The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Canary Wharf region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 22 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 2 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.30% 1.41% 3.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.51% 3.82% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Average daily rate £450 £563 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +6.55%
Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57 131 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 37.01% 37.01% 52.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 104 147
Average daily rate £625 £600 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £500 £444
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
PL/SQL
London

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) UNIX
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) Banking
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (36.36%) Investment Banking
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (18.18%) Business Objects
6 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
6 2 (18.18%) ETL
7 1 (9.09%) Ajax
7 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
7 1 (9.09%) HTTP
7 1 (9.09%) Back Office
7 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Spring
7 1 (9.09%) Migration
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (9.09%) HTML5
7 1 (9.09%) MVVM
7 1 (9.09%) REST
7 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (9.09%) Star Schema
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 4 (36.36%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Developer
3 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) Ajax
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Flex
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) JDBC
2 1 (9.09%) JSP
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) XSL
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) MVVM
3 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (9.09%) RAD
3 1 (9.09%) RUP
3 1 (9.09%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Business Objects
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) BEA
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat