The table below looks at the statistics for RPG IV skills in IT contracts advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 5 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
5 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 Walsall - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - -
RPG IV
West 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 Walsall region.

Programming Languages Category
Walsall
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 25.00% 43.75% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £165 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Walsall 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 Walsall