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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Pro*C
Rank 120 104 109
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Contract jobs citing ProC 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.040% 0.096% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.53% 1.26% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 £310
% change year-on-year
- +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.00
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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
189 159 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.54% 7.62% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 100 112
Average daily rate £350 £320 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £441 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 12
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.48 £31.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £37.80 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%

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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ProC within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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Birmingham - - - -
ProC
England

ProC
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) Java EE
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) AIX
3 3 (60.00%) Solaris
3 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Coaching
5 1 (20.00%) Banking

ProC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) C Developer
3 3 (60.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) AIX
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle