The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 72 79 76
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 9 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.85% 1.08% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.80% 3.41% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 6
Average daily rate £450 £363 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +45.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -21.11%
PL/SQL
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
321 410 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.23% 31.59% 30.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 216 204
Average daily rate £363 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Average hourly rate £38.50 £26.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.07% +62.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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
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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -2 6 £450 +37.93%
PL/SQL
South East

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) SQL
2 27 (90.00%) Oracle
3 22 (73.33%) SAP
4 19 (63.33%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (56.67%) Oracle Database
6 16 (53.33%) Finance
7 14 (46.67%) Data Mining
8 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (36.67%) QA
9 10 (33.33%) SAP BI
10 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (26.67%) ETL
12 7 (23.33%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (20.00%) ISEB
13 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
13 6 (20.00%) XML
13 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
14 5 (16.67%) Manufacturing
14 5 (16.67%) Electronics
14 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
14 5 (16.67%) Programme Management
14 5 (16.67%) MS Office
14 5 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (16.67%) SAP BW
14 5 (16.67%) SDLC
14 5 (16.67%) V-Model
14 5 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
14 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
14 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
14 5 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (13.33%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) MPLS
1 1 (3.33%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle Database
2 14 (46.67%) Data Mining
3 10 (33.33%) SAP BI
4 7 (23.33%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 5 (16.67%) SAP BW
6 4 (13.33%) Big Data
6 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects XI
6 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (13.33%) Qlik Sense
6 4 (13.33%) QlikView
6 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 3 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (10.00%) Data Mart
7 3 (10.00%) PowerCenter
7 3 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (6.67%) DB2
8 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Rational Rose
2 3 (10.00%) Toad
3 1 (3.33%) ERwin
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Electronics
2 5 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 5 (16.67%) Marketing
2 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (13.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Analyst
1 14 (46.67%) Test Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) SAP Test Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Tester
4 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Report Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) SAP BI Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) ETL Developer
5 4 (13.33%) SAP Tester
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Reporting Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Big Data Developer
6 3 (10.00%) QA Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) QA Tester
6 3 (10.00%) SAP BW Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) ETL
5 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 5 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 5 (16.67%) SDLC
6 5 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (16.67%) V-Model
6 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 4 (13.33%) Analytics
7 4 (13.33%) Data Architecture
7 4 (13.33%) ETL Development
7 4 (13.33%) Scrum
8 3 (10.00%) Data Reconciliation
9 2 (6.67%) Migration
9 2 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (6.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) COBOL
3 1 (3.33%) JCL
3 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.67%) Control-M
3 1 (3.33%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) Oracle
2 22 (73.33%) SAP
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Remedy
5 1 (3.33%) Amdocs
5 1 (3.33%) Cramer
5 1 (3.33%) IBM