The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 62 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 -  
Contract jobs citing AS400 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.19% 0.15% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £153 £240 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.45% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £288 £300
% change year-on-year +13.04% -4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £16.50

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 190 226 111
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 35.85% 34.72% 28.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 170 51
Median daily rate £400 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Median hourly rate £11.33 £15.79 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.22% +43.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.47 £11.61 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.87 £19.96 £26.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

AS400
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AS400 in Newcastle upon Tyne

AS400
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AS400 in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for AS400.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCDBA
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Tandem
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Security
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Email Migration

AS400
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DTS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Tandem
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Email Migration
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Security
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP