The table below looks at the statistics for Fortran skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fortran over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fortran
Rank 650 617 605
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -12
Contract jobs citing Fortran 1 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.013% 0.011%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.005% 0.034% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £434 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £356
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20651 20317 20007
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.57% 37.52% 37.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 14230 13407 13209
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 469 422 476
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

Fortran
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Fortran as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Fortran Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Fortran
Daily Rate Trend

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

Fortran Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Fortran
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Fortran Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Fortran
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortran within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -14 1 - - 3
London -16 1 - - 1

Fortran
Top 18 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Fortran also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Fortran.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematica
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Maple
2 1 (50.00%) C

Fortran
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Maple
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) NFS