The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress
Rank - 27 -
Contract jobs citing Progress 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.12% -
As % of the Vendors category - 1.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Vendors Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
92 110 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 50.00% 61.45% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 22 51
Average daily rate £471 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.81% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £175.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-89.71% +900.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Progress across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Progress
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Progress Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands