Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iSeries over the 6 months to 22 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 109 121
Contract jobs citing iSeries 0 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - 0.11% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.36% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - - -
South East median daily rate £370 £350 £390
% change year-on-year +5.71% -10.26% -17.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 536 550 790
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.69% 31.45% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 286 384
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £251 £259 £257
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 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 £9.74 £9.47
90th Percentile £44.52 £41.00 £31.05
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.59 £19.27
% change year-on-year -15.22% +22.45% +18.88%

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for iSeries in Buckinghamshire

iSeries
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iSeries in Buckinghamshire