The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 131 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing iSeries 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.081% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £390 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 - £14.50
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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
696 654 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.01% 26.57% 26.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 374 281
Average daily rate £355 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 34 50
Average hourly rate £11.79 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.41% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £31.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

iSeries
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

iSeries Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

iSeries
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iSeries across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

iSeries Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

iSeries
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

iSeries Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

iSeries
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 iSeries within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
West Yorkshire -5 2 £275 -29.48%
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing iSeries 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 iSeries.

1 8 (66.67%) SQL
1 8 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 6 (50.00%) ERP
3 5 (41.67%) IBM
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Lotus
4 3 (25.00%) JD Edwards
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Quickr
5 2 (16.67%) Office 365
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Terminal Server
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (16.67%) Intranet
5 2 (16.67%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) VoIP
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (16.67%) EDI
5 2 (16.67%) SNMP
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) UNIX
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) Linux

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing iSeries 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 iSeries. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) IBM Notes
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Portal
1 2 (16.67%) Quickr
2 1 (8.33%) CICS
2 1 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (8.33%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JDE OneWorld
1 1 (8.33%) JDE World
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) VoIP
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
1 2 (16.67%) SNMP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) Intranet
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (25.00%) JDE Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) RPG Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) EDI
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) AS400
1 2 (16.67%) FMCG
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Network Design
3 2 (16.67%) Logistics
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) EAI
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) Perl
2 2 (16.67%) RPG
3 1 (8.33%) RPG/400
3 1 (8.33%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) IBM
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Lotus
2 3 (25.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Cognos
4 1 (8.33%) Kronos
4 1 (8.33%) Infor
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