The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank - 39 37
Contract jobs citing iSeries 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.72% 0.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.13% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £350 £475
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-52.94% +30.76%
iSeries
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
83 94 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 30.18% 33.94% 28.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 36 33
Median daily rate £350 £305 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £70 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £372 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 9
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.35 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.74% -38.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £9.67 £10.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £40.47 £36.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.88 £17.88
% change year-on-year
+15.20% +5.62%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

iSeries
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

iSeries Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

iSeries
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft