The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 48 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 5 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.84% 1.40% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.36% 4.06% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
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£375 £369 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +32.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £352
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £28.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+65.17% -30.00%
PL/SQL
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
149 197 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.96% 34.56% 33.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 117 81
Average daily rate £338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 12
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -43.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £15.40 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £32.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle Payroll
5 4 (26.67%) Data Mart
6 3 (20.00%) Banking
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 3 (20.00%) Business Objects
6 3 (20.00%) CRM
6 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (20.00%) Toad
7 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (13.33%) Hyperion
7 2 (13.33%) UNIX
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
7 2 (13.33%) Replication
7 2 (13.33%) Data Mapping
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (6.67%) Billing

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (26.67%) Data Mart
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (6.67%) QlikView
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Toad
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Functional Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle HR Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) DBA
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Report Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Payroll Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (20.00%) Migration
1 3 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) Data Mapping
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.67%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (13.33%) Hyperion
4 1 (6.67%) Tableau
4 1 (6.67%) Micro Focus
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