The first table below looks at the demand for Fortran skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fortran over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortran
Rank 567 544 548
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +4
Contract jobs citing Fortran 2 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.024% 0.013%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.011% 0.061% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +7.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £443
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -9.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £53.00 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £53.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.66%
Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18155 17992 19247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.36% 38.72% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11839 11361 11727
Average daily rate £395 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 530 750
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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Fortran
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fortran across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Fortran Jobs Demand Trend in England

Fortran
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Fortran Daily Rate Trend in England

Fortran
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Fortran Hourly Rate Trend in England

Fortran
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortran within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -6 2 £425 +6.25% 1
South West - - - - 3
West Midlands - - - -
London - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
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Fortran
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Fortran also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fortran.

1 7 (87.50%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (37.50%) C
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) UML
6 1 (12.50%) Ada
6 1 (12.50%) MPEG
6 1 (12.50%) Pascal
6 1 (12.50%) Prolog
6 1 (12.50%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (12.50%) DTV
6 1 (12.50%) DVB
6 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
6 1 (12.50%) Simulink
6 1 (12.50%) Stateflow
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) DOM
6 1 (12.50%) Electronics
6 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
6 1 (12.50%) Streaming Video
6 1 (12.50%) Military
6 1 (12.50%) Physics

Fortran
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Fortran also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fortran. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Simulink
1 1 (12.50%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) DVB
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 1 (12.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Software Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C++ Developer
4 3 (37.50%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Programmer
6 1 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) Software Programmer
6 1 (12.50%) C++ Programmer
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) MPEG
1 1 (12.50%) DTV
1 1 (12.50%) Streaming Video
1 1 (12.50%) IPTV
1 1 (12.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) UML
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Ada
3 1 (12.50%) Pascal
3 1 (12.50%) Prolog
3 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared