Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for RPG IV skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RPG IV over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 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 IV (ILE RPG)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 189 216
Contract jobs citing RPG IV 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.024% 0.017%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.058% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Yorkshire median daily rate - £300 -
England median daily rate £500 £400 £338
% change year-on-year +25.00% +18.52% -41.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

RPG IV 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,219 1,729 2,602
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 45.29% 40.87% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,533 1,235 1,815
Yorkshire median daily rate £401 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £291
90th Percentile £538 £525 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 11 37
Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.50 £39.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.10% +151.61% -55.71%
10th Percentile £14.64 £20.75 £12.40
90th Percentile £48.00 £43.75 £44.50
England median hourly rate £41.53 £40.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.18% +7.33% +4.17%

RPG IV
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for RPG IV in Yorkshire

RPG IV
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RPG IV in Yorkshire

RPG IV
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RPG IV in Yorkshire