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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 54 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 3 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.48% 2.96% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.78% 8.22% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 6
Average daily rate
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- £425 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £44.38
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -21.12%
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
169 219 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.87% 36.02% 33.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 131 80
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 9
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -43.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £14.30 £20.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £37.50 £44.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 2014, 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 22 (91.67%) Oracle
2 15 (62.50%) SQL
3 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
3 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
3 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
3 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database
4 9 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (37.50%) Business Objects
4 9 (37.50%) Toad
4 9 (37.50%) Data Mart
4 9 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (33.33%) Finance
6 7 (29.17%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (29.17%) Oracle Payroll
7 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
9 4 (16.67%) ETL
9 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
10 3 (12.50%) Data Mapping
10 3 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (12.50%) Banking
11 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
11 2 (8.33%) Talend
11 2 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (8.33%) Trillium

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 7 (29.17%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database
2 9 (37.50%) Data Mart
2 9 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (8.33%) DataStage
5 2 (8.33%) QualityStage
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Toad
2 2 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Consultant
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle HR Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) Functional Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Payroll Consultant
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (8.33%) DBA
6 2 (8.33%) Report Developer
6 2 (8.33%) ETL Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) UNIX
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) ETL
4 3 (12.50%) Data Mapping
5 2 (8.33%) CRM
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
1 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Oracle
2 9 (37.50%) Business Objects
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Trillium
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) Hyperion
3 2 (8.33%) Informatica
3 2 (8.33%) Ab Initio
3 2 (8.33%) Talend
4 1 (4.17%) Micro Focus