Period
to 22 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Progress over the 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Progress
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 208
Contract jobs citing Progress 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - - 0.031%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
South West median daily rate - - £550
England median daily rate £475 £418 £388
% change year-on-year +13.77% +7.74% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 - £35.00

Progress is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2303 2564 2507
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 41.64% 42.50% 39.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1394 1606 1485
South West median daily rate £396 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.67% +3.45% -0.28%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £213
90th Percentile £538 £538 £510
England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 135 179
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £25.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.00% +23.85% +7.65%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £46.73 £55.00
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.58% -0.29% +2.94%

Progress
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Progress as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Progress in the South West

Progress
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Progress in the South West

Progress
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Progress in the South West