The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Berkshire 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 113 74 116
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +42
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 16 47 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.56% 1.91% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.12% 6.09% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 4
Average daily rate £240 £388 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.06% +34.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £500 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +6.55%
Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
754 772 705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.42% 31.41% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 295 330
Average daily rate £338 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.92% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £477 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 77 15
Average hourly rate £15.13 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.78% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £17.00 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £43.75 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
PL/SQL
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -10 10 £240 -28.88% 1
Slough +6 2 - - 1
Bracknell -3 1 - -
Newbury - - - - 1
PL/SQL
South East

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 38 (88.37%) SQL
2 32 (74.42%) Oracle
3 22 (51.16%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (34.88%) Telecoms
5 14 (32.56%) Billing
5 14 (32.56%) Java
5 14 (32.56%) Windows
6 12 (27.91%) UNIX
6 12 (27.91%) SAP
6 12 (27.91%) Oracle Database
7 11 (25.58%) IIS
8 10 (23.26%) Finance
8 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
9 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (18.60%) DataStage
10 8 (18.60%) Web Services
11 7 (16.28%) XML
11 7 (16.28%) Migration
12 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
12 6 (13.95%) Apache
12 6 (13.95%) J2EE
12 6 (13.95%) WebLogic
12 6 (13.95%) ETL
12 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (11.63%) Data Modelling
13 5 (11.63%) SOA
13 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
13 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 10g

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 11 (25.58%) IIS
2 6 (13.95%) Apache
2 6 (13.95%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.33%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.33%) Metrica
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Wireless
2 1 (2.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.33%) TELNET
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
2 1 (2.33%) SSL
2 1 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) SNMP
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (51.16%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (27.91%) Oracle Database
3 8 (18.60%) DataStage
4 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (11.63%) DB2
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (4.65%) Data Mining
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.65%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (2.33%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.30%) Subversion
2 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.65%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.33%) ProC
4 1 (2.33%) Toad
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (34.88%) Telecoms
2 14 (32.56%) Billing
3 10 (23.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Developer
1 15 (34.88%) Analyst
2 9 (20.93%) Test Analyst
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Java Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (9.30%) Architect
6 4 (9.30%) DBA
7 3 (6.98%) DataStage Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Report Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (4.65%) ETL Developer
9 1 (2.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) Web Services
2 7 (16.28%) XML
3 6 (13.95%) J2EE
4 5 (11.63%) SOAP
4 5 (11.63%) Struts
4 5 (11.63%) HTML
4 5 (11.63%) Spring
5 4 (9.30%) jQuery
5 4 (9.30%) XSLT
5 4 (9.30%) WSDL
5 4 (9.30%) JMS
5 4 (9.30%) Struts2
6 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.33%) MSMQ
7 1 (2.33%) ODBC
7 1 (2.33%) CSS
7 1 (2.33%) JSP
7 1 (2.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Windows
2 12 (27.91%) UNIX
3 5 (11.63%) Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Solaris
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.28%) Migration
3 6 (13.95%) ETL
3 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (11.63%) Data Modelling
4 5 (11.63%) SOA
4 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.30%) E-business
5 4 (9.30%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (9.30%) ITIL
6 3 (6.98%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (6.98%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (4.65%) Service Management
7 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.65%) High Availability
7 2 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.33%) Data Entry
8 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 38 (88.37%) SQL
2 14 (32.56%) Java
3 5 (11.63%) C
4 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) BC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (4.65%) Legato
1 2 (4.65%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.33%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 32 (74.42%) Oracle
2 12 (27.91%) SAP
3 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.63%) IBM
4 5 (11.63%) JBoss
5 2 (4.65%) Informatica
5 2 (4.65%) EMC
5 2 (4.65%) Business Objects
5 2 (4.65%) Talend
6 1 (2.33%) Lotus
6 1 (2.33%) Greenplum
6 1 (2.33%) DataFlux
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