The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 117 119 100
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Contract jobs citing iSeries 2 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.10% 0.19% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.58% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 7
Median daily rate £463 £370 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +52.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 13
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - £32.50
iSeries
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
643 686 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.57% 31.91% 28.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 403 347
Median daily rate £385 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 45 32
Median hourly rate £40.50 £17.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+134.78% -46.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £13.05 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.22 £46.50 £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing iSeries as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

iSeries
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing iSeries across the Hampshire region.

iSeries Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

iSeries
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iSeries across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

iSeries Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

iSeries
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing iSeries across the Hampshire region.

iSeries Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

iSeries
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Southampton - 2 £463 -
iSeries
South East

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing iSeries 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) POSIX
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) OS/400
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) FabricPath
3 1 (33.33%) TRILL
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Lisp
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) FabricPath
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) IPv4
1 1 (33.33%) IPv6
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) TRILL
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) AS400
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) OS/400
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Sun