The first table below looks at the demand for OpenEdge skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenEdge over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Scotland region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress OpenEdge
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OpenEdge 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
389 409 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.80% 17.22% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 213 204
Average daily rate £371 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.07% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 26
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £12.20 £10.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.34 £27.90 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
OpenEdge
UK

OpenEdge
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

OpenEdge Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

OpenEdge
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

OpenEdge Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

OpenEdge
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OpenEdge across the Scotland region.

OpenEdge Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland