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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank - 84 -
Contract jobs citing AS400 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.16% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-30.76% +140.74%
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
403 327 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.05% 25.57% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 190 109
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £241 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 4
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +61.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £12.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £26.25 £19.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.66 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +5.00%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AS400 across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (75.00%) Unisys
2 2 (50.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) RPG
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) OS/400
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Epicor
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) iSeries
3 1 (25.00%) RPG IV
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Trainer
1 3 (75.00%) IT Trainer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iSeries
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (25.00%) System Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) RPG
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) RPG IV
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Unisys
2 1 (25.00%) Epicor
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle