Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for RPG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RPG over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM RPG
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 180
Contract jobs citing RPG 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - - 0.040%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median daily rate - - -
South East median daily rate £525 £288 £417
% change year-on-year +82.61% -31.00% +10.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £37.50 -

RPG is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1162 1185 1211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.41% 28.04% 24.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 694 681 744
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £288 £275 £250
90th Percentile £538 £530 £509
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 35 43
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £32.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -13.51% +13.85%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.25 £16.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.20 £54.74
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

RPG
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing RPG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for RPG in Berkshire

RPG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RPG in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for RPG in Berkshire

RPG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RPG in Berkshire