The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Progress 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £483 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
+33.10% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - -
Progress
South East

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

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
656 642 615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 54.53% 45.89% 48.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 344 311
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 30 22
Average hourly rate £50.00 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Progress
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Progress Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Progress
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Progress Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Progress
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Progress also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Progress.

1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Progress 4GL
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Progress also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Progress. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Progress 4GL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware