Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 November 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 163 179
Rank change year-on-year +6 +16 -
Contract jobs citing Progress 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.066% 0.083% 0.045%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.22% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £375 £313 £325
90th Percentile £425 £338 £375
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +26.92% -7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 - -

Progress is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in West Yorkshire.

All Vendors
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1191 1364 1773
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 39.11% 37.89% 40.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 734 852 1056
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £252 £263 £240
90th Percentile £550 £550 £508
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 46 101
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% -3.45% +30.34%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.50 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £21.50 £37.04
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.43 £14.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -0.52% +6.66% +4.58%

Progress
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Progress in West Yorkshire

Progress
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Progress in West Yorkshire

Progress
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Progress in West Yorkshire

Progress
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +13 1 - -
Halifax - 1 £400 -
Progress
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Progress.

1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
1 1 (50.00%) Trello
1 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 1 (50.00%) Slack
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
1 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria

Progress
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Slack
1 1 (50.00%) Trello
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Product Owner
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) PMO Planner
1 1 (50.00%) Product Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Product Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Product Owner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
1 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft