The table below looks at the statistics for Progress 4GL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progress 4GL over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress 4GL
Rank 162 150 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Progress 4GL 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.025% 0.027% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.074% 0.085% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Progress 4GL
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1344 1176 919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.00% 31.97% 29.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 764 533
Median daily rate £385 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £571 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 21
Median hourly rate £30.50 £35.00 £32.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% +7.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.31 £15.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.09 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

Progress 4GL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Progress 4GL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Progress 4GL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Progress 4GL
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Progress 4GL across the North West region.

Progress 4GL Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Progress 4GL
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Progress 4GL within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire +1 1 £325 +8.33%
Progress 4GL
England

Progress 4GL
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Progress 4GL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Progress 4GL.

1 2 (100.00%) OpenEdge
1 2 (100.00%) Progress
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) MFGPRO
2 1 (50.00%) WebSpeed

Progress 4GL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) OpenEdge
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MFGPRO
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) WebSpeed
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) OpenEdge Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Progress Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Progress 4GL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Progress