The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank - - 96
Contract jobs citing AS400 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £323 £263
% change year-on-year
-37.98% +22.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-30.76% +47.72%
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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 East Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
476 430 405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.27% 28.25% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 230 205
Average daily rate £330 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.04% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 33 30
Average hourly rate £18.52 £17.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £12.44 £8.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £54.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

AS400
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

AS400 Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

AS400
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

AS400 Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (66.67%) iSeries
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Kronos
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Infor
3 1 (16.67%) Intel
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) RPG
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos
3 1 (16.67%) EDI
3 1 (16.67%) OS/400
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Server Building

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos TM1
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Programmer
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (16.67%) AS400 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) iSeries
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Intel
2 1 (16.67%) Kronos
2 1 (16.67%) Infor
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos
2 1 (16.67%) IBM