Period
to 23 May 2018

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 23 May 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 iSeries
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 147 125
Rank change year-on-year +8 -22 0
Contract jobs citing iSeries 3 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.10% 0.067% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.24% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 11
East Midlands median daily rate £363 £200 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +81.25% -46.67% -6.83%
10th Percentile £279 £200 £263
90th Percentile £456 £200 £394
England median daily rate £400 £400 £450
% change year-on-year - -11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £20.00 - £15.00

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 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 859 822 960
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 29.45% 27.52% 30.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 507 622
East Midlands median daily rate £392 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.60% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £219 £203 £208
90th Percentile £544 £531 £552
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 42 31
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.21 £14.03 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.30% -6.47% +11.11%
10th Percentile £10.42 £10.59 £10.04
90th Percentile £44.59 £52.50 £24.25
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +19.32%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iSeries in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

iSeries
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
Leicestershire - 2 £450 -
Derbyshire - 1 £275 -
iSeries
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing iSeries 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) arcserve
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (33.33%) WMI
2 1 (33.33%) NetSuite
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere

iSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (33.33%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) AS400
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PMO
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) arcserve
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Dell Compellent
2 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
2 1 (33.33%) VMware