The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Cardiff 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 37 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 9 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.40% 1.18% 2.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.12% 3.64% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £208 - -
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 £35.25
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.80%
Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
147 55 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 39.20% 32.54% 23.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 38 25
Average daily rate £375 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £28.88 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.14% +2.94%
PL/SQL
South Wales

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 April 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle
3 9 (60.00%) UNIX
4 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
5 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
6 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
7 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
8 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (26.67%) Windows
8 4 (26.67%) Linux
8 4 (26.67%) Business Objects
8 4 (26.67%) SAP
8 4 (26.67%) SAP XI
8 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects XI
8 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (26.67%) Server Monitoring
8 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
9 3 (20.00%) R
9 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (13.33%) Java
10 2 (13.33%) Maven
11 1 (6.67%) TDD
11 1 (6.67%) Subversion
11 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
11 1 (6.67%) Spring

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects XI
1 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle ODI
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (6.67%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Ant
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (6.67%) Gradle
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Ivy
General
1 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Objects Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Support
4 1 (6.67%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX Support
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) SAP XI
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.67%) WebCenter
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) JDBC
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) UNIX
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) TDD
2 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Database Tuning
2 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.67%) Change Management
2 1 (6.67%) Integration Acceptance Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Android Development
2 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (20.00%) R
4 2 (13.33%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) Korn
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Business Objects
2 4 (26.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) FatWire