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 23 June 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 38 37
Contract jobs citing AS400 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire - 0.38% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.30% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £282 £210
% change year-on-year +11.70% +34.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 -
% change year-on-year -10.71% -  

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 70 77 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 26.42% 28.95% 40.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 49 47
Median daily rate £323 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.76% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £212 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £11.97 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +192.39% -4.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £10.75 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.19 £13.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.89% +19.73%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 in Leicestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for AS400 in Leicestershire