Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for RPG/400 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RPG/400 over the 6 months to 20 October 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/400
England > South East
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 400
Contract jobs citing RPG/400 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - - 0.005%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £425 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +21.43% +16.67% -25.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

RPG/400 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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5728 6038 6700
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.28% 35.56% 34.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3560 3715 4177
South East median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £290 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 220 226
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £17.30 £12.25 £16.09
90th Percentile £52.50 £55.63 £50.63
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +14.54%

RPG/400
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing RPG/400 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for RPG/400 in the South East

RPG/400
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RPG/400 in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for RPG/400 in the South East

RPG/400
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing RPG/400 in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for RPG/400 in the South East