The first table below looks at the demand for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Basildon region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 7 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 10 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 12.99% 16.98% 6.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.48% 81.82% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate £350 £201 £173
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +6.55%
Programming Languages Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
29 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 37.66% 20.75% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate £350 £215 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.79% -38.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Average hourly rate £46.00 £32.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.53% +20.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
PL/SQL
Essex

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PL/SQL across the Basildon region.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL across the Basildon region.

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PL/SQL.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle
3 7 (41.18%) RequisitePro
3 7 (41.18%) Use Case
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
5 5 (29.41%) Web Development
5 5 (29.41%) JAXB
5 5 (29.41%) Sun
5 5 (29.41%) Sun Certification
5 5 (29.41%) UML
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (29.41%) OOD
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
5 5 (29.41%) Web Services
5 5 (29.41%) XML
5 5 (29.41%) XSLT
5 5 (29.41%) UNIX
5 5 (29.41%) C++
5 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) Java
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
6 4 (23.53%) Automotive
7 3 (17.65%) WinForms
7 3 (17.65%) Java EE
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (17.65%) Release Management
7 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 3 (17.65%) VB6
7 3 (17.65%) Silverlight

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PL/SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) RequisitePro
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 4 (23.53%) Automotive
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Forms Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (11.76%) DBA
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) JAXB
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
1 5 (29.41%) XML
1 5 (29.41%) XSLT
1 5 (29.41%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) WinForms
2 3 (17.65%) Java EE
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (17.65%) Silverlight
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) UNIX
2 2 (11.76%) AIX
2 2 (11.76%) Solaris
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Use Case
2 5 (29.41%) Web Development
2 5 (29.41%) UML
2 5 (29.41%) OOD
3 3 (17.65%) Release Management
3 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) C++
2 5 (29.41%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
4 3 (17.65%) VB6
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) VB
4 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Sun Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (11.76%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) Sun
3 2 (11.76%) AccuRev