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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Pro*C
Rank 640 622 597
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -25
Contract jobs citing ProC 6 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.041% 0.049%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.073% 0.31% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 13
Median daily rate £381 £375 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +22.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £333 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £424 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £375 £245
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +53.06%
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
8176 7312 6870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.23% 13.06% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5628 4773 4456
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 £315 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £539 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 133 154
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.18 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £45.19 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%

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 29 May 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 10 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 29 May 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 -10 3 £338 -10.00% 3
Stirling - 2 £425 -
Scotland - 2 £425 - 1
East of England +5 1 £338 -10.00%
Hampshire 0 1 - -
London -1 1 - - 1
South East -2 1 - - 1
Luton - 1 £338 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £338 -

ProC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
2 4 (36.36%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
2 4 (36.36%) Information Assurance
2 4 (36.36%) SFIA
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) C
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (18.18%) SAS
4 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking
4 2 (18.18%) CA
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) Korn
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) PROC 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 2 (18.18%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Base SAS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (9.09%) Toad
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C++ Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) IT Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Procurement Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Senior IT Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C/C++ Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Excel Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
1 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
1 4 (36.36%) Information Assurance
1 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
1 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
1 4 (36.36%) SFIA
1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C++
2 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) Korn
3 2 (18.18%) PROC SQL
3 2 (18.18%) SAS Macro
4 1 (9.09%) AWK
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) COBOL
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) sed
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) CA
2 2 (18.18%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy