The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AS/400
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank - 36 -
Contract jobs citing AS400 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire - 1.10% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £294 £300
% change year-on-year +6.38% -2.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £16.50

AS400 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 Leicestershire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 83 103 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 29.33% 37.73% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 65 38
Median daily rate £300 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £199 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +24.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire citing AS400 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for AS400 in Leicestershire

AS400
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AS400 in Leicestershire

AS400
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AS400 in Leicestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for AS400 in Leicestershire

AS400
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for AS400.

1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) RPG
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) ERP

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) AS400 Developer
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) RPG Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) RPG
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) JD Edwards