The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 84 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing AS400 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.44% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.65% 0.58% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£350 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £263 £340
% change year-on-year
+21.90% -22.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £22.25 £12.25
% change year-on-year
+26.96% +81.63%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
363 347 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 26.52% 26.47% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 215 130
Average daily rate £385 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £213 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 47
Average hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -39.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

AS400
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

AS400 Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

AS400
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

AS400 Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Intranet
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) ODBC
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) iSeries
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) MCDST
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Test Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Test Analyst
3 4 (57.14%) AS400 Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (14.29%) iSeries
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) MCDST
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Sybase