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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AS/400
Rank 89 99 95
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing AS400 7 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.43% 0.23% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.58% 0.82% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £288 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £16.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year
+65.15% -64.89%
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
442 490 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.32% 27.79% 29.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 258 196
Median daily rate £325 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 56
Median hourly rate £18.00 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £10.50 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

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 3 May 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
Nottinghamshire - 3 £275 -
Leicestershire +5 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 £300 -
AS400
England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
1 11 (52.38%) IBM
1 11 (52.38%) Mainframe
2 10 (47.62%) DB2
2 10 (47.62%) IBM Mainframe
3 8 (38.10%) RPG
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle
3 8 (38.10%) RPG IV
4 7 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 6 (28.57%) Control-M
5 6 (28.57%) Migration
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) Banking
6 5 (23.81%) Retail
6 5 (23.81%) iSeries
7 4 (19.05%) Data Quality
7 4 (19.05%) Unica
7 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (19.05%) SAP
7 4 (19.05%) CRM
7 4 (19.05%) DTS
7 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (19.05%) Informatica
7 4 (19.05%) SAP CRM
7 4 (19.05%) SAP XI
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
8 3 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (14.29%) COBOL
9 2 (9.52%) Data Centre

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (33.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) SAP CRM
1 4 (19.05%) Unica
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
1 2 (9.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) DB2
3 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (19.05%) DTS
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (23.81%) Banking
1 5 (23.81%) Retail
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Applications Support
3 4 (19.05%) AS400 Developer
3 4 (19.05%) AS400 Support
3 4 (19.05%) RPG Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (14.29%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
4 3 (14.29%) AS400 Programmer
4 3 (14.29%) Mainframe Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) Computer Operator
6 1 (4.76%) COBOL Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) COBOL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Mainframe Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Mainframe Operator
6 1 (4.76%) Mainframe Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Computer Operator
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Unix Operator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) SAP XI
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Mainframe
2 10 (47.62%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (23.81%) iSeries
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Migration
2 4 (19.05%) CRM
3 1 (4.76%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) RPG
1 8 (38.10%) RPG IV
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) COBOL
4 1 (4.76%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Control-M
2 2 (9.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) IBM
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) Informatica
3 4 (19.05%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Intel