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 29 September 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank 140 152 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Progress 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.070% 0.063% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.76 - -
Progress
England

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
1096 1325 1066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.47% 41.43% 43.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 810 587
Median daily rate £400 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 99 78
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.81 £12.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.99% +9.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.47 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Yorkshire +12 2 £325 -7.14%
Progress
England

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) MS Project
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Campaign Management
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) SAN

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Project
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Programme Governance
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Campaign Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard