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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank 485 423 467
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +44
Contract jobs citing AS400 90 131 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.84% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 57 33
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£350 £353 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% -12.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £455 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £300 £263
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 5
Average hourly rate £28.25 £32.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.07% +140.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.25 £27.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £32.50 £22.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +140.74%
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
15863 15567 15390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.91% 32.51% 33.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10128 9643 9314
Average daily rate £420 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 584 594 672
Average hourly rate £18.90 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.80% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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
London -33 34 £355 -11.25% 1
South East -22 26 £383 +26.97%
East of England -5 9 £315 +26.00% 3
South West -11 7 £210 -47.50%
East Midlands -3 4 £388 - 2
Yorkshire -19 4 £438 +56.25% 4
West Midlands -6 2 £318 -30.97% 1
South Coast - 2 £350 -
North East -22 1 £120 -
North West -22 1 - - 2
AS400
UK

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 43 (33.86%) iSeries
2 39 (30.71%) Windows
3 37 (29.13%) RPG
4 33 (25.98%) SQL
4 33 (25.98%) Linux
5 27 (21.26%) UNIX
5 27 (21.26%) Microsoft
6 26 (20.47%) IBM
7 23 (18.11%) Mainframe
7 23 (18.11%) DB2
8 20 (15.75%) WebSphere
9 18 (14.17%) SAP
9 18 (14.17%) ITIL
10 17 (13.39%) AIX
10 17 (13.39%) VMware
11 15 (11.81%) Finance
12 14 (11.02%) Security Management
12 14 (11.02%) Citrix
13 13 (10.24%) Tivoli
13 13 (10.24%) SQL Server
14 12 (9.45%) MS Exchange
15 11 (8.66%) Oracle
15 11 (8.66%) Change Management
15 11 (8.66%) Maximo
15 11 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (7.87%) RPG IV
16 10 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (7.87%) Migration
17 9 (7.09%) Java
17 9 (7.09%) MS Office

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 20 (15.75%) WebSphere
2 12 (9.45%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.57%) CICS
3 2 (1.57%) IIS
3 2 (1.57%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.79%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (7.09%) MS Office
2 5 (3.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (8.66%) Maximo
2 5 (3.94%) Misys Equation
3 3 (2.36%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.57%) INSURE/90
4 2 (1.57%) Bond Adapt
5 1 (0.79%) SunGard GMI
5 1 (0.79%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.79%) Misys Midas
5 1 (0.79%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.36%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.09%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.30%) SAN
2 8 (6.30%) Firewall
2 8 (6.30%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (5.51%) FTP
4 3 (2.36%) LAN
4 3 (2.36%) WAN
5 2 (1.57%) X.400
6 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.79%) Wireless
6 1 (0.79%) VLAN
6 1 (0.79%) Network Security
6 1 (0.79%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.79%) WLAN
6 1 (0.79%) HTTP
6 1 (0.79%) Internet
6 1 (0.79%) APPN
6 1 (0.79%) VPN
6 1 (0.79%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.11%) DB2
2 13 (10.24%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.57%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.79%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.79%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (2.36%) LoadRunner
1 3 (2.36%) ChangeMan
1 3 (2.36%) Selenium
1 3 (2.36%) TestComplete
1 3 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (2.36%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.79%) Subversion
2 1 (0.79%) Synon
2 1 (0.79%) TestDirector
General
1 15 (11.81%) Finance
2 8 (6.30%) Banking
3 6 (4.72%) Retail
4 4 (3.15%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.15%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.57%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.79%) French Language
6 1 (0.79%) German Language
6 1 (0.79%) Front Office
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Games
6 1 (0.79%) Billing
Job Titles
1 43 (33.86%) Analyst
2 20 (15.75%) Developer
3 15 (11.81%) AS400 Developer
4 10 (7.87%) Consultant
4 10 (7.87%) Programmer
4 10 (7.87%) Test Analyst
4 10 (7.87%) RPG Developer
5 8 (6.30%) Analyst Programmer
5 8 (6.30%) Security Analyst
6 7 (5.51%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (4.72%) Technical Manager
7 6 (4.72%) Senior Security Analyst
8 5 (3.94%) Administrator
8 5 (3.94%) Support Analyst
8 5 (3.94%) Business Analyst
8 5 (3.94%) Tester
9 4 (3.15%) Test Manager
9 4 (3.15%) DB2 Consultant
10 3 (2.36%) Designer
10 3 (2.36%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.30%) .NET
2 4 (3.15%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (3.15%) ISPF
3 3 (2.36%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (2.36%) HTML
3 3 (2.36%) EDI
3 3 (2.36%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.36%) SOAP
4 2 (1.57%) Middleware
4 2 (1.57%) EDIFACT
5 1 (0.79%) JRules
5 1 (0.79%) APPC
5 1 (0.79%) XML
5 1 (0.79%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 43 (33.86%) iSeries
2 23 (18.11%) Mainframe
3 11 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.09%) IBM Mainframe
5 8 (6.30%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.94%) LPAR
7 4 (3.15%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.36%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.36%) Derivative
9 2 (1.57%) HACMP
9 2 (1.57%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.57%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.79%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.79%) Clustering
10 1 (0.79%) VSAM
10 1 (0.79%) NHS
10 1 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (30.71%) Windows
2 33 (25.98%) Linux
3 27 (21.26%) UNIX
4 17 (13.39%) AIX
5 9 (7.09%) OS/400
6 8 (6.30%) zOS
7 3 (2.36%) Android
7 3 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.36%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.36%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.57%) HPUX
8 2 (1.57%) Solaris
8 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.57%) SUSE
9 1 (0.79%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.79%) i5/OS
9 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.79%) VMS
9 1 (0.79%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (14.17%) ITIL
2 14 (11.02%) Security Management
3 11 (8.66%) Change Management
4 10 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (7.87%) Migration
5 9 (7.09%) Content Management
5 9 (7.09%) Information Security
5 9 (7.09%) Test Scripting
6 8 (6.30%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (5.51%) Project Management
8 6 (4.72%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (4.72%) Integration Testing
8 6 (4.72%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (4.72%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (3.94%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (3.94%) Manual Testing
9 5 (3.94%) ERP
10 4 (3.15%) ETL
10 4 (3.15%) E-Commerce
10 4 (3.15%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 37 (29.13%) RPG
2 33 (25.98%) SQL
3 10 (7.87%) RPG IV
4 9 (7.09%) Java
5 4 (3.15%) JCL
5 4 (3.15%) COBOL
5 4 (3.15%) REXX
6 3 (2.36%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.36%) C#
7 2 (1.57%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.57%) ActionScript
7 2 (1.57%) ActionScript 2.0
7 2 (1.57%) RPG/400
8 1 (0.79%) VB
8 1 (0.79%) C
8 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.72%) CISSP
2 3 (2.36%) ISEB
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.79%) IBM Certification
3 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.72%) SLA
1 6 (4.72%) QA
1 6 (4.72%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (6.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (2.36%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.36%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.57%) vSphere
5 1 (0.79%) PowerHA
5 1 (0.79%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 13 (10.24%) Tivoli
2 7 (5.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (3.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.57%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.79%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.79%) Tivoli NetView
5 1 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (21.26%) Microsoft
2 26 (20.47%) IBM
3 18 (14.17%) SAP
4 17 (13.39%) VMware
5 14 (11.02%) Citrix
6 11 (8.66%) Oracle
7 5 (3.94%) Misys
8 4 (3.15%) HP
9 3 (2.36%) BMC
9 3 (2.36%) Sun
9 3 (2.36%) Endeca
9 3 (2.36%) Google
9 3 (2.36%) Coremetrics
9 3 (2.36%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.36%) Charles River
10 2 (1.57%) OpenText
10 2 (1.57%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.57%) Infor
10 2 (1.57%) Intel
10 2 (1.57%) Cisco
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