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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Pro*C
Rank 632 615 600
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -15
Contract jobs citing ProC 8 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.036% 0.048%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.097% 0.28% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 14
Average daily rate £500 £363 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +15.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £325 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £413 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £369 £245
% change year-on-year
-8.47% +50.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
8246 7238 6813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.76% 12.98% 12.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5599 4635 4364
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 142 132
Average hourly rate £42.37 £37.04 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.38% -2.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £26.47 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

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 April 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ProC within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -35 6 £575 +55.93% 5
London -14 4 £575 +76.92% 1
City of London +44 2 £575 - 1
East of England +5 1 £338 -10.00% 1
Hampshire -2 1 - -
South East -19 1 - -
Luton - 1 £338 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £575 -
Stirling - 1 £425 -
Scotland - 1 £425 - 2
Bedfordshire - 1 £338 -

ProC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 13 (61.90%) C
3 11 (52.38%) PL/SQL
3 11 (52.38%) Oracle
4 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (33.33%) Unix
5 7 (33.33%) Java
5 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 6 (28.57%) HTML
6 6 (28.57%) C++
7 5 (23.81%) AIX
7 5 (23.81%) SDLC
8 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (19.05%) SFIA
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
8 4 (19.05%) Information Assurance
8 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
8 4 (19.05%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (19.05%) Linux
8 4 (19.05%) C#
8 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
8 4 (19.05%) Apache
8 4 (19.05%) Python
8 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
8 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
9 3 (14.29%) Project Management
9 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery

ProC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (19.05%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (9.52%) Base SAS
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.76%) Toad
General
1 2 (9.52%) Back Office
1 2 (9.52%) Banking
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 3 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) C Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Excel Developer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Procurement Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) SAS Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (19.05%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (14.29%) SWIFT
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Unix
2 5 (23.81%) AIX
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) SDLC
3 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
3 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
3 4 (19.05%) Information Assurance
3 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
3 4 (19.05%) SFIA
3 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (9.52%) ATDD
5 2 (9.52%) BDD
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) Pair Programming
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 13 (61.90%) C
3 11 (52.38%) PL/SQL
4 7 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (28.57%) C++
6 4 (19.05%) C#
6 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (19.05%) Python
7 2 (9.52%) COBOL
7 2 (9.52%) Korn
7 2 (9.52%) PROC SQL
7 2 (9.52%) SAS Macro
8 1 (4.76%) AWK
8 1 (4.76%) sed
8 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.76%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) CA
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (4.76%) Remedy