Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 24 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 202 -
Contract jobs citing RPG 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.092% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Yorkshire median daily rate - £313 -
England median daily rate £415 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +18.57% - -6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +46.55%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1668 2353 2385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.75% 43.39% 38.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1231 1602 1607
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.89% +10.00%
10th Percentile £298 £281 £263
90th Percentile £531 £538 £513
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 29 37
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.09% -23.77% -22.00%
10th Percentile £16.70 £12.95 £11.15
90th Percentile £41.53 £47.50 £46.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +21.79%

RPG
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for RPG in Yorkshire

RPG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RPG in Yorkshire

RPG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RPG in Yorkshire