Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 161 176
Contract jobs citing iSeries 0 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire - 0.055% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.18% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 7
Hampshire median daily rate - £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.50% +33.33%
South East median daily rate £275 £350 £363
% change year-on-year -21.43% -3.45% -23.68%
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 977 1,088 1,249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 28.06% 30.06% 30.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 682 766
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +9.15%
10th Percentile £193 £239 £263
90th Percentile £550 £588 £541
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £392
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 70 80
Hampshire median hourly rate £30.00 £17.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.47% -54.67% +137.79%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.63 £12.75
90th Percentile £50.75 £47.50 £50.13
South East median hourly rate £25.35 £20.00 £22.13
% change year-on-year +26.73% -9.60% +32.33%

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