The table below looks at the statistics for the Progress Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progress Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress Developer
Rank 573 551 532
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Progress Developer 7 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.042% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.046% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £326 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £326 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Progress Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46777 45849 40413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.43% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 28979 28587 23731
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1861 2074
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

Progress Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Progress Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Progress Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Progress Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Progress Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Progress Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Progress Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Progress Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Progress Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -19 3 - - 1
North West - 2 £300 - 1
Yorkshire -9 1 £295 -
London -12 1 £350 +16.66%
Progress Developer
UK

Progress Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Progress Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Progress Developer in their job title.

1 16 (94.12%) Progress
2 15 (88.24%) OpenEdge
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) WebSpeed
4 3 (17.65%) Progress 4GL
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Sculptor
6 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.88%) Web Services
6 1 (5.88%) XML
6 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
6 1 (5.88%) ERP
6 1 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) C#
6 1 (5.88%) Delphi
6 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.88%) VB
6 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.88%) .NET
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.88%) PVCS
6 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (5.88%) Ajax
6 1 (5.88%) JIRA

Progress Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Progress Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Progress Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (88.24%) OpenEdge
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MFGPRO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) WebSpeed
2 1 (5.88%) PVCS
2 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.88%) ERP
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Progress 4GL
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) Delphi
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VB
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.88%) VB6
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Progress
2 1 (5.88%) Sculptor
Preston, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago