The table below looks at the statistics for OpenEdge skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenEdge over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Progress OpenEdge
UK
Rank 584 625 591
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -34
Contract jobs citing OpenEdge 13 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.008% 0.038%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.17% 0.045% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 10
Median daily rate £350 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7832 8793 9169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.49% 16.93% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5107 5583 5595
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 228 316
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%

OpenEdge
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing OpenEdge as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

OpenEdge Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenEdge
Daily Rate Trend

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

OpenEdge Daily Rate Trend in the UK

OpenEdge
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenEdge within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

OpenEdge Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

OpenEdge
Hourly Rate Trend

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

OpenEdge Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

OpenEdge
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenEdge within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +35 11 £350 - 3
West Midlands +11 7 - - 1
Birmingham +6 7 - - 1
North West +16 2 £400 +14.28% 1
Manchester +9 2 £400 +14.28%
Motherwell - 2 - -
North Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
East of England - 1 £215 - 1
Home Counties - 1 £300 -
South East - 1 £300 -
Norfolk - 1 £215 -
King's Lynn - 1 £215 -

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OpenEdge also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for OpenEdge.

1 19 (86.36%) Progress
2 12 (54.55%) Line Management
3 4 (18.18%) Web Services
4 3 (13.64%) QAD
4 3 (13.64%) MFGPRO
4 3 (13.64%) Degree
4 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) HTML
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) MySQL
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 2 (9.09%) CSS
5 2 (9.09%) SOAP
5 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (9.09%) JSON
5 2 (9.09%) JIRA
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) HTTP
5 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
5 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) HTML5
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) PostGIS
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 10

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MFGPRO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) Progress Developer
3 5 (22.73%) OpenEdge Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) Progress Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) HTML5
2 2 (9.09%) JSON
2 2 (9.09%) SOAP
2 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (4.55%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Line Management
2 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.55%) Data Extraction
3 1 (4.55%) Document Management
3 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) Progress 4GL
3 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Progress
2 3 (13.64%) QAD
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
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