The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank - - 98
Contract jobs citing RPG 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - - 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £274 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.27% -29.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £39.50 -
% change year-on-year
-62.02% -
RPG
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
603 841 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.92% 41.14% 36.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 409 347
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 31 43
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £17.66 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.35 £40.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

RPG
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RPG across the Hampshire region.

RPG Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

RPG
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RPG across the Hampshire region.

RPG Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire