The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank 241 219 198
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -21
Contract jobs citing AS400 20 32 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.35% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 1.20% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 9
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £243 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £362 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 5
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +140.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +140.74%
AS400
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2933 2675 2348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.77% 29.09% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1648 1421 1168
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £212 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 139 159
Average hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.09% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.13 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.90 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AS400 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

AS400
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

AS400 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

AS400
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AS400 across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

AS400 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

AS400
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

AS400 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

AS400
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Berkshire +6 7 £483 +93.00%
Hampshire -24 5 £365 +34.56%
Buckinghamshire +1 4 - - 1
Surrey -1 2 - - 3
West Sussex - 2 £323 - 1
AS400
England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 24 (75.00%) Linux
2 23 (71.88%) Windows
3 19 (59.38%) iSeries
4 17 (53.13%) UNIX
4 17 (53.13%) Mainframe
5 16 (50.00%) IBM
6 15 (46.88%) WebSphere
7 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 14 (43.75%) VMware
8 12 (37.50%) Citrix
8 12 (37.50%) AIX
9 11 (34.38%) SAP
9 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
9 11 (34.38%) Maximo
10 10 (31.25%) Tivoli
10 10 (31.25%) ITIL
10 10 (31.25%) DB2
11 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 7 (21.88%) zOS
13 6 (18.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 6 (18.75%) Information Security
13 6 (18.75%) Firewall
13 6 (18.75%) Security Management
13 6 (18.75%) IBM Mainframe
13 6 (18.75%) Content Management
13 6 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
13 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (15.63%) Finance
14 5 (15.63%) SAN

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 15 (46.88%) WebSphere
2 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Maximo
2 1 (3.13%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Firewall
1 6 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (15.63%) SAN
3 3 (9.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) DB2
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Selenium
1 3 (9.38%) TestComplete
1 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (9.38%) SoapUI
1 3 (9.38%) LoadRunner
2 2 (6.25%) ChangeMan
3 1 (3.13%) Synon
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Security Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Technical Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Designer
5 3 (9.38%) QA Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Designer
5 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Solutions Designer
5 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Security Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) IT Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) IT Security Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) AS400 Operator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) HTML
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
1 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
1 3 (9.38%) SOAP
1 3 (9.38%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (9.38%) ISPF
1 3 (9.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 19 (59.38%) iSeries
2 17 (53.13%) Mainframe
3 6 (18.75%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.13%) HACMP
5 1 (3.13%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Linux
2 23 (71.88%) Windows
3 17 (53.13%) UNIX
4 12 (37.50%) AIX
5 7 (21.88%) zOS
6 3 (9.38%) Android
6 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 6 (18.75%) Security Management
2 6 (18.75%) Information Security
2 6 (18.75%) Content Management
2 6 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (12.50%) Change Management
3 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (9.38%) Analytics
4 3 (9.38%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Regression Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.38%) Release Management
4 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Manual Testing
5 2 (6.25%) System Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) REXX
2 3 (9.38%) C#
2 3 (9.38%) Java
2 3 (9.38%) JCL
3 2 (6.25%) RPG
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.13%) RPG/400
4 1 (3.13%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.38%) SLA
2 3 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (9.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) Tivoli
2 6 (18.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) IBM
2 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (43.75%) VMware
3 12 (37.50%) Citrix
4 11 (34.38%) SAP
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle
6 3 (9.38%) Endeca
6 3 (9.38%) Google
6 3 (9.38%) Coremetrics
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco
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