The table below looks at the statistics for RPG IV skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 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 the Midlands - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £220 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RPG IV
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 Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 47 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 18.18% 27.81% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 22
Median daily rate £450 £323 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% -14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £645 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands