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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress OpenEdge
Rank 156 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OpenEdge 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.053% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OpenEdge
England

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
617 554 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.28% 16.94% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 297 211
Average daily rate £375 £354 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 24 33
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £25.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -24.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £11.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.50 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenEdge within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Manchester - 2 £350 - 1
OpenEdge
England

OpenEdge
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Progress
2 4 (80.00%) Progress 4GL
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) WebSpeed

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) WebSpeed
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Progress Developer
2 2 (40.00%) OpenEdge Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Progress 4GL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Progress
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