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 16 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 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 109 106 88
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 944 818 1154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.80% 1.86% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.86% 5.05% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 563 463 654
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 16
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.54% -4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £18.45 £24.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £41.14 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +6.55%
Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19429 16204 19746
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.10% 36.89% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12753 10181 11872
Average daily rate £375 £385 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 588 704
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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 16 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
London -22 413 £411 -8.61% 99
South East +12 179 £350 -4.43% 28
Yorkshire +1 87 £330 - 21
North West 0 63 £325 -11.86% 12
South West -24 53 £350 -6.66% 22
North East +8 46 £405 - 2
East of England -35 44 £350 +16.66% 26
East Midlands +5 26 £380 +20.63% 4
West Midlands -12 20 £345 -2.81% 6
Midlands - 4 £425 - 1
South Coast +2 1 - -
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1761 (98.27%) SQL
2 1631 (91.02%) Oracle
3 724 (40.40%) Oracle Database
4 509 (28.40%) UNIX
5 491 (27.40%) Finance
6 481 (26.84%) Java
7 467 (26.06%) Oracle Database 11g
8 347 (19.36%) XML
9 316 (17.63%) Linux
10 298 (16.63%) Data Warehouse
11 297 (16.57%) Business Intelligence
12 278 (15.51%) Oracle Database 10g
13 256 (14.29%) SQL Server
14 239 (13.34%) Oracle Reports
15 233 (13.00%) .NET
16 229 (12.78%) Relational Database
17 227 (12.67%) ETL
18 225 (12.56%) JavaScript
19 220 (12.28%) Web Services
20 212 (11.83%) HTML
21 210 (11.72%) C#
22 209 (11.66%) Oracle Forms
23 204 (11.38%) Banking
24 198 (11.05%) Data Modelling
25 187 (10.44%) WebLogic
26 183 (10.21%) Shell Script
27 177 (9.88%) Spring
28 174 (9.71%) Security Cleared
29 167 (9.32%) Microsoft
30 166 (9.26%) Windows

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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
1 187 (10.44%) WebLogic
2 115 (6.42%) Oracle Workflow
3 47 (2.62%) Apache
4 45 (2.51%) SAS
5 34 (1.90%) Oracle Application Server
6 31 (1.73%) SharePoint
6 31 (1.73%) WebSphere
7 30 (1.67%) Tomcat
8 29 (1.62%) IIS
9 27 (1.51%) Oracle Spatial
10 26 (1.45%) Oracle Service Bus
11 23 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 20 (1.12%) Oracle Coherence
13 15 (0.84%) Liferay
14 14 (0.78%) WebLogic Portal
15 13 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
16 12 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
17 8 (0.45%) PowerExchange
17 8 (0.45%) ColdFusion
18 7 (0.39%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 111 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 40 (2.23%) MS Office
3 26 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 23 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (0.95%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.33%) MS Project
7 2 (0.11%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.056%) Maya
Business Applications
1 152 (8.48%) Oracle EBS
2 131 (7.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 121 (6.75%) Oracle Applications
4 94 (5.25%) Oracle Payables
5 78 (4.35%) Oracle General Ledger
6 72 (4.02%) Oracle Receivables
7 51 (2.85%) Oracle Financials
8 47 (2.62%) Oracle Assets
9 37 (2.06%) Oracle 11i
10 28 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
11 21 (1.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 19 (1.06%) Oracle Cash Management
13 16 (0.89%) Oracle iProcurement
14 12 (0.67%) Oracle Retail
15 11 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
15 11 (0.61%) Endur
16 10 (0.56%) Oracle SCM
17 9 (0.50%) ZaiNet
17 9 (0.50%) Aligne
17 9 (0.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (0.39%) SaaS
