The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AS/400
South West / Bristol
Rank 68 70 70
Rank change year-on-year +2 0  
Contract jobs citing AS400 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.24% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 0.74% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £294 £300
% change year-on-year +6.38% -2.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £16.50

AS400 is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 207 272 162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 25.15% 30.06% 19.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 197 114
Median daily rate £375 £365 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -7.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £448 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 3
Median hourly rate £11.16 £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.24% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £22.70 £25.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.96 £41.80 £75.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing AS400 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for AS400 in Bristol

AS400
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AS400 in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for AS400 in Bristol

AS400
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AS400 in Bristol

AS400
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AS400 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 Bristol region with a requirement for AS400.

1 4 (66.67%) RPG
1 4 (66.67%) RPG IV
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Movex
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
2 1 (16.67%) BCP
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) AS400 Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) RPG Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Movex Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) BCP
1 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
1 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
1 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) RPG
1 4 (66.67%) RPG IV
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft