The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 418 470 461
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -9
Contract jobs citing AS400 177 100 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.29% 0.74% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 39 68
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £540 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £263 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 4
Average hourly rate £32.50 £13.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.74% -46.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+140.74% +8.00%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13767 13528 14221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.17% 26.54% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8350 8160 8154
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 558 611 778
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AS400
Daily Rate Trend

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

AS400 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

AS400
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AS400 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

AS400 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

AS400
Hourly Rate Trend

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

AS400 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

AS400
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AS400 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

AS400 Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

AS400
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +25 131 £335 -10.66% 10
London +32 62 £425 +4.67% 5
South East -21 30 £279 +1.36% 2
Wales +7 29 £275 -29.03% 1
South Wales +1 27 £275 -29.03% 1
Hampshire +6 20 £243 -19.16%
East of England - 16 £275 - 1
Cardiff -2 13 £350 -9.67% 1
West Midlands -10 11 £460 +84.00%
Norfolk - 9 £275 -
Norwich - 9 £275 -
Berkshire -10 6 £250 -
Southampton - 6 £243 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £353 -
City of London +19 4 £375 -21.05% 1
Warwickshire -2 4 £470 +88.00%
Scotland - 4 - -
Milton Keynes +3 3 £368 -
Birmingham -1 3 - -
Buckinghamshire -4 3 £368 -
South West -29 3 £500 +117.39% 1
North West -5 2 £300 -4.00% 1
Slough -11 2 £250 -
Surrey -14 1 £255 - 1
Somerset -18 1 £500 +117.39%
Essex - 1 £200 -
Manchester - 1 £300 -
Brentwood - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
Basildon - - - -

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 122 (41.36%) iSeries
2 103 (34.92%) Finance
3 67 (22.71%) IBM
4 56 (18.98%) RPG
5 55 (18.64%) Microsoft
6 54 (18.31%) Windows
6 54 (18.31%) Banking
7 50 (16.95%) SQL
8 37 (12.54%) UNIX
9 32 (10.85%) WebSphere
9 32 (10.85%) RPG IV
10 31 (10.51%) Mainframe
11 29 (9.83%) Active Directory
12 28 (9.49%) Oracle
13 27 (9.15%) Linux
13 27 (9.15%) MS Excel
13 27 (9.15%) ERP
14 25 (8.47%) Project Management
14 25 (8.47%) UML
15 23 (7.80%) Citrix
15 23 (7.80%) Migration
16 22 (7.46%) AIX
16 22 (7.46%) MS Office
17 21 (7.12%) SQL Server
17 21 (7.12%) HP
18 20 (6.78%) ITIL
19 19 (6.44%) Middleware
20 18 (6.10%) .NET
20 18 (6.10%) Tivoli
21 16 (5.42%) J2EE

AS400
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 32 (10.85%) WebSphere
2 10 (3.39%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (2.37%) MQSeries
3 7 (2.37%) IIS
4 6 (2.03%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.36%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.36%) SAS
6 3 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.02%) Apache
7 2 (0.68%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.46%) MS Office
3 13 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.39%) MS Project
5 4 (1.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (3.73%) BPCS
2 10 (3.39%) JDE OneWorld
3 7 (2.37%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 5 (1.69%) Misys Midas
5 3 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.02%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (1.02%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (1.02%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (1.02%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (1.02%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (1.02%) PRMS
5 3 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.68%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.68%) SAP GRC
6 2 (0.68%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.34%) SunGard GMI
7 1 (0.34%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.34%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.75%) FTP
2 13 (4.41%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.71%) SAN
4 5 (1.69%) HTTP
4 5 (1.69%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.36%) Firewall
6 3 (1.02%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.02%) LAN
6 3 (1.02%) WAN
7 2 (0.68%) OSPF
7 2 (0.68%) DNS
7 2 (0.68%) DHCP
7 2 (0.68%) Internet
7 2 (0.68%) VLAN
8 1 (0.34%) VPN
8 1 (0.34%) SMS
8 1 (0.34%) APPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.12%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (3.05%) DB2
4 4 (1.36%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.02%) SAP BW
5 3 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.02%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.02%) MySQL
5 3 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (0.68%) Base SAS
6 2 (0.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (0.68%) QlikView
6 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.34%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (3.39%) TestDirector
2 5 (1.69%) Selenium
3 4 (1.36%) Bugzilla
3 4 (1.36%) JUnit
3 4 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.02%) TestNG
4 3 (1.02%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.68%) JMeter
5 2 (0.68%) ERwin
5 2 (0.68%) PVCS
5 2 (0.68%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.68%) Axure RP
5 2 (0.68%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (0.68%) JIRA
5 2 (0.68%) Subversion
6 1 (0.34%) Visual LANSA
6 1 (0.34%) Maven
6 1 (0.34%) ProtoShare
6 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.34%) Ant
General
1 103 (34.92%) Finance
2 54 (18.31%) Banking
3 12 (4.07%) Manufacturing
3 12 (4.07%) Financial Institution
4 8 (2.71%) Legal
5 7 (2.37%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.03%) Retail
7 4 (1.36%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.02%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.68%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.34%) Marketing
10 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.34%) French Language
10 1 (0.34%) German Language
10 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.34%) Automotive
10 1 (0.34%) Publishing
10 1 (0.34%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 95 (32.20%) Analyst
2 39 (13.22%) Developer
3 26 (8.81%) Technical Support
4 25 (8.47%) Project Manager
5 23 (7.80%) Business Analyst
5 23 (7.80%) Support Analyst
6 22 (7.46%) Administrator
7 21 (7.12%) Consultant
8 20 (6.78%) AS400 Developer
9 18 (6.10%) Test Analyst
9 18 (6.10%) AS400 Support
10 17 (5.76%) Architect
11 16 (5.42%) RPG Developer
12 15 (5.08%) Tester
13 14 (4.75%) Programmer
14 12 (4.07%) Systems Administrator
15 11 (3.73%) Senior Analyst
16 10 (3.39%) Technical Project Manager
16 10 (3.39%) Applications Support
16 10 (3.39%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.44%) Middleware
2 18 (6.10%) .NET
3 16 (5.42%) J2EE
3 16 (5.42%) Web Services
4 13 (4.41%) XML
5 7 (2.37%) WebSphere MQ
5 7 (2.37%) SOAP
6 4 (1.36%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 3 (1.02%) JSON
7 3 (1.02%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.02%) RESTful
8 2 (0.68%) Web Dynpro
8 2 (0.68%) SAP Smart Forms
8 2 (0.68%) BAPI
8 2 (0.68%) SAP XI
8 2 (0.68%) EDI
8 2 (0.68%) CSS
8 2 (0.68%) HTML
8 2 (0.68%) JRockit
8 2 (0.68%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 122 (41.36%) iSeries
2 31 (10.51%) Mainframe
3 8 (2.71%) Clustering
3 8 (2.71%) PMI
3 8 (2.71%) Hedge funds
3 8 (2.71%) SecurID
3 8 (2.71%) VAX
4 7 (2.37%) Reference Data
4 7 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.69%) IBM Mainframe
5 5 (1.69%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.36%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.36%) DataPower
7 3 (1.02%) Derivative
7 3 (1.02%) SWIFT
7 3 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.68%) Replication
8 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.68%) Open Source
8 2 (0.68%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 54 (18.31%) Windows
2 37 (12.54%) UNIX
3 27 (9.15%) Linux
4 22 (7.46%) AIX
5 14 (4.75%) Solaris
6 12 (4.07%) Windows 7
7 10 (3.39%) OS/400
8 9 (3.05%) VMS
9 8 (2.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.69%) zOS
12 5 (1.69%) SUSE
13 4 (1.36%) HPUX
13 4 (1.36%) MVS
14 3 (1.02%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.68%) i5/OS
16 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (9.15%) ERP
2 25 (8.47%) Project Management
2 25 (8.47%) UML
3 23 (7.80%) Migration
4 20 (6.78%) ITIL
5 16 (5.42%) PRINCE2
6 15 (5.08%) Test Scripting
7 14 (4.75%) Use Case
7 14 (4.75%) Business Analysis
8 13 (4.41%) Incident Management
8 13 (4.41%) Change Management
8 13 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (4.07%) SOA
9 12 (4.07%) OO
10 10 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (3.39%) Waterfall
10 10 (3.39%) Technical Analysis
10 10 (3.39%) Content Management
11 9 (3.05%) Data Protection
11 9 (3.05%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 56 (18.98%) RPG
2 50 (16.95%) SQL
3 32 (10.85%) RPG IV
4 12 (4.07%) C
4 12 (4.07%) COBOL
5 9 (3.05%) Java
6 7 (2.37%) RPG/400
6 7 (2.37%) VBA
7 4 (1.36%) C#
8 3 (1.02%) Perl
9 2 (0.68%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.68%) ABAP
9 2 (0.68%) PHP
9 2 (0.68%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.68%) Delphi
9 2 (0.68%) SAPscript
10 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (5.08%) ISTQB
1 15 (5.08%) ISEB
2 11 (3.73%) CCA
3 8 (2.71%) PMI Certification
3 8 (2.71%) Degree
4 6 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.36%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.02%) CISSP
7 2 (0.68%) CCNP
7 2 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.07%) SLA
2 10 (3.39%) Data Quality
3 8 (2.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (2.37%) QA
4 7 (2.37%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (9.83%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.71%) VMware ESX
3 5 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.69%) vSphere
4 2 (0.68%) SRDF
4 2 (0.68%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.34%) RACF
Systems Management
1 18 (6.10%) Tivoli
2 10 (3.39%) NetBackup
2 10 (3.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 10 (3.39%) OpenView
2 10 (3.39%) HP SIM
3 9 (3.05%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (3.05%) Tivoli NetView
4 8 (2.71%) Backup Exec
4 8 (2.71%) Netcool
4 8 (2.71%) BMC PATROL
4 8 (2.71%) Control-M
4 8 (2.71%) Legato
5 5 (1.69%) BladeLogic
6 3 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (1.02%) SCOM
7 1 (0.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 67 (22.71%) IBM
2 55 (18.64%) Microsoft
3 28 (9.49%) Oracle
4 23 (7.80%) Citrix
5 21 (7.12%) HP
6 13 (4.41%) SAP
7 11 (3.73%) JD Edwards
8 9 (3.05%) VMware
9 8 (2.71%) Remedy
9 8 (2.71%) Veritas
9 8 (2.71%) BMC
9 8 (2.71%) EMC
9 8 (2.71%) Wall Street Systems
10 6 (2.03%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.03%) NetApp
11 4 (1.36%) Symantec
11 4 (1.36%) Avaya
12 3 (1.02%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.02%) Hitachi
12 3 (1.02%) Informatica
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