The first table below looks at the demand for Progress 4GL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progress 4GL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Yorkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress 4GL
Rank 107 88 94
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Contract jobs citing Progress 4GL 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.055% 0.075% 0.056%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
747 443 537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.43% 33.43% 30.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 233 308
Average daily rate £320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £234 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 19
Average hourly rate £25.75 £14.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.70% -1.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £32.75 £38.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Progress 4GL
Yorkshire

Progress 4GL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Progress 4GL across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Progress 4GL Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Progress 4GL
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Progress 4GL across the West Yorkshire region.

Progress 4GL Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Progress 4GL
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Progress 4GL within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
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Progress 4GL
Yorkshire

Progress 4GL
Top 16 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Progress 4GL 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 4GL.

1 4 (100.00%) OpenEdge
1 4 (100.00%) Progress
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (50.00%) WebSpeed
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX

Progress 4GL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Progress 4GL 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 4GL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) OpenEdge
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) WebSpeed
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Progress Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Progress