Period
to 25 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 6 months to 25 September 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 AS/400
England > London
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 603 590 540
Rank change year-on-year -13 -50 +8
Contract jobs citing AS400 28 30 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.061% 0.068% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.17% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 28
London median daily rate £500 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £284 £275 £295
90th Percentile £640 £491 £549
England median daily rate £365 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +12.31% -7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
London median hourly rate £20.00 - -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% -3.85% +6.12%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 17,709 17,253 16,701
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.59% 39.11% 37.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,752 12,326 11,940
London median daily rate £523 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £320 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 222 233
London median hourly rate £23.94 £21.90 £19.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.32% +13.88% -1.38%
10th Percentile £13.21 £12.80 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.84 £47.50 £50.83
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +11.11%

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for AS400 in London

AS400
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AS400 in London

AS400
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AS400 in London over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AS400 in London

AS400
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AS400 in London

AS400
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the London region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -32 6 - -
West London -14 1 £490 +22.50%
East London - 1 - -
AS400
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing AS400 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for AS400.

1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 12 (42.86%) iSeries
3 11 (39.29%) SQL
4 9 (32.14%) RPG
4 9 (32.14%) Banking
5 8 (28.57%) Windows
6 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (21.43%) IBM
8 5 (17.86%) ERP
8 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (17.86%) SAP
8 5 (17.86%) Migration
9 4 (14.29%) General Ledger
9 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 4 (14.29%) Matrix Management
9 4 (14.29%) Investment Management
9 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
9 4 (14.29%) DB2
9 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
9 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 4 (14.29%) Change Management
9 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
10 3 (10.71%) Project Management
10 3 (10.71%) Cisco
10 3 (10.71%) JD Edwards
10 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
10 3 (10.71%) CCNA
10 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (10.71%) Unix
10 3 (10.71%) RPG IV

AS400
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) CICS
2 2 (7.14%) MQSeries
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.57%) SAP APO
2 1 (3.57%) SAP MDM
2 1 (3.57%) SAP MM
2 1 (3.57%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.57%) SAP HANA
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
1 2 (7.14%) TestComplete
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Synon
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Banking
3 4 (14.29%) General Ledger
4 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.57%) Back Office
5 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) AS400 Developer
4 3 (10.71%) RPG Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) AS400 Operator
5 2 (7.14%) Auditor
5 2 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Data Migration Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) ERP Manager
5 2 (7.14%) ERP Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) IT Auditor
5 2 (7.14%) Migration Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Migration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Gherkin
1 2 (7.14%) Middleware
1 2 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) iSeries
2 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.14%) Credit Risk
2 2 (7.14%) Derivative
2 2 (7.14%) Fixed Income
2 2 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (7.14%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) FMCG
3 1 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.57%) Tandem
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.71%) Unix
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.14%) zOS
5 1 (3.57%) Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.86%) ERP
2 5 (17.86%) Migration
3 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 4 (14.29%) Change Management
3 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 4 (14.29%) Investment Management
3 4 (14.29%) Matrix Management
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) Scrum
4 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Business Change Management
5 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.14%) CRM
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Fund Accounting
5 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Release Management
5 2 (7.14%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) RPG
3 3 (10.71%) RPG IV
4 2 (7.14%) COBOL
4 2 (7.14%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) CCNA
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.57%) Master's Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) IBM
2 5 (17.86%) SAP
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco
3 3 (10.71%) JD Edwards
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) BT
4 2 (7.14%) Charles River
4 2 (7.14%) hybris
4 2 (7.14%) Kofax
5 1 (3.57%) Epicor
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Ivanti
5 1 (3.57%) LANSA
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.57%) Unisys
5 1 (3.57%) VMware