The table below looks at the statistics for RPG/400 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RPG/400 over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG/400
Rank 158 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RPG/400 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.061% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £448 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £205 £357
% change year-on-year
+34.14% -42.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RPG/400
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1723 1641 2510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.55% 47.93% 43.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1452 1382 2039
Median daily rate £500 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 8
Median hourly rate £27.50 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.19 £19.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £37.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

RPG/400
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing RPG/400 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

RPG/400 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RPG/400
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RPG/400 across the City of London region.

RPG/400 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

RPG/400
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RPG/400 across the City of London region.

RPG/400 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

RPG/400
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RPG/400 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 City of London region with a requirement for RPG/400.

1 2 (100.00%) RPG
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (100.00%) AS400
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (50.00%) Microgen
2 1 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (50.00%) RPG IV
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

RPG/400
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (100.00%) MQSeries
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Banking Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) AS400
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (50.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) RPG
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) RPG IV
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microgen