The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East of England region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 127 - 137
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing AS400 15 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.51% - 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.29% - 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £263 £394
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+140.74% +8.00%
Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
654 584 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 22.35% 24.46% 20.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 261 286
Average daily rate £350 £331 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £214 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £457 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 87 90
Average hourly rate £27.00 £26.00 £30.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -14.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.42 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £39.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.00%
AS400
England

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

AS400
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

AS400 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

AS400
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AS400 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

AS400 Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

AS400
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

AS400 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

AS400
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk - 8 £250 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £353 - 1
Essex - 1 £200 -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
AS400
England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 11 (36.67%) Mainframe
1 11 (36.67%) iSeries
2 10 (33.33%) Windows
3 9 (30.00%) Change Management
4 8 (26.67%) AIX
4 8 (26.67%) IBM
5 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
5 7 (23.33%) C
5 7 (23.33%) PMI
5 7 (23.33%) PMI Certification
6 6 (20.00%) OS/400
7 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 5 (16.67%) SQL
7 5 (16.67%) HP
7 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
8 4 (13.33%) Migration
8 4 (13.33%) MVS
8 4 (13.33%) ITIL
8 4 (13.33%) Oracle
8 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
9 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
9 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (10.00%) EMC
9 3 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
9 3 (10.00%) Change Control
9 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
10 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) MQSeries
1 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) TestDirector
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) AS400 Support
2 7 (23.33%) Project Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Support
4 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Support Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) IT Support
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.33%) Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.33%) Developer
7 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Backup Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Production Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) XSD
2 1 (3.33%) XSLT
2 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Mainframe
1 11 (36.67%) iSeries
2 7 (23.33%) PMI
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) AIX
3 6 (20.00%) OS/400
4 4 (13.33%) MVS
5 2 (6.67%) Linux
6 1 (3.33%) UNIX
6 1 (3.33%) Solaris
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Change Management
2 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
3 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 4 (13.33%) Migration
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (10.00%) Change Control
6 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.67%) ETL
6 2 (6.67%) CRM
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.33%) Workflow
7 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.33%) Quality Management
7 1 (3.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C
2 5 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.67%) HP SIM
2 2 (6.67%) OpenView
3 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) IBM
2 5 (16.67%) HP
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.00%) EMC
5 2 (6.67%) Business Objects
5 2 (6.67%) SAP
6 1 (3.33%) NetApp
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix
6 1 (3.33%) BMC