Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 134 102
Rank change year-on-year +20 -32 +17
Contract jobs citing AS400 4 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.24% 0.21% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 0.91% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £303 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.97% +0.83% -
South East median daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £37.50
South East median hourly rate £44.50 £25.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +78.00% -33.33% +61.29%

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 521 551 531
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 30.96% 23.15% 31.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 288 280
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £408 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £232 £213 £220
90th Percentile £575 £532 £538
South East median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 27 27
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +33.33% +5.67%
10th Percentile £13.93 £12.60 £9.74
90th Percentile £39.00 £52.25 £39.25
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £19.34 £21.50
% change year-on-year +8.58% -10.05% +15.02%

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 12 December 2018. 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 +23 2 - - 1
Aylesbury - 1 £375 -
AS400
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing AS400 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for AS400.

1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) iSeries
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) Synon
3 2 (50.00%) RPG
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (50.00%) JCL
3 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) ChangeMan
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) HACMP
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) ISPF
4 1 (25.00%) REXX
4 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Time Sharing Option

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) FTP
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Synon
2 1 (25.00%) ChangeMan
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) AS400 Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) iSeries
2 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JCL
1 2 (50.00%) RPG
2 1 (25.00%) REXX
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (25.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM