The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 359 369 381
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Contract jobs citing iSeries 34 12 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.055% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.17% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 24
Average daily rate £463 £463 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £293 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £548 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £29.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -45.45%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7313 7083 8726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.29% 32.73% 31.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5159 4930 5848
Average daily rate £455 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.21% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 160 220
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.42 £13.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £54.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -20.00%
iSeries
England

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iSeries across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in London

iSeries
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

iSeries Daily Rate Trend in London

iSeries
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iSeries across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

iSeries Daily Rate Histogram in London

iSeries
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

iSeries Hourly Rate Trend in London

iSeries
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 iSeries within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -3 5 - -
Bromley - 5 £575 -
Romford - 2 £375 -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing iSeries 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 iSeries.

1 29 (51.79%) AS400
2 21 (37.50%) IBM
2 21 (37.50%) SQL
3 18 (32.14%) Citrix
4 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
5 16 (28.57%) Solaris
6 15 (26.79%) Linux
6 15 (26.79%) Windows
6 15 (26.79%) Finance
7 12 (21.43%) RPG
7 12 (21.43%) Mainframe
8 10 (17.86%) SAN
8 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
9 9 (16.07%) UNIX
9 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
9 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
10 8 (14.29%) Middleware
10 8 (14.29%) zOS
10 8 (14.29%) Intranet
10 8 (14.29%) Internet
10 8 (14.29%) EMC
10 8 (14.29%) Oracle
10 8 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
11 7 (12.50%) Data Quality
11 7 (12.50%) Reference Data
11 7 (12.50%) VBA
11 7 (12.50%) COBOL
11 7 (12.50%) Project Management
11 7 (12.50%) Data Management

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing iSeries 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 iSeries. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.36%) MS Project Server
2 2 (3.57%) CICS
3 1 (1.79%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.71%) MS Visio
3 4 (7.14%) MS Office
4 3 (5.36%) MS Project
5 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Misys Midas
2 1 (1.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.79%) Magento
2 1 (1.79%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.79%) Movex
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.79%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) SAN
2 8 (14.29%) Intranet
2 8 (14.29%) Internet
3 2 (3.57%) Firewall
4 1 (1.79%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (7.14%) DB2
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Synon
2 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (26.79%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Advertising
4 2 (3.57%) Back Office
4 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.79%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) French Language
5 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) Architect
2 9 (16.07%) Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Capacity Analyst
3 6 (10.71%) Capacity Management Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (8.93%) Project Manager
4 5 (8.93%) Business Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Analyst Programmer
4 5 (8.93%) Programmer
4 5 (8.93%) Support Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Senior Support Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (5.36%) COBOL Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Designer
6 3 (5.36%) Designer
6 3 (5.36%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) RPG Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) Middleware
2 3 (5.36%) XML
3 2 (3.57%) .NET
3 2 (3.57%) Synon Analyst Programmer
4 1 (1.79%) FIXML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (51.79%) AS400
2 12 (21.43%) Mainframe
3 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (12.50%) Reference Data
5 4 (7.14%) Replication
6 2 (3.57%) Derivative
6 2 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.79%) Physics
7 1 (1.79%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.79%) Tandem
7 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Solaris
2 15 (26.79%) Linux
2 15 (26.79%) Windows
3 9 (16.07%) UNIX
4 8 (14.29%) zOS
5 6 (10.71%) AIX
6 1 (1.79%) HPUX
6 1 (1.79%) OS/400
6 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
2 7 (12.50%) Project Management
2 7 (12.50%) Data Management
3 6 (10.71%) Quality Management
3 6 (10.71%) Business Analysis
3 6 (10.71%) Performance Management
3 6 (10.71%) Information Security
3 6 (10.71%) Capacity Management
4 5 (8.93%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (8.93%) Change Management
5 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.36%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.36%) ITIL
6 3 (5.36%) Migration
6 3 (5.36%) Supplier Management
6 3 (5.36%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (5.36%) Web Development
7 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (3.57%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) SQL
2 12 (21.43%) RPG
3 7 (12.50%) VBA
3 7 (12.50%) COBOL
4 6 (10.71%) Java
5 4 (7.14%) RPG IV
6 1 (1.79%) RPG III
6 1 (1.79%) PHP
6 1 (1.79%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) PMP
2 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Tivoli
1 6 (10.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) IBM
2 18 (32.14%) Citrix
3 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
4 8 (14.29%) EMC
4 8 (14.29%) Oracle
5 6 (10.71%) BMC
5 6 (10.71%) NetApp
6 4 (7.14%) VMware
7 2 (3.57%) JD Edwards
7 2 (3.57%) SAP
8 1 (1.79%) Cognos
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