The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the North East region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Progress 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - -
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 £288 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
263 146 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 46.30% 41.95% 47.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 61 115
Average daily rate £332 £350 £271
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.24% +29.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 17
Average hourly rate £25.00 £11.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -48.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £32.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Progress
England

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Progress
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Progress Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Progress
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Progress Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Progress
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Progress
England

Progress
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Extranet
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft