The table below looks at the statistics for ProC 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 ProC over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Pro*C
Rank 575 560 534
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -26
Contract jobs citing ProC 20 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.020% 0.047%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.29% 0.16% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 9
Average daily rate
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£407 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.80% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £224 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £457 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £298 £275
% change year-on-year
+31.42% +8.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £36.57 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.57 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
ProC
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6961 6403 5487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.51% 12.97% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4642 4188 3509
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 134 135
Average hourly rate £38.25 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.00 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

ProC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ProC Jobs Demand Trend in England

ProC
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ProC Daily Rate Trend in England

ProC
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ProC across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

ProC Daily Rate Histogram in England

ProC
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ProC Hourly Rate Trend in England

ProC
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 ProC within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
North West -20 8 £478 -
London +1 7 £425 +25.00% 1
East of England - 2 £375 -
West Midlands +2 1 - -
South East -11 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £407 -
ProC
UK

ProC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ProC 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 ProC.

1 28 (71.79%) Oracle
2 24 (61.54%) SQL
3 22 (56.41%) Oracle Database
4 21 (53.85%) PL/SQL
5 20 (51.28%) C
6 19 (48.72%) Shell Script
7 15 (38.46%) Java
8 12 (30.77%) JSP
9 11 (28.21%) UNIX
9 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (25.64%) Web Services
11 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (20.51%) Finance
12 8 (20.51%) Solaris
12 8 (20.51%) JBoss
13 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database 12c
14 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
14 6 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
14 6 (15.38%) Memory Management
14 6 (15.38%) Task Parallel Library
14 6 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
14 6 (15.38%) CRM
14 6 (15.38%) Linux
14 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
14 6 (15.38%) .NET
14 6 (15.38%) SOA
14 6 (15.38%) Infragistics
14 6 (15.38%) TDD
14 6 (15.38%) WebSphere
14 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework

ProC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ProC 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 ProC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (20.51%) JBoss
2 6 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 5 (12.82%) SAS
4 4 (10.26%) Tuxedo
5 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) BIG-IP
1 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (56.41%) Oracle Database
2 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 5 (12.82%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (7.69%) Base SAS
7 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 2 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.13%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.56%) Star Schema
9 1 (2.56%) SQLPlus
9 1 (2.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (5.13%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.56%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Billing
3 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Retail
4 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.13%) Marketing
6 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (7.69%) Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.13%) .NET Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Functional Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Technical Leader
4 2 (5.13%) Senior .NET Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Technical Manager
4 2 (5.13%) SAS Developer
4 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Developer
5 1 (2.56%) SAS Programmer
5 1 (2.56%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) JSP
2 10 (25.64%) Web Services
3 6 (15.38%) .NET
3 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 6 (15.38%) WCF
3 6 (15.38%) WPF
3 6 (15.38%) Task Parallel Library
4 5 (12.82%) Unity DI Container
5 3 (7.69%) Java EE
6 2 (5.13%) HTML
6 2 (5.13%) XML
7 1 (2.56%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Derivative
2 5 (12.82%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (10.26%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.56%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.56%) Economics
4 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.56%) Statistics
4 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.56%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (2.56%) Biotechnology
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) UNIX
2 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (20.51%) Solaris
4 6 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (5.13%) AIX
6 1 (2.56%) HPUX
6 1 (2.56%) Windows
6 1 (2.56%) VMS
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) SOA
1 6 (15.38%) CRM
1 6 (15.38%) TDD
1 6 (15.38%) Release Management
1 6 (15.38%) Memory Management
2 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.69%) Analytics
3 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (7.69%) ETL
4 2 (5.13%) Scrum
4 2 (5.13%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (2.56%) Functional Testing
5 1 (2.56%) Change Control
5 1 (2.56%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing Analytics
5 1 (2.56%) Customer Analytics
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL
5 1 (2.56%) ERP
5 1 (2.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) SQL
2 21 (53.85%) PL/SQL
3 20 (51.28%) C
4 19 (48.72%) Shell Script
5 15 (38.46%) Java
6 4 (10.26%) AWK
7 3 (7.69%) PROC SQL
7 3 (7.69%) C++
7 3 (7.69%) Perl
8 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.13%) C#
8 2 (5.13%) sed
8 2 (5.13%) Korn
9 1 (2.56%) SAS Macro
9 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) BC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) GCP
1 1 (2.56%) CDISC
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) NFS
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Control-M
2 1 (2.56%) OVSD
Vendors
1 28 (71.79%) Oracle
2 6 (15.38%) Infragistics
3 5 (12.82%) NetCracker
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.13%) HP
5 2 (5.13%) Netezza
6 1 (2.56%) F5
6 1 (2.56%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.56%) NetApp
6 1 (2.56%) Retek
6 1 (2.56%) VMware
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco