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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 104 107 71
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -36
Contract jobs citing iSeries 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.21% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.40% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £325 £350 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £356 £425
% change year-on-year
+13.68% -16.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £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
467 503 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.57% 30.14% 30.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 349 190
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £529 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 8
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £9.09 £13.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £28.60 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

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 28 August 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 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) FTP
3 2 (40.00%) Intel
3 2 (40.00%) RPG
3 2 (40.00%) IBM Domino
3 2 (40.00%) AS400
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (20.00%) Tandem
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) ISPF
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) SCOM
4 1 (20.00%) Polycom
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) RPG IV
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
4 1 (20.00%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (20.00%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) vRealize

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 2 (40.00%) IBM Domino
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) AS400 Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) AS400 Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Developer
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) ISPF
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) AS400
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Tandem
2 1 (20.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) OS/400
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) RPG
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JCL
3 1 (20.00%) RPG IV
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Time Sharing Option
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Polycom
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) VMware