Period
to 18 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 6 months to 18 December 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 AS/400
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 63 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - +71
Contract jobs citing AS400 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.22% 0.17% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 0.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Lancashire median daily rate - £263 -
North West median daily rate - £296 £400
% change year-on-year - -25.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

AS400 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 Lancashire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 159 217 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 34.72% 37.80% 29.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 159 170
Lancashire median daily rate £425 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -14.29% +25.91%
10th Percentile £184 £145 £189
90th Percentile £615 £575 £613
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 37
Lancashire median hourly rate £40.00 £28.18 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.94% -29.55% +81.82%
10th Percentile £17.73 £11.46 £13.10
90th Percentile £49.90 £50.50 £48.20
North West median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year +13.51% +4.23% +16.39%

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing AS400 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for AS400 in Lancashire

AS400
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AS400 in Lancashire.

Contractor daily rate trend for AS400 in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AS400 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for AS400.

1 1 (100.00%) RPG
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) INSURE/90
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) RPG IV

AS400
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (100.00%) INSURE/90
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) RPG Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) RPG
1 1 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 1 (100.00%) SQL