The first table below looks at the demand for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 30 July 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 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 110 118 97
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -21
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 920 812 1028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.86% 1.74% 1.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 4.49% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 439 631
Average daily rate
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£400 £414 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.32% +3.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 12
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +46.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.05 £28.00 £18.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £54.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18401 18101 19415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.28% 38.85% 36.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 11972 11413 11834
Average daily rate £390 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 513 752
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.86 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in England

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in England

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in England

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in England

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in England

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(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
London +9 430 £425 -5.55% 69
South East +2 165 £350 -6.66% 24
North West +31 71 £375 - 21
Yorkshire +15 55 £350 +42.85% 14
East of England +15 49 £358 -10.62% 8
South West -36 47 £360 -5.20% 22
North East +8 31 £380 +8.57% 2
West Midlands -14 30 £318 -25.29% 6
East Midlands +3 24 £385 - 3
Midlands +7 5 - -
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 1756 (97.88%) SQL
2 1625 (90.58%) Oracle
3 709 (39.52%) Oracle Database
4 507 (28.26%) Finance
5 497 (27.70%) Java
6 495 (27.59%) UNIX
7 459 (25.59%) Oracle Database 11g
8 344 (19.18%) XML
9 339 (18.90%) Linux
10 283 (15.77%) Data Warehouse
11 281 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
12 280 (15.61%) SQL Server
13 277 (15.44%) Oracle Database 10g
14 276 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
15 274 (15.27%) ETL
16 267 (14.88%) .NET
17 249 (13.88%) Oracle Forms
18 221 (12.32%) Shell Script
19 209 (11.65%) C#
20 206 (11.48%) Relational Database
21 205 (11.43%) Security Cleared
22 203 (11.32%) JavaScript
22 203 (11.32%) Data Modelling
23 201 (11.20%) Banking
24 199 (11.09%) HTML
25 185 (10.31%) Performance Tuning
26 183 (10.20%) WebLogic
26 183 (10.20%) Web Services
27 161 (8.97%) Oracle EBS
28 158 (8.81%) J2EE

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 183 (10.20%) WebLogic
2 122 (6.80%) Oracle Workflow
3 65 (3.62%) SAS
4 47 (2.62%) Apache
5 41 (2.29%) Tomcat
6 36 (2.01%) IIS
6 36 (2.01%) WebSphere
7 28 (1.56%) SharePoint
7 28 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 23 (1.28%) Oracle Coherence
8 23 (1.28%) Oracle Application Server
9 21 (1.17%) Oracle Service Bus
10 16 (0.89%) Oracle Spatial
11 15 (0.84%) WebLogic Portal
12 12 (0.67%) MQSeries
13 11 (0.61%) Liferay
13 11 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (0.56%) ArcGIS
14 10 (0.56%) nginx
14 10 (0.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 99 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 43 (2.40%) MS Office
3 25 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.78%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.22%) MS Project
7 3 (0.17%) FastStats
8 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.11%) GIMP
9 1 (0.056%) SPSS
9 1 (0.056%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 161 (8.97%) Oracle EBS
2 149 (8.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 121 (6.74%) Oracle Applications
4 108 (6.02%) Oracle Payables
5 86 (4.79%) Oracle General Ledger
6 82 (4.57%) Oracle Receivables
7 56 (3.12%) Oracle Financials
8 50 (2.79%) Oracle Assets
9 37 (2.06%) Oracle 11i
10 33 (1.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 25 (1.39%) Oracle iProcurement
12 22 (1.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 22 (1.23%) Oracle Retail
13 19 (1.06%) Oracle Cash Management
13 19 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
14 16 (0.89%) Oracle ERP
15 15 (0.84%) ResourceLink
16 13 (0.72%) Oracle Payroll
17 10 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
18 9 (0.50%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.39%) SaaS
2 17 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (0.84%) SuccessFactors
4 13 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (0.50%) PaaS
6 2 (0.11%) GitHub
6 2 (0.11%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.07%) LDAP
2 24 (1.34%) SAN
3 19 (1.06%) HTTP
4 16 (0.89%) Firewall
4 16 (0.89%) DNS
5 14 (0.78%) TCP/IP
6 13 (0.72%) Internet
7 11 (0.61%) SSH
8 8 (0.45%) FTP
8 8 (0.45%) OpenLDAP
9 5 (0.28%) Kerberos
10 4 (0.22%) SSL
10 4 (0.22%) NAS
11 3 (0.17%) Intranet
11 3 (0.17%) Telnet
12 1 (0.056%) SNMP
12 1 (0.056%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.056%) X.509
12 1 (0.056%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 709 (39.52%) Oracle Database
2 459 (25.59%) Oracle Database 11g
3 283 (15.77%) Data Warehouse
4 280 (15.61%) SQL Server
5 277 (15.44%) Oracle Database 10g
6 276 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
7 206 (11.48%) Relational Database
8 91 (5.07%) RDBMS
9 80 (4.46%) Oracle BI EE
10 72 (4.01%) Oracle ODI
11 64 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
11 64 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 62 (3.46%) SQLPlus
13 60 (3.34%) MySQL
14 57 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 56 (3.12%) Oracle9i Database
16 49 (2.73%) PowerCenter
17 43 (2.40%) OLAP
17 43 (2.40%) DataStage
18 42 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 249 (13.88%) Oracle Forms
2 122 (6.80%) Subversion
3 104 (5.80%) Toad
4 82 (4.57%) Maven
5 80 (4.46%) Git (software)
6 77 (4.29%) Oracle APEX
7 57 (3.18%) Ant
8 53 (2.95%) Jenkins
9 51 (2.84%) Eclipse
10 49 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
11 43 (2.40%) JIRA
11 43 (2.40%) JUnit
12 37 (2.06%) JDeveloper
13 35 (1.95%) Visual Studio
14 28 (1.56%) Talend Open Studio
15 22 (1.23%) ERwin
16 21 (1.17%) TeamCity
17 19 (1.06%) Selenium
18 17 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 17 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 507 (28.26%) Finance
2 201 (11.20%) Banking
3 105 (5.85%) Investment Banking
4 51 (2.84%) Telecoms
4 51 (2.84%) Manufacturing
5 40 (2.23%) Retail
6 36 (2.01%) Billing
7 30 (1.67%) General Ledger
8 26 (1.45%) Front Office
9 25 (1.39%) Marketing
10 22 (1.23%) Games
11 21 (1.17%) Financial Institution
11 21 (1.17%) Back Office
12 15 (0.84%) German Language
13 14 (0.78%) Electronics
13 14 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (0.45%) Advertising
15 6 (0.33%) Military
15 6 (0.33%) Automotive
15 6 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 977 (54.46%) Developer
2 336 (18.73%) Oracle Developer
3 224 (12.49%) Analyst
4 177 (9.87%) Consultant
5 167 (9.31%) DBA
6 154 (8.58%) Java Developer
7 147 (8.19%) Oracle DBA
8 121 (6.74%) SQL Developer
9 107 (5.96%) PL/SQL Developer
10 100 (5.57%) Oracle Consultant
11 75 (4.18%) Architect
11 75 (4.18%) Senior Developer
12 70 (3.90%) .NET Developer
13 54 (3.01%) Support Analyst
14 48 (2.68%) Oracle Analyst
15 41 (2.29%) Applications Support
15 41 (2.29%) C# Developer
16 40 (2.23%) Administrator
17 38 (2.12%) Technical Consultant
18 36 (2.01%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (19.18%) XML
2 267 (14.88%) .NET
3 199 (11.09%) HTML
4 183 (10.20%) Web Services
5 158 (8.81%) J2EE
6 157 (8.75%) CSS
7 155 (8.64%) Spring
8 114 (6.35%) jQuery
9 112 (6.24%) ASP.NET
10 104 (5.80%) Hibernate
11 64 (3.57%) Middleware
12 61 (3.40%) Ajax
13 58 (3.23%) SOAP
14 56 (3.12%) .NET Framework
15 55 (3.07%) HTML5
16 52 (2.90%) WCF
17 51 (2.84%) XSLT
18 48 (2.68%) JSP
19 41 (2.29%) JMS
20 39 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 61 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
2 51 (2.84%) Data Integration
3 46 (2.56%) Replication
4 38 (2.12%) N-Tier
5 35 (1.95%) Computer Science
6 34 (1.90%) Derivative
7 33 (1.84%) Management Information System
8 27 (1.51%) Market Risk
9 23 (1.28%) Fixed Income
9 23 (1.28%) Clustering
10 19 (1.06%) Statistics
10 19 (1.06%) GIS
11 18 (1.00%) Open Source
12 17 (0.95%) Credit Risk
13 16 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 16 (0.89%) Online Games
13 16 (0.89%) Data Conversion
14 15 (0.84%) Data Extraction
15 14 (0.78%) Visualisation
16 13 (0.72%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 495 (27.59%) UNIX
2 339 (18.90%) Linux
3 150 (8.36%) Windows
4 66 (3.68%) Solaris
5 44 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (1.39%) AIX
7 19 (1.06%) HPUX
8 14 (0.78%) Mac OS X
8 14 (0.78%) Windows 7
9 13 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
11 11 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (0.50%) Windows XP
13 7 (0.39%) Windows 2000
14 6 (0.33%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.17%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.17%) Android
15 3 (0.17%) MVS
15 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
2 274 (15.27%) ETL
3 203 (11.32%) Data Modelling
4 185 (10.31%) Performance Tuning
5 153 (8.53%) Migration
6 137 (7.64%) Workflow
7 128 (7.13%) SOA
8 127 (7.08%) Agile Software Development
9 118 (6.58%) OO
10 115 (6.41%) Scrum
11 107 (5.96%) TDD
12 104 (5.80%) MVC
13 94 (5.24%) Continuous Integration
13 94 (5.24%) Data Migration
14 93 (5.18%) Web Development
15 87 (4.85%) ITIL
16 82 (4.57%) Data Analysis
17 77 (4.29%) Configuration Management
18 64 (3.57%) Unit Testing
19 63 (3.51%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1756 (97.88%) SQL
2 497 (27.70%) Java
3 221 (12.32%) Shell Script
4 209 (11.65%) C#
5 203 (11.32%) JavaScript
6 137 (7.64%) T-SQL
7 94 (5.24%) Python
8 87 (4.85%) Perl
9 53 (2.95%) Bash Shell
10 42 (2.34%) VB.NET
11 40 (2.23%) VBA
12 39 (2.17%) VB
13 38 (2.12%) Korn
14 35 (1.95%) C
15 29 (1.62%) C++
16 16 (0.89%) COBOL
17 15 (0.84%) VBScript
18 13 (0.72%) VB6
19 11 (0.61%) Ruby
19 11 (0.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 205 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 140 (7.80%) SC Cleared
3 78 (4.35%) Degree
4 32 (1.78%) DV Cleared
5 15 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
7 9 (0.50%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.45%) ISEB
8 8 (0.45%) Sun Certification
8 8 (0.45%) OCP
9 5 (0.28%) OCPJP
10 4 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.11%) HNC
12 2 (0.11%) HND
13 1 (0.056%) PMP
13 1 (0.056%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.056%) ACCA
13 1 (0.056%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (4.68%) QA
2 20 (1.11%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.00%) SLA
4 14 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.33%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.33%) CDISC
6 4 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.22%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.056%) COBIT
8 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.056%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.056%) Basel II
8 1 (0.056%) FINREP
System Software
1 112 (6.24%) Oracle RAC
2 92 (5.13%) Oracle RMAN
3 15 (0.84%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.61%) vCloud
5 8 (0.45%) NFS
6 5 (0.28%) vSphere
6 5 (0.28%) SRDF
6 5 (0.28%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (0.28%) OCFS2
7 3 (0.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.11%) HDFS
8 2 (0.11%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.056%) Cronacle
9 1 (0.056%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.056%) NDS
Systems Management
1 87 (4.85%) Data Guard
2 73 (4.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 22 (1.23%) Control-M
4 19 (1.06%) Puppet
5 12 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (0.56%) Tivoli
7 8 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 7 (0.39%) NetBackup
9 5 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
10 4 (0.22%) Legato
11 3 (0.17%) Capistrano
11 3 (0.17%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Management
12 2 (0.11%) MOM
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle Statspack
12 2 (0.11%) OpenSSO
13 1 (0.056%) CA Endevor
13 1 (0.056%) OVSD
13 1 (0.056%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 1625 (90.58%) Oracle
2 158 (8.81%) Microsoft
3 148 (8.25%) Informatica
4 95 (5.30%) Business Objects
5 72 (4.01%) IBM
6 71 (3.96%) SAP
7 47 (2.62%) Cognos
8 42 (2.34%) Hyperion
8 42 (2.34%) JBoss
9 41 (2.29%) Red Hat
10 28 (1.56%) Talend
11 27 (1.51%) VMware
12 25 (1.39%) HP
13 24 (1.34%) Sun
14 23 (1.28%) Teradata
15 22 (1.23%) Sybase
15 22 (1.23%) Dell
15 22 (1.23%) Netezza
16 20 (1.11%) Serena
17 19 (1.06%) webMethods
Lancaster, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £385 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £375 - £425 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: market rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Remit Resources
Rate: £25000 - £27000 per annum + FIXED TERM CONTRACT
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: flexible
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: flexible
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Austin Fraser
Rate: £275 - £325 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 6 days ago