The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 43 25 41
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Contract jobs citing AS400 17 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.15% 4.83% 1.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.37% 19.42% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 5
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£244 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £268 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-23.22% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £11.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+243.47% -41.77%
AS400
Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
164 103 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 30.37% 24.88% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 42 73
Average daily rate £318 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £530 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 9
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +2.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £9.99 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £25.60 £18.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

AS400
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

AS400 Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

AS400
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AS400 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

AS400 Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

AS400
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

AS400 Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

AS400
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. 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
Cardiff -15 16 £238 -36.66% 3
AS400
Wales

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 28 (96.55%) Finance
2 13 (44.83%) ISEB
3 12 (41.38%) IBM
3 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
4 11 (37.93%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (34.48%) MS Office
6 9 (31.03%) Windows
6 9 (31.03%) Project Management
6 9 (31.03%) Banking
7 8 (27.59%) Workflow
7 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
7 8 (27.59%) HP
7 8 (27.59%) QuickTest Pro
8 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
8 7 (24.14%) ITIL
8 7 (24.14%) Service Management
8 7 (24.14%) Software Testing
9 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
9 6 (20.69%) .NET
10 5 (17.24%) MCP
10 5 (17.24%) UML
10 5 (17.24%) CCA
10 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
10 5 (17.24%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (17.24%) Analytics
10 5 (17.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy
11 4 (13.79%) Test Management
12 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
12 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.45%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) MS Office
2 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
3 5 (17.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (10.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) DHCP
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (10.34%) Selenium
2 3 (10.34%) TestNG
2 3 (10.34%) TestDirector
3 2 (6.90%) WebDriver
3 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.45%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.45%) JMeter
4 1 (3.45%) Ant
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (96.55%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Test Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Tester
4 5 (17.24%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (17.24%) Service Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (17.24%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Compliance Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.45%) Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
2 3 (10.34%) J2EE
3 1 (3.45%) WCF
3 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (3.45%) REST
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) SOAP
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) iSeries
2 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) UNIX
3 2 (6.90%) OS/400
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Project Management
2 8 (27.59%) Workflow
2 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
3 7 (24.14%) ITIL
3 7 (24.14%) Service Management
3 7 (24.14%) Software Testing
4 5 (17.24%) UML
4 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
4 5 (17.24%) Analytics
5 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy
5 4 (13.79%) Test Management
6 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
6 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.34%) Content Management
6 3 (10.34%) Test Planning
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.34%) SOA
6 3 (10.34%) OO
7 2 (6.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) C#
1 3 (10.34%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) ISEB
2 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
3 5 (17.24%) MCP
3 5 (17.24%) CCA
3 5 (17.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.90%) Degree
5 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.45%) VCP5
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
1 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) IBM
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) HP
3 3 (10.34%) Informatica
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) VMware
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