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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank 378 341 345
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +4
Contract jobs citing AS400 9 43 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.044% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.54% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 24
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£425 £400 £426
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £363 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £513 £564
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +224.13%
AS400
England

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
7282 7944 7609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.45% 37.41% 38.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5000 5477 5385
Average daily rate £450 £450 £466
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 158 153
Average hourly rate £20.22 £22.75 £21.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.10% +8.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.43 £14.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AS400 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AS400 across the London region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

AS400 Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the London region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
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City of London +3 1 £400 - 2
AS400
England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing AS400 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited AS400.

1 13 (44.83%) RPG
2 11 (37.93%) iSeries
3 10 (34.48%) RPG IV
4 5 (17.24%) Banking
4 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
5 4 (13.79%) Migration
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.34%) Finance
6 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
6 3 (10.34%) IBM
6 3 (10.34%) SQL
6 3 (10.34%) DB2
6 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
6 3 (10.34%) Data Mapping
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (6.90%) VCP4
7 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (6.90%) Misys Equation
7 2 (6.90%) Use Case
7 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Bond Adapt
7 2 (6.90%) Oracle
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
7 2 (6.90%) Web Services
7 2 (6.90%) OO

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing AS400 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited AS400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.45%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Misys Equation
1 2 (6.90%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) WLAN
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
1 1 (3.45%) FTP
1 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) DB2
1 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.90%) Star Schema
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Toad
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Redmine
2 1 (3.45%) JUnit
2 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (17.24%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) RPG Developer
2 11 (37.93%) AS400 Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Test Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) CRM Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Backup Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) CRM Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) JavaBeans
2 1 (3.45%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.45%) Spring
2 1 (3.45%) Java EE
2 1 (3.45%) JSON
2 1 (3.45%) JPA
2 1 (3.45%) REST
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) JSP
2 1 (3.45%) SOAP
2 1 (3.45%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) iSeries
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.45%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) UNIX
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
2 4 (13.79%) Migration
3 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
3 3 (10.34%) Data Mapping
4 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
4 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Use Case
4 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.90%) Workflow
4 2 (6.90%) OO
4 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.45%) Service Management
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) CRM
5 1 (3.45%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) RPG
2 10 (34.48%) RPG IV
3 3 (10.34%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) VCP4
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) IBM
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Misys
2 2 (6.90%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (6.90%) JD Edwards
2 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.45%) Canoo
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft