The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank - 96 89
Contract jobs citing Progress 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.46% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £313 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.20%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.76 - £27.50
Progress
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
772 653 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 48.07% 39.96% 45.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 348 313
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £211 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 66 72
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £39.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Progress as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Progress
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Progress Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Progress
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Progress Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands