The table below looks at the statistics for ProC skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ProC over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Pro*C
Rank - - 120
Contract jobs citing ProC 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £245
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 - - -
ProC
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
440 237 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.21% 8.83% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 141 113
Average daily rate £400 £330 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £238 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 15
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.47 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.50% -8.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £29.00 £31.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

ProC
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ProC across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

ProC Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ProC
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ProC across the West Midlands region.

ProC Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ProC
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ProC across the West Midlands region.

ProC Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ProC
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

ProC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C/C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle