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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Pro*C
Rank 611 632 639
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +7
Contract jobs citing ProC 3 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.031% 0.016%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.036% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 5
Median daily rate £460 £373 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.48% -25.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £348 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £544 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+21.33% -
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
8243 8242 7368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.63% 14.99% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5528 5563 5064
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 179 120
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.35 £24.23 £23.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.78 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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
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 5 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 10 December 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 +5 3 £460 +23.48% 4
North East - 2 £455 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £455 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £455 -
London -2 1 £525 +41.89% 2

ProC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 22 (78.57%) SQL
2 21 (75.00%) Oracle
3 19 (67.86%) Unix
3 19 (67.86%) Shell Script
4 18 (64.29%) C
5 16 (57.14%) PL/SQL
6 10 (35.71%) Solaris
7 8 (28.57%) Sun
8 7 (25.00%) Finance
9 6 (21.43%) Tuxedo
9 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
10 4 (14.29%) Banking
10 4 (14.29%) Subversion
11 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
11 3 (10.71%) Retail
12 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (7.14%) SAS
12 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
12 2 (7.14%) Linux
12 2 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
12 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
12 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
12 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
12 2 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g

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 6 (21.43%) Tuxedo
2 2 (7.14%) SAS
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle UPK
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) IBM Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) Base SAS
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.57%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Front Office
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Unix Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (7.14%) C Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Database Developer
6 2 (7.14%) DBA
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Trainer
7 1 (3.57%) Data Scientist
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Trainer
7 1 (3.57%) SAP Trainer
7 1 (3.57%) SAS Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Solaris Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) HTML5
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.57%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Unix
2 10 (35.71%) Solaris
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
2 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (7.14%) Software Delivery
2 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.57%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (3.57%) Change Management
3 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (3.57%) E-business
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (3.57%) ETL
3 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.57%) Multivariate Analysis
3 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (3.57%) Software Architecture
3 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) SQL
2 19 (67.86%) Shell Script
3 18 (64.29%) C
4 16 (57.14%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.14%) PROC SQL
5 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Oracle
2 8 (28.57%) Sun
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) SAP