Period
to 8 March 2021

The median contractor rate for an RPG Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 8 March 2021.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

RPG Developer
UK > England
6 months to
8 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 566 697 841
Rank change year-on-year +131 +144 +6
Contract jobs requiring an RPG Developer 1 9 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.003% 0.015% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.016% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 6
Median daily rate £363 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -7.89% -1.94%
10th Percentile £356 £313 £327
90th Percentile £369 £388 £401
UK median daily rate £363 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +11.54% -13.33% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 35,980 56,014 84,787
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.72% 93.96% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,727 37,869 57,790
Median daily rate £475 £465 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.15% -2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £275
90th Percentile £663 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £463
% change year-on-year +5.56% -2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,339 2,054 2,452
Median hourly rate £21.62 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.86% +2.78% -0.06%
10th Percentile £11.23 £11.44 £11.00
90th Percentile £56.27 £50.00 £48.75
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.70 £17.50
% change year-on-year +20.32% +6.86% -2.78%

RPG Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured RPG Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for RPG Developer in England

RPG Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing RPG Developer in England.

Daily rate trend for RPG Developer in England

RPG Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing RPG Developer in England.

Hourly rate trend for RPG Developer in England

RPG Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RPG Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 8 March 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +60 1 £363 - 1
RPG Developer
UK

RPG Developer Skill Set
Top 3 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 March 2021, RPG Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region featuring RPG Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) RPG
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis

RPG Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) RPG