Period
to 19 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 6 months to 19 January 2019 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 109 - 98
Rank change year-on-year - +98 -5
Contract jobs citing AS400 3 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.18% - 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% - 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Wales median daily rate £218 - £288
10th Percentile £216 - £206
90th Percentile £220 - £300
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £300
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £31.50 £20.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +57.50% -46.67% +50.00%

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 Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 515 375 425
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 30.75% 28.96% 29.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 240 309
Wales median daily rate £419 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £247 £150 £158
90th Percentile £600 £526 £538
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 20 19
Wales median hourly rate £18.44 £31.89 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.19% +63.54% -4.88%
10th Percentile £12.03 £14.85 £14.97
90th Percentile £38.24 £56.40 £35.00
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £20.94 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.08% +4.68% -

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for AS400 in Wales

AS400
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AS400 in Wales

AS400
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AS400 in Wales

AS400
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the Wales region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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
South Wales - 3 £218 -
AS400
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 Wales region with a requirement for AS400.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) IT Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Server Building
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Data Encryption
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA

AS400
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) IT Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (33.33%) Data Encryption
3 1 (33.33%) Server Building
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) VMware