The table below looks at the statistics for OS/400 skills 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 OS/400 over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM OS/400 (OS400)
Rank - - 218
Contract jobs citing OS/400 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.014%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate - £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1378 1647 1462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 23.03% 22.65% 20.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1042 1117 1015
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 77 72
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.66 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.90% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £120.00 £27.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

OS/400
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OS/400 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

OS/400 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OS/400
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 OS/400 across the City of London region.

OS/400 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London