Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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.

Oracle Pro*C
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 797 848 836
Rank change year-on-year +51 -12 -2
Contract jobs citing ProC 60 25 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.063% 0.026% 0.034%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.34% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 17 12
England median daily rate £445 £270 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +64.81% -30.95% -9.07%
10th Percentile £361 £211 £335
90th Percentile £568 £505 £476
UK median daily rate £428 £270 £391
% change year-on-year +58.33% -30.95% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

ProC is in the Development Applications 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 development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17805 16194 14943
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.77% 16.56% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12484 10960 10035
England median daily rate £457 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £313 £304 £280
90th Percentile £606 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 269 232 284
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28.95 £26.16 £23.83
90th Percentile £60.00 £53.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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
London +7 25 £500 -
South East +14 15 £425 -22.73% 2
South West +5 11 £450 +20.00%
North of England +51 6 £390 +48.57%
Yorkshire +22 4 £390 -2.50%
East Midlands - 3 £475 -
Midlands - 3 £475 -
North West - 2 - -
ProC
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 44 (73.33%) SQL
2 32 (53.33%) Oracle
3 24 (40.00%) Unix
3 24 (40.00%) Finance
4 21 (35.00%) PL/SQL
5 19 (31.67%) C
6 18 (30.00%) Shell Script
7 15 (25.00%) SAS
7 15 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 15 (25.00%) PROC SQL
8 13 (21.67%) Linux
9 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (20.00%) Base SAS
9 12 (20.00%) SDLC
10 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 9 (15.00%) HTML
11 9 (15.00%) AIX
11 9 (15.00%) SQLPlus
11 9 (15.00%) jQuery
11 9 (15.00%) Banking
11 9 (15.00%) Relational Database
11 9 (15.00%) Waterfall
12 8 (13.33%) Analytics
12 8 (13.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 8 (13.33%) SAS Macro
13 7 (11.67%) TDD
13 7 (11.67%) Change Management
13 7 (11.67%) Oracle Forms
13 7 (11.67%) RDBMS

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 15 (25.00%) SAS
2 4 (6.67%) Apache
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (3.33%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (1.67%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.67%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.67%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) HTTPS
2 3 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (20.00%) Base SAS
3 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 9 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 9 (15.00%) SQLPlus
5 8 (13.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 7 (11.67%) RDBMS
7 6 (10.00%) Big Data
8 5 (8.33%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 4 (6.67%) BigQuery
10 3 (5.00%) Apache Hive
10 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (5.00%) Hadoop
10 3 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (3.33%) Qlik Sense
11 2 (3.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (15.00%) Banking
3 5 (8.33%) Retail
4 2 (3.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) French Language
5 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (66.67%) Developer
2 16 (26.67%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (15.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 9 (15.00%) SAS Developer
3 9 (15.00%) SQL Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Architect
4 6 (10.00%) Systems Developer
5 5 (8.33%) C Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Consultant
5 5 (8.33%) SAS Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Platform Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Uniface Developer
7 3 (5.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.00%) C++ Developer
7 3 (5.00%) DBA
7 3 (5.00%) HTML Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Programmer
7 3 (5.00%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) HTML
1 9 (15.00%) jQuery
2 6 (10.00%) .NET
2 6 (10.00%) .NET Core
2 6 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
2 6 (10.00%) WCF
2 6 (10.00%) WPF
3 5 (8.33%) Task Parallel Library
4 4 (6.67%) Middleware
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (5.00%) OC4J
5 3 (5.00%) WebCenter
5 3 (5.00%) WinForms
6 2 (3.33%) Web Services
7 1 (1.67%) CSS
7 1 (1.67%) HTML5
7 1 (1.67%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (1.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Derivative
2 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Fintech
4 1 (1.67%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.00%) Unix
2 13 (21.67%) Linux
3 9 (15.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (20.00%) SDLC
2 9 (15.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (13.33%) Analytics
4 7 (11.67%) Change Management
4 7 (11.67%) SOA
4 7 (11.67%) TDD
5 6 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (10.00%) Memory Management
5 6 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.67%) Data Ingestion
7 4 (6.67%) Data Protection
7 4 (6.67%) ITIL
7 4 (6.67%) Low Latency
7 4 (6.67%) Release Management
7 4 (6.67%) Swim Lanes
7 4 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.67%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 44 (73.33%) SQL
2 21 (35.00%) PL/SQL
3 19 (31.67%) C
4 18 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 15 (25.00%) PROC SQL
6 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 8 (13.33%) SAS Macro
8 5 (8.33%) Java
9 4 (6.67%) C#
9 4 (6.67%) C++
9 4 (6.67%) Uniface
10 2 (3.33%) Scala
10 2 (3.33%) VBA
11 1 (1.67%) Perl
11 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) GCP
2 2 (3.33%) GDPR
3 1 (1.67%) IFRS
3 1 (1.67%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.67%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.67%) Graphite
2 1 (1.67%) Nagios
2 1 (1.67%) Netcool
Vendors
1 32 (53.33%) Oracle
2 6 (10.00%) Infragistics
3 4 (6.67%) Google
3 4 (6.67%) Netezza
3 4 (6.67%) Tableau
4 3 (5.00%) Retek
5 2 (3.33%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.33%) CODA
5 2 (3.33%) Hortonworks
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.33%) Sybase
6 1 (1.67%) IBM
6 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.67%) SAP