The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 35 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing iSeries 2 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.85% - 1.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.08% - 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Median daily rate £463 - £243
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
+36.98% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - £32.50
iSeries
Hampshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
65 81 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 27.66% 24.25% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 53 102
Median daily rate £408 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.38% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £388 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 2
Median hourly rate £14.35 £20.63 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.42% -8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing iSeries as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

iSeries
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

iSeries Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

iSeries
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iSeries across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

iSeries Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

iSeries
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

iSeries Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

iSeries
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing iSeries also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) FabricPath
2 1 (50.00%) TRILL
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Lisp
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) AS400
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) OS/400
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) FabricPath
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) IPv4
1 1 (50.00%) IPv6
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) TRILL
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) AS400
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Lisp
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) VMware