Period
to 28 July 2017

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 28 July 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
England > London
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 567 546 539
Rank change year-on-year -21 -7 -44
Contract jobs citing AS400 26 68 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.061% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.40% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 20
London median daily rate £400 £450 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +26.76% -11.25%
10th Percentile £275 £313 £253
90th Percentile £498 £583 £576
England median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
London median hourly rate - - £28.25
England median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year -10.71% +14.29% -24.62%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 16164 16804 17109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 38.13% 37.03% 36.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 11457 12072 11952
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £288 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 220 299
London median hourly rate £21.90 £20.63 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.16% +3.15% -
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.25 £12.28
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.25 £57.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year - +8.11% -5.13%

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 28 July 2017.

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 28 July 2017. 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 -6 7 £325 -31.58%
West London +31 2 £400 -18.78%
East London -17 1 £400 +14.29%
AS400
England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 London region with a requirement for AS400.

1 15 (57.69%) iSeries
2 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) RPG
4 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 6 (23.08%) DB2
5 6 (23.08%) RPG IV
6 5 (19.23%) QA
6 5 (19.23%) Banking
6 5 (19.23%) Java
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle
6 5 (19.23%) IBM
7 4 (15.38%) Mainframe
7 4 (15.38%) Tivoli
7 4 (15.38%) Finance
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (15.38%) Unix
7 4 (15.38%) MQSeries
8 3 (11.54%) Linux
8 3 (11.54%) IBM Notes
8 3 (11.54%) Client/Server
8 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
8 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
8 3 (11.54%) VMware
8 3 (11.54%) Front Office
8 3 (11.54%) Tivoli NetView
8 3 (11.54%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (11.54%) Lotus
8 3 (11.54%) OS/390
8 3 (11.54%) Asset Management
8 3 (11.54%) IBM Mainframe

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 (15.38%) MQSeries
2 3 (11.54%) IBM Notes
3 2 (7.69%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) nginx
4 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Maximo
1 1 (3.85%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (7.69%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) SAN
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) DB2
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
1 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Synon
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (19.23%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Front Office
4 2 (7.69%) General Ledger
4 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.85%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Project Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (11.54%) AS400 Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Asset Management Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Programmer
4 3 (11.54%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 3 (11.54%) RPG Programmer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) LAMP
1 2 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) iSeries
2 4 (15.38%) Mainframe
3 3 (11.54%) Client/Server
3 3 (11.54%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (11.54%) SWIFT
4 2 (7.69%) Clustering
4 2 (7.69%) Derivative
4 2 (7.69%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.85%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Unix
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) OS/390
3 2 (7.69%) AIX
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) OS/400
4 1 (3.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (11.54%) Asset Management
2 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
2 2 (7.69%) Change Management
2 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (7.69%) DevOps
2 2 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (7.69%) Project Governance
2 2 (7.69%) Project Management
2 2 (7.69%) SDLC
2 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (3.85%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (3.85%) Data Transformation
3 1 (3.85%) Front End Development
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.85%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) RPG
3 6 (23.08%) RPG IV
4 5 (19.23%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) Python
5 2 (7.69%) RPG/400
6 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (7.69%) Corosync
2 2 (7.69%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) vCloud
2 2 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Tivoli
2 3 (11.54%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (11.54%) Tivoli NetView
3 2 (7.69%) Ansible
3 2 (7.69%) HAProxy
3 2 (7.69%) Pacemaker
3 2 (7.69%) Puppet
3 2 (7.69%) Rundeck
3 2 (7.69%) Terraform
4 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) IBM
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Lotus
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) Cadence
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Google
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) IFS
5 1 (3.85%) JDA
5 1 (3.85%) Novell
5 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.85%) SunGard