The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 40 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 1 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.30% 2.43% 2.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 4.19% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Average daily rate
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- £204 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -40.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £50.38 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £32.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+45.03% -31.05%
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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 Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
162 191 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.09% 58.05% 57.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 90 125
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £750 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 34 42
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +7.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £13.50 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £48.25 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (27.27%) LAMP
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (27.27%) Open Source
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 3 (27.27%) MySQL
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) Apache
3 3 (27.27%) ERP
3 3 (27.27%) Tcl
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 1 (9.09%) Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (9.09%) WinForms
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (9.09%) Content Management Server
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (9.09%) Toad
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
2 3 (27.27%) DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) LAMP
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) WinForms
3 1 (9.09%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ERP
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Content Management
2 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) OOP
2 1 (9.09%) OO
2 1 (9.09%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) PHP
2 3 (27.27%) Tcl
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft