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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 104 102 85
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Contract jobs citing iSeries 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.067% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.43% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £350 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50
iSeries
West Yorkshire

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
493 467 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 33.13% 30.21% 29.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 344 224
Median daily rate £425 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 5
Median hourly rate £14.13 £12.10 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.71% -11.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £9.00 £12.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.51 £107.50 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.38% -14.28%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Domino
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Intel
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) JCL
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Tandem
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) ISPF
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option

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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Domino
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Environment Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) ISPF
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JCL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Intel
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle