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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank 540 472 442
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -30
Contract jobs citing AS400 51 95 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.60% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 47 34
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£363 £350 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £183 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £422 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £16.50 £47.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.89% +62.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £47.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-64.89% +213.33%
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
15648 15811 13621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.86% 31.80% 31.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9733 9969 8336
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 579 620 585
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.91 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -6 21 £375 -6.25% 5
South East -40 13 £385 +14.07% 6
East of England +11 5 £320 +28.00% 3
East Midlands -11 4 £450 - 5
South West +4 3 £325 +25.00% 2
West Midlands -15 1 - - 1
North West -19 1 - - 3
Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
South Coast - 1 £350 -
AS400
UK

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (40.19%) iSeries
2 35 (32.71%) IBM
3 29 (27.10%) RPG
4 26 (24.30%) SQL
5 25 (23.36%) Windows
6 22 (20.56%) Microsoft
7 20 (18.69%) Linux
7 20 (18.69%) Finance
8 19 (17.76%) DB2
9 16 (14.95%) Mainframe
9 16 (14.95%) UNIX
10 15 (14.02%) VMware
11 13 (12.15%) Banking
11 13 (12.15%) MS Office
11 13 (12.15%) TCP/IP
12 12 (11.21%) Migration
13 11 (10.28%) Security Management
13 11 (10.28%) Oracle
13 11 (10.28%) AIX
13 11 (10.28%) Citrix
13 11 (10.28%) RPG IV
14 10 (9.35%) Tivoli
14 10 (9.35%) ITIL
14 10 (9.35%) SQL Server
14 10 (9.35%) ERP
14 10 (9.35%) Retail
14 10 (9.35%) WebSphere
15 9 (8.41%) SAP
15 9 (8.41%) Project Management
16 8 (7.48%) OS/400

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 10 (9.35%) WebSphere
2 7 (6.54%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.93%) IIS
4 1 (0.93%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.93%) MQSeries
Applications
1 13 (12.15%) MS Office
2 6 (5.61%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Maximo
1 5 (4.67%) Misys Equation
2 2 (1.87%) Bond Adapt
2 2 (1.87%) PRMS
3 1 (0.93%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.15%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.54%) SAN
2 7 (6.54%) Firewall
3 6 (5.61%) LAN
3 6 (5.61%) WAN
4 5 (4.67%) FTP
4 5 (4.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (3.74%) Internet
5 4 (3.74%) APPN
5 4 (3.74%) SNA
5 4 (3.74%) HTTP
6 2 (1.87%) Network Security
6 2 (1.87%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.93%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.93%) VPN
7 1 (0.93%) DHCP
7 1 (0.93%) WLAN
7 1 (0.93%) DNS
7 1 (0.93%) VLAN
7 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.76%) DB2
2 10 (9.35%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.80%) MS Access
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (1.87%) LoadRunner
1 2 (1.87%) Selenium
1 2 (1.87%) TestComplete
1 2 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.87%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.93%) TestDirector
General
1 20 (18.69%) Finance
2 13 (12.15%) Banking
3 10 (9.35%) Retail
4 7 (6.54%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.87%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.87%) Automotive
5 2 (1.87%) Legal
5 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.93%) Front Office
6 1 (0.93%) Billing
Job Titles
1 30 (28.04%) Analyst
2 18 (16.82%) Developer
3 12 (11.21%) AS400 Developer
4 11 (10.28%) RPG Developer
5 10 (9.35%) Test Analyst
6 8 (7.48%) Consultant
7 6 (5.61%) Tester
7 6 (5.61%) Administrator
7 6 (5.61%) Programmer
7 6 (5.61%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.67%) Security Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Senior Security Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Analyst Programmer
9 4 (3.74%) Coordinator
9 4 (3.74%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.74%) Test Leader
10 3 (2.80%) Project Manager
10 3 (2.80%) Test Manager
10 3 (2.80%) AS400 Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.74%) APPC
2 3 (2.80%) .NET
3 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.87%) SOAP
3 2 (1.87%) Flash
3 2 (1.87%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.87%) Middleware
3 2 (1.87%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (1.87%) HTML
4 1 (0.93%) EDI
4 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (40.19%) iSeries
2 16 (14.95%) Mainframe
3 8 (7.48%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.67%) LPAR
6 3 (2.80%) Derivative
6 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.80%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.87%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.87%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.93%) NHS
8 1 (0.93%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.36%) Windows
2 20 (18.69%) Linux
3 16 (14.95%) UNIX
4 11 (10.28%) AIX
5 8 (7.48%) OS/400
6 5 (4.67%) Windows XP
6 5 (4.67%) zOS
7 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.74%) i5/OS
7 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.74%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.74%) Solaris
8 2 (1.87%) HPUX
8 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.87%) Android
9 1 (0.93%) SUSE
9 1 (0.93%) VMS
9 1 (0.93%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (11.21%) Migration
2 11 (10.28%) Security Management
3 10 (9.35%) ITIL
3 10 (9.35%) ERP
4 9 (8.41%) Project Management
5 8 (7.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (7.48%) Test Scripting
6 7 (6.54%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (6.54%) Information Security
7 6 (5.61%) PRINCE2
7 6 (5.61%) Data Migration
8 5 (4.67%) Content Management
8 5 (4.67%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (3.74%) Logistics
9 4 (3.74%) Change Management
9 4 (3.74%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (3.74%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (3.74%) Software Testing
9 4 (3.74%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.10%) RPG
2 26 (24.30%) SQL
3 11 (10.28%) RPG IV
4 7 (6.54%) COBOL
5 5 (4.67%) C
6 3 (2.80%) Java
6 3 (2.80%) RPG/400
7 2 (1.87%) C#
7 2 (1.87%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.93%) VB
8 1 (0.93%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.74%) CISSP
1 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (3.74%) IBM Certification
2 3 (2.80%) MCITP
2 3 (2.80%) MCSE
2 3 (2.80%) ISEB
3 2 (1.87%) PMP
3 2 (1.87%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.87%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.87%) HP APS
4 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) QA
2 4 (3.74%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.80%) SLA
4 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.74%) PowerHA
2 4 (3.74%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.80%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.87%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.87%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.93%) vSphere
5 1 (0.93%) MetaFrame
5 1 (0.93%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (9.35%) Tivoli
2 7 (6.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (3.74%) Tivoli NetView
4 3 (2.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (2.80%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.93%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 35 (32.71%) IBM
2 22 (20.56%) Microsoft
3 15 (14.02%) VMware
4 11 (10.28%) Oracle
4 11 (10.28%) Citrix
5 9 (8.41%) SAP
6 6 (5.61%) HP
7 5 (4.67%) Misys
8 4 (3.74%) Intel
8 4 (3.74%) BMC
8 4 (3.74%) NetIQ
9 3 (2.80%) Charles River
9 3 (2.80%) NetApp
10 2 (1.87%) Cisco
10 2 (1.87%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.87%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.87%) Endeca
10 2 (1.87%) Google
10 2 (1.87%) Coremetrics
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