The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 24 June 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 AS/400
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 71 90
Contract jobs citing AS400 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - 0.42% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.49% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £282 £210
% change year-on-year +11.70% +34.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 -
% change year-on-year -10.71% -  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 271 269 442
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 26.75% 28.38% 36.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 139 216
Median daily rate £375 £440 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.77% +21.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 21
Median hourly rate £15.50 £10.24 £16.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.44% -39.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £9.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £22.68 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

AS400
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AS400 in Buckinghamshire

AS400
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AS400 in Buckinghamshire