The table below looks at the statistics for ProC skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ProC over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Pro*C
Rank 605 549 561
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +12
Contract jobs citing ProC 8 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.053% 0.050%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.45% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 21 14
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£500 £400 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £250 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate - £425 £325
% change year-on-year
- +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.50

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7439 6195 6084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.75% 11.81% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5001 4023 3446
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 146 234
Average hourly rate £38.50 £36.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.50 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +2.85%

ProC
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ProC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ProC
Daily Rate Trend

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

ProC Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ProC
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ProC within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

ProC Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ProC
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ProC Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ProC
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ProC within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
England -44 6 £500 +25.00% 7
London -7 5 £500 +25.00% 2
West Midlands -18 1 - - 1
Basingstoke - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bradford - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Milton Keynes - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - - 1
Redhill - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North East - - - - 1
North West - - - - 1
South East - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - - 1

ProC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 14 (58.33%) Oracle
2 11 (45.83%) C
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) Finance
4 6 (25.00%) UNIX
4 6 (25.00%) Banking
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle iProcurement
5 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
6 4 (16.67%) Java
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle Retail
6 4 (16.67%) Retail
7 3 (12.50%) Java EE
7 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
7 3 (12.50%) C++
7 3 (12.50%) Back Office
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
7 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 3 (12.50%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (8.33%) Migration
8 2 (8.33%) NHS
8 2 (8.33%) Equities
8 2 (8.33%) C#
8 2 (8.33%) .NET
8 2 (8.33%) XML
8 2 (8.33%) Windows
8 2 (8.33%) AIX
8 2 (8.33%) Solaris

ProC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 (8.33%) SAS
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle UPK
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle iProcurement
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (4.17%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (4.17%) FTP
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Base SAS
2 1 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (4.17%) Toad
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (16.67%) Retail
4 3 (12.50%) Back Office
5 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (4.17%) Electronics
6 1 (4.17%) Advertising
6 1 (4.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Procurement Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Trainer
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Trainer
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) C Developer
6 1 (4.17%) UNIX Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Senior SAS Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SAS Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Java EE
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.17%) J2EE
3 1 (4.17%) WCF
3 1 (4.17%) WPF
3 1 (4.17%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (4.17%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) NHS
1 2 (8.33%) Equities
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.17%) Derivative
2 1 (4.17%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.17%) Market Risk
2 1 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Handset
2 1 (4.17%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) AIX
2 2 (8.33%) Solaris
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (8.33%) Data Management
2 2 (8.33%) Migration
2 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (8.33%) Coaching
3 1 (4.17%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.17%) TDD
3 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Logistic Regression
3 1 (4.17%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (4.17%) Memory Management
3 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.17%) Change Management
3 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) C
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
3 4 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) C++
4 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.33%) PROC SQL
5 2 (8.33%) C#
6 1 (4.17%) Perl
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) VBA
6 1 (4.17%) Korn
6 1 (4.17%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Hyperion
3 1 (4.17%) Infragistics
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
3 1 (4.17%) Sybase
3 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
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