The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Pro*C
Rank 573 539 553
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +14
Contract jobs citing ProC 16 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.047% 0.028%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.41% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 7
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -10.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £275 £306
% change year-on-year
+8.18% -10.20%
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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7028 5881 6128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.87% 11.50% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4513 3693 3592
Average daily rate £388 £388 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.72%
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 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 143 218
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 £25.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -

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 29 July 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 21 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 29 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
England -16 12 £250 -18.03%
London -7 4 £340 -2.85%
West Yorkshire +9 2 - -
Yorkshire +6 2 - -
North West -2 2 - -
South East -13 2 - -
West Midlands -13 2 £245 +8.88%
Scotland -23 2 £350 -
Birmingham -7 1 £245 +1.03%
Surrey - 1 - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Leeds - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Reading - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -

ProC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 33 (76.74%) Oracle
2 25 (58.14%) SQL
3 22 (51.16%) C
4 18 (41.86%) PL/SQL
5 16 (37.21%) UNIX
6 12 (27.91%) Oracle Forms
6 12 (27.91%) C++
6 12 (27.91%) Java
6 12 (27.91%) Retail
7 11 (25.58%) Finance
7 11 (25.58%) Shell Script
7 11 (25.58%) Oracle Retail
8 9 (20.93%) XML
9 8 (18.60%) J2EE
9 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database
10 7 (16.28%) MS Office
10 7 (16.28%) Swing
10 7 (16.28%) Data Conversion
11 6 (13.95%) Time Management
11 6 (13.95%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (13.95%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (13.95%) Replication
11 6 (13.95%) AIX
11 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
11 6 (13.95%) Solaris
11 6 (13.95%) Oracle EBS R12
11 6 (13.95%) Data Guard
12 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
12 5 (11.63%) RDBMS
13 4 (9.30%) Microsoft

ProC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (9.30%) SAS
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle UPK
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Office
2 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.65%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Oracle Retail
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle SCM
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (2.33%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.33%) FTP
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.63%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.98%) Base SAS
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.65%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.33%) DB2
5 1 (2.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (2.33%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.33%) Toad
General
1 12 (27.91%) Retail
2 11 (25.58%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Back Office
5 2 (4.65%) Marketing
6 1 (2.33%) Electronics
6 1 (2.33%) Advertising
6 1 (2.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Consultant
2 12 (27.91%) Oracle Consultant
3 10 (23.26%) Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (16.28%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 6 (13.95%) Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) C Developer
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (4.65%) C++ Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Oracle Applications Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Oracle Forms Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Oracle Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Oracle Trainer
8 2 (4.65%) Trainer
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle Applications Functional Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) XML
2 8 (18.60%) J2EE
3 7 (16.28%) Swing
4 4 (9.30%) Java EE
5 3 (6.98%) .NET
6 2 (4.65%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Data Conversion
2 6 (13.95%) Replication
3 2 (4.65%) NHS
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Handset
4 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) UNIX
2 6 (13.95%) AIX
2 6 (13.95%) Solaris
3 3 (6.98%) Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.65%) HPUX
4 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.95%) Time Management
2 3 (6.98%) Procure-to-pay
2 3 (6.98%) Project Management
3 2 (4.65%) CRM
3 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
3 2 (4.65%) ERP
3 2 (4.65%) Migration
3 2 (4.65%) Asset Management
3 2 (4.65%) Data Management
3 2 (4.65%) Supply Chain Management
3 2 (4.65%) E-business
3 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
3 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
3 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (2.33%) Customer Insight
4 1 (2.33%) Analytics
4 1 (2.33%) Customer Analytics
4 1 (2.33%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) SQL
2 22 (51.16%) C
3 18 (41.86%) PL/SQL
4 12 (27.91%) C++
4 12 (27.91%) Java
5 11 (25.58%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.65%) R
6 2 (4.65%) C#
6 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.33%) VBA
7 1 (2.33%) Python
7 1 (2.33%) VB
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
7 1 (2.33%) SAS Macro
7 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Basel III
1 1 (2.33%) CRD IV
1 1 (2.33%) COREP
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) RHEV
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 33 (76.74%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) VMware
3 2 (4.65%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.33%) Pegasus
4 1 (2.33%) Teradata
4 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.33%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.33%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.33%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco