The first table below looks at the demand for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 1 August 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 East of England 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 86 108 101
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 53 13 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.73% 0.55% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.45% 1.42% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 4 17
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £383 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £418 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £40.11 £35.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.60% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.17 £35.00 £33.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.95 £35.00 £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1191 916 1194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 38.92% 38.52% 39.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 474 621
Average daily rate £350 £339 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.32% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £215 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 81 140
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £13.55 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
PL/SQL
England

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 1 August 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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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
Essex +15 24 £448 -
Hertfordshire +8 13 £290 -27.50% 1
Cambridgeshire -2 9 £370 -1.33% 4
Bedfordshire -20 3 £403 -
Suffolk - 1 £350 -
PL/SQL
England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 86 (98.85%) SQL
2 72 (82.76%) Oracle
3 39 (44.83%) Java
4 32 (36.78%) UNIX
5 31 (35.63%) Oracle Database
6 27 (31.03%) Linux
7 26 (29.89%) HTML
8 22 (25.29%) XML
9 20 (22.99%) Web Development
10 19 (21.84%) Relational Database
11 18 (20.69%) Oracle Forms
12 17 (19.54%) Finance
12 17 (19.54%) Shell Script
13 16 (18.39%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (17.24%) Hibernate
14 15 (17.24%) CSS
14 15 (17.24%) MySQL
15 14 (16.09%) Web Services
15 14 (16.09%) ETL
15 14 (16.09%) Oracle Database 10g
15 14 (16.09%) TDD
15 14 (16.09%) Spring
16 13 (14.94%) JBoss
16 13 (14.94%) .NET
16 13 (14.94%) JavaScript
16 13 (14.94%) Enterprise Software
17 12 (13.79%) Mac OS X
17 12 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (13.79%) JPA
18 11 (12.64%) MVC

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 10 (11.49%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (4.60%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.15%) Content Management Server
5 1 (1.15%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.15%) CMS
5 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.15%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.64%) LDAP
2 6 (6.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (35.63%) Oracle Database
2 19 (21.84%) Relational Database
3 16 (18.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (17.24%) MySQL
5 14 (16.09%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
6 10 (11.49%) MariaDB
7 6 (6.90%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (6.90%) DataStage
8 5 (5.75%) RDBMS
8 5 (5.75%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (4.60%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (4.60%) SQLPlus
10 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
11 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (2.30%) DB2
11 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (1.15%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (20.69%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (5.75%) RequisitePro
3 3 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.30%) JIRA
4 2 (2.30%) Maven
4 2 (2.30%) Toad
4 2 (2.30%) WebLogic Workshop
5 1 (1.15%) LoadUI
5 1 (1.15%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.15%) JMeter
5 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.15%) Ant
5 1 (1.15%) Subversion
5 1 (1.15%) Selenium
5 1 (1.15%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.15%) Gradle
General
1 17 (19.54%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Banking
3 5 (5.75%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.45%) Automotive
5 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (70.11%) Developer
2 16 (18.39%) Java Developer
2 16 (18.39%) Oracle Developer
3 12 (13.79%) Analyst
4 7 (8.05%) DBA
4 7 (8.05%) Business Analyst
5 6 (6.90%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (6.90%) SQL Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Software Developer
6 4 (4.60%) PL/SQL Developer
6 4 (4.60%) ETL Developer
6 4 (4.60%) Consultant
6 4 (4.60%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (3.45%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.30%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (2.30%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.30%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 2 (2.30%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (29.89%) HTML
2 22 (25.29%) XML
3 15 (17.24%) Hibernate
3 15 (17.24%) CSS
4 14 (16.09%) Web Services
4 14 (16.09%) Spring
5 13 (14.94%) .NET
6 12 (13.79%) JPA
7 11 (12.64%) JAAS
8 10 (11.49%) Spring MVC
9 7 (8.05%) XSLT
9 7 (8.05%) Servlets
10 6 (6.90%) REST
11 5 (5.75%) JAX-RPC
11 5 (5.75%) JMS
11 5 (5.75%) Struts
11 5 (5.75%) Struts2
12 3 (3.45%) J2EE
12 3 (3.45%) jQuery
13 2 (2.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.94%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (10.34%) Replication
3 6 (6.90%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.60%) Visualisation
4 4 (4.60%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.15%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.15%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.15%) GIS
5 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.15%) LLPG
5 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.15%) Clustering
5 1 (1.15%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.15%) iPhone
5 1 (1.15%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.15%) Open Source
5 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (36.78%) UNIX
2 27 (31.03%) Linux
3 12 (13.79%) Mac OS X
4 8 (9.20%) Windows
5 5 (5.75%) AIX
5 5 (5.75%) Solaris
6 4 (4.60%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.15%) Android
7 1 (1.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.99%) Web Development
2 14 (16.09%) ETL
2 14 (16.09%) TDD
3 12 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (12.64%) MVC
4 11 (12.64%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (11.49%) UML
6 9 (10.34%) Unit Testing
7 8 (9.20%) OOD
7 8 (9.20%) Configuration Management
7 8 (9.20%) Migration
8 7 (8.05%) Scrum
9 6 (6.90%) Use Case
9 6 (6.90%) Data Modelling
9 6 (6.90%) OO
10 5 (5.75%) Web Design
10 5 (5.75%) ITSM
10 5 (5.75%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (4.60%) Database Tuning
11 4 (4.60%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 86 (98.85%) SQL
2 39 (44.83%) Java
3 17 (19.54%) Shell Script
4 13 (14.94%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.05%) Perl
5 7 (8.05%) C++
6 6 (6.90%) C#
6 6 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.75%) Korn
8 4 (4.60%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.30%) LINC
9 2 (2.30%) PHP
10 1 (1.15%) VB
10 1 (1.15%) VB6
10 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (9.20%) Sun Certification
2 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.45%) Degree
3 3 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (5.75%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (4.60%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (5.75%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 72 (82.76%) Oracle
2 13 (14.94%) JBoss
3 7 (8.05%) Sun
3 7 (8.05%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.05%) AccuRev
4 6 (6.90%) Informatica
5 2 (2.30%) Twitter
6 1 (1.15%) Actuate
6 1 (1.15%) HP
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco
6 1 (1.15%) IBM
6 1 (1.15%) ESRI
6 1 (1.15%) Cognos
6 1 (1.15%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.15%) Lagan
6 1 (1.15%) Civica
6 1 (1.15%) Netezza
6 1 (1.15%) Teradata