The first table below looks at the demand for RPG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Jersey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RPG 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 Jersey 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
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing RPG 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Jersey - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
Jersey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Jersey 30.77% 26.09% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £275 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
RPG
Channel Islands

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Jersey

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Jersey

RPG
Daily Rate Trend in Jersey

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

RPG Daily Rate Trend in Jersey

RPG
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Jersey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Jersey region citing RPG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RPG.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) AS400
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) RPG IV

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Jersey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Jersey region citing RPG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RPG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) RPG Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) RPG IV