The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ProC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ProC over the 3 months to 28 June 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.

Oracle Pro*C
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 542 617 599
Rank change year-on-year +75 -18  
Contract jobs citing ProC 41 3 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.095% 0.006% 0.046%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.53% 0.039% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 2 9
Median daily rate £438 £475 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +16.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £558 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £391
% change year-on-year +2.94% +8.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ProC is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7667 7740 6768
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.74% 15.65% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12692 13122 9813
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £306 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £575 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 271 189 161
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £25.00 £20.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.75 £50.87 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

ProC
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for ProC in England

ProC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ProC in England

ProC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ProC in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ProC in England

ProC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ProC in England

ProC
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 ProC within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
London +24 13 £425 -22.72%
South East - 13 £438 -
Midlands - 10 £425 - 1
West Midlands - 7 £375 - 1
North of England +62 4 - -
East Midlands - 3 £475 -
Yorkshire +18 2 - -
North West - 2 - -
South West - 1 £425 -
ProC
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for ProC.

1 67 (84.81%) Oracle
2 56 (70.89%) C
3 53 (67.09%) SQL
4 45 (56.96%) Unix
5 37 (46.84%) PL/SQL
6 28 (35.44%) Oracle Database
7 27 (34.18%) Finance
7 27 (34.18%) Java
7 27 (34.18%) AIX
8 24 (30.38%) Linux
8 24 (30.38%) JavaScript
8 24 (30.38%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (29.11%) HTML
9 23 (29.11%) Configuration Management
10 22 (27.85%) WebLogic
10 22 (27.85%) Tomcat
10 22 (27.85%) Python
10 22 (27.85%) Performance Tuning
10 22 (27.85%) Docker
11 21 (26.58%) Oracle Database 12c
11 21 (26.58%) Jenkins
11 21 (26.58%) Git (software)
11 21 (26.58%) Oracle Database 11g
11 21 (26.58%) Perl
11 21 (26.58%) PHP
12 20 (25.32%) Apache
12 20 (25.32%) Waterfall
12 20 (25.32%) SDLC
13 18 (22.78%) Open Source
13 18 (22.78%) nginx

ProC
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 22 (27.85%) Tomcat
1 22 (27.85%) WebLogic
2 20 (25.32%) Apache
3 18 (22.78%) nginx
4 15 (18.99%) SAS
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (35.44%) Oracle Database
2 21 (26.58%) Oracle Database 11g
2 21 (26.58%) Oracle Database 12c
3 14 (17.72%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 11 (13.92%) Base SAS
5 7 (8.86%) Relational Database
5 7 (8.86%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 4 (5.06%) Apache Hive
6 4 (5.06%) Hadoop
6 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.80%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (2.53%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (2.53%) SQLPlus
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (26.58%) Git (software)
1 21 (26.58%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (34.18%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Retail
3 2 (2.53%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Marketing
3 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (37.97%) Developer
2 22 (27.85%) Architect
2 22 (27.85%) Oracle Architect
3 20 (25.32%) Oracle Developer
4 17 (21.52%) C Developer
5 14 (17.72%) Programmer
6 13 (16.46%) C Programmer
6 13 (16.46%) Unix Architect
7 10 (12.66%) Consultant
8 9 (11.39%) SAS Consultant
9 7 (8.86%) Oracle Technical Architect
9 7 (8.86%) Technical Architect
10 6 (7.59%) PL/SQL Developer
10 6 (7.59%) SQL Developer
10 6 (7.59%) Technical Design Architect
10 6 (7.59%) Technical Design Authority
11 5 (6.33%) PL/SQL Programmer
11 5 (6.33%) SAS Developer
11 5 (6.33%) SQL Programmer
12 2 (2.53%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.11%) HTML
2 2 (2.53%) J2EE
2 2 (2.53%) jQuery
2 2 (2.53%) OC4J
2 2 (2.53%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.27%) .NET
3 1 (1.27%) .NET Core
3 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.27%) CSS
3 1 (1.27%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (1.27%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (1.27%) WCF
3 1 (1.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.53%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.27%) Derivative
3 1 (1.27%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 45 (56.96%) Unix
2 27 (34.18%) AIX
3 24 (30.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.38%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.11%) Configuration Management
3 22 (27.85%) Performance Tuning
4 20 (25.32%) SDLC
4 20 (25.32%) Waterfall
5 18 (22.78%) Open Source
6 10 (12.66%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.33%) Analytics
8 5 (6.33%) Data Integration
8 5 (6.33%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (6.33%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.06%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 4 (5.06%) Cluster Analysis
9 4 (5.06%) Statistics
10 3 (3.80%) Coaching
10 3 (3.80%) Mathematics
10 3 (3.80%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.80%) Process Improvement
10 3 (3.80%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 56 (70.89%) C
2 53 (67.09%) SQL
3 37 (46.84%) PL/SQL
4 27 (34.18%) Java
5 24 (30.38%) JavaScript
6 22 (27.85%) Python
7 21 (26.58%) Perl
7 21 (26.58%) PHP
8 16 (20.25%) Shell Script
9 15 (18.99%) PROC SQL
10 11 (13.92%) SAS Macro
11 3 (3.80%) VBA
12 2 (2.53%) C#
13 1 (1.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (21.52%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) SAS Certification
System Software
1 22 (27.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) MOM
Vendors
1 67 (84.81%) Oracle
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.80%) Retek
4 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.53%) SAP
5 1 (1.27%) Infragistics
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