The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 405 404 386
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs citing iSeries 40 20 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.084% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.23% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 15
Median daily rate £450 £400 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £538 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £356 £425
% change year-on-year
+13.68% -16.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +113.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £32.50
iSeries
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
8366 8834 9064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.32% 37.23% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5865 6107 6044
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 167 182
Median hourly rate £17.80 £21.30 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.43% +13.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.02 £13.00 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.05 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +5.26%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing iSeries as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +23 3 £500 +5.26%
Brentford - 1 - -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 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 London region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 25 (37.88%) Linux
2 24 (36.36%) IBM
3 22 (33.33%) Finance
4 19 (28.79%) DB2
5 17 (25.76%) AS400
6 15 (22.73%) ITIL
7 14 (21.21%) AIX
7 14 (21.21%) Oracle
7 14 (21.21%) Change Management
7 14 (21.21%) WebSphere
8 13 (19.70%) Middleware
9 12 (18.18%) SAN
9 12 (18.18%) SDLC
10 11 (16.67%) RPG IV
10 11 (16.67%) RPG
10 11 (16.67%) SQL
11 10 (15.15%) Banking
11 10 (15.15%) Unix
11 10 (15.15%) Windows
11 10 (15.15%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (15.15%) Apple iOS
12 9 (13.64%) Sitecore
12 9 (13.64%) Release Management
12 9 (13.64%) System Integration Testing
12 9 (13.64%) JBoss
12 9 (13.64%) webMethods
12 9 (13.64%) Configuration Management
13 8 (12.12%) MQSeries
14 7 (10.61%) JMS
14 7 (10.61%) SAX

iSeries
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 14 (21.21%) WebSphere
2 9 (13.64%) JBoss
3 8 (12.12%) MQSeries
4 6 (9.09%) Apache
5 4 (6.06%) WebSphere Portal
6 2 (3.03%) FileNet
6 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.03%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.52%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.52%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.52%) IBM Transformation Extender
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.52%) BPCS
2 1 (1.52%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.52%) Movex
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.52%) SunGard GMI
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) SAN
2 6 (9.09%) SSL
3 3 (4.55%) LDAP
4 2 (3.03%) CTI
4 2 (3.03%) FTP
4 2 (3.03%) LAN
5 1 (1.52%) BGP
5 1 (1.52%) DNS
5 1 (1.52%) FabricPath
5 1 (1.52%) Firewall
5 1 (1.52%) IPsec
5 1 (1.52%) IPv4
5 1 (1.52%) IPv6
5 1 (1.52%) MPLS
5 1 (1.52%) OSPF
5 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.52%) TRILL
5 1 (1.52%) VPN
5 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.79%) DB2
2 4 (6.06%) IBM InfoSphere
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.52%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.52%) Big Data
3 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.52%) QlikView
3 1 (1.52%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) PVCS
General
1 22 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
5 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (16.67%) Administrator
2 10 (15.15%) Developer
3 9 (13.64%) Environment Manager
3 9 (13.64%) Project Manager
4 7 (10.61%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (9.09%) Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Systems Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Environment Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Implementation Specialist
7 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (6.06%) RPG Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) DB2 Administrator
8 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Architect
9 2 (3.03%) AS400 Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Technical Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Technical Project Manager
9 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.70%) Middleware
2 10 (15.15%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (10.61%) JMS
3 7 (10.61%) SAX
4 6 (9.09%) CGI
4 6 (9.09%) XML
5 4 (6.06%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (3.03%) J2EE
7 1 (1.52%) Apache Tez
7 1 (1.52%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) AS400
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.03%) FMCG
3 2 (3.03%) IVR
3 2 (3.03%) LPAR
4 1 (1.52%) Clustering
4 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.52%) DataPower
4 1 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (37.88%) Linux
2 14 (21.21%) AIX
3 10 (15.15%) Apple iOS
3 10 (15.15%) Unix
3 10 (15.15%) Windows
4 1 (1.52%) OS/400
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) ITIL
2 14 (21.21%) Change Management
3 12 (18.18%) SDLC
4 9 (13.64%) Configuration Management
4 9 (13.64%) Release Management
4 9 (13.64%) System Integration Testing
5 7 (10.61%) Project Management
6 5 (7.58%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.06%) ERP
7 4 (6.06%) ETL
7 4 (6.06%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.55%) Data Architecture
8 3 (4.55%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.55%) SOA
8 3 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.03%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (3.03%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.03%) Information Security
9 2 (3.03%) Internal Audit
9 2 (3.03%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.67%) RPG
1 11 (16.67%) RPG IV
1 11 (16.67%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) Perl
3 4 (6.06%) Java
4 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.03%) Jython
6 1 (1.52%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.52%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (1.52%) C
6 1 (1.52%) C#
6 1 (1.52%) Lisp
6 1 (1.52%) RPG/400
6 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) CISA
1 2 (3.03%) CISM
1 2 (3.03%) CISSP
1 2 (3.03%) CRISC
1 2 (3.03%) IBM Certification
2 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
1 2 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.52%) GMP
2 1 (1.52%) GxP
2 1 (1.52%) MiFID
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (4.55%) Dollar Universe
3 1 (1.52%) Control-M
3 1 (1.52%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 24 (36.36%) IBM
2 14 (21.21%) Oracle
3 9 (13.64%) Sitecore
3 9 (13.64%) webMethods
4 5 (7.58%) IFS
4 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.58%) VMware
5 3 (4.55%) JD Edwards
5 3 (4.55%) Sybase
6 2 (3.03%) Pega
6 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.03%) Sun
7 1 (1.52%) Calypso
7 1 (1.52%) Citrix
7 1 (1.52%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.52%) HP
7 1 (1.52%) Juniper
7 1 (1.52%) Platfora
7 1 (1.52%) SmartStream
7 1 (1.52%) SunGard
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