Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 606 611 570
Rank change year-on-year +5 -41 -4
Contract jobs citing AS400 32 39 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.068% 0.083% 0.095%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.21% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 15
London median daily rate £481 £400 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.31% -8.05% +29.85%
10th Percentile £324 £275 £288
90th Percentile £606 £500 £516
England median daily rate £380 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +8.57% +6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £31.50 - -
England median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year +26.00% -23.66% +21.30%

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 17,469 18,140 16,097
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.21% 38.48% 36.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,616 13,003 11,330
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £315 £313 £288
90th Percentile £700 £688 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 274 231 264
London median hourly rate £22.97 £21.90 £19.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.86% +13.09% -4.37%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.75 £11.68
90th Percentile £53.38 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.24 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.27% +2.50% +5.26%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -17 5 £463 - 4
West London - 4 £348 -
East London - 1 - -
AS400
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 19 (59.38%) SQL
1 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) iSeries
3 10 (31.25%) RPG
3 10 (31.25%) DB2
4 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (25.00%) Banking
5 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.75%) Unix
6 5 (15.63%) MS Visio
6 5 (15.63%) JD Edwards
6 5 (15.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.50%) Windows
7 4 (12.50%) General Ledger
7 4 (12.50%) Scrum
7 4 (12.50%) FMCG
8 3 (9.38%) Re-Platforming
8 3 (9.38%) LANSA
8 3 (9.38%) Migration
8 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (9.38%) Life Science
8 3 (9.38%) Matrix Management
8 3 (9.38%) Release Management
8 3 (9.38%) QMS
8 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
8 3 (9.38%) RPG IV
8 3 (9.38%) Linux
8 3 (9.38%) SAP
8 3 (9.38%) ERP

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 2 (6.25%) CICS
1 2 (6.25%) MQSeries
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.13%) SAP APO
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (3.13%) SAP MDM
1 1 (3.13%) SAP MM
1 1 (3.13%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) DB2
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) Big Data
4 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.13%) SAP BW
4 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
3 5 (15.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (12.50%) General Ledger
5 3 (9.38%) Financial Institution
6 2 (6.25%) Back Office
7 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) AS400 Developer
3 4 (12.50%) DBA
3 4 (12.50%) SQL DBA
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (9.38%) Author
4 3 (9.38%) Programmer
4 3 (9.38%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 3 (9.38%) RPG Programmer
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Author
5 2 (6.25%) AS400 Operator
5 2 (6.25%) Auditor
5 2 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) IT Auditor
5 2 (6.25%) LANSA Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) RPG Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) EDI
2 1 (3.13%) OLE
2 1 (3.13%) OLE DB
2 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) iSeries
2 4 (12.50%) FMCG
3 3 (9.38%) Life Science
4 2 (6.25%) Credit Risk
4 2 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
4 2 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (6.25%) SWIFT
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) Derivative
5 1 (3.13%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (3.13%) Reinsurance
5 1 (3.13%) Tandem
5 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Unix
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.25%) zOS
5 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.13%) OS/400
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.50%) Scrum
3 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
3 3 (9.38%) ERP
3 3 (9.38%) Matrix Management
3 3 (9.38%) Migration
3 3 (9.38%) Project Management
3 3 (9.38%) QMS
3 3 (9.38%) Release Management
3 3 (9.38%) Re-Platforming
4 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (6.25%) Contract Management
4 2 (6.25%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (6.25%) Internal Audit
4 2 (6.25%) Investment Management
4 2 (6.25%) IT Audit
4 2 (6.25%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (6.25%) Security Operations
4 2 (6.25%) Software Licensing
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 10 (31.25%) RPG
3 3 (9.38%) RPG IV
4 2 (6.25%) COBOL
4 2 (6.25%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) Master's Degree
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (6.25%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) JD Edwards
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) IBM
3 3 (9.38%) LANSA
3 3 (9.38%) SAP
4 2 (6.25%) BT
4 2 (6.25%) Kofax
5 1 (3.13%) Epicor
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) hybris
5 1 (3.13%) Ivanti
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.13%) SunGard
5 1 (3.13%) Unisys