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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 37 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 2 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.61% 2.71% 1.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 4.95% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
Average daily rate
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£355 £358 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.69% -1.37%
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 £41.75 £30.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+36.88% -35.78%
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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
139 182 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 42.64% 54.82% 62.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 80 138
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 29 53
Average hourly rate £57.50 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £38.00 £29.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £48.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 21 November 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (30.00%) LAMP
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (30.00%) Open Source
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Tcl
3 3 (30.00%) Apache
3 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (10.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (10.00%) WinForms
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (30.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (10.00%) Content Management Server
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (10.00%) Toad
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) LAMP
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) WinForms
3 1 (10.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ERP
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Content Management
2 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) OOP
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Tcl
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) Java
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft