The table below looks at the statistics for OpenEdge skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenEdge over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Progress OpenEdge
UK / England
Rank 560 611 584
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -27
Contract jobs citing OpenEdge 12 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.011% 0.017%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.16% 0.064% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £400 £331 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% -6.02%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7371 7844 8397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.62% 16.72% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4803 5038 5207
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 218 293
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.34 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +6.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +5.55%

OpenEdge
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing OpenEdge as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

OpenEdge Jobs Demand Trend in England

OpenEdge
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

OpenEdge Daily Rate Trend in England

OpenEdge
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenEdge across the England region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

OpenEdge Daily Rate Histogram in England

OpenEdge
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

OpenEdge Hourly Rate Trend in England

OpenEdge
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenEdge within the England region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +12 9 - - 1
North West +15 2 £400 +14.28% 2
East of England - 1 £215 -
OpenEdge
UK

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OpenEdge also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for OpenEdge.

1 14 (87.50%) Progress
2 12 (75.00%) Line Management
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) MySQL
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) SOAP
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) HTTP
4 2 (12.50%) JSON
4 2 (12.50%) JIRA
4 2 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
5 1 (6.25%) Document Management
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) PostGIS
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) Progress 4GL

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Progress Developer
3 2 (12.50%) UI Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) HTML5
1 2 (12.50%) JSON
1 2 (12.50%) SOAP
1 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) PostGIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Line Management
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
3 1 (6.25%) Document Management
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Progress 4GL
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Progress
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle