Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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 AS/400
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 106 125
Rank change year-on-year -27 +19 +3
Contract jobs citing AS400 5 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.21% 0.52% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% 1.65% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £303 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.83% - -
South East median daily rate £300 £300 £370
% change year-on-year - -18.92% +7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £37.50 -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year -33.33% +61.29% -28.46%

AS400 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 541 547 798
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.79% 31.38% 30.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 286 389
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £259 £255
90th Percentile £546 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 40
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £14.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -0.69% -6.02%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.62 £9.47
90th Percentile £44.52 £41.25 £31.05
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.27
% change year-on-year -15.54% +22.92% +18.88%

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing AS400 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

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

AS400
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Milton Keynes -30 5 £303 +0.83%
AS400
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for AS400.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ

AS400
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 5 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Server Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) IBM