The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Progress Software Corporation.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank - 79 72
Contract jobs citing Progress 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.43% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £295 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +59.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.50
Progress
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
547 460 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 49.50% 46.05% 43.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 250 157
Average daily rate £425 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £700 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 23 36
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -46.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.92 £22.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Progress across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Progress
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Progress Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Progress
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Progress across the Cheshire region.

Progress Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire
Chester
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago