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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 412 402 373
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -29
Contract jobs citing iSeries 19 24 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.086% 0.10% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.28% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 25
Median daily rate £475 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £481 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £375 £328
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - £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
8155 8671 8698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.80% 36.74% 37.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5743 6086 5881
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 £280
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 109 172 165
Median hourly rate £17.88 £18.71 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.46% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £13.50 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.13 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Brentford - 1 - -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 21 (40.38%) AS400
2 20 (38.46%) DB2
3 18 (34.62%) IBM
4 17 (32.69%) ITIL
5 16 (30.77%) Finance
6 15 (28.85%) RPG
6 15 (28.85%) RPG IV
7 14 (26.92%) SDLC
7 14 (26.92%) Change Management
8 12 (23.08%) Banking
8 12 (23.08%) SQL
8 12 (23.08%) SAN
9 10 (19.23%) Apple iOS
10 8 (15.38%) SAX
10 8 (15.38%) Windows
11 7 (13.46%) Linux
12 6 (11.54%) Project Management
12 6 (11.54%) Apache
12 6 (11.54%) AIX
12 6 (11.54%) XML
12 6 (11.54%) CGI
12 6 (11.54%) SSL
12 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (9.62%) IFS
13 5 (9.62%) Unix
13 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
13 5 (9.62%) Retail
13 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (7.69%) Oracle
14 4 (7.69%) ERP

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 (11.54%) Apache
2 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.92%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.92%) FileNet
3 1 (1.92%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 1 (1.92%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.92%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Misys Equation
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.92%) Infor M3
3 1 (1.92%) Movex
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.92%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.08%) SAN
2 6 (11.54%) SSL
3 3 (5.77%) Firewall
4 2 (3.85%) FTP
4 2 (3.85%) LAN
4 2 (3.85%) LDAP
5 1 (1.92%) BGP
5 1 (1.92%) CTI
5 1 (1.92%) DNS
5 1 (1.92%) FabricPath
5 1 (1.92%) IPsec
5 1 (1.92%) IPv4
5 1 (1.92%) IPv6
5 1 (1.92%) MPLS
5 1 (1.92%) OSPF
5 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.92%) TRILL
5 1 (1.92%) VPN
5 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (38.46%) DB2
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.85%) QlikView
5 1 (1.92%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.92%) Big Data
5 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.92%) Sqoop
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 12 (23.08%) Banking
3 5 (9.62%) Retail
4 4 (7.69%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Back Office
5 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Developer
2 10 (19.23%) Project Manager
3 8 (15.38%) Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) RPG Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Administrator
4 7 (13.46%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (11.54%) AS400 Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Environment Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Systems Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Implementation Specialist
7 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (5.77%) Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) DB2 Administrator
9 2 (3.85%) Environment Support Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) JDE Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Production Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) SAX
2 6 (11.54%) CGI
2 6 (11.54%) XML
3 3 (5.77%) Middleware
4 2 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.92%) Apache Tez
5 1 (1.92%) EDI
5 1 (1.92%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (1.92%) J2EE
5 1 (1.92%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (40.38%) AS400
2 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Clustering
3 2 (3.85%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.85%) FMCG
3 2 (3.85%) LPAR
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) DataPower
4 1 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.92%) IVR
4 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Apple iOS
2 8 (15.38%) Windows
3 7 (13.46%) Linux
4 6 (11.54%) AIX
5 5 (9.62%) Unix
6 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.92%) OS/400
7 1 (1.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) ITIL
2 14 (26.92%) Change Management
2 14 (26.92%) SDLC
3 6 (11.54%) Project Management
3 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.69%) ERP
6 3 (5.77%) ETL
6 3 (5.77%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (3.85%) Data Architecture
7 2 (3.85%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.85%) DevOps
7 2 (3.85%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.85%) Migration
7 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.85%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.85%) Release Management
7 2 (3.85%) SOA
7 2 (3.85%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) RPG
1 15 (28.85%) RPG IV
2 12 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (5.77%) Perl
3 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.85%) VBA
5 1 (1.92%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.92%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (1.92%) C
5 1 (1.92%) C#
5 1 (1.92%) Java
5 1 (1.92%) Jython
5 1 (1.92%) Lisp
5 1 (1.92%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) IBM Certification
2 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) GxP
2 1 (1.92%) MiFID
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Control-M
1 2 (3.85%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.92%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) IBM
2 5 (9.62%) IFS
3 4 (7.69%) Misys
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle
4 3 (5.77%) Cisco
4 3 (5.77%) JD Edwards
4 3 (5.77%) Pega
4 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.85%) Cognos
5 2 (3.85%) F5
5 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.85%) SmartStream
5 2 (3.85%) Sun
5 2 (3.85%) Sybase
5 2 (3.85%) VMware
6 1 (1.92%) Calypso
6 1 (1.92%) Citrix
6 1 (1.92%) HP
6 1 (1.92%) Juniper
6 1 (1.92%) SunGard
North West London
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