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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 106 68 82
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +14
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 42 49 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.33% 2.17% 1.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.52% 5.61% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 26
Average daily rate £350 £300 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £405 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 7
Average hourly rate £30.60 £31.35 £26.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.39% +19.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.92 £27.50 £22.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.28 £37.36 £28.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +6.55%
Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1194 873 1338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 37.94% 38.65% 42.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 480 667
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 74 128
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.40 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% +3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.39 £25.50 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
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 17 April 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
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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Essex -8 30 £350 +62.79% 6
Hertfordshire -10 6 £358 +66.27% 12
Cambridgeshire -31 3 £400 +33.33% 5
Suffolk -3 2 - - 3
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 92 (100.00%) SQL
2 67 (72.83%) Oracle
3 43 (46.74%) HTML
4 39 (42.39%) UNIX
5 32 (34.78%) Java
6 27 (29.35%) Web Development
7 25 (27.17%) Relational Database
7 25 (27.17%) JavaScript
7 25 (27.17%) Web Services
8 23 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 22 (23.91%) XML
9 22 (23.91%) Linux
10 21 (22.83%) CSS
11 19 (20.65%) Oracle Database
12 17 (18.48%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (18.48%) Mac OS X
13 16 (17.39%) JAX-RPC
14 15 (16.30%) MySQL
15 14 (15.22%) WebLogic
15 14 (15.22%) Windows
15 14 (15.22%) .NET
16 13 (14.13%) Sun
17 12 (13.04%) Shell Script
17 12 (13.04%) Scrum
18 11 (11.96%) Hibernate
18 11 (11.96%) Sun Certification
18 11 (11.96%) C++
18 11 (11.96%) Oracle Database 10g
18 11 (11.96%) OOD

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (15.22%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.43%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Office
2 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.43%) HTTP
2 3 (3.26%) LDAP
3 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.17%) Relational Database
2 23 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 19 (20.65%) Oracle Database
4 15 (16.30%) MySQL
5 11 (11.96%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (5.43%) Spotfire
8 5 (5.43%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (4.35%) SQLPlus
9 4 (4.35%) EDRMS
10 3 (3.26%) DB2
10 3 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (3.26%) DTS
11 2 (2.17%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 11 (11.96%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (9.78%) RequisitePro
3 8 (8.70%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.61%) Git (software)
4 7 (7.61%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 6 (6.52%) XDoclet
6 3 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.09%) Selenium
8 1 (1.09%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.09%) LoadUI
8 1 (1.09%) JIRA
8 1 (1.09%) JMeter
8 1 (1.09%) Toad
8 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (8.70%) Finance
2 7 (7.61%) Automotive
3 3 (3.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.17%) Military
5 1 (1.09%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 58 (63.04%) Developer
2 22 (23.91%) Java Developer
3 16 (17.39%) Analyst
4 11 (11.96%) Senior Developer
4 11 (11.96%) Oracle Developer
4 11 (11.96%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (9.78%) Business Analyst
6 7 (7.61%) SQL Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (6.52%) DBA
8 5 (5.43%) PL/SQL Developer
8 5 (5.43%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.43%) TIBCO Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Spotfire Developer
9 4 (4.35%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Administrator
9 4 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (46.74%) HTML
2 25 (27.17%) Web Services
3 22 (23.91%) XML
4 21 (22.83%) CSS
5 16 (17.39%) JAX-RPC
6 14 (15.22%) .NET
7 11 (11.96%) Struts
7 11 (11.96%) Hibernate
7 11 (11.96%) Spring
7 11 (11.96%) Struts2
8 10 (10.87%) JPA
8 10 (10.87%) XSLT
9 9 (9.78%) JAXB
10 7 (7.61%) EJB
10 7 (7.61%) J2EE
10 7 (7.61%) Java EE
11 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET
12 5 (5.43%) jQuery
13 4 (4.35%) Silverlight
13 4 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.48%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (9.78%) Visualisation
3 5 (5.43%) Replication
4 4 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.35%) GIS
4 4 (4.35%) iPhone
5 3 (3.26%) LLPG
6 2 (2.17%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 39 (42.39%) UNIX
2 22 (23.91%) Linux
3 17 (18.48%) Mac OS X
4 14 (15.22%) Windows
5 7 (7.61%) Solaris
6 5 (5.43%) AIX
7 4 (4.35%) Android
7 4 (4.35%) Windows Phone
8 3 (3.26%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.35%) Web Development
2 17 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (13.04%) Scrum
4 11 (11.96%) TDD
4 11 (11.96%) OOD
5 10 (10.87%) UML
5 10 (10.87%) Use Case
6 8 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 7 (7.61%) ITIL
7 7 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (7.61%) ITSM
7 7 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (6.52%) ETL
9 5 (5.43%) CRM
9 5 (5.43%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.43%) Analytics
10 4 (4.35%) Android Development
10 4 (4.35%) iOS Development
10 4 (4.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 92 (100.00%) SQL
2 32 (34.78%) Java
3 25 (27.17%) JavaScript
4 12 (13.04%) Shell Script
5 11 (11.96%) C++
6 9 (9.78%) C#
6 9 (9.78%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.43%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.35%) PHP
9 3 (3.26%) VB
9 3 (3.26%) VB6
10 2 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (11.96%) Sun Certification
2 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) Degree
3 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) QA
2 4 (4.35%) SLA
3 2 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (6.52%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (6.52%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 67 (72.83%) Oracle
2 13 (14.13%) Sun
3 11 (11.96%) JBoss
4 9 (9.78%) Microsoft
5 7 (7.61%) AccuRev
6 5 (5.43%) TIBCO
7 4 (4.35%) ESRI
7 4 (4.35%) Lagan
7 4 (4.35%) Business Objects
7 4 (4.35%) Civica
8 3 (3.26%) Northgate
9 1 (1.09%) Cognos
9 1 (1.09%) IBM
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