The table below looks at the statistics for Progress 4GL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progress 4GL over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress 4GL
Rank - - 56
Contract jobs citing Progress 4GL 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Progress 4GL
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
275 198 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.06% 30.05% 29.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 132 131
Median daily rate £388 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £15.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.06% -23.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.69 £12.20 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £31.50 £21.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Progress 4GL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Progress 4GL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Progress 4GL Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Progress 4GL
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Progress 4GL across the Birmingham region.

Progress 4GL Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham