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 3 months to 24 April 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 127 127
Contract jobs citing iSeries 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire - 0.044% 0.087%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.15% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £375 £403
% change year-on-year +3.66% -6.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

iSeries is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 577 668 666
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 30.76% 29.38% 29.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 450 382
Median daily rate £425 £375 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -1.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 29 36
Median hourly rate £20.00 £38.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.05% +71.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.76 £16.98 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £47.83 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.20% +29.72%  

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing iSeries as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing iSeries 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Kalido
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Inmon Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Kalido
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Inmon Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality