The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 12 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 9 6 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 8.18% 3.03% 9.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.15% 4.72% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 14
Average daily rate
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£500 £385 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -41.90%
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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 Canary Wharf region.

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47 127 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 42.73% 64.14% 51.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 87 150
Average daily rate £450 £650 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £390 £444
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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
2 6 (60.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) UML
4 4 (40.00%) IBM
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) VB6
5 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (30.00%) RAD
5 3 (30.00%) UNIX
5 3 (30.00%) SOAP
5 3 (30.00%) VBScript
5 3 (30.00%) VB
5 3 (30.00%) IIS
5 3 (30.00%) ActiveX
6 2 (20.00%) MS Project
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) XSD
6 2 (20.00%) XSL
6 2 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (20.00%) ClearQuest
6 2 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) RequisitePro
6 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Navigator
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (20.00%) RequisitePro
1 2 (20.00%) ClearQuest
1 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (10.00%) Rational Robot
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Rational Rose
2 1 (10.00%) Toad
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (20.00%) VB Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) ASP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
4 1 (10.00%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) SOAP
3 3 (30.00%) ActiveX
4 2 (20.00%) XSD
4 2 (20.00%) XSL
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE
5 1 (10.00%) ADO
5 1 (10.00%) COM+
5 1 (10.00%) DHTML
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) JMS
5 1 (10.00%) XML Schema
5 1 (10.00%) OLE
5 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) W3C
1 1 (10.00%) Data Conversion
1 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) UML
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) RAD
3 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) System Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) RUP
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) VBScript
4 3 (30.00%) VB
4 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (30.00%) VB6
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Informatica
4 1 (10.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (10.00%) Perforce
4 1 (10.00%) Sybase