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 24 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Pro*C
Rank 581 538 524
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -14
Contract jobs citing ProC 11 32 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.063% 0.076%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.15% 0.54% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 19
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£425 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £220 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate - £394 £325
% change year-on-year
- +21.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.50

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
7223 5965 5730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.32% 11.65% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4980 3815 3554
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 148 226
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £20.35 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.40 £45.30 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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
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 18 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 24 December 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 -45 11 £425 +11.47% 4
London +18 10 £425 +13.33% 3
South East -34 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
North East - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Staines - - - -
Stowmarket - - - - 1
Tyne and Wear - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
East of England - - - - 1

ProC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (66.67%) Banking
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (44.44%) .NET
3 8 (44.44%) Infragistics
3 8 (44.44%) Derivative
3 8 (44.44%) Equity Derivative
3 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 8 (44.44%) WCF
3 8 (44.44%) TDD
3 8 (44.44%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (44.44%) Memory Management
3 8 (44.44%) Unity DI Container
4 7 (38.89%) SOA
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) Investment Banking
6 5 (27.78%) WPF
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) Task Parallel Library
7 4 (22.22%) Release Management
8 3 (16.67%) UNIX
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (16.67%) Java
8 3 (16.67%) C
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle iProcurement
9 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (11.11%) PROC SQL
9 2 (11.11%) C++
9 2 (11.11%) SAS
9 2 (11.11%) Oracle Applications

ProC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (11.11%) SAS
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Base SAS
2 1 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) PVCS
1 1 (5.56%) Toad
General
1 12 (66.67%) Banking
2 6 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 5 (27.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Leader
3 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Procurement Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior SAS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.56%) UNIX Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SAS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior C++ Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
1 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
1 8 (44.44%) WCF
1 8 (44.44%) Unity DI Container
2 5 (27.78%) WPF
2 5 (27.78%) Task Parallel Library
3 2 (11.11%) Java EE
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Derivative
1 8 (44.44%) Equity Derivative
1 8 (44.44%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Equities
3 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.56%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.56%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) TDD
1 8 (44.44%) Memory Management
2 7 (38.89%) SOA
3 4 (22.22%) Release Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) Data Management
4 1 (5.56%) Logistic Regression
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.56%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) C
2 3 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.11%) C++
3 2 (11.11%) PROC SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Korn
4 1 (5.56%) SAS Macro
4 1 (5.56%) VBA
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C#
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Infragistics
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Sybase
3 1 (5.56%) Remedy
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