The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 22 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 - 122
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing ProC 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.35% - 0.041%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.14% - 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33%  
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 the West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 327 450 262
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 16.12% 14.96% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 265 176
Median daily rate £475 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +28.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 7
Median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.75 £21.10 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  

ProC
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

ProC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ProC in the West Midlands

ProC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ProC in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ProC in the West Midlands

ProC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ProC in the West Midlands

ProC
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ProC within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
Birmingham - 4 £400 -
Solihull - 3 £358 -
ProC
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for ProC.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SAS
1 7 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 7 (100.00%) PROC SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 3 (42.86%) SAS Macro
2 3 (42.86%) Base SAS
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Statistics
4 1 (14.29%) Cluster Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
4 1 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (14.29%) SAS Visual Analytics

ProC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (42.86%) Base SAS
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) SAS Visual Analytics
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) SAS Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) SAS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (14.29%) Cluster Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PROC SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) SAS Macro
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (28.57%) SAP