The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 29 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Progress Software Corporation.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank - - 129
Contract jobs citing Progress 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.100%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £298 £325
% change year-on-year
+30.25% -8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.50
Progress
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1353 1072 1003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.66% 35.84% 38.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 541 472
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 46 28
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.85 £12.19 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.90 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Progress as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Progress
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Progress Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Progress
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Progress Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland