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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 60 42 70
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +28
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 15 27 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.59% 3.50% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.46% 9.41% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 5
Average daily rate £406 £413 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.64% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £302 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £344
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £46.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.02% +65.17%
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
336 287 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 35.59% 37.22% 32.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 183 149
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 15
Average hourly rate £16.00 £35.50 £34.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.92% +4.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.28 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.00 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Crewe +2 10 - -
Chester -5 4 £413 -5.71%
PL/SQL
North West

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 29 (100.00%) SQL
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (62.07%) Workflow
3 17 (58.62%) Oracle EBS
4 16 (55.17%) Oracle Reports
5 15 (51.72%) Oracle Forms
5 15 (51.72%) Oracle EBS R12
6 14 (48.28%) Oracle Workflow
7 12 (41.38%) Oracle Applications
7 12 (41.38%) Finance
8 11 (37.93%) Oracle Database
9 9 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (17.24%) ETL
11 5 (17.24%) XML
11 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
11 5 (17.24%) Local Government
12 4 (13.79%) Oracle Discoverer
12 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (10.34%) Kofax
13 3 (10.34%) Ab Initio
13 3 (10.34%) Java
13 3 (10.34%) Unix
13 3 (10.34%) Web Services
13 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
13 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (10.34%) Oracle Payables
13 3 (10.34%) Oracle Receivables
13 3 (10.34%) Oracle Cash Management

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 14 (48.28%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 17 (58.62%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (51.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (41.38%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (37.93%) Oracle Database
3 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.90%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Local Government
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
2 19 (65.52%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (34.48%) E-Business Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Oracle Team Leader
4 8 (27.59%) Team Leader
5 7 (24.14%) E-Business Team Leader
5 7 (24.14%) Lead Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Oracle HRMS Developer
7 4 (13.79%) Consultant
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (10.34%) ETL Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Oracle Financials Developer
8 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
8 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 2 (6.90%) Oracle Technical Consultant
9 2 (6.90%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) XML
2 3 (10.34%) Web Services
3 2 (6.90%) SOAP
4 1 (3.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) J2EE
4 1 (3.45%) JAXB
4 1 (3.45%) JAX-WS
4 1 (3.45%) JDBC
4 1 (3.45%) JiBX
4 1 (3.45%) JSON
4 1 (3.45%) JSP
4 1 (3.45%) POJO
4 1 (3.45%) REST
4 1 (3.45%) Spring
4 1 (3.45%) Spring MVC
4 1 (3.45%) WSDL
4 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Life Science
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Workflow
2 9 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (17.24%) ETL
4 3 (10.34%) Cash Management
4 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) Data Management
5 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.90%) Defect Management
5 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Release Management
5 2 (6.90%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.45%) MVC
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.34%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) C#
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Ab Initio
2 3 (10.34%) Kofax
3 2 (6.90%) Informatica
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
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