The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 16 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 10 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.52% 9.91% 5.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 26.83% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
Average daily rate
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£408 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.61% +8.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £360 £355
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +15.07%
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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 Cheltenham region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
55 41 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 41.35% 36.94% 54.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 16 22
Average daily rate £386 £405 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.62% +15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £330 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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%) DV Cleared
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle Database
3 9 (81.82%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (81.82%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (72.73%) Oracle9i Database
4 8 (72.73%) Oracle APEX
5 7 (63.64%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (9.09%) Release Management
8 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
8 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
8 1 (9.09%) Finance
8 1 (9.09%) Validation
8 1 (9.09%) Replication
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (9.09%) Subversion
8 1 (9.09%) Ruby
8 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
8 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
8 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (9.09%) RDBMS

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle Database
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle9i Database
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (9.09%) ClearCase
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (18.18%) DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 1 (9.09%) OBIEE Developer
4 1 (9.09%) OBIEE Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Informatica
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat