The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 111 111 100
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 15 13 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 0.53% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.21% 2.05% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 14
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £231 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £460 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £363 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +18.85%
PL/SQL
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
679 634 846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.28% 25.88% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 315 391
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 17
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.93% -34.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.25 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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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
Maidenhead +5 4 £400 -
Slough +2 4 £388 +3.33% 2
Reading -6 2 £400 +16.78% 2
Newbury - 1 - -
PL/SQL
South East

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 27 (96.43%) Oracle
2 26 (92.86%) SQL
3 20 (71.43%) Oracle Database
4 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (28.57%) Perl
5 8 (28.57%) UNIX
5 8 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (25.00%) ITIL
6 7 (25.00%) Windows
6 7 (25.00%) .NET
6 7 (25.00%) Project Management
6 7 (25.00%) Middleware
6 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 7 (25.00%) Migration
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (21.43%) C-shell
7 6 (21.43%) Oracle OLAP
7 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (21.43%) Oracle Application Server
7 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
7 6 (21.43%) Linux
7 6 (21.43%) Java
7 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 6 (21.43%) OLAP
7 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
8 5 (17.86%) Oracle Forms

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 6 (21.43%) Oracle Application Server
1 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) SAS
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle BRM
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe Campaign
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) FTP
1 2 (7.14%) SSH
2 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 6 (21.43%) OLAP
4 6 (21.43%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
6 1 (3.57%) MS Access
6 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (10.71%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.14%) Toad
3 2 (7.14%) NetBeans
3 2 (7.14%) Maven
3 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.57%) JUnit
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (3.57%) Hudson
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Continuum
4 1 (3.57%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (3.57%) JDeveloper
General
1 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Problem Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (14.29%) Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) DBA
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Designer
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Payroll Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) E-Business Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Business Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) .NET
1 7 (25.00%) Middleware
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) XML
3 2 (7.14%) Swing
4 1 (3.57%) XHTML
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.57%) Spring
4 1 (3.57%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Statistics
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) UNIX
2 7 (25.00%) Windows
3 6 (21.43%) Linux
4 2 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL
1 7 (25.00%) Project Management
1 7 (25.00%) Migration
1 7 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 7 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
3 5 (17.86%) Service Management
3 5 (17.86%) Capacity Management
3 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
4 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) SOA
6 2 (7.14%) ETL
6 2 (7.14%) CRM
6 2 (7.14%) ERP
6 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) Perl
3 6 (21.43%) C-shell
3 6 (21.43%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) C
4 2 (7.14%) VB
4 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.14%) Korn
4 2 (7.14%) PeopleCode
4 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.57%) Jython
5 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.57%) ABAP
5 1 (3.57%) VBScript
5 1 (3.57%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.57%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe
3 1 (3.57%) Retek
3 1 (3.57%) Micro Focus
3 1 (3.57%) Ab Initio
3 1 (3.57%) Aprimo
3 1 (3.57%) Tableau
3 1 (3.57%) Eloqua
3 1 (3.57%) Talend