The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Progress 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £360
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -13.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
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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 West Sussex region.

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
153 191 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 45.95% 46.59% 31.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 112 118
Average daily rate £305 £400 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.75% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £13.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £33.75 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Progress
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Progress Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Progress
Top 9 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) OpenEdge
1 4 (100.00%) Progress 4GL
1 4 (100.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Java EE
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 4 (100.00%) OpenEdge
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Java EE
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Progress 4GL