The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 24 41 25
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 13 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.89% 2.37% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.77% 6.08% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £208 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £48.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-27.17% +50.00%
PL/SQL
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
133 148 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 50.00% 39.05% 30.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 104 35
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £248 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £500 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 41 (100.00%) SQL
2 40 (97.56%) Oracle
3 36 (87.80%) Oracle Database
4 33 (80.49%) Oracle9i Database
5 28 (68.29%) Oracle Database 10g
6 25 (60.98%) MicroStrategy
7 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (26.83%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (21.95%) LINQ
8 9 (21.95%) .NET Framework
8 9 (21.95%) C#
8 9 (21.95%) .NET
9 8 (19.51%) Windows
9 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
9 8 (19.51%) WCF
9 8 (19.51%) Entity Framework
10 7 (17.07%) Unit Testing
10 7 (17.07%) Automated Testing
10 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
10 7 (17.07%) OOP
11 6 (14.63%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (14.63%) RDBMS
11 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
12 5 (12.20%) NHS
12 5 (12.20%) WinForms
13 4 (9.76%) Toad
13 4 (9.76%) UML
14 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (7.32%) ETL

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 (2.44%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (87.80%) Oracle Database
2 33 (80.49%) Oracle9i Database
3 28 (68.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (26.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (14.63%) RDBMS
5 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
6 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
6 3 (7.32%) DB2
6 3 (7.32%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (9.76%) Toad
3 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (7.32%) MSBuild
3 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.44%) Maven
4 1 (2.44%) JDeveloper
4 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.44%) Hudson
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Continuum
4 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.44%) Rational Application Developer
Job Titles
1 30 (73.17%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) Microstrategy Developer
3 10 (24.39%) AWS Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.20%) MicroStrategy Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Tester
7 3 (7.32%) DBA
8 1 (2.44%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) LINQ
1 9 (21.95%) .NET Framework
1 9 (21.95%) .NET
2 8 (19.51%) WCF
2 8 (19.51%) Entity Framework
3 5 (12.20%) WinForms
4 3 (7.32%) WPF
5 1 (2.44%) Middleware
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (2.44%) XML
5 1 (2.44%) HTML
5 1 (2.44%) XHTML
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.44%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) AIX
2 3 (7.32%) UNIX
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.07%) Unit Testing
2 7 (17.07%) Automated Testing
2 7 (17.07%) OOP
3 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (9.76%) UML
5 3 (7.32%) ETL
5 3 (7.32%) Data Management
5 3 (7.32%) Scrum
5 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (7.32%) Analytics
5 3 (7.32%) Database Tuning
5 3 (7.32%) MVVM
6 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.88%) Coaching
7 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.44%) RAD
7 1 (2.44%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (21.95%) C#
3 3 (7.32%) Perl
3 3 (7.32%) Korn
3 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.44%) COBOL
4 1 (2.44%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 40 (97.56%) Oracle
2 25 (60.98%) MicroStrategy
3 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.32%) Remedy
5 1 (2.44%) Micro Focus
5 1 (2.44%) IBM