The table below looks at the statistics for OpenEdge skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenEdge over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress OpenEdge
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OpenEdge 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OpenEdge
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
98 150 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.69% 23.22% 21.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 79 62
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £495 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.85 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.45% -50.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +12.13%

OpenEdge
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenEdge across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenEdge Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

OpenEdge
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OpenEdge Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire