The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AS/400
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing AS400 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon - - 2.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £313 £338
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 £16.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year
+65.15% -64.89%
AS400
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
81 41 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 31.52% 29.71% 43.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 37 29
Average daily rate £393 £350 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -18.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £267 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

AS400
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

AS400 Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

AS400
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

AS400 Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon