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 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM iSeries
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 93 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing iSeries 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.41% 0.10% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
470 537 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.44% 27.38% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 373 286
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 33 21
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £9.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.77 £21.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

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 20 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
Leeds +17 6 £450 -
iSeries
Yorkshire

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 9 (75.00%) Unix
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) Avaya
4 6 (50.00%) People Management
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
5 5 (41.67%) IBM Domino
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) IBM
6 4 (33.33%) SLA
6 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) Palo Alto
7 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (25.00%) Wealth Management
7 3 (25.00%) Retail
7 3 (25.00%) FTP
8 2 (16.67%) RPG
8 2 (16.67%) JCL
8 2 (16.67%) Service Management
8 2 (16.67%) Project Management
8 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
8 2 (16.67%) Law
8 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (16.67%) Tandem

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 5 (41.67%) IBM Domino
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Engineering Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) AS400 Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) AS400 Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) ISPF
2 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) AS400
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 2 (16.67%) Tandem
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Blog
2 1 (8.33%) EMC VNX
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
2 1 (8.33%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Unix
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) OS/400
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) People Management
3 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (25.00%) Wealth Management
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) JCL
2 2 (16.67%) RPG
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) RPG IV
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
1 1 (8.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Avaya
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) IBM
4 4 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (8.33%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) Intel
5 1 (8.33%) Polycom
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec