The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 37 63 56
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -7
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 32 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.13% 1.43% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.80% 4.53% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 6
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£400 £375 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £307 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £383 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £59.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £44.38
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -21.12%
PL/SQL
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
250 309 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 32.30% 31.47% 30.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 155 154
Average daily rate £350 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 24 17
Average hourly rate £37.50 £31.56 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.84% -7.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £12.65 £16.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.07 £62.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +1 21 £313 +2.45%
Chester +11 6 £413 +10.00% 2
Crewe - 3 - -
Ellesmere Port - - - -
Northwich - - - -
PL/SQL
North West

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 46 (100.00%) SQL
2 45 (97.83%) Oracle
3 24 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (52.17%) Oracle Reports
4 23 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
4 23 (50.00%) Workflow
4 23 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
5 22 (47.83%) Oracle Workflow
5 22 (47.83%) Oracle EBS
6 20 (43.48%) SC Cleared
6 20 (43.48%) Security Cleared
7 14 (30.43%) Oracle EBS R12
8 10 (21.74%) XML
8 10 (21.74%) Java
9 8 (17.39%) HTML
10 6 (13.04%) .NET
11 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
11 5 (10.87%) C#
11 5 (10.87%) UNIX
11 5 (10.87%) Linux
11 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
12 4 (8.70%) Oracle HRMS
12 4 (8.70%) Finance
12 4 (8.70%) Web Services
12 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
12 4 (8.70%) J2EE
13 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
13 3 (6.52%) JDBC
13 3 (6.52%) JSP
13 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 22 (47.83%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 22 (47.83%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (30.43%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Intranet
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (52.17%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Discoverer
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.17%) MS Access
4 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 23 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (6.52%) Subversion
3 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.35%) Ant
3 2 (4.35%) JUnit
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (84.78%) Developer
2 27 (58.70%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Consultant
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Developer
4 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Business Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) XML
2 8 (17.39%) HTML
3 6 (13.04%) .NET
4 4 (8.70%) J2EE
4 4 (8.70%) Web Services
5 3 (6.52%) Spring
5 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.52%) JDBC
5 3 (6.52%) JSP
6 2 (4.35%) EJB
6 2 (4.35%) CSS
6 2 (4.35%) Struts
6 2 (4.35%) Middleware
6 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.35%) Apache Camel
7 1 (2.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (2.17%) REST
7 1 (2.17%) TopLink
7 1 (2.17%) J2SE
7 1 (2.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.17%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) UNIX
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) CentOS
2 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (50.00%) Workflow
3 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 3 (6.52%) CRM
4 3 (6.52%) Project Management
4 3 (6.52%) MVC
4 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.52%) Project Planning
5 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.35%) Analytics
5 2 (4.35%) Migration
5 2 (4.35%) ETL
5 2 (4.35%) E-business
6 1 (2.17%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.17%) Change Management
6 1 (2.17%) SOA
6 1 (2.17%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.17%) Web Development
6 1 (2.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (21.74%) Java
3 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.87%) C#
3 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) VB6
5 1 (2.17%) XPath
5 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.17%) VB
5 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (43.48%) SC Cleared
1 20 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 45 (97.83%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) Sybase
2 2 (4.35%) Business Objects
2 2 (4.35%) Informatica
2 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.17%) IBM
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