The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 25 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
UK
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 554 645 628
Rank change year-on-year +91 -17  
Contract jobs citing ProC 50 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.014% 0.035%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.62% 0.097% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 5 13
Median daily rate £450 £500 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +37.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £306 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £613 £413
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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8049 8213 7381
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.36% 14.70% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5468 5574 4714
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 163 140
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.50 £27.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.02
% change year-on-year - +14.80%  

ProC
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

ProC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ProC in the UK

ProC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ProC over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ProC in the UK

ProC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ProC in the UK

ProC
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ProC within the UK over the 3 months to 25 April 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
England +81 50 £450 -21.73% 8
South East +60 36 £536 +95.00% 2
Surrey - 27 £509 - 2
Redhill - 14 £475 - 2
London +35 10 £425 -26.08% 2
Gatwick - 7 £550 -
West Sussex - 7 £550 -
North West - 2 - - 1
South West - 1 £450 -
West Midlands - 1 £450 - 3
Chester - 1 - - 1
Bristol - 1 £450 -
Birmingham - 1 £450 - 1
Manchester - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - - 1
Berkshire - 1 £370 -

For the 6 months to 25 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 with a requirement for ProC.

1 52 (92.86%) Oracle
2 47 (83.93%) C
3 32 (57.14%) Unix
4 31 (55.36%) SQL
5 27 (48.21%) Java
6 25 (44.64%) PL/SQL
7 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
7 23 (41.07%) AIX
7 23 (41.07%) Linux
8 22 (39.29%) WebLogic
8 22 (39.29%) HTML
8 22 (39.29%) Tomcat
8 22 (39.29%) Python
8 22 (39.29%) Configuration Management
8 22 (39.29%) Performance Tuning
8 22 (39.29%) Docker
9 21 (37.50%) Git (software)
9 21 (37.50%) Jenkins
9 21 (37.50%) Perl
9 21 (37.50%) PHP
10 20 (35.71%) Apache
10 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (35.71%) Oracle Database
11 19 (33.93%) SDLC
11 19 (33.93%) Waterfall
12 18 (32.14%) Open Source
12 18 (32.14%) nginx
13 17 (30.36%) Oracle Database 11g
13 17 (30.36%) Oracle Database 12c
13 17 (30.36%) Finance

ProC
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (39.29%) Tomcat
1 22 (39.29%) WebLogic
2 20 (35.71%) Apache
3 18 (32.14%) nginx
4 5 (8.93%) SAS
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.71%) Oracle Database
2 17 (30.36%) Oracle Database 11g
2 17 (30.36%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (8.93%) Base SAS
4 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (3.57%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 1 (1.79%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (1.79%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (1.79%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 21 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 21 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (39.29%) Architect
1 22 (39.29%) Oracle Architect
2 14 (25.00%) Developer
3 13 (23.21%) C Programmer
3 13 (23.21%) Programmer
3 13 (23.21%) Unix Architect
4 11 (19.64%) Oracle Developer
5 9 (16.07%) C Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 7 (12.50%) Technical Architect
7 6 (10.71%) Technical Design Architect
7 6 (10.71%) Technical Design Authority
8 5 (8.93%) PL/SQL Developer
8 5 (8.93%) PL/SQL Programmer
8 5 (8.93%) SQL Developer
8 5 (8.93%) SQL Programmer
9 4 (7.14%) Consultant
10 3 (5.36%) SAS Consultant
11 2 (3.57%) Oracle Applications DBA
11 2 (3.57%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (39.29%) HTML
2 2 (3.57%) J2EE
2 2 (3.57%) OC4J
2 2 (3.57%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.79%) CSS
3 1 (1.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.79%) Credit Risk
2 1 (1.79%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 32 (57.14%) Unix
2 23 (41.07%) AIX
2 23 (41.07%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) Configuration Management
1 22 (39.29%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (33.93%) SDLC
3 19 (33.93%) Waterfall
4 18 (32.14%) Open Source
5 9 (16.07%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (5.36%) Coaching
6 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.57%) Analytics
7 2 (3.57%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 2 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.57%) Data Integration
7 2 (3.57%) ERP
7 2 (3.57%) ETL
7 2 (3.57%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (3.57%) Security Patching
7 2 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 47 (83.93%) C
2 31 (55.36%) SQL
3 27 (48.21%) Java
4 25 (44.64%) PL/SQL
5 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
6 22 (39.29%) Python
7 21 (37.50%) Perl
7 21 (37.50%) PHP
8 8 (14.29%) Shell Script
9 5 (8.93%) PROC SQL
10 4 (7.14%) SAS Macro
11 1 (1.79%) C#
11 1 (1.79%) C++
11 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) SAS Certification
System Software
1 22 (39.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) MOM
Vendors
1 52 (92.86%) Oracle
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
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