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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM iSeries
South East / Surrey
Rank 62 75 81
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Contract jobs citing iSeries 12 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.29% 1.59% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.35% 4.53% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
Median daily rate £350 £275 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 £344
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +23.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.11 £15.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+27.36% +25.00%

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
276 419 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 29.61% 35.03% 33.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 250 246
Median daily rate £410 £413 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +4.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 44 19
Median hourly rate £18.50 £45.00 £17.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.88% +152.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £12.00 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.10 £60.62 £57.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

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
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorking - 6 - -
Caterham - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 - -
iSeries
South East

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Citrix
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) DB2
4 7 (58.33%) IBM
4 7 (58.33%) HP
4 7 (58.33%) Hitachi
4 7 (58.33%) Thin Client
4 7 (58.33%) Tivoli
4 7 (58.33%) Fat Client
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (58.33%) XenApp
4 7 (58.33%) XenDesktop
4 7 (58.33%) AS400
4 7 (58.33%) Wyse
4 7 (58.33%) Finance
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) XPages
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Sophos
5 1 (8.33%) Telnet
5 1 (8.33%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (8.33%) NetBeans
5 1 (8.33%) LotusScript
5 1 (8.33%) QuickPlace
5 1 (8.33%) Lotus
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IBM Domino
1 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) QuickPlace
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) FTP
1 1 (8.33%) SMTP
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (8.33%) Analyst
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix Analyst
1 1 (8.33%) Consultant
1 1 (8.33%) Domino Consultant
1 1 (8.33%) Lotus Notes Consultant
1 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) ODBC
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) AS400
1 7 (58.33%) Fat Client
1 7 (58.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) LotusScript
2 1 (8.33%) Python
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) XenApp
2 7 (58.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (8.33%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Citrix
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Hitachi
2 7 (58.33%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) IBM
2 7 (58.33%) Wyse
3 1 (8.33%) Lotus
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Sophos