The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Wales region that had AS400 Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AS/400 Support
Rank - 61 64
Contract jobs requiring an AS400 Support 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.54% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.56% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50
AS400 Support
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
452 538 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 96.79% 97.29% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 399 392
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 25 21
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.02% +8.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

AS400 Support
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South Wales region that featured AS400 Support in the job title.

AS400 Support Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

AS400 Support
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

AS400 Support Daily Rate Trend in South Wales