The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Progress
England / London
Rank 393 402 399
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing Progress 2 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.051% 0.047%
As % of the Vendors category 0.024% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 2
Median daily rate £350 £418 £620
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.16% -32.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £310 £592
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £555 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £483 £363
% change year-on-year
-37.82% +33.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 -

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8238 8729 9601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.28% 40.80% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5538 5710 6331
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 154 190
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.40 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.14% +8.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in London

Progress
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Progress Daily Rate Trend in London

Progress
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Progress Hourly Rate Trend in London

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for Progress.

1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 2 (22.22%) iPad
2 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Intranet
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Reinsurance
3 1 (11.11%) Fintech
3 1 (11.11%) LIMS
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) MS Project
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scala
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) Critical Path Analysis

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Intranet
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Environment Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) LIMS Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Planner
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planner
3 1 (11.11%) Scala Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) CSS3
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Fintech
2 1 (11.11%) LIMS
2 1 (11.11%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Critical Path Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft