The table below looks at the statistics for ProC skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ProC over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Pro*C
UK
Rank 563 628 610
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -18
Contract jobs citing ProC 28 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.010% 0.023%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.36% 0.066% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 10
Median daily rate £550 £575 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +45.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £651 £628 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £325 £369
% change year-on-year
+69.23% -11.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
7697 7571 7084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.18% 14.56% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5202 4993 4664
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 200 132
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £29.64 £28.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +13.10%

ProC
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ProC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 March 2017.

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 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ProC within the UK over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 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 +66 28 £550 -4.34% 6
South East - 24 £550 -
Surrey - 15 £538 -
Redhill - 7 £538 -
Gatwick - 7 £550 -
West Sussex - 7 £550 -
London +6 3 £525 -8.69% 2
Berkshire - 2 £370 -
Caterham - 2 £651 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £450 -
South West - 1 £450 -

ProC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ProC 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 ProC.

1 28 (93.33%) Oracle
2 26 (86.67%) Unix
2 26 (86.67%) Java
3 24 (80.00%) C
4 22 (73.33%) AIX
4 22 (73.33%) WebLogic
4 22 (73.33%) Tomcat
4 22 (73.33%) Linux
4 22 (73.33%) Performance Tuning
4 22 (73.33%) Docker
5 21 (70.00%) Git (software)
5 21 (70.00%) Jenkins
5 21 (70.00%) Configuration Management
5 21 (70.00%) Python
5 21 (70.00%) HTML
5 21 (70.00%) JavaScript
5 21 (70.00%) Perl
5 21 (70.00%) PHP
6 20 (66.67%) Apache
7 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (60.00%) Waterfall
7 18 (60.00%) Open Source
7 18 (60.00%) nginx
7 18 (60.00%) SDLC
8 15 (50.00%) Degree
9 9 (30.00%) Finance
10 8 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (20.00%) SQL
12 4 (13.33%) Retail
12 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL

ProC
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:

Application Platforms
1 22 (73.33%) Tomcat
1 22 (73.33%) WebLogic
2 20 (66.67%) Apache
3 18 (60.00%) nginx
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (6.67%) SAS
4 2 (6.67%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Base SAS
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 21 (70.00%) Git (software)
1 21 (70.00%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Architect
1 22 (73.33%) Oracle Architect
2 13 (43.33%) Unix Architect
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle Technical Architect
3 7 (23.33%) Technical Architect
4 6 (20.00%) Technical Design Architect
4 6 (20.00%) Technical Design Authority
5 4 (13.33%) Developer
6 2 (6.67%) DBA
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (6.67%) SAS Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Data Scientist
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) J2EE
2 2 (6.67%) OC4J
2 2 (6.67%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Unix
2 22 (73.33%) AIX
2 22 (73.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (70.00%) Configuration Management
3 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (60.00%) Open Source
3 18 (60.00%) SDLC
3 18 (60.00%) Waterfall
4 8 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Coaching
5 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.67%) ERP
6 2 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (6.67%) Security Patching
6 2 (6.67%) Workflow
7 1 (3.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 1 (3.33%) E-business
7 1 (3.33%) ETL
7 1 (3.33%) Multivariate Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) Java
2 24 (80.00%) C
3 21 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (70.00%) Perl
3 21 (70.00%) PHP
3 21 (70.00%) Python
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.67%) PROC SQL
7 1 (3.33%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 22 (73.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Sun