4 6 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.34%) LDAP
2 23 (1.28%) SAN
3 16 (0.89%) HTTP
4 15 (0.84%) Internet
5 12 (0.67%) Kerberos
6 11 (0.61%) DNS
7 10 (0.56%) AMQP
7 10 (0.56%) FTP
8 9 (0.50%) Firewall
9 7 (0.39%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.28%) Wireless
10 5 (0.28%) SSL
11 4 (0.22%) NAS
11 4 (0.22%) SSH
11 4 (0.22%) DHCP
11 4 (0.22%) SMTP
12 3 (0.17%) IMAP
13 2 (0.11%) OpenLDAP
13 2 (0.11%) Intranet
14 1 (0.056%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 724 (40.40%) Oracle Database
2 467 (26.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 298 (16.63%) Data Warehouse
4 278 (15.51%) Oracle Database 10g
5 256 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 239 (13.34%) Oracle Reports
7 229 (12.78%) Relational Database
8 133 (7.42%) RDBMS
9 97 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 80 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 80 (4.46%) Oracle BI EE
11 71 (3.96%) OLAP
12 64 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
13 56 (3.13%) Oracle OLAP
14 54 (3.01%) Oracle9i Database
15 53 (2.96%) SQLPlus
15 53 (2.96%) Oracle OWB
15 53 (2.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 52 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
17 51 (2.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 209 (11.66%) Oracle Forms
2 108 (6.03%) Subversion
3 102 (5.69%) Toad
4 74 (4.13%) Oracle APEX
5 72 (4.02%) Maven
6 70 (3.91%) Git (software)
7 67 (3.74%) Eclipse
8 58 (3.24%) Jenkins
9 48 (2.68%) Visual Studio
10 47 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
11 44 (2.46%) Ant
12 35 (1.95%) JDeveloper
13 34 (1.90%) JUnit
14 31 (1.73%) JIRA
14 31 (1.73%) TeamCity
15 24 (1.34%) Talend Open Studio
16 17 (0.95%) ERwin
17 16 (0.89%) ProC
18 15 (0.84%) Hudson
19 13 (0.73%) ClearCase
General
1 491 (27.40%) Finance
2 204 (11.38%) Banking
3 113 (6.31%) Investment Banking
4 67 (3.74%) Telecoms
5 47 (2.62%) Retail
6 37 (2.06%) Manufacturing
7 34 (1.90%) Billing
8 19 (1.06%) Back Office
9 17 (0.95%) Front Office
10 16 (0.89%) Financial Institution
11 15 (0.84%) Marketing
12 13 (0.73%) General Ledger
13 12 (0.67%) German Language
14 10 (0.56%) Games
15 9 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.45%) Publishing
17 7 (0.39%) Automotive
18 6 (0.33%) Military
19 5 (0.28%) Legal
20 4 (0.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1016 (56.70%) Developer
2 310 (17.30%) Oracle Developer
3 230 (12.83%) Analyst
4 170 (9.49%) DBA
5 163 (9.10%) Java Developer
6 160 (8.93%) Oracle DBA
6 160 (8.93%) Consultant
7 136 (7.59%) SQL Developer
8 119 (6.64%) PL/SQL Developer
9 97 (5.41%) Oracle Consultant
10 80 (4.46%) Senior Developer
11 74 (4.13%) Architect
12 52 (2.90%) Oracle Analyst
13 50 (2.79%) C# Developer
14 45 (2.51%) Business Developer
15 44 (2.46%) Programmer
16 41 (2.29%) Business Analyst
16 41 (2.29%) .NET Developer
17 40 (2.23%) Support Analyst
17 40 (2.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 347 (19.36%) XML
2 233 (13.00%) .NET
3 220 (12.28%) Web Services
4 212 (11.83%) HTML
5 177 (9.88%) Spring
6 158 (8.82%) J2EE
7 154 (8.59%) CSS
8 106 (5.92%) jQuery
9 104 (5.80%) Hibernate
10 93 (5.19%) XSLT
11 86 (4.80%) ASP.NET
12 71 (3.96%) Middleware
13 70 (3.91%) SOAP
14 66 (3.68%) Ajax
15 56 (3.13%) JSP
16 53 (2.96%) Struts
17 51 (2.85%) Java EE
17 51 (2.85%) JDBC
18 48 (2.68%) HTML5
19 46 (2.57%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 66 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
2 40 (2.23%) Derivative
3 37 (2.06%) Replication
4 32 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 28 (1.56%) Data Integration
6 26 (1.45%) Market Risk
7 20 (1.12%) Clustering
8 16 (0.89%) Credit Risk
8 16 (0.89%) Management Information System
8 16 (0.89%) Fixed Income
9 14 (0.78%) GIS
10 13 (0.73%) Client/Server
10 13 (0.73%) Data Conversion
10 13 (0.73%) Visualisation
11 12 (0.67%) NHS
12 11 (0.61%) Equities
13 9 (0.50%) N-Tier
13 9 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (0.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 9 (0.50%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 509 (28.40%) UNIX
2 316 (17.63%) Linux
3 166 (9.26%) Windows
