Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iSeries over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM iSeries
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 165 174
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9 -16
Contract jobs citing iSeries 3 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.073% 0.33% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 1.11% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Berkshire median daily rate £275 £325 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -32.64% -3.50%
South East median daily rate £370 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +5.71% -12.50% -15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 - -

iSeries is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1338 1259 1486
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 32.58% 29.28% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 625 806
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £220 £228 £210
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 70 66
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.48 £19.81 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.77% -0.94% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.44 £12.25 £11.44
90th Percentile £38.00 £48.83 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -13.04% +17.95% +20.67%

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing iSeries as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for iSeries in Berkshire

iSeries
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing iSeries in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for iSeries in Berkshire

iSeries
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iSeries in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iSeries in Berkshire

iSeries
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iSeries in Berkshire

iSeries
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +2 1 £500 +66.67%
iSeries
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) PLM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards

iSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) AS400 Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) AS400 Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) PLM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
1 1 (33.33%) SAP