The table below looks at the statistics for Progress 4GL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progress 4GL over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress 4GL
Rank - 41 -
Contract jobs citing Progress 4GL 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 0.25% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £27.50
Progress 4GL
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
105 103 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 28.93% 26.21% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 65 63
Median daily rate £425 £344 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £223 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £531 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £54.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%