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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank 494 428 450
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +22
Contract jobs citing AS400 63 111 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.79% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 51 44
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£330 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £39.50 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 - £21.50
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
13894 14021 12698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.48% 31.44% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8858 8772 7714
Average daily rate £425 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 562 563 765
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £11.90 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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 -14 17 £273 +3.20% 3
London -26 13 £413 +3.12% 7
East Midlands +26 11 £350 +75.00%
Yorkshire -4 9 £276 - 2
East of England -2 7 £450 - 4
West Midlands +1 3 £310 -31.11% 1
North West -4 2 £438 -12.50% 3
South West -28 1 - - 2
North East - - - -
AS400
UK

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 86 (46.24%) iSeries
2 71 (38.17%) RPG
3 45 (24.19%) IBM
4 44 (23.66%) Finance
5 41 (22.04%) RPG IV
6 35 (18.82%) SQL
7 23 (12.37%) DB2
7 23 (12.37%) Windows
8 22 (11.83%) COBOL
8 22 (11.83%) Migration
9 20 (10.75%) Microsoft
10 19 (10.22%) Mainframe
11 18 (9.68%) UNIX
12 17 (9.14%) TCP/IP
12 17 (9.14%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (8.06%) Banking
13 15 (8.06%) C
13 15 (8.06%) ITIL
13 15 (8.06%) MS Office
14 14 (7.53%) ERP
15 13 (6.99%) Retail
15 13 (6.99%) Logistics
15 13 (6.99%) Oracle
16 12 (6.45%) PRINCE2
16 12 (6.45%) FTP
17 11 (5.91%) Active Directory
17 11 (5.91%) HP
17 11 (5.91%) Data Warehouse
18 10 (5.38%) AIX
18 10 (5.38%) Linux

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 6 (3.23%) WebSphere
2 5 (2.69%) MQSeries
3 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.54%) Confluence
4 1 (0.54%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.54%) Apache
4 1 (0.54%) JBoss
4 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.54%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (8.06%) MS Office
2 8 (4.30%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.23%) BPCS
2 3 (1.61%) Misys Midas
3 2 (1.08%) PRMS
4 1 (0.54%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.54%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.54%) Bond Adapt
4 1 (0.54%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.54%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.54%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.14%) TCP/IP
2 12 (6.45%) FTP
3 8 (4.30%) Internet
4 6 (3.23%) LAN
4 6 (3.23%) WAN
4 6 (3.23%) HTTP
5 5 (2.69%) APPN
6 4 (2.15%) SAN
6 4 (2.15%) SNA
6 4 (2.15%) Firewall
7 3 (1.61%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.08%) Network Security
9 1 (0.54%) Wireless
9 1 (0.54%) RTP
9 1 (0.54%) Intranet
9 1 (0.54%) DNS
9 1 (0.54%) IPv4
9 1 (0.54%) IPv6
9 1 (0.54%) WLAN
9 1 (0.54%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.37%) DB2
2 11 (5.91%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.69%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.61%) MS Access
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.08%) Star Schema
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.54%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.61%) ERwin
1 3 (1.61%) Synon
2 2 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (1.08%) Toad
2 2 (1.08%) JIRA
3 1 (0.54%) Selenium
3 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.54%) Redmine
3 1 (0.54%) LSMW
3 1 (0.54%) Subversion
3 1 (0.54%) MSI
3 1 (0.54%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.54%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.54%) JUnit
General
1 44 (23.66%) Finance
2 15 (8.06%) Banking
3 13 (6.99%) Retail
4 7 (3.76%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.61%) International Banking
5 3 (1.61%) Automotive
5 3 (1.61%) Back Office
6 2 (1.08%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.08%) Legal
7 1 (0.54%) Czech Language
7 1 (0.54%) German Language
7 1 (0.54%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 56 (30.11%) Developer
2 41 (22.04%) Analyst
3 29 (15.59%) AS400 Developer
4 23 (12.37%) Consultant
5 17 (9.14%) Programmer
5 17 (9.14%) RPG Developer
6 14 (7.53%) Analyst Programmer
6 14 (7.53%) Test Analyst
7 8 (4.30%) Project Manager
7 8 (4.30%) Applications Support
8 7 (3.76%) AS400 Operator
9 6 (3.23%) RPG Programmer
9 6 (3.23%) Applications Consultant
9 6 (3.23%) Support Analyst
10 5 (2.69%) Agile Test Analyst
10 5 (2.69%) Tester
10 5 (2.69%) Help Desk Operator
10 5 (2.69%) COBOL Developer
10 5 (2.69%) Developer Analyst
11 4 (2.15%) RPG Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.23%) Middleware
2 5 (2.69%) APPC
2 5 (2.69%) HTML
3 2 (1.08%) SOAP
3 2 (1.08%) Web Services
3 2 (1.08%) XML
3 2 (1.08%) Flash
4 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (0.54%) JPA
4 1 (0.54%) REST
4 1 (0.54%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.54%) BAPI
4 1 (0.54%) Java EE
4 1 (0.54%) JSON
4 1 (0.54%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.54%) Spring
4 1 (0.54%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.54%) JavaBeans
4 1 (0.54%) CSS
4 1 (0.54%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 86 (46.24%) iSeries
2 19 (10.22%) Mainframe
3 5 (2.69%) PMI
4 4 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.61%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (1.61%) LPAR
5 3 (1.61%) SWIFT
5 3 (1.61%) Replication
5 3 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.08%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.08%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.54%) CMDB
7 1 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.54%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.54%) DataPower
7 1 (0.54%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.37%) Windows
2 18 (9.68%) UNIX
3 10 (5.38%) AIX
3 10 (5.38%) Linux
4 9 (4.84%) OS/400
5 8 (4.30%) Windows 7
6 7 (3.76%) i5/OS
7 5 (2.69%) Solaris
8 4 (2.15%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.61%) HPUX
10 2 (1.08%) MVS
10 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.54%) Android
11 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.54%) SUSE
11 1 (0.54%) zOS
11 1 (0.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (11.83%) Migration
2 17 (9.14%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (8.06%) ITIL
4 14 (7.53%) ERP
5 13 (6.99%) Logistics
6 12 (6.45%) PRINCE2
7 9 (4.84%) Data Migration
8 8 (4.30%) Project Management
8 8 (4.30%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (3.76%) Problem Management
9 7 (3.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (3.76%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (3.23%) Service Management
10 6 (3.23%) Test Scripting
11 5 (2.69%) Technical Analysis
11 5 (2.69%) Change Management
11 5 (2.69%) Software Testing
11 5 (2.69%) E-Commerce
12 4 (2.15%) Data Modelling
12 4 (2.15%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 71 (38.17%) RPG
2 41 (22.04%) RPG IV
3 35 (18.82%) SQL
4 22 (11.83%) COBOL
5 15 (8.06%) C
6 10 (5.38%) RPG/400
7 6 (3.23%) Java
8 2 (1.08%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.54%) JCL
9 1 (0.54%) ABAP
9 1 (0.54%) VBA
9 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (4.30%) PMI Certification
2 4 (2.15%) MCSE
2 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.15%) IBM Certification
2 4 (2.15%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.61%) MCITP
3 3 (1.61%) PMP
3 3 (1.61%) ISEB
4 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.08%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.08%) HP APS
5 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.54%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.61%) QA
2 3 (1.61%) SLA
3 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.54%) GxP
System Software
1 11 (5.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.69%) Firmware
3 4 (2.15%) VMware ESX
3 4 (2.15%) PowerHA
4 2 (1.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.54%) vSphere
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.54%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (3.76%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.69%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.69%) Tivoli NetView
3 4 (2.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.61%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.08%) OpenView
5 2 (1.08%) Control-M
5 2 (1.08%) HP SIM
5 2 (1.08%) SCOM
5 2 (1.08%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.54%) SCCM
6 1 (0.54%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.54%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.54%) Foglight
6 1 (0.54%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.54%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 45 (24.19%) IBM
2 20 (10.75%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.99%) Oracle
4 11 (5.91%) HP
5 8 (4.30%) Citrix
6 7 (3.76%) SAP
7 6 (3.23%) VMware
8 5 (2.69%) Intel
9 4 (2.15%) BMC
9 4 (2.15%) NetApp
9 4 (2.15%) EMC
9 4 (2.15%) NetIQ
10 3 (1.61%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.61%) Cisco
10 3 (1.61%) Business Objects
11 2 (1.08%) SunGard
11 2 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (1.08%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.08%) Fortinet
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