The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG
Rank 47 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RPG 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.30% - 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% - 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£417 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £376 £300
% change year-on-year
-44.14% +25.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
143 137 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 42.69% 38.70% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 99 50
Average daily rate £340 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 12
Average hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +62.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £27.63 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RPG across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

RPG
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

RPG Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

RPG Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing RPG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RPG.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (100.00%) Logical Data Model
1 1 (100.00%) Physical Data Model

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing RPG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RPG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Logical Data Model
1 1 (100.00%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft