The first table below looks at the demand for ProC skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ProC over the 3 months to 18 April 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 London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Pro*C
Rank 395 388 419
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +31
Contract jobs citing ProC 17 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.005% 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.53% 0.037% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Average daily rate £525 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £350 £288
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +21.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.00 -
Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3226 2694 2712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.33% 12.47% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2371 2006 1817
Average daily rate £413 £420 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 21
Average hourly rate £33.75 £41.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.68% +12.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £12.60 £28.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £54.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
ProC
England

ProC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ProC Jobs Demand Trend in London

ProC
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ProC Daily Rate Trend in London

ProC
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ProC across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ProC Daily Rate Histogram in London

ProC
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ProC Hourly Rate Trend in London

ProC
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ProC within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London - 3 £325 -
ProC
England

ProC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 17 (77.27%) Oracle
2 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (40.91%) PL/SQL
5 8 (36.36%) Java
5 8 (36.36%) C
5 8 (36.36%) C++
6 7 (31.82%) Retail
6 7 (31.82%) UNIX
6 7 (31.82%) MS Office
7 6 (27.27%) Swing
7 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 6 (27.27%) J2EE
7 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
7 6 (27.27%) XML
7 6 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (27.27%) Time Management
7 6 (27.27%) Replication
7 6 (27.27%) Data Guard
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle Retail
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (27.27%) Data Conversion
8 4 (18.18%) Banking
9 3 (13.64%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
9 3 (13.64%) HTML
9 3 (13.64%) CRM
9 3 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
9 3 (13.64%) Oracle Applications

ProC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 2 (9.09%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Office
2 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (9.09%) SPSS
4 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle iStore
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Wireless
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Discoverer
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (9.09%) Base SAS
2 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.55%) DB2
3 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (31.82%) Retail
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Finance
4 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Back Office
5 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Consultant
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Consultant
2 6 (27.27%) Technical Consultant
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Applications Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Excel Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Swing
1 6 (27.27%) J2EE
1 6 (27.27%) XML
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Replication
1 6 (27.27%) Data Conversion
2 2 (9.09%) Blog
3 1 (4.55%) PMI
3 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) UNIX
2 2 (9.09%) Solaris
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) AIX
3 1 (4.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Time Management
2 3 (13.64%) CRM
3 2 (9.09%) Scrum
3 2 (9.09%) TDD
3 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
3 2 (9.09%) Kanban
3 2 (9.09%) OO
3 2 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (4.55%) Workflow
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.55%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (4.55%) Cash Management
4 1 (4.55%) BDD
4 1 (4.55%) ATDD
4 1 (4.55%) CQRS
4 1 (4.55%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) PL/SQL
3 8 (36.36%) Java
3 8 (36.36%) C
3 8 (36.36%) C++
4 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
5 2 (9.09%) R
5 2 (9.09%) Python
5 2 (9.09%) C#
5 2 (9.09%) Lisp
6 1 (4.55%) Perl
6 1 (4.55%) VBA
6 1 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCA
1 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (4.55%) PMP
1 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Basel III
1 1 (4.55%) CRD IV
1 1 (4.55%) COREP
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.55%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Murex
2 2 (9.09%) Calypso
2 2 (9.09%) Fidessa
3 1 (4.55%) Symantec
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (4.55%) Pegasus
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Sun
3 1 (4.55%) Teradata
3 1 (4.55%) Aruba