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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Pro*C
Rank 619 648 622
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -26
Contract jobs citing ProC 26 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.024% 0.025%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.29% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 5
Median daily rate £265 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £213 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 £391 £350
% change year-on-year
-32.86% +11.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.57

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
8847 8148 7206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.38% 13.90% 12.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5948 5357 4596
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 164 133
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.78 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 31 August 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 16 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 31 August 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 +15 23 £265 -29.33% 1
North East - 11 £243 -
Tyne and Wear - 11 £243 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 11 £243 -
South East - 6 £550 - 1
Berkshire - 5 - -
Bracknell - 5 - -
Leeds - 3 £400 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £400 -
Yorkshire - 3 £400 -
London -24 2 £500 +376.19%
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £550 - 1
Bristol - 1 £375 -
South West - 1 £375 -

ProC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 23 (71.88%) SQL
2 20 (62.50%) Oracle
3 18 (56.25%) Unix
4 17 (53.13%) C
4 17 (53.13%) Shell Script
5 15 (46.88%) PL/SQL
6 9 (28.13%) Solaris
6 9 (28.13%) Finance
7 7 (21.88%) Sun
8 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
9 4 (12.50%) Tuxedo
9 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (12.50%) Subversion
10 3 (9.38%) Banking
10 3 (9.38%) Retail
10 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Software Delivery
10 3 (9.38%) PROC SQL
10 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (9.38%) Base SAS
10 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
10 3 (9.38%) SAS
10 3 (9.38%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
10 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
10 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
11 2 (6.25%) Service Management

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 4 (12.50%) Tuxedo
2 3 (9.38%) SAS
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) IBM Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.38%) Base SAS
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.13%) Big Data
4 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Subversion
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.13%) Toad
3 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Front Office
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Unix Developer
5 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.25%) C Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Database Developer
6 2 (6.25%) DBA
6 2 (6.25%) IT Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (6.25%) Procurement Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Senior IT Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) HTML5
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Unix
2 9 (28.13%) Solaris
3 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (3.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (9.38%) Software Delivery
2 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
3 2 (6.25%) Benchmarking
3 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
3 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.25%) Service Management
3 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.13%) Change Management
4 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.13%) E-business
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (3.13%) Information Assurance
4 1 (3.13%) Project Management
4 1 (3.13%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) SQL
2 17 (53.13%) C
2 17 (53.13%) Shell Script
3 15 (46.88%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
4 3 (9.38%) PROC SQL
4 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.25%) C#
5 2 (6.25%) SAS Macro
6 1 (3.13%) AWK
6 1 (3.13%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) COBOL
6 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) Korn
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) sed
6 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.13%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) Sun
3 2 (6.25%) CA
3 2 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Remedy
4 1 (3.13%) SAP