The first table below looks at the demand for RPG III skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RPG III over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East Midlands region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG III
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing RPG III 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 - £238
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
570 440 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 35.34% 34.08% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 225 203
Average daily rate £300 £303 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.82% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 24 27
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.85 £12.42 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £38.65 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
RPG III
England

RPG III
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RPG III across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

RPG III Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands