The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AS/400
South East / Kent
Rank 41 41 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing AS400 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.51% 1.47% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.12% 5.95% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Median daily rate £468 £210 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.61% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
- -56.96%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
97 84 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 36.60% 24.78% 20.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 60 33
Median daily rate £338 £363 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +52.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £205 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £505 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £29.92 £13.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.15% +13.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £17.94
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.43%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing AS400 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

AS400
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AS400 across the Kent region.

AS400 Daily Rate Trend in Kent

AS400
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AS400 across the Kent region.

AS400 Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

AS400
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AS400 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 Kent region with a requirement for AS400.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) RPG

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Development Manager
1 4 (80.00%) IT Development Manager
1 4 (80.00%) IT Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Development Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Senior IT Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) RPG
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago