The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Progress 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.50
Progress
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
122 116 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 48.61% 51.10% 38.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 70 64
Median daily rate £450 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £247 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 5
Median hourly rate - £23.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +67.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk