The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM iSeries
Rank 82 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing iSeries 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.63% 0.14% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.92% 0.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.11 £15.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+27.36% +25.00%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
364 365 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.88% 25.89% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 268 199
Median daily rate £410 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +13.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 16
Median hourly rate £14.20 £16.00 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +30.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £13.65 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.10 £18.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +25.22%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

iSeries
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

iSeries Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

iSeries
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

iSeries Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 9 (90.00%) Unix
2 8 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 8 (80.00%) Finance
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) ITIL
3 7 (70.00%) Avaya
3 7 (70.00%) People Management
4 5 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) IBM Domino
4 5 (50.00%) SLA
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) Wealth Management
5 4 (40.00%) Retail
5 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (20.00%) Tandem
6 2 (20.00%) IBM
6 2 (20.00%) Law
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) FTP
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) JCL
6 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
6 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (20.00%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (20.00%) Service Management

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) IBM Domino
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Engineering Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) ISPF
2 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (20.00%) Tandem
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Blog
2 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Unix
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) People Management
3 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (40.00%) Wealth Management
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JCL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Avaya
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (20.00%) IBM