4 104 (5.80%) Solaris
5 29 (1.62%) AIX
6 26 (1.45%) Windows 7
7 25 (1.40%) HPUX
8 24 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (1.06%) Mac OS X
10 18 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
13 9 (0.50%) Windows 2000
14 8 (0.45%) Windows XP
14 8 (0.45%) Windows NT
15 7 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
17 5 (0.28%) Android
18 4 (0.22%) Windows Phone
18 4 (0.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (16.57%) Business Intelligence
2 227 (12.67%) ETL
3 198 (11.05%) Data Modelling
4 159 (8.87%) Performance Tuning
5 145 (8.09%) Agile Software Development
6 144 (8.04%) Migration
7 140 (7.81%) Workflow
8 121 (6.75%) SOA
9 109 (6.08%) TDD
10 100 (5.58%) ITIL
11 91 (5.08%) Scrum
12 83 (4.63%) OO
13 81 (4.52%) Configuration Management
14 77 (4.30%) Data Migration
15 76 (4.24%) Unit Testing
16 75 (4.19%) Web Development
17 74 (4.13%) Continuous Integration
18 67 (3.74%) Dimensional Modelling
19 64 (3.57%) Data Analysis
20 60 (3.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1761 (98.27%) SQL
2 481 (26.84%) Java
3 225 (12.56%) JavaScript
4 210 (11.72%) C#
5 183 (10.21%) Shell Script
6 159 (8.87%) T-SQL
7 56 (3.13%) Perl
8 55 (3.07%) Python
9 48 (2.68%) VBA
10 47 (2.62%) VB
11 45 (2.51%) C++
12 36 (2.01%) VB.NET
12 36 (2.01%) C
13 25 (1.40%) Bash Shell
14 21 (1.17%) Ruby
15 18 (1.00%) VB6
15 18 (1.00%) Korn
15 18 (1.00%) COBOL
16 14 (0.78%) PHP
17 10 (0.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 174 (9.71%) Security Cleared
2 128 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 64 (3.57%) Degree
4 15 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
5 14 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
5 14 (0.78%) OCP
6 13 (0.73%) Sun Certification
7 12 (0.67%) ISEB
8 9 (0.50%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.45%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.22%) BC Cleared
12 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.17%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.11%) SAP Certification
13 2 (0.11%) PMP
13 2 (0.11%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.056%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (5.08%) QA
2 24 (1.34%) SLA
3 12 (0.67%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.28%) Basel III
6 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.056%) Basel II
8 1 (0.056%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.056%) FINREP
System Software
1 111 (6.19%) Oracle RAC
2 106 (5.92%) Oracle RMAN
3 24 (1.34%) Active Directory
4 16 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.45%) vCloud
6 6 (0.33%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.22%) SRDF
9 3 (0.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.11%) OCFS2
10 2 (0.11%) vSphere
10 2 (0.11%) NFS
11 1 (0.056%) NDS
11 1 (0.056%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 80 (4.46%) Data Guard
2 74 (4.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 29 (1.62%) Control-M
4 23 (1.28%) Puppet
5 11 (0.61%) Tivoli
6 10 (0.56%) Legato
7 6 (0.33%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.22%) Oracle Statspack
8 4 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.17%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (0.17%) Capistrano
9 3 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Management
9 3 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.17%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.11%) MOM
10 2 (0.11%) TIBCO Hawk
11 1 (0.056%) Dollar Universe
11 1 (0.056%) NSN NetAct
11 1 (0.056%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1631 (91.02%) Oracle
2 167 (9.32%) Microsoft
3 137 (7.65%) Informatica
4 110 (6.14%) Business Objects
5 53 (2.96%) IBM
6 50 (2.79%) SAP
7 45 (2.51%) Cognos
8 42 (2.34%) Sun
9 35 (1.95%) Hyperion
10 33 (1.84%) JBoss
10 33 (1.84%) Murex
11 31 (1.73%) Sybase
12 29 (1.62%) VMware
13 24 (1.34%) Talend
14 23 (1.28%) Netezza
15 21 (1.17%) Red Hat
16 20 (1.12%) HP
17 19 (1.06%) Perforce
17 19 (1.06%) Reuters
18 18 (1.00%) EMC
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Axica Recruitment
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
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