The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank - - 103
Contract jobs citing Progress 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - - 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £483 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
+33.10% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - -
Progress
South East

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

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
990 1075 858
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 52.86% 52.41% 48.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 618 544 435
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 65 41
Average hourly rate £50.00 £20.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -36.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £11.35 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Progress
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Progress Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Progress
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Progress Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Progress
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Progress also 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 that cited Progress.

1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MSI
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) AppSense
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Progress also 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 that cited Progress. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (25.00%) UAT Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) AppSense