Period
to 23 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 September 2020 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
England > South East
6 months to
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 154 334 365
Rank change year-on-year +180 +31 -1
Contract jobs citing Fortran 9 22 16
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.15% 0.098%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 0.42% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 10
Median daily rate - £425 £425
England median daily rate - £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
England median hourly rate - £17.50 -

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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,155 5,218 6,526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.31% 36.46% 40.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 714 3,233 4,120
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £313
90th Percentile £610 £588 £575
England median daily rate £500 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 147 194
Median hourly rate £42.50 £46.67 £44.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.94% +4.29% -0.56%
10th Percentile £14.50 £21.61 £21.25
90th Percentile £60.25 £62.90 £53.38
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.96 £42.25
% change year-on-year -22.15% +6.41% +5.63%

Fortran
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Fortran as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Fortran in the South East

Fortran
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Fortran in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Fortran in the South East

Fortran
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Fortran in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Fortran in the South East

Fortran
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortran within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 September 2020. 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
Thames Valley +112 9 - - 1
Berkshire +91 9 - -
Fortran
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Fortran also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Fortran.

1 9 (100.00%) OpenVMS
2 7 (77.78%) CMS
2 7 (77.78%) C
2 7 (77.78%) C++
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) PVCS
2 7 (77.78%) STL
2 7 (77.78%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) VMS
5 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 1 (11.11%) DCL

Fortran
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (77.78%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) PVCS
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) OpenVMS Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Fortran Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Fortran Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) OpenVMS Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) OpenVMS Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) STL
1 7 (77.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) OpenVMS
2 2 (22.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C
1 7 (77.78%) C++
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) DCL
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) HP