The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 97 95 89
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing iSeries 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.063% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.44% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £356 £425
% change year-on-year
+13.68% -16.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £32.50
iSeries
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
433 455 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.23% 28.56% 28.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 237 221
Median daily rate £400 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 36 33
Median hourly rate £16.09 £18.52 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.12% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.43 £12.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £39.40 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £19.29 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -1.07%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing iSeries as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

iSeries
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

iSeries Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

iSeries
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

iSeries Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

iSeries
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 iSeries within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 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 +12 1 - -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing iSeries 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 iSeries.

1 2 (40.00%) RPG
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) DTS
1 2 (40.00%) Intel
1 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (40.00%) Informatica
1 2 (40.00%) AS400
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) SAP CRM
1 2 (40.00%) SAP XI
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) Unica
1 2 (40.00%) RPG IV
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) EDI
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

iSeries
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (40.00%) DTS
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (40.00%) AS400 Support
1 2 (40.00%) Head of Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
2 1 (20.00%) Head of IT Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SAP XI
2 1 (20.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) RPG
1 2 (40.00%) RPG IV
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Informatica
1 2 (40.00%) Intel
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft