Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Fortran skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fortran over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Fortran
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 844 866 851
Rank change year-on-year +22 -15 -6
Contract jobs citing Fortran 11 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.005% 0.013%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.027% 0.013% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
England median daily rate £550 £430 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.06% +2.26% -
10th Percentile £525 £415 £410
90th Percentile £575 £444 £430
UK median daily rate £550 £430 £420
% change year-on-year +28.06% +2.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
England median hourly rate £29.00 £34.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.94% -37.27% -
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £34.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year -15.94% -37.27% -

Fortran is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 40061 39387 40208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.24% 40.48% 38.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 28242 27279 27548
England median daily rate £460 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £310 £288 £275
90th Percentile £638 £594 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 756 814 952
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +22.79%
10th Percentile £16.25 £14.52 £14.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +20.81%

Fortran
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Fortran as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Fortran in England

Fortran
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Fortran in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Fortran in England

Fortran
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortran in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fortran in England

Fortran
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortran within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +57 5 £550 +28.06% 1
North West - 5 £550 -
London -16 4 - - 1
South East - 2 - -
Fortran
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fortran also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Fortran.

1 10 (90.91%) C++
2 7 (63.64%) C
3 6 (54.55%) Unix
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) CMS
4 4 (36.36%) Content Management
4 4 (36.36%) JIRA
4 4 (36.36%) IDMS
4 4 (36.36%) WordPress
4 4 (36.36%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (36.36%) Sitecore
4 4 (36.36%) Confluence
4 4 (36.36%) Data Analytics
4 4 (36.36%) Analytics
4 4 (36.36%) LaTeX
4 4 (36.36%) Sphinx
5 3 (27.27%) Scientific Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Camtasia
5 3 (27.27%) Cobbler
5 3 (27.27%) Puppet
5 3 (27.27%) CentOS
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Fujitsu
5 3 (27.27%) TPMS

Fortran
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (36.36%) CMS
1 4 (36.36%) Confluence
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
1 4 (36.36%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (36.36%) WordPress
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) TPMS
3 1 (9.09%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) LaTeX
2 3 (27.27%) Camtasia
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Kerberos
1 3 (27.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) IDMS
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) DB2
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Author
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Author
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Fortran Developer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Scripter
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Support
3 1 (9.09%) Presales Solution Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Support
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) Sphinx
1 4 (36.36%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Grid Computing
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
1 6 (54.55%) Unix
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) CentOS
2 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X
2 3 (27.27%) OpenVMS
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Scientific Linux
2 3 (27.27%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Analytics
1 4 (36.36%) Content Management
1 4 (36.36%) Data Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) Refactoring
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Task Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C++
2 7 (63.64%) C
3 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
4 3 (27.27%) COBOL
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) Pascal
4 3 (27.27%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Cobbler
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Sitecore
2 3 (27.27%) Fujitsu
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) CA
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Unisys