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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 405 403 383
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Contract jobs citing iSeries 26 18 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.081% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.22% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 22
Median daily rate £488 £475 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £315 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £411 £364
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +12.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £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
7858 8036 8652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.27% 36.29% 37.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5596 5496 6086
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 131 158
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.24 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.90% -13.16%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +37 9 £488 +2.63%
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 26 (47.27%) AS400
2 20 (36.36%) RPG
3 19 (34.55%) IBM
4 18 (32.73%) Banking
5 16 (29.09%) DB2
6 15 (27.27%) Finance
7 14 (25.45%) Change Management
7 14 (25.45%) ITIL
7 14 (25.45%) Misys
7 14 (25.45%) RPG IV
7 14 (25.45%) SDLC
8 13 (23.64%) Misys Equation
9 11 (20.00%) SAN
10 10 (18.18%) Retail
10 10 (18.18%) Apple iOS
11 9 (16.36%) Linux
12 8 (14.55%) SQL
12 8 (14.55%) SAX
13 7 (12.73%) Cisco
13 7 (12.73%) Migration
13 7 (12.73%) Firewall
13 7 (12.73%) Data Centre
14 6 (10.91%) VMware
14 6 (10.91%) CGI
14 6 (10.91%) Apache
14 6 (10.91%) XML
15 5 (9.09%) Windows
15 5 (9.09%) SSL
15 5 (9.09%) LAN
15 5 (9.09%) WAN

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 6 (10.91%) Apache
2 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Project
1 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (23.64%) Misys Equation
2 1 (1.82%) Misys Midas
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) SAN
2 7 (12.73%) Firewall
3 5 (9.09%) BGP
3 5 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (9.09%) DNS
3 5 (9.09%) FabricPath
3 5 (9.09%) IPsec
3 5 (9.09%) IPv4
3 5 (9.09%) IPv6
3 5 (9.09%) LAN
3 5 (9.09%) MPLS
3 5 (9.09%) OSPF
3 5 (9.09%) SSL
3 5 (9.09%) TRILL
3 5 (9.09%) VPN
3 5 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) DB2
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.64%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.82%) QlikView
General
1 18 (32.73%) Banking
2 15 (27.27%) Finance
3 10 (18.18%) Retail
4 3 (5.45%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Back Office
6 1 (1.82%) Front Office
6 1 (1.82%) International Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Developer
2 16 (29.09%) RPG Developer
3 13 (23.64%) AS400 Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Administrator
4 7 (12.73%) Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Architect
4 7 (12.73%) Project Manager
4 7 (12.73%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.09%) Designer
5 5 (9.09%) Environment Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Network Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Network Designer
5 5 (9.09%) Systems Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Data Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Data Centre Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Data Migration Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Implementation Specialist
6 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (7.27%) Migration Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) SAX
2 6 (10.91%) CGI
2 6 (10.91%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) .NET
3 1 (1.82%) JMS
3 1 (1.82%) Middleware
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (47.27%) AS400
2 7 (12.73%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.64%) Clustering
5 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.82%) FMCG
5 1 (1.82%) LPAR
5 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Apple iOS
2 9 (16.36%) Linux
3 5 (9.09%) Windows
4 4 (7.27%) Unix
5 2 (3.64%) AIX
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) Change Management
1 14 (25.45%) ITIL
1 14 (25.45%) SDLC
2 7 (12.73%) Migration
3 5 (9.09%) Network Architecture
3 5 (9.09%) Project Management
3 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (7.27%) Network Design
5 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.45%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.64%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.64%) Release Management
7 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.82%) Budget Control
7 1 (1.82%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.82%) Cash Management
7 1 (1.82%) Data Architecture
7 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.82%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (36.36%) RPG
2 14 (25.45%) RPG IV
3 8 (14.55%) SQL
4 5 (9.09%) Lisp
5 1 (1.82%) Perl
5 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) IBM Certification
1 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Control-M
1 1 (1.82%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (1.82%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) IBM
2 14 (25.45%) Misys
3 7 (12.73%) Cisco
4 6 (10.91%) VMware
5 5 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 5 (9.09%) IFS
5 5 (9.09%) Juniper
6 3 (5.45%) Pega
6 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.64%) F5
8 1 (1.82%) Cognos
8 1 (1.82%) HP
8 1 (1.82%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle
8 1 (1.82%) SAP
8 1 (1.82%) SmartStream
8 1 (1.82%) Sun
8 1 (1.82%) Sybase
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