The table below looks at the statistics for Progress 4GL skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progress 4GL over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress 4GL
Rank 618 614 600
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs citing Progress 4GL 1 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.008% 0.024%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.005% 0.020% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Median daily rate £325 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £355 £315
% change year-on-year
-3.16% +12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £27.50
Progress 4GL
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19040 19526 18487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.12% 38.40% 37.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13275 13272 12224
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 412 395 404
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £19.03 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%

Progress 4GL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Progress 4GL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Progress 4GL Daily Rate Trend in England

Progress 4GL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Progress 4GL across the England region.

Progress 4GL Hourly Rate Trend in England

Progress 4GL
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 Progress 4GL within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
North West -10 1 £325 +8.33%
Progress 4GL
UK

Progress 4GL
Top 22 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Progress 4GL 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 Progress 4GL.

1 4 (100.00%) Progress
2 3 (75.00%) OpenEdge
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) MFGPRO
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) WebSpeed
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server

Progress 4GL
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) OpenEdge
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MFGPRO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) WebSpeed
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Progress Developer
3 2 (50.00%) OpenEdge Developer
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Progress 4GL Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Progress
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore