The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank 137 121 113
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -8
Contract jobs citing AS400 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.040% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.15% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£438 £285 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.50% -5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £32.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-49.23% +140.74%
AS400
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
797 671 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.16% 27.13% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 413 274
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £185 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 24
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.70 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £48.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.67
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -0.76%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

AS400
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

AS400 Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

AS400
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

AS400 Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

AS400
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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
North Yorkshire - 1 £438 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
AS400
England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region 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 6 (75.00%) DB2
2 5 (62.50%) RPG
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) RPG IV
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) INSURE/90
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Management
6 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 1 (12.50%) iSeries
6 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (12.50%) RPG/400
6 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) JRules
6 1 (12.50%) Content Management
6 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (12.50%) SOA
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco
6 1 (12.50%) webMethods
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) CMS
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) MKS

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region 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 1 (12.50%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) DB2
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) AS400 Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Debt Manager
4 1 (12.50%) AS400 Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior AS400 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) iSeries
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Content Management
2 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Test Management
2 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) RPG
2 4 (50.00%) RPG IV
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) RPG/400
4 1 (12.50%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) webMethods
1 1 (12.50%) MKS