Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for OS/400 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OS/400 over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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 OS/400 (OS400)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 839 854 850
Rank change year-on-year +15 -4 -6
Contract jobs citing OS/400 3 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.003% 0.010% 0.011%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.015% 0.048% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
England median daily rate £525 £350 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +55.56% -55.00%
UK median daily rate £525 £350 £255
% change year-on-year +50.00% +37.25% -49.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 - -

OS/400 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 19555 20997 22712
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.97% 21.56% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12578 13400 13530
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £175 £200 £190
90th Percentile £600 £575 £573
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1190 1184 1831
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% - +6.45%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £43.75 £42.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -1.52% +4.93%

OS/400
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing OS/400 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for OS/400 in England

OS/400
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OS/400 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for OS/400 in England

OS/400
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OS/400 in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OS/400 in England

OS/400
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OS/400 within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
South East +1 1 £525 +50.00%
London -27 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
OS/400
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OS/400 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for OS/400.

1 3 (100.00%) RPG
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) RPG IV
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SWIFT
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) IFS
3 1 (33.33%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Misys Equation
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) BPCS
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (33.33%) Misys
3 1 (33.33%) FIXML
3 1 (33.33%) FpML
3 1 (33.33%) AS400
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive

OS/400
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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%) BPCS
1 1 (33.33%) Misys Equation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) ERP Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) RPG Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) FIXML
1 1 (33.33%) FpML
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) AS400
1 1 (33.33%) OTC Derivatives
1 1 (33.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) RPG
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) RPG IV
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) IFS
2 1 (33.33%) Misys