The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 511 457 467
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +10
Contract jobs citing AS400 78 103 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.69% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 52 38
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£350 £419 £382
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.41% +9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £284 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £394 £325
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +21.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £39.50 £20.75 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.36% +5.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £11.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+243.47% -41.77%
AS400
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15520 15026 13698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.71% 31.76% 30.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10130 9507 8217
Average daily rate £425 £408 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 599 635 778
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in England

AS400
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

AS400 Daily Rate Trend in England

AS400
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AS400 across the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

AS400 Daily Rate Histogram in England

AS400
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

AS400 Hourly Rate Trend in England

AS400
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 18 December 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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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
South East -25 26 £272 -30.98% 2
London -15 17 £356 -19.94% 1
East Midlands +18 13 £363 +50.25%
West Midlands -3 6 £375 -16.66%
East of England -6 5 £450 +40.62% 2
Yorkshire -17 5 £290 -31.76% 2
North West -11 3 £400 -20.00% 4
South West -40 1 - - 2
North East - 1 £375 -
AS400
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AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 100 (46.73%) iSeries
2 79 (36.92%) RPG
3 46 (21.50%) IBM
4 45 (21.03%) RPG IV
5 44 (20.56%) Finance
6 35 (16.36%) SQL
7 30 (14.02%) Windows
8 27 (12.62%) Migration
8 27 (12.62%) Mainframe
9 25 (11.68%) COBOL
10 24 (11.21%) TCP/IP
11 21 (9.81%) Microsoft
11 21 (9.81%) UNIX
12 20 (9.35%) C
12 20 (9.35%) Banking
13 19 (8.88%) ITIL
14 18 (8.41%) DB2
14 18 (8.41%) FTP
14 18 (8.41%) Active Directory
15 17 (7.94%) AIX
16 16 (7.48%) PRINCE2
16 16 (7.48%) Oracle
17 15 (7.01%) ERP
17 15 (7.01%) HP
17 15 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (6.54%) Linux
18 14 (6.54%) MS Office
19 13 (6.07%) PMI Certification
19 13 (6.07%) Retail
19 13 (6.07%) Logistics

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 10 (4.67%) WebSphere
2 6 (2.80%) MQSeries
3 4 (1.87%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.40%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.40%) IIS
5 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.93%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.93%) SAS
5 2 (0.93%) JBoss
6 1 (0.47%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.47%) Apache
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (6.54%) MS Office
2 7 (3.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.80%) BPCS
2 4 (1.87%) Misys Midas
3 2 (0.93%) PRMS
4 1 (0.47%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.47%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.47%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.47%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.47%) Bond Adapt
4 1 (0.47%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.21%) TCP/IP
2 18 (8.41%) FTP
3 7 (3.27%) Internet
3 7 (3.27%) HTTP
4 5 (2.34%) Firewall
4 5 (2.34%) APPN
4 5 (2.34%) SAN
5 4 (1.87%) LAN
5 4 (1.87%) WAN
6 3 (1.40%) IP Telephony
6 3 (1.40%) SNA
7 1 (0.47%) RTP
7 1 (0.47%) DNS
7 1 (0.47%) IPv4
7 1 (0.47%) IPv6
7 1 (0.47%) Intranet
7 1 (0.47%) LDAP
7 1 (0.47%) SMS
7 1 (0.47%) DHCP
7 1 (0.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.41%) DB2
2 11 (5.14%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.80%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.93%) QlikView
4 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.93%) MS Access
4 2 (0.93%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.47%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (1.40%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (1.40%) ERwin
1 3 (1.40%) Synon
2 2 (0.93%) JIRA
2 2 (0.93%) Toad
2 2 (0.93%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.47%) MSI
3 1 (0.47%) Visual LANSA
3 1 (0.47%) LSMW
3 1 (0.47%) Subversion
3 1 (0.47%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.47%) JUnit
3 1 (0.47%) Selenium
3 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.47%) Redmine
General
1 44 (20.56%) Finance
2 20 (9.35%) Banking
3 13 (6.07%) Retail
4 7 (3.27%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.87%) International Banking
6 3 (1.40%) Automotive
6 3 (1.40%) Back Office
7 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.47%) Legal
8 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.47%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 60 (28.04%) Developer
2 46 (21.50%) Analyst
3 32 (14.95%) AS400 Developer
4 26 (12.15%) Consultant
5 19 (8.88%) RPG Developer
6 18 (8.41%) Programmer
7 15 (7.01%) Analyst Programmer
7 15 (7.01%) Test Analyst
8 13 (6.07%) Project Manager
9 11 (5.14%) Applications Support
10 7 (3.27%) Support Analyst
10 7 (3.27%) Technical Support
10 7 (3.27%) RPG Programmer
10 7 (3.27%) AS400 Operator
11 6 (2.80%) RPG Analyst Programmer
11 6 (2.80%) Applications Consultant
12 5 (2.34%) Architect
12 5 (2.34%) COBOL Developer
12 5 (2.34%) Help Desk Operator
12 5 (2.34%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.14%) Middleware
2 5 (2.34%) APPC
2 5 (2.34%) HTML
3 3 (1.40%) SOAP
3 3 (1.40%) Web Services
3 3 (1.40%) XML
4 2 (0.93%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (0.93%) J2EE
4 2 (0.93%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (0.93%) JRockit
5 1 (0.47%) BAPI
5 1 (0.47%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.47%) Spring
5 1 (0.47%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.47%) JavaBeans
5 1 (0.47%) Flash
5 1 (0.47%) ODBC
5 1 (0.47%) Struts
5 1 (0.47%) CSS
5 1 (0.47%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 100 (46.73%) iSeries
2 27 (12.62%) Mainframe
3 10 (4.67%) PMI
4 5 (2.34%) LPAR
5 4 (1.87%) SWIFT
5 4 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.40%) Replication
6 3 (1.40%) CMDB
7 2 (0.93%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.93%) DataPower
7 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.93%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.93%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.93%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.93%) SecurID
7 2 (0.93%) VAX
8 1 (0.47%) Clustering
8 1 (0.47%) Tandem
8 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (14.02%) Windows
2 21 (9.81%) UNIX
3 17 (7.94%) AIX
4 14 (6.54%) Linux
5 10 (4.67%) OS/400
6 7 (3.27%) i5/OS
6 7 (3.27%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.34%) Solaris
9 4 (1.87%) MVS
10 3 (1.40%) SUSE
10 3 (1.40%) VMS
10 3 (1.40%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.93%) HPUX
11 2 (0.93%) zOS
12 1 (0.47%) Android
12 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (12.62%) Migration
2 19 (8.88%) ITIL
3 16 (7.48%) PRINCE2
4 15 (7.01%) ERP
4 15 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (6.07%) Logistics
6 11 (5.14%) Change Management
7 10 (4.67%) Data Migration
8 8 (3.74%) Problem Management
8 8 (3.74%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (3.74%) Project Management
9 7 (3.27%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (3.27%) E-Commerce
10 6 (2.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (2.80%) Incident Management
11 5 (2.34%) Service Management
11 5 (2.34%) Software Testing
11 5 (2.34%) Data Modelling
11 5 (2.34%) Test Scripting
12 4 (1.87%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 79 (36.92%) RPG
2 45 (21.03%) RPG IV
3 35 (16.36%) SQL
4 25 (11.68%) COBOL
5 20 (9.35%) C
6 12 (5.61%) RPG/400
7 7 (3.27%) Java
8 1 (0.47%) JCL
8 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.47%) ABAP
8 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (6.07%) PMI Certification
2 4 (1.87%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.87%) MCSE
2 4 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.40%) MCITP
3 3 (1.40%) PMP
3 3 (1.40%) IBM Certification
4 2 (0.93%) HP APS
4 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.93%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.93%) ISEB
5 1 (0.47%) MCDST
5 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.80%) SLA
2 5 (2.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.47%) GxP
3 1 (0.47%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (8.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.34%) VMware ESX
2 5 (2.34%) Firmware
3 3 (1.40%) vSphere
3 3 (1.40%) PowerHA
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.47%) Squid
5 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.27%) Tivoli NetView
2 6 (2.80%) Tivoli
3 5 (2.34%) OpenView
3 5 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (2.34%) HP SIM
4 4 (1.87%) Control-M
4 4 (1.87%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.40%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (1.40%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.93%) SCCM
6 2 (0.93%) SCOM
6 2 (0.93%) Legato
6 2 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.93%) Netcool
6 2 (0.93%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.93%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.47%) Foglight
7 1 (0.47%) OMEGAMON
7 1 (0.47%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 46 (21.50%) IBM
2 21 (9.81%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.48%) Oracle
4 15 (7.01%) HP
5 8 (3.74%) Citrix
5 8 (3.74%) VMware
6 7 (3.27%) EMC
7 5 (2.34%) BMC
7 5 (2.34%) SAP
8 4 (1.87%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.87%) Intel
9 3 (1.40%) Dell
9 3 (1.40%) Cisco
9 3 (1.40%) NetIQ
9 3 (1.40%) NetApp
10 2 (0.93%) SolarWinds
10 2 (0.93%) Wall Street Systems
10 2 (0.93%) Fortinet
10 2 (0.93%) Veritas
10 2 (0.93%) JD Edwards
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