The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 26 April 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
England / London
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 416 437 409
Rank change year-on-year +21 -28  
Contract jobs citing ProC 10 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.049% 0.017% 0.027%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.27% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Median daily rate £425 £575 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.08% +76.92%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £535 £338 £369
% change year-on-year +58.51% -8.47%  
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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3704 3759 3140
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 18.28% 16.31% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2760 2752 2195
Median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 15
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.63 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.30% +9.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.96 £42.70 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.48 £37.00
% change year-on-year +0.05% +14.79%  

ProC
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing ProC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for ProC in London

ProC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ProC in London

ProC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ProC in London

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 London region with a requirement for ProC.

1 10 (83.33%) SQL
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 8 (66.67%) C
2 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (16.67%) OC4J
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Apache
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) SAS
3 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (16.67%) SSL
3 2 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (16.67%) Base SAS
3 2 (16.67%) Security Patching
3 2 (16.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) PROC SQL
3 2 (16.67%) WebCenter
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive

ProC
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (16.67%) Base SAS
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
4 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Visual Analytics
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) C Programmer
1 8 (66.67%) Programmer
2 2 (16.67%) DBA
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Data Scientist
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SAS Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) OC4J
1 2 (16.67%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (16.67%) Security Patching
1 2 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (8.33%) Cluster Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) ETL
2 1 (8.33%) Multivariate Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
2 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) C
2 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) PROC SQL
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Macro
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle