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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AS/400
Rank 486 539 467
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -72
Contract jobs citing AS400 110 54 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.11% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 0.36% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 47
Average daily rate £300 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £263 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £502 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £29.00 £39.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.58% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £39.50 -
% change year-on-year
-41.77% -
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
15327 14891 14927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.48% 31.62% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10014 9364 9160
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 614 641 629
Average hourly rate £21.40 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £11.50 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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 11 February 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
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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +36 39 £344 -19.11% 7
South East +38 35 £288 +5.12% 1
East Midlands -7 15 £275 -25.42% 2
East of England +5 10 £210 -53.33% 2
West Midlands -8 7 £275 -11.29%
South West +6 2 £363 -
Yorkshire -29 1 - -
North East - 1 £323 -
AS400
UK

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 102 (46.79%) IBM
2 96 (44.04%) iSeries
3 92 (42.20%) Windows
4 74 (33.94%) SQL
5 68 (31.19%) RPG
6 64 (29.36%) DB2
7 60 (27.52%) Linux
8 51 (23.39%) Change Management
9 46 (21.10%) VMware
10 43 (19.72%) Tivoli
11 39 (17.89%) Mainframe
11 39 (17.89%) Data Centre
12 33 (15.14%) Analytical Skills
13 32 (14.68%) Citrix
13 32 (14.68%) Cisco
13 32 (14.68%) Finance
14 30 (13.76%) Active Directory
15 29 (13.30%) Incident Management
15 29 (13.30%) Windows Server 2008
16 28 (12.84%) Unix
17 25 (11.47%) Microsoft
17 25 (11.47%) IBM Mainframe
18 24 (11.01%) zOS
18 24 (11.01%) Banking
19 23 (10.55%) JCL
19 23 (10.55%) Oracle
19 23 (10.55%) SQL Server
20 21 (9.63%) MS Exchange
20 21 (9.63%) ISPF
20 21 (9.63%) RPG IV

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 21 (9.63%) MS Exchange
2 19 (8.72%) WebSphere
3 13 (5.96%) MQSeries
4 12 (5.50%) CICS
5 11 (5.05%) IIS
6 9 (4.13%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (4.13%) iPlanet
6 9 (4.13%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.83%) IBM Domino
8 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.92%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (5.50%) MS Office
2 2 (0.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.92%) MS Project
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (5.05%) Misys Equation
1 11 (5.05%) SAP R/3
2 9 (4.13%) BusinessWare
3 8 (3.67%) assyst
4 7 (3.21%) BPCS
5 5 (2.29%) INSURE/90
6 2 (0.92%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.92%) Unica
7 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.46%) Maximo
7 1 (0.46%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.13%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.46%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.34%) Firewall
2 15 (6.88%) FTP
3 13 (5.96%) LAN
4 10 (4.59%) WAN
5 9 (4.13%) TCP/IP
5 9 (4.13%) Wireless
6 7 (3.21%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (2.75%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (1.83%) SAN
9 3 (1.38%) Internet
9 3 (1.38%) NAS
10 2 (0.92%) Intranet
10 2 (0.92%) LDAP
10 2 (0.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (29.36%) DB2
2 23 (10.55%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.13%) DB2 UDB
4 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.92%) DTS
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.92%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.46%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 11 (5.05%) ChangeMan
2 2 (0.92%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.92%) TestDirector
2 2 (0.92%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.46%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.46%) Selenium
3 1 (0.46%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.46%) Synon
3 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.46%) TestComplete
General
1 32 (14.68%) Finance
2 24 (11.01%) Banking
3 12 (5.50%) Retail
4 10 (4.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.38%) Automotive
7 2 (0.92%) Back Office
7 2 (0.92%) Legal
7 2 (0.92%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Front Office
8 1 (0.46%) International Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 77 (35.32%) Analyst
2 56 (25.69%) Developer
3 45 (20.64%) AS400 Developer
3 45 (20.64%) RPG Developer
4 32 (14.68%) Linux Operator
5 29 (13.30%) Linux Specialist
6 15 (6.88%) Programmer
7 14 (6.42%) Architect
7 14 (6.42%) Citrix Specialist
7 14 (6.42%) VMware Specialist
8 13 (5.96%) Analyst Programmer
8 13 (5.96%) Operations Analyst
9 12 (5.50%) Support Analyst
10 10 (4.59%) AS400 Support
10 10 (4.59%) Service Analyst
11 9 (4.13%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
11 9 (4.13%) AS400 Programmer
11 9 (4.13%) Security Architect
11 9 (4.13%) Service Desk Analyst
12 8 (3.67%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.63%) ISPF
2 15 (6.88%) .NET
3 9 (4.13%) MSMQ
4 6 (2.75%) XML
5 5 (2.29%) EDI
5 5 (2.29%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (1.83%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.83%) ODBC
7 2 (0.92%) HTML
7 2 (0.92%) Middleware
7 2 (0.92%) SAP XI
8 1 (0.46%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.46%) Classic ASP
8 1 (0.46%) CSS
8 1 (0.46%) SOAP
8 1 (0.46%) Spring
8 1 (0.46%) WCF
8 1 (0.46%) Web Services
8 1 (0.46%) WinForms
8 1 (0.46%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 96 (44.04%) iSeries
2 39 (17.89%) Data Centre
2 39 (17.89%) Mainframe
3 33 (15.14%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (11.47%) IBM Mainframe
5 12 (5.50%) FMCG
5 12 (5.50%) Management Information System
6 11 (5.05%) HACMP
7 9 (4.13%) Blackberry
8 6 (2.75%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (1.83%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.38%) CMDB
11 2 (0.92%) Life Science
11 2 (0.92%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.92%) Tandem
11 2 (0.92%) VSAM
12 1 (0.46%) Clustering
12 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.46%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.46%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 92 (42.20%) Windows
2 60 (27.52%) Linux
3 29 (13.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (12.84%) Unix
5 24 (11.01%) zOS
6 18 (8.26%) Windows 7
7 13 (5.96%) MVS
7 13 (5.96%) Windows Server
8 11 (5.05%) Windows XP
9 10 (4.59%) AIX
9 10 (4.59%) Solaris
10 9 (4.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.92%) VME
12 2 (0.92%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.46%) Android
13 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.46%) OS/400
13 1 (0.46%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (23.39%) Change Management
2 29 (13.30%) Incident Management
3 16 (7.34%) High Availability
4 15 (6.88%) Information Security
4 15 (6.88%) ITIL
4 15 (6.88%) Vulnerability Management
5 14 (6.42%) ERP
6 13 (5.96%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (5.05%) Identity Access Management
7 11 (5.05%) Migration
8 10 (4.59%) Security Operations
9 9 (4.13%) Coaching
9 9 (4.13%) DoDAF
9 9 (4.13%) Mentoring
9 9 (4.13%) MODAF
9 9 (4.13%) Project Management
9 9 (4.13%) SABSA
9 9 (4.13%) TOGAF
10 8 (3.67%) Information Management
10 8 (3.67%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (33.94%) SQL
2 68 (31.19%) RPG
3 23 (10.55%) JCL
4 21 (9.63%) RPG IV
5 12 (5.50%) C#
5 12 (5.50%) COBOL
6 11 (5.05%) Shell Script
7 9 (4.13%) REXX
8 8 (3.67%) Java
9 7 (3.21%) VB
10 6 (2.75%) RPG/400
11 4 (1.83%) C
12 2 (0.92%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.92%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.92%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.92%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (6.88%) CISSP
2 10 (4.59%) Degree
3 9 (4.13%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 9 (4.13%) CCSP
3 9 (4.13%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (4.13%) CISM
4 5 (2.29%) ISEB
4 5 (2.29%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.29%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.75%) ISO27002
1 6 (2.75%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.92%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.92%) SLA
3 1 (0.46%) GxP
3 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.46%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (13.76%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.05%) Time Sharing Option
2 11 (5.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 10 (4.59%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 9 (4.13%) ClearTrust
5 8 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (1.83%) vSphere
7 3 (1.38%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.92%) RACF
Systems Management
1 43 (19.72%) Tivoli
2 10 (4.59%) Tivoli NetView
3 9 (4.13%) CA Single Sign-On
4 5 (2.29%) Backup Exec
4 5 (2.29%) Control-M
5 3 (1.38%) HP SIM
5 3 (1.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (1.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.92%) OMEGAMON
7 1 (0.46%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 102 (46.79%) IBM
2 46 (21.10%) VMware
3 32 (14.68%) Cisco
3 32 (14.68%) Citrix
4 25 (11.47%) Microsoft
5 23 (10.55%) Oracle
6 15 (6.88%) SAP
7 12 (5.50%) Misys
8 10 (4.59%) HP
9 9 (4.13%) BEA
9 9 (4.13%) CA
9 9 (4.13%) CheckPoint
9 9 (4.13%) Vitria
10 6 (2.75%) Infor
11 4 (1.83%) Intel
11 4 (1.83%) MAPICS
12 3 (1.38%) Avaya
12 3 (1.38%) JD Edwards
12 3 (1.38%) LANSA
12 3 (1.38%) Symantec
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