The table below looks at the statistics for RPG IV skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 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 Northamptonshire - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £220 £300
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RPG IV
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 Northamptonshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
100 145 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 27.78% 37.96% 31.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 91 64
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

RPG IV
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

RPG IV Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire