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 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM OS/400 (OS400)
Rank 608 641 607
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -34
Contract jobs citing OS/400 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.067% 0.018% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate - £285 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OS/400
UK

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
10487 11143 11605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.08% 21.43% 22.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6685 6655 6829
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 569 871 1022
Median hourly rate £16.40 £16.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.63% +2.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OS/400 within the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 6 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
OS/400
UK

OS/400
Top 27 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) AS400
2 9 (90.00%) iSeries
3 7 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (70.00%) Migration
3 7 (70.00%) High Availability
4 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (30.00%) IBM
6 2 (20.00%) RPG
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) DB2
7 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (10.00%) SLA
7 1 (10.00%) IBM Certification
7 1 (10.00%) zOS
7 1 (10.00%) Firmware
7 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
7 1 (10.00%) Java
7 1 (10.00%) Replication
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) LPAR
7 1 (10.00%) RPG/400
7 1 (10.00%) RPG IV
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) AS400 Support
2 6 (60.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) AS400 Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) AS400
2 9 (90.00%) iSeries
3 1 (10.00%) LPAR
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (70.00%) High Availability
1 7 (70.00%) Migration
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) RPG
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) RPG IV
2 1 (10.00%) RPG/400
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Certification
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) IBM