Period
to 17 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iSeries over the 6 months to 17 November 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 - 162
Rank change year-on-year - +162 +24
Contract jobs citing iSeries 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.11% - 0.077%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% - 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Hampshire median daily rate £469 - £350
10th Percentile £457 - £289
90th Percentile £486 - £545
South East median daily rate £325 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -12.16% +5.71% -7.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire 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 Hampshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,245 1,019 1,313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 33.62% 28.54% 33.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 786 593 813
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% +0.65%
10th Percentile £278 £178 £250
90th Percentile £560 £538 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 55 79
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £23.14 £34.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.25% -32.67% +44.72%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.74 £12.02
90th Percentile £50.00 £45.70 £57.75
South East median hourly rate £33.75 £19.34 £22.50
% change year-on-year +74.51% -14.04% +22.58%

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for iSeries in Hampshire

iSeries
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iSeries in Hampshire

iSeries
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iSeries in Hampshire

iSeries
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Winchester - 4 £469 -
iSeries
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) POSIX
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (50.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) RHCE
4 1 (25.00%) JBoss
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (25.00%) Splunk
4 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

iSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Unix Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Unix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) RHCE
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk