The table below looks at the statistics for Progress 4GL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progress 4GL over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress 4GL
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Progress 4GL 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - £315
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Progress 4GL
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
562 524 501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 30.98% 31.36% 36.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 319 291
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £37.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -49.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Progress 4GL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Progress 4GL across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Progress 4GL Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Progress 4GL
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Progress 4GL 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 4GL.

1 1 (100.00%) OpenEdge
1 1 (100.00%) Progress
1 1 (100.00%) WebSpeed
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Progress 4GL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Progress 4GL 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 4GL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) OpenEdge
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) WebSpeed
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) OpenEdge Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Progress Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Progress