The first table below looks at the demand for OS/400 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OS/400 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM OS/400 (OS400)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OS/400 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £225
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +72.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
159 153 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.49% 24.21% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 75 101
Average daily rate £280 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.11% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £243 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 37
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £33.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
OS/400
East of England

OS/400
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OS/400 across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

OS/400 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire