Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 6 months to 20 November 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 - 147
Rank change year-on-year - +147 -
Contract jobs citing AS400 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.034% - 0.026%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% - 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Manchester median daily rate £225 - -
North West median daily rate £225 £330 £400
% change year-on-year -31.82% -17.50% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 890 1137 1046
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 30.30% 32.47% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 743 583
Manchester median daily rate £390 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £175 £263 £210
90th Percentile £600 £538 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 33 39
Manchester median hourly rate £19.25 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.76% +7.41% -6.09%
10th Percentile £12.82 £11.30 £11.20
90th Percentile £41.00 £29.81 £38.01
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% +16.67%

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for AS400 in Manchester

AS400
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AS400 in Manchester

AS400
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AS400 in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for AS400.

1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing

AS400
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) AS400 Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM