The first table below looks at the demand for ProC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ProC over the 3 months to 16 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 Scotland 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Pro*C
Rank 127 114 114
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs citing ProC 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.037% 0.25% 0.071%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.33% 2.38% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate £110 £277 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.28% +3.55%
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 £32.50 £37.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.16% -
Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
304 252 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.16% 10.68% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 151 115
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £276 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 11
Average hourly rate £110.00 £42.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+158.82% +54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
ProC
UK

ProC
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

ProC Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ProC
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ProC Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ProC
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ProC Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

ProC
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ProC within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Lothian - - - - 1
ProC
UK

ProC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Xen
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (25.00%) Base SAS
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Teradata
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Linux

ProC
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Customer Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Xen
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Teradata