The table below looks at the statistics for RPG IV skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing RPG IV 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £376
% change year-on-year
- -13.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RPG IV
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
705 570 471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 37.40% 32.40% 36.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 359 301
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 13
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.40 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.20 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

RPG IV Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

RPG IV
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RPG IV 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 Manchester region with a requirement for RPG IV.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) CGI
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) SAX
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) IFS

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CGI
1 1 (100.00%) SAX
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) IFS