The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 Development Applications 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Pro*C
Rank 564 521 547
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +26
Contract jobs citing ProC 10 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.049% 0.023%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% 0.42% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 6
Average daily rate
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£250 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £200 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £313 £305
% change year-on-year
-4.80% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £36.57 £37.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +15.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.57 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +15.62%
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6417 5516 5655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.00% 11.84% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4200 3526 3377
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 133 205
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £26.25 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
ProC
UK

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 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
London +11 4 £340 -21.83%
North West +3 2 - -
South East -17 2 - -
West Midlands -17 2 £245 +8.88%
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
ProC
UK

ProC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 31 (83.78%) Oracle
2 21 (56.76%) SQL
3 19 (51.35%) C
4 16 (43.24%) PL/SQL
4 16 (43.24%) UNIX
5 12 (32.43%) Oracle Forms
5 12 (32.43%) Java
5 12 (32.43%) C++
6 11 (29.73%) Shell Script
7 10 (27.03%) Retail
8 9 (24.32%) Oracle Retail
8 9 (24.32%) Finance
8 9 (24.32%) XML
9 8 (21.62%) J2EE
9 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
10 7 (18.92%) Data Conversion
10 7 (18.92%) Swing
10 7 (18.92%) MS Office
11 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
11 6 (16.22%) AIX
11 6 (16.22%) Solaris
11 6 (16.22%) Replication
11 6 (16.22%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (16.22%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (16.22%) Time Management
11 6 (16.22%) Oracle EBS R12
11 6 (16.22%) Data Guard
12 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
12 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
13 4 (10.81%) Microsoft

ProC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 3 (8.11%) SAS
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle UPK
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Office
2 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle Retail
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle SCM
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (2.70%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.70%) FTP
2 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.41%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.70%) Toad
General
1 10 (27.03%) Retail
2 9 (24.32%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Marketing
5 1 (2.70%) Military
5 1 (2.70%) Back Office
5 1 (2.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Consultant
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle Consultant
2 10 (27.03%) Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 7 (18.92%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) C Developer
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Trainer
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Applications Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Forms Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C++ Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Trainer
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications Functional Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Senior SAS Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Customer Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) VB Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) XML
2 8 (21.62%) J2EE
3 7 (18.92%) Swing
4 4 (10.81%) Java EE
5 3 (8.11%) .NET
6 2 (5.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Data Conversion
2 6 (16.22%) Replication
3 2 (5.41%) NHS
4 1 (2.70%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.70%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) UNIX
2 6 (16.22%) AIX
2 6 (16.22%) Solaris
3 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) HPUX
3 2 (5.41%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Time Management
2 2 (5.41%) CRM
2 2 (5.41%) E-business
2 2 (5.41%) Migration
2 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
2 2 (5.41%) Procure-to-pay
2 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
2 2 (5.41%) Asset Management
2 2 (5.41%) Supply Chain Management
2 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
3 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.70%) Logistic Regression
3 1 (2.70%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (2.70%) Customer Insight
3 1 (2.70%) Analytics
3 1 (2.70%) Customer Analytics
3 1 (2.70%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (2.70%) Workflow
3 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) SQL
2 19 (51.35%) C
3 16 (43.24%) PL/SQL
4 12 (32.43%) Java
4 12 (32.43%) C++
5 11 (29.73%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.41%) C#
6 2 (5.41%) R
7 1 (2.70%) VB
7 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Basel III
1 1 (2.70%) CRD IV
1 1 (2.70%) COREP
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.70%) MOM
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.70%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) Teradata
4 1 (2.70%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.70%) Pegasus
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco
4 1 (2.70%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.70%) Business Objects