The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AS/400
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank - - 43
Contract jobs citing AS400 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - 1.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £27.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -31.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
138 82 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 28.05% 27.99% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 58 66
Median daily rate £365 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £203 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £546 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 13
Median hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -31.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.25 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing AS400 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

AS400
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AS400 across the Northamptonshire region.

AS400 Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

AS400
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AS400 across the Northamptonshire region.

AS400 Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire