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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AS/400
Rank 35 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing AS400 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.33% 0.47% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 1.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £39.50 -
% change year-on-year
-41.77% -
AS400
East Midlands

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
99 112 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 33.00% 26.17% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 65 40
Average daily rate £375 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £527 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.38% +4.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AS400 across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

AS400
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 1 £375 -
AS400
East Midlands

AS400
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing AS400 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 AS400.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing AS400 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 AS400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft