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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 35 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 4 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.20% 1.12% 2.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.45% 2.16% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Average daily rate
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- £335 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £28.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+65.17% -25.33%
PL/SQL
Cambridgeshire

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
163 139 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.80% 51.67% 52.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 81 114
Average daily rate £350 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £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 11 24 26
Average hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £13.50 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -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 23 January 2015, 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%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (40.00%) UNIX
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) Application Packaging
2 4 (40.00%) QA
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (30.00%) Open Source
3 3 (30.00%) Apache
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 3 (30.00%) LAMP
3 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 3 (30.00%) Tcl
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (10.00%) WinForms
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) ERP

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) DBA
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (40.00%) Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (30.00%) LAMP
3 1 (10.00%) WinForms
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 3 (30.00%) Tcl
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft