The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AS/400
Rank - 85 85
Contract jobs citing AS400 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.070% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.28% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £264 £210 £311
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -32.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 - £32.50
AS400
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
456 353 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.42% 24.57% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 179 208
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 12
Median hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -11.90%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing AS400 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

AS400
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

AS400 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

AS400
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

AS400 Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh