The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 104 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing iSeries 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.19% 0.23% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £320 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
- -33.98%
iSeries
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
518 660 455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.55% 30.64% 25.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 425 267
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 40 18
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.38 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.69% +6.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £12.00 £10.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.73 £19.50 £21.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

iSeries
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

iSeries Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

iSeries
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

iSeries Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

iSeries
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Leeds +9 3 - -
iSeries
Yorkshire

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) FTP
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Law
3 2 (33.33%) Tandem
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) AS400
3 2 (33.33%) JCL
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 2 (33.33%) RPG
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) ISPF
3 2 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
4 1 (16.67%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) vRealize
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) Social Media
4 1 (16.67%) RPG IV
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (16.67%) IBM Domino
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) AS400 Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) AS400 Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) ISPF
2 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) AS400
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 2 (33.33%) Tandem
2 1 (16.67%) Blog
2 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
2 1 (16.67%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) OS/400
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JCL
1 2 (33.33%) RPG
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) RPG IV
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
1 1 (16.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Intel
2 1 (16.67%) Polycom
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) VMware