The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 39 42 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.60% 0.26% 1.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.82% 1.37% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £375 - £255
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £46.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.02% +65.17%
PL/SQL
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
110 73 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 33.23% 19.01% 25.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 51 48
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £258 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 3 4
Average hourly rate £47.50 £27.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.92% -36.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £25.40 £20.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.75 £27.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 1 £375 -
PL/SQL
East of England

PL/SQL
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Sunopsis
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) ProC

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (50.00%) ProC
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) DB2 Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Sunopsis