Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iSeries over the 6 months to 19 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 153 134
Contract jobs citing iSeries 0 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.031% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.12% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
East Midlands median daily rate - - £300
England median daily rate £433 £475 £364
% change year-on-year -8.95% +30.58% -14.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% -6.25% -1.54%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 846 869 919
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 26.80% 26.51% 28.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 541 508
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +7.74% +6.07%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £200
90th Percentile £538 £575 £495
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 64
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.15 £18.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.56% +10.29% +13.33%
10th Percentile £10.29 £11.25 £11.87
90th Percentile £50.38 £60.00 £40.33
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.75 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.20% +9.04% +5.72%

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing iSeries as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for iSeries in the East Midlands

iSeries
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iSeries in the East Midlands

iSeries
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for iSeries in the East Midlands