The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 6 March 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.

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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing Progress 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - - 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £317
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -5.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 £28.15
% change year-on-year
- -48.48%
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Oxfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
145 68 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 40.96% 36.76% 44.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 25 55
Average daily rate £420 £370 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £489 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 18
Average hourly rate £15.75 £14.50 £10.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% +39.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -7.40%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford