The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South Wales region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 46 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +4
Contract jobs citing AS400 9 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.61% 4.64% 3.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.68% 24.19% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 7
Average daily rate £450 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £173 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £14.75 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+218.64% -52.03%
Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
93 62 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 16.61% 19.20% 23.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 36 33
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -50.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
AS400
Wales

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (83.33%) Finance
2 15 (62.50%) Project Management
3 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 13 (54.17%) MS Office
4 11 (45.83%) MS Project
5 7 (29.17%) Banking
5 7 (29.17%) iSeries
6 6 (25.00%) Network Architecture
6 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (20.83%) Degree
7 5 (20.83%) Financial Institution
7 5 (20.83%) TestDirector
7 5 (20.83%) UML
7 5 (20.83%) OO
7 5 (20.83%) RPG
8 4 (16.67%) COBOL
8 4 (16.67%) UNIX
8 4 (16.67%) AIX
8 4 (16.67%) IBM
8 4 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
9 3 (12.50%) Legal
9 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
9 3 (12.50%) OS/400
9 3 (12.50%) SLA
9 3 (12.50%) DB2
10 2 (8.33%) .NET
10 2 (8.33%) J2EE
10 2 (8.33%) Windows

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (54.17%) MS Office
2 11 (45.83%) MS Project
3 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) TestDirector
2 2 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 20 (83.33%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Banking
3 5 (20.83%) Financial Institution
4 3 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Project Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Applications Support
4 4 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) AS400 Support
5 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (4.17%) RPG Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) UNIX
1 4 (16.67%) AIX
2 3 (12.50%) OS/400
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Project Management
2 6 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.83%) UML
3 5 (20.83%) OO
4 4 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) SOA
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE
5 2 (8.33%) Workflow
5 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Content Management
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.17%) Use Case
6 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) RPG
2 4 (16.67%) COBOL
3 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.17%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) ISEB
3 1 (4.17%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) FATCA
2 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) HP
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