The table below looks at the statistics for OS/400 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OS/400 over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM OS/400 (OS400)
UK / England
Rank - 603 576
Contract jobs citing OS/400 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.002% 0.013%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.010% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £225 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -49.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £225 £379
% change year-on-year
- -40.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £39.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8606 9737 10672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.71% 21.27% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5512 5895 6352
Median daily rate £400 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 520 749 872
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.50 £36.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

OS/400
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing OS/400 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

OS/400 Jobs Demand Trend in England

OS/400
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OS/400 across the England region.

OS/400 Daily Rate Trend in England

OS/400
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OS/400 across the England region.

OS/400 Hourly Rate Trend in England

OS/400
Top 17 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OS/400 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 OS/400.

1 8 (100.00%) AS400
2 7 (87.50%) iSeries
3 6 (75.00%) Migration
3 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (75.00%) High Availability
3 6 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) RPG IV
4 2 (25.00%) RPG
4 2 (25.00%) DB2
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement

OS/400
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) AS400 Support
1 6 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) AS400 Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) AS400
2 7 (87.50%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (75.00%) High Availability
1 6 (75.00%) Migration
1 6 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) RPG
1 2 (25.00%) RPG IV
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL