The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AS/400
South West / Somerset
Rank 32 - 49
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing AS400 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.92% - 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.41% - 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £294 £300
% change year-on-year +6.38% -2.08%  
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 Somerset with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 54 63 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 25.96% 23.77% 19.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 27 47
Median daily rate £400 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.58% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £526 £722
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 9
Median hourly rate £41.50 £43.17 £25.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.86% +72.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £25.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £57.00 £46.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

AS400
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AS400 in Somerset

AS400
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AS400 in Somerset

AS400
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 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 Somerset region with a requirement for AS400.

1 2 (33.33%) iSeries
1 2 (33.33%) RPG IV
1 2 (33.33%) RPG
1 2 (33.33%) Control-M
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) AS400 Operator
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) AS400 Support
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Operations Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Operator
2 2 (33.33%) Operational Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) RPG
1 2 (33.33%) RPG IV
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Control-M