The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Walsall 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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Progress
West Midlands / Walsall
Rank - - 5
Contract jobs citing Progress 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall - - 8.33%
As % of the Vendors category - - 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £400 £363
% change year-on-year -20.62% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Walsall.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Walsall
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3 3 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 15.00% 23.08% 54.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £338 £200 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.75% -34.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £310 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

Progress
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Walsall citing Progress as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Progress in Walsall

Progress
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Progress in Walsall