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 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank 405 428 410
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -18
Contract jobs citing Progress 17 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.079% 0.030% 0.052%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.068% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 7
Median daily rate £458 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
- +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £27.50
Progress
England

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
8871 10367 10246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.10% 44.27% 44.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6089 6860 6573
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 255 202
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £52.17 £32.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.24% +7.19%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Progress across the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Progress Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 4 £465 -
Progress
England

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 London region with a requirement for Progress.

1 21 (75.00%) Project Management
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) Degree
3 7 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 7 (25.00%) Finance
3 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 6 (21.43%) Agile Project Management
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (17.86%) Migration
6 4 (14.29%) Windows
6 4 (14.29%) CRM
6 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
7 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle
7 3 (10.71%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
7 3 (10.71%) Analytics
7 3 (10.71%) Time Management
7 3 (10.71%) QA
8 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
8 2 (7.14%) Data Extraction
8 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (7.14%) Firewall
8 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
8 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 2 (7.14%) Symantec

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) OpenEdge
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle iSupplier
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) MPLS
2 1 (3.57%) VLAN
2 1 (3.57%) VoIP
2 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) MS Access
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Local Government
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Digital Product Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Product Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Data Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Data Centre Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Business Requirements Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Portfolio Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Project Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) HTML5
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Data Extraction
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) CCTV
4 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.57%) FMCG
4 1 (3.57%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (3.57%) iPad
4 1 (3.57%) Statistics
4 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Project Management
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (21.43%) Agile Project Management
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (17.86%) Migration
6 4 (14.29%) CRM
7 3 (10.71%) Analytics
7 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.71%) Time Management
8 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
8 2 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
8 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.57%) OO
9 1 (3.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) Progress 4GL
2 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
1 3 (10.71%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (7.14%) Citrix
2 2 (7.14%) Symantec
2 2 (7.14%) Veritas
3 1 (3.57%) Capita
3 1 (3.57%) Dell
3 1 (3.57%) NETGEAR
3 1 (3.57%) Sun