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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 32 32 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 6 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.15% 3.57% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.08% 7.36% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 1
Median daily rate £400 £303 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.23% +51.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.72% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -22.22%
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
147 163 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 52.69% 48.51% 37.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 129 110
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £206 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +14.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing PL/SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (94.74%) Oracle
2 18 (94.74%) Oracle Database
3 14 (73.68%) .NET
4 13 (68.42%) C#
4 13 (68.42%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (63.16%) Oracle Forms
5 12 (63.16%) Oracle9i Database
6 11 (57.89%) WinForms
6 11 (57.89%) .NET Framework
7 10 (52.63%) Unit Testing
7 10 (52.63%) Entity Framework
7 10 (52.63%) Windows
7 10 (52.63%) OOP
7 10 (52.63%) RDBMS
7 10 (52.63%) Relational Database
7 10 (52.63%) LINQ
8 9 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
10 6 (31.58%) Scrum
10 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
10 6 (31.58%) WCF
11 4 (21.05%) Finance
11 4 (21.05%) NHS
11 4 (21.05%) AIX
11 4 (21.05%) Oracle Financials
11 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (15.79%) WPF

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) Oracle Database
2 13 (68.42%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (63.16%) Oracle9i Database
4 10 (52.63%) RDBMS
4 10 (52.63%) Relational Database
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (5.26%) Base SAS
7 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
7 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (5.26%) OLAP
7 1 (5.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (5.26%) SAS EBI
7 1 (5.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (10.53%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Back Office
3 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Software Developer
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (21.05%) DBA
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL Developer
7 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
8 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (5.26%) ETL Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle Financials DBA
8 1 (5.26%) SAS Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) .NET Framework
2 11 (57.89%) WinForms
3 10 (52.63%) Entity Framework
3 10 (52.63%) LINQ
4 6 (31.58%) WCF
5 3 (15.79%) WPF
6 2 (10.53%) AutoMapper
6 2 (10.53%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (10.53%) Code First Entity Framework
6 2 (10.53%) Web Services
6 2 (10.53%) XML
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) NHS
2 2 (10.53%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) OOP
1 10 (52.63%) Unit Testing
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) MVC
5 2 (10.53%) MVVM
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 2 (10.53%) UML
6 1 (5.26%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
6 1 (5.26%) Data Security
6 1 (5.26%) ETL
6 1 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (5.26%) Project Governance
6 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.26%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft