Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 6 months to 18 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 46 66
Contract jobs citing AS400 0 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff - 1.81% 1.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 5.56% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 15
Cardiff median daily rate - £350 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +89.19% -32.73%
South Wales median daily rate - £300 £185
% change year-on-year - +62.16% -26.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - £25.00

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 Cardiff with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 193 180 209
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 31.38% 32.61% 24.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 146 171
Cardiff median daily rate £351 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.40% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £153 £158 £185
90th Percentile £475 £519 £475
South Wales median daily rate £375 £388 £356
% change year-on-year -3.23% +8.85% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 2
Cardiff median hourly rate £22.38 £40.00 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.05% +151.97% +29.59%
10th Percentile £16.10 £40.00 £14.99
90th Percentile £37.75 £40.00 £16.56
South Wales median hourly rate £29.07 £25.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year +14.00% +39.73% +30.36%

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for AS400 in Cardiff

AS400
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AS400 in Cardiff