The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Progress
England / Yorkshire
Rank - 141 130
Contract jobs citing Progress 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.036% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.089% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £483 £363
% change year-on-year
-37.82% +33.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 -

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
830 1129 1033
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 37.85% 40.55% 40.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 715 634
Median daily rate £385 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 59 56
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.70 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Progress
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Progress Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Progress
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Progress Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Progress
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Progress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Progress.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft