The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank - 70 -
Contract jobs citing RPG 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.23% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £270 £200 £376
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -46.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50
RPG
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
205 289 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.18% 33.88% 39.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 139 149
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £288 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 9
Median hourly rate £52.50 £35.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -5.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

RPG
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RPG Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

RPG
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RPG Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire