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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AS/400
Rank 560 518 464
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -54
Contract jobs citing AS400 71 89 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.53% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 44 51
Median daily rate £350 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £179 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £479 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £200 £285
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -29.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 16
Median hourly rate £28.00 £28.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.88% -13.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 - £32.50
AS400
UK

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
16726 16874 15817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.50% 32.70% 32.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10894 10786 9685
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 584 664 640
Median hourly rate £20.81 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.58% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing AS400 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AS400 across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

AS400 Hourly Rate Histogram in England

AS400
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
London -4 39 £450 +38.46% 1
South East -5 18 £300 -22.58% 2
North East -36 8 £211 +75.41%
East Midlands +3 4 £300 -7.69%
West Midlands -24 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 £413 -
AS400
UK

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing AS400 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 England region with a requirement for AS400.

1 61 (39.10%) iSeries
2 53 (33.97%) SQL
2 53 (33.97%) Windows
3 50 (32.05%) IBM
4 43 (27.56%) Finance
5 42 (26.92%) RPG
6 36 (23.08%) Linux
7 31 (19.87%) DB2
8 27 (17.31%) Change Management
9 25 (16.03%) Mainframe
9 25 (16.03%) Data Centre
10 24 (15.38%) Unix
11 23 (14.74%) Oracle
12 22 (14.10%) ITIL
13 21 (13.46%) SAP
13 21 (13.46%) Migration
14 19 (12.18%) VMware
14 19 (12.18%) Tivoli
14 19 (12.18%) Active Directory
15 18 (11.54%) MCP
15 18 (11.54%) Windows 7
16 17 (10.90%) Incident Management
16 17 (10.90%) Citrix
17 16 (10.26%) HP
17 16 (10.26%) COBOL
17 16 (10.26%) Cisco
17 16 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
18 15 (9.62%) RPG IV
18 15 (9.62%) Project Management
18 15 (9.62%) Banking

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (8.97%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.13%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.85%) MQSeries
4 5 (3.21%) IIS
5 4 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.56%) iPlanet
5 4 (2.56%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.28%) CICS
6 2 (1.28%) Tuxedo
6 2 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.64%) Confluence
7 1 (0.64%) JBoss
7 1 (0.64%) nginx
7 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (8.97%) MS Office
2 4 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.56%) BusinessWare
1 4 (2.56%) INSURE/90
1 4 (2.56%) Misys Equation
1 4 (2.56%) SAP CRM
1 4 (2.56%) SAP R/3
1 4 (2.56%) Unica
2 3 (1.92%) Misys Midas
3 2 (1.28%) SAP APO
3 2 (1.28%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.64%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.64%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.64%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.64%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.64%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.77%) Mimecast
2 3 (1.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.97%) TCP/IP
2 12 (7.69%) LAN
3 11 (7.05%) WAN
4 9 (5.77%) Wireless
5 6 (3.85%) Firewall
5 6 (3.85%) Internet
5 6 (3.85%) Intranet
6 5 (3.21%) FTP
7 3 (1.92%) SAN
8 2 (1.28%) CTI
8 2 (1.28%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.64%) 3G
9 1 (0.64%) DHCP
9 1 (0.64%) DNS
9 1 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.87%) DB2
2 14 (8.97%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.21%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.56%) DB2 UDB
4 4 (2.56%) DTS
4 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.28%) DataStage
5 2 (1.28%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.64%) MySQL
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (1.92%) ChangeMan
1 3 (1.92%) JIRA
2 2 (1.28%) LSMW
3 1 (0.64%) Ant
3 1 (0.64%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.64%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.64%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.64%) Maven
3 1 (0.64%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.64%) Serena SBM
3 1 (0.64%) Subversion
3 1 (0.64%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.64%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (27.56%) Finance
2 15 (9.62%) Banking
3 9 (5.77%) Legal
3 9 (5.77%) Retail
4 4 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.28%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.28%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.64%) Electronics
7 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.64%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (25.64%) Analyst
2 33 (21.15%) Developer
3 29 (18.59%) AS400 Developer
3 29 (18.59%) RPG Developer
4 12 (7.69%) Linux Operator
4 12 (7.69%) Programmer
5 11 (7.05%) Architect
6 10 (6.41%) Citrix Specialist
6 10 (6.41%) Linux Specialist
6 10 (6.41%) Service Analyst
6 10 (6.41%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (6.41%) VMware Specialist
7 9 (5.77%) AS400 Support
8 8 (5.13%) AS400 Programmer
8 8 (5.13%) COBOL Programmer
9 7 (4.49%) AS400 Operator
9 7 (4.49%) Consultant
9 7 (4.49%) Project Manager
9 7 (4.49%) Test Analyst
10 6 (3.85%) AS400 Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.69%) .NET
2 9 (5.77%) Middleware
3 6 (3.85%) ISPF
4 4 (2.56%) MSMQ
4 4 (2.56%) ODBC
4 4 (2.56%) SAP XI
5 2 (1.28%) BAPI
5 2 (1.28%) Web Services
6 1 (0.64%) EDI
6 1 (0.64%) LAMP
6 1 (0.64%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.64%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 61 (39.10%) iSeries
2 25 (16.03%) Data Centre
2 25 (16.03%) Mainframe
3 14 (8.97%) Management Information System
4 11 (7.05%) Blackberry
5 10 (6.41%) Computer Science
6 9 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (5.77%) Mathematics
6 9 (5.77%) Tandem
7 8 (5.13%) IBM Mainframe
7 8 (5.13%) User Experience
8 4 (2.56%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.56%) FMCG
9 3 (1.92%) HACMP
10 2 (1.28%) Data Conversion
10 2 (1.28%) Data Extraction
10 2 (1.28%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.28%) IVR
10 2 (1.28%) LPAR
10 2 (1.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 53 (33.97%) Windows
2 36 (23.08%) Linux
3 24 (15.38%) Unix
4 18 (11.54%) Windows 7
5 16 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (6.41%) AIX
6 10 (6.41%) Windows XP
6 10 (6.41%) zOS
7 9 (5.77%) Apple iOS
8 6 (3.85%) Windows Server
9 5 (3.21%) Solaris
9 5 (3.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.56%) OS/400
11 3 (1.92%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.64%) HPUX
12 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (17.31%) Change Management
2 22 (14.10%) ITIL
3 21 (13.46%) Migration
4 17 (10.90%) Incident Management
5 15 (9.62%) Project Management
6 11 (7.05%) Coaching
7 9 (5.77%) ITSM
7 9 (5.77%) Mentoring
7 9 (5.77%) Network Management
7 9 (5.77%) SAP Security
7 9 (5.77%) SDLC
7 9 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (5.13%) Test Scripting
9 7 (4.49%) ETL
9 7 (4.49%) Regression Testing
9 7 (4.49%) System Integration Testing
9 7 (4.49%) Unit Testing
10 6 (3.85%) Data Migration
10 6 (3.85%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (33.97%) SQL
2 42 (26.92%) RPG
3 16 (10.26%) COBOL
4 15 (9.62%) RPG IV
5 13 (8.33%) Java
6 12 (7.69%) C
7 8 (5.13%) JCL
8 7 (4.49%) Shell Script
9 6 (3.85%) RPG/400
10 5 (3.21%) C++
11 4 (2.56%) REXX
12 2 (1.28%) C#
12 2 (1.28%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.28%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.28%) VB
13 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.64%) Delphi
13 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.64%) Python
13 1 (0.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (11.54%) MCP
2 13 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (8.33%) Degree
2 13 (8.33%) MCSE
2 13 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.77%) CCNA
3 9 (5.77%) CCNP
3 9 (5.77%) MCDBA
4 8 (5.13%) Security Cleared
5 7 (4.49%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.85%) ISEB
6 6 (3.85%) ISTQB
7 5 (3.21%) CISSP
8 4 (2.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 4 (2.56%) CCSP
8 4 (2.56%) CISM
8 4 (2.56%) MCDST
9 2 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.77%) QA
1 9 (5.77%) SLA
2 5 (3.21%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.28%) GxP
3 2 (1.28%) SEPA
4 1 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.64%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.64%) MiFID
4 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (12.18%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 7 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.21%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (2.56%) ClearTrust
4 4 (2.56%) Time Sharing Option
5 2 (1.28%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 1 (0.64%) Docker
6 1 (0.64%) Firmware
6 1 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (12.18%) Tivoli
2 9 (5.77%) Backup Exec
2 9 (5.77%) HP SIM
2 9 (5.77%) OpenView
2 9 (5.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (3.21%) SCCM
3 5 (3.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (2.56%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.28%) Tivoli NetView
6 1 (0.64%) Ansible
6 1 (0.64%) Control-M
6 1 (0.64%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.64%) Nagios
6 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.64%) OVSD
6 1 (0.64%) Puppet
6 1 (0.64%) Scalr
6 1 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.64%) WMI
Vendors
1 50 (32.05%) IBM
2 23 (14.74%) Oracle
3 21 (13.46%) SAP
4 19 (12.18%) VMware
5 17 (10.90%) Citrix
6 16 (10.26%) Cisco
6 16 (10.26%) HP
7 14 (8.97%) Microsoft
8 10 (6.41%) Avaya
9 9 (5.77%) Becrypt
9 9 (5.77%) Symantec
10 5 (3.21%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.56%) BEA
11 4 (2.56%) CA
11 4 (2.56%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.56%) Informatica
11 4 (2.56%) Misys
11 4 (2.56%) Sybase
11 4 (2.56%) Vitria
12 3 (1.92%) CommVault
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £467.50 per day
Posted: 5 days ago