The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
England / Yorkshire
Rank 126 - 128
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing AS400 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.046% - 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% - 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £300 - £344
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 668 741 674
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 30.93% 26.31% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 490 412
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 40
Median hourly rate £19.49 £16.13 £11.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.83% +37.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £10.25 £9.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.07 £21.50 £21.25
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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

AS400
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AS400 in Yorkshire

AS400
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AS400 in Yorkshire

AS400
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
AS400
England

AS400
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for AS400.

1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) RPG IV
1 1 (50.00%) RPG
1 1 (50.00%) IBM

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) AS400 Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) AS400 Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) RPG Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) RPG
1 1 (50.00%) RPG IV
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM