The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 201 216 204
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Contract jobs citing AS400 2 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.035% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.099% 0.44% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 7
Average daily rate
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- £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-17.24% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -11.39%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2027 2725 2376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.56% 38.48% 36.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1584 2039 1775
Average daily rate £450 £475 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £632 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 48 61
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.67 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.55 £41.53 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AS400 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

AS400
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AS400 across the City of London region.

AS400 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

AS400
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AS400 across the City of London region.

AS400 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing AS400 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited AS400.

1 7 (63.64%) RPG
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) FTP
2 6 (54.55%) RPG IV
3 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 4 (36.36%) International Banking
5 3 (27.27%) DB2
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) MS Office
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) iSeries
6 2 (18.18%) RPG/400
6 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
6 2 (18.18%) Release Management
6 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 1 (9.09%) System Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Advent
7 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
7 1 (9.09%) Avaloq
7 1 (9.09%) JPA
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Subversion
7 1 (9.09%) Information Management
7 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing AS400 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited AS400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) FTP
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) DB2
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Redmine
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) International Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Programmer
2 5 (45.45%) RPG Programmer
2 5 (45.45%) RPG Analyst Programmer
2 5 (45.45%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
4 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) JPA
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) Java EE
1 1 (9.09%) JSON
1 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) JSP
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) Struts
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) iSeries
2 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Change Management
1 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
1 2 (18.18%) Release Management
1 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
2 1 (9.09%) System Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
2 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Information Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Fund Management
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) TDD
2 1 (9.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) RPG
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) RPG IV
3 2 (18.18%) RPG/400
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Advent
2 1 (9.09%) Avaloq
2 1 (9.09%) Canoo
2 1 (9.09%) Temenos