The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AS/400
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank - 41 50
Contract jobs citing AS400 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire - 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.96% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £288 £300
% change year-on-year +8.69% -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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 78 104 149
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 20.42% 28.49% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 82 86
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £513 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 15
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +105.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

AS400
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AS400 in Northamptonshire

AS400
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AS400 in Northamptonshire