The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had AS400 Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AS/400 Support
Rank 634 654 623
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -31
Contract jobs requiring an AS400 Support 14 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.010% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.011% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 1
Median daily rate £300 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 -
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - £32.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50559 55175 53302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33062 35242 32521
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1693 2081 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.37 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

AS400 Support
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured AS400 Support in the job title.

AS400 Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AS400 Support
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AS400 Support within the UK.

AS400 Support Daily Rate Trend in the UK

AS400 Support
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AS400 Support within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

AS400 Support Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

AS400 Support
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AS400 Support within the UK.

AS400 Support Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

AS400 Support
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 Support within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +25 11 £150 -57.14%
Berkshire - 8 - -
South East - 8 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Slough - 2 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 £150 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £150 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £150 -

AS400 Support Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, AS400 Support contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring AS400 Support in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) AS400
2 11 (68.75%) Migration
3 9 (56.25%) iSeries
4 8 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (37.50%) High Availability
5 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (37.50%) OS/400
6 4 (25.00%) IBM
7 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
8 2 (12.50%) CommVault
8 2 (12.50%) COBOL
8 2 (12.50%) RPG
8 2 (12.50%) Banking
8 2 (12.50%) Misys Midas
8 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
8 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
9 1 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
9 1 (6.25%) Retail
9 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
9 1 (6.25%) Finance
9 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
9 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
9 1 (6.25%) IBM Domino
9 1 (6.25%) Lotus
9 1 (6.25%) Project Management

AS400 Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (6.25%) IBM Domino
1 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Misys Midas
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) AS400
2 9 (56.25%) iSeries
3 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
4 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) OS/400
2 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Migration
2 8 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (37.50%) High Availability
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) COBOL
1 2 (12.50%) RPG
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) CommVault
3 1 (6.25%) Lotus