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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG
Rank - 42 -
Contract jobs citing RPG 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.27% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
170 138 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 40.00% 37.50% 33.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 102 55
Average daily rate £375 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 16
Average hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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

RPG
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