The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank - - 88
Contract jobs citing iSeries 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - - 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £375 £328
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - £32.50
iSeries
South East

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
387 452 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.91% 34.35% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 234 186
Median daily rate £425 £375 £372
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £18.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.21% -47.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £12.65 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.17 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

iSeries
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

iSeries Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

iSeries
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

iSeries Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

iSeries
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 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 Surrey region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) DB2
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Citrix
1 15 (100.00%) Change Management
1 15 (100.00%) AS400
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
1 15 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 15 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (66.67%) Tivoli
2 10 (66.67%) IBM
3 5 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Citrix Specialist
1 10 (66.67%) Linux Operator
1 10 (66.67%) Linux Specialist
1 10 (66.67%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) AS400
1 15 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Change Management
1 15 (100.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) Tivoli
2 5 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Citrix
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) IBM
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat