The table below looks at the statistics for OpenEdge skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenEdge over the 3 months to 1 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress OpenEdge
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OpenEdge 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £370 £308
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +20.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
695 511 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.81% 16.35% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 263 239
Average daily rate £408 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 35 56
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -22.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.02 £36.28 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

OpenEdge
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenEdge across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenEdge Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OpenEdge
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

OpenEdge Daily Rate Trend in the North West

OpenEdge
Top 2 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing OpenEdge 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 OpenEdge.

1 1 (100.00%) Progress 4GL
1 1 (100.00%) Progress

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing OpenEdge 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 OpenEdge. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Progress Developer
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Progress 4GL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Progress