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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Progress 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
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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
449 419 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 44.46% 44.62% 46.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 231 275
Average daily rate £320 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £125 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £444 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 21
Average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +140.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £45.00 £19.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Progress across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (100.00%) OpenEdge
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Progress 4GL
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) WebSpeed
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) OpenEdge
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) WebSpeed
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Progress Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Progress 4GL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA