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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 62 59 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 6 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.74% 0.31% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.49% 0.86% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
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£475 £270 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.92% -16.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £52.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-31.42% +35.48%
PL/SQL
West Midlands

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
241 232 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.64% 36.19% 30.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 155 60
Average daily rate £325 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 4
Average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -32.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 May 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 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Payroll
3 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) ETL
6 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (9.09%) Coaching
7 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (9.09%) Data Mart
7 1 (9.09%) Local Government
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (9.09%) QlikView
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (9.09%) Java
7 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
7 1 (9.09%) Tableau
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Payroll
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (9.09%) Data Mart
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) QlikView
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Local Government
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Consultant
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 5 (45.45%) Functional Consultant
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle HR Consultant
4 3 (27.27%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Payroll Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Data Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Data Migration Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) OBIEE Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Tableau
2 1 (9.09%) HP