The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 30 May 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank 104 103 88
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Contract jobs citing Progress 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.32% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £425 £295 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.06% -15.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £298 £325
% change year-on-year
+30.25% -8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.50
Progress
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
541 617 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 35.64% 43.09% 40.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 413 351
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 17
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.86 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £35.00 £17.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Progress as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Progress
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Progress Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Progress
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Progress Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Progress
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Progress 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Progress.

1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Campaign Management
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Campaign Management
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft