The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 23 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AS/400
England / London
Rank 394 382 404
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +22
Contract jobs citing AS400 6 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.15% 0.052%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.085% 0.40% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Median daily rate £450 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £196 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £509 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -30.37%

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7031 7446 7585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.07% 36.07% 35.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4853 5157 5321
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 138 153
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.06 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.67% +22.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in London

AS400
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

AS400 Daily Rate Trend in London

AS400
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

AS400 Hourly Rate Trend in London

AS400
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -4 1 - -
AS400
England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 London region with a requirement for AS400.

1 26 (78.79%) RPG
2 14 (42.42%) SQL
3 13 (39.39%) iSeries
4 10 (30.30%) Finance
4 10 (30.30%) DB2
5 8 (24.24%) RPG IV
6 7 (21.21%) IBM
7 5 (15.15%) EDI
7 5 (15.15%) JD Edwards
7 5 (15.15%) MQSeries
7 5 (15.15%) JDE World
7 5 (15.15%) Feature Driven Development
7 5 (15.15%) RPG/400
7 5 (15.15%) Banking
8 3 (9.09%) Misys
8 3 (9.09%) General Ledger
8 3 (9.09%) Misys Equation
8 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.06%) System Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (6.06%) QA
9 2 (6.06%) Data Architecture
9 2 (6.06%) Release Management
9 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
9 2 (6.06%) Logistics
9 2 (6.06%) SWIFT
9 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (6.06%) SQL Server

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (15.15%) MQSeries
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) JDE World
2 3 (9.09%) Misys Equation
3 1 (3.03%) BPCS
3 1 (3.03%) Misys Midas
3 1 (3.03%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) CTI
1 1 (3.03%) LDAP
1 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) DB2
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) PVCS
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Developer
2 13 (39.39%) AS400 Developer
3 11 (33.33%) RPG Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
6 4 (12.12%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Consultant
8 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce Manager
8 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce Project Manager
8 2 (6.06%) JDE Consultant
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
9 1 (3.03%) Agile Project Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Digital Project Manager
9 1 (3.03%) IT Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (3.03%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Senior AS400 Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) EDI
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) jQuery
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) iSeries
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (6.06%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.03%) IVR
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) AIX
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Feature Driven Development
2 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.06%) Change Management
3 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
3 2 (6.06%) Data Architecture
3 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL
3 2 (6.06%) Logistics
3 2 (6.06%) Migration
3 2 (6.06%) Project Management
3 2 (6.06%) Release Management
3 2 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (6.06%) System Testing
4 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.03%) CRM
4 1 (3.03%) ETL
4 1 (3.03%) MVC
4 1 (3.03%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) RPG
2 14 (42.42%) SQL
3 8 (24.24%) RPG IV
4 5 (15.15%) RPG/400
5 1 (3.03%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) VB
5 1 (3.03%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) GMP
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) IAG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Core Impact
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) IBM
2 5 (15.15%) JD Edwards
3 3 (9.09%) Misys
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Microgen
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Remedy