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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AS/400
Rank 98 93 83
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Contract jobs citing AS400 2 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.12% 0.32% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 1.05% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Median daily rate £300 £263 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £278 £350 £295
% change year-on-year
-20.71% +18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+41.50% +12.76%
AS400
England

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
472 478 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 28.35% 30.58% 26.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 279 249
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 27
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.28 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.86% +8.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.53 £12.65 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £38.25 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing AS400 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 2 £300 -
AS400
England

AS400
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing AS400 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for AS400.

1 3 (75.00%) COBOL
2 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (50.00%) RPG
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (25.00%) Control-M
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) COBOL Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) AS400 Developer
2 2 (50.00%) RPG Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) COBOL Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) DB2 Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) COBOL
2 2 (50.00%) RPG
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) JD Edwards