The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank - 41 -
Contract jobs citing RPG 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.32% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £230 £300
% change year-on-year
+19.56% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50
RPG
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
131 135 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 53.47% 43.69% 41.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 93 68
Median daily rate £300 £285 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 18
Median hourly rate £39.00 £19.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -44.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

RPG
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

RPG Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire