The table below looks at the statistics for RPG/400 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RPG/400 over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM RPG/400
England / London
Rank 395 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RPG/400 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.011% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £319 £275 £225
% change year-on-year
+15.90% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8768 9015 9016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.32% 42.03% 42.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6545 6685 6681
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 62 46
Median hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +46.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.65 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £41.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

RPG/400
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing RPG/400 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

RPG/400 Jobs Demand Trend in London

RPG/400
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RPG/400 across the London region.

RPG/400 Daily Rate Trend in London

RPG/400
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RPG/400 across the London region.

RPG/400 Hourly Rate Trend in London

RPG/400
Top 25 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RPG/400 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for RPG/400.

1 5 (100.00%) RPG
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) AS400
2 4 (80.00%) iSeries
3 3 (60.00%) RPG IV
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) MQSeries
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) System Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (20.00%) General Ledger
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Microgen
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) DB2
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution

RPG/400
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (20.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) AS400 Developer
2 2 (40.00%) RPG Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) AS400
2 4 (80.00%) iSeries
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) RPG
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) RPG IV
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microgen