The first table below looks at the demand for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 16 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 Buckinghamshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 79 60 47
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -13
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 9 7 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.74% 0.82% 3.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.39% 2.94% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 21
Average daily rate £250 £216 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.60% -45.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £213 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £311 £500
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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
376 238 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.92% 27.97% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 148 180
Average daily rate £330 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £185 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 11
Average hourly rate £15.97 £22.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.02% -38.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.99 £22.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £103.00 £27.00 £42.60
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 Buckinghamshire

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 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
Milton Keynes -14 9 £250 +15.60%
PL/SQL
South East

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 23 (95.83%) Oracle
3 7 (29.17%) XML
4 6 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 6 (25.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
4 6 (25.00%) Finance
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (25.00%) SOA
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (16.67%) .NET
7 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 3 (12.50%) ETL
7 3 (12.50%) UNIX
7 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 3 (12.50%) Cognos
7 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (12.50%) Informatica
7 3 (12.50%) VB
7 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Teradata
7 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
8 2 (8.33%) WebSphere

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (8.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (4.17%) DB2
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (4.17%) PowerCenter
6 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JDeveloper
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Consultant
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle Consultant
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) SOA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) XML
2 4 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (8.33%) J2EE
3 2 (8.33%) JDBC
3 2 (8.33%) JSP
4 1 (4.17%) XSLT
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) UNIX
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) SOA
2 3 (12.50%) ETL
2 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) E-business
4 1 (4.17%) Change Control
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Logistics
4 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) VB
4 2 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) VC++
5 1 (4.17%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (4.17%) Control-M
1 1 (4.17%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
3 3 (12.50%) Cognos
3 3 (12.50%) Informatica
3 3 (12.50%) Teradata
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft