Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iSeries over the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 139 153
Contract jobs citing iSeries 0 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.68% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Leeds median daily rate - £325 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.99% +19.64%
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £325 £335
% change year-on-year - -2.99% -5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 679 878 1021
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 30.00% 33.78% 31.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 559 696
Leeds median daily rate £410 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.61% +3.13% +22.14%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £275
90th Percentile £573 £575 £561
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 38
Leeds median hourly rate £16.00 £12.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.61% -18.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £10.62 £11.72 £8.80
90th Percentile £21.58 £15.00 £41.73
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +10.34% - -

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for iSeries in Leeds

iSeries
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iSeries in Leeds

iSeries
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iSeries in Leeds