The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 15 46 39
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -7
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 54 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.04% 1.62% 1.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.77% 4.71% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 3 4
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£440 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £368 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.11 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £29.25 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+23.93% -22.51%
PL/SQL
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
218 170 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 44.58% 34.41% 34.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 79 79
Average daily rate £400 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £253 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £515 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 27
Average hourly rate £33.73 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.88% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £9.09 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Essex

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Southend-on-Sea +3 20 £425 -
Basildon 0 1 - -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £450 -
Colchester - - - -
Halstead - - - -
Braintree - - - -
PL/SQL
East of England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 64 (98.46%) SQL
2 54 (83.08%) Oracle
3 50 (76.92%) Java
4 46 (70.77%) HTML
5 44 (67.69%) UNIX
6 43 (66.15%) MySQL
6 43 (66.15%) Relational Database
7 40 (61.54%) Web Development
8 38 (58.46%) Linux
9 37 (56.92%) JBoss
10 36 (55.38%) Spring
11 33 (50.77%) LDAP
11 33 (50.77%) JAAS
12 32 (49.23%) CSS
13 31 (47.69%) XML
14 29 (44.62%) MVC
15 28 (43.08%) Hibernate
15 28 (43.08%) Spring MVC
15 28 (43.08%) MariaDB
15 28 (43.08%) Enterprise Software
16 27 (41.54%) Mac OS X
17 22 (33.85%) JPA
18 20 (30.77%) JavaScript
19 15 (23.08%) Shell Script
20 14 (21.54%) TDD
21 13 (20.00%) Mentoring
22 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
22 11 (16.92%) XSLT
22 11 (16.92%) Servlets
22 11 (16.92%) Struts

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.54%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 33 (50.77%) LDAP
2 10 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (66.15%) MySQL
1 43 (66.15%) Relational Database
2 28 (43.08%) MariaDB
3 9 (13.85%) Oracle Database
4 7 (10.77%) Neo4j
4 7 (10.77%) MongoDB
4 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.62%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.08%) DTS
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) RequisitePro
2 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.54%) Maven
3 1 (1.54%) Ant
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.54%) Gradle
General
1 2 (3.08%) Automotive
2 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (78.46%) Developer
2 39 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (10.77%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (10.77%) Senior Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Software Project Leader
4 6 (9.23%) Project Leader
5 5 (7.69%) Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL Developer
7 3 (4.62%) ETL Developer
8 2 (3.08%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.08%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (3.08%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.08%) DBA
9 1 (1.54%) Lead Java Developer
9 1 (1.54%) Systems Support
9 1 (1.54%) Programmer
9 1 (1.54%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (70.77%) HTML
2 36 (55.38%) Spring
3 33 (50.77%) JAAS
4 32 (49.23%) CSS
5 31 (47.69%) XML
6 28 (43.08%) Hibernate
6 28 (43.08%) Spring MVC
7 22 (33.85%) JPA
8 11 (16.92%) XSLT
8 11 (16.92%) Servlets
8 11 (16.92%) Struts
9 10 (15.38%) Struts2
9 10 (15.38%) REST
10 7 (10.77%) Ajax
11 6 (9.23%) DHTML
11 6 (9.23%) Web Services
11 6 (9.23%) JDBC
11 6 (9.23%) JSP
11 6 (9.23%) GWT
12 5 (7.69%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (43.08%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.23%) Mathematics
3 6 (9.23%) Biology
3 6 (9.23%) Life Science
3 6 (9.23%) Data Integration
4 5 (7.69%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.08%) Replication
6 1 (1.54%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.54%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 44 (67.69%) UNIX
2 38 (58.46%) Linux
3 27 (41.54%) Mac OS X
4 4 (6.15%) Windows
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Vista
6 2 (3.08%) AIX
6 2 (3.08%) Solaris
6 2 (3.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (61.54%) Web Development
2 29 (44.62%) MVC
3 14 (21.54%) TDD
4 13 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 10 (15.38%) Web Design
6 10 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (9.23%) OOD
7 6 (9.23%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (9.23%) Bioinformatics
7 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
7 6 (9.23%) Build Automation
8 5 (7.69%) UML
9 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.15%) Use Case
10 3 (4.62%) Data Migration
10 3 (4.62%) Migration
10 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.62%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 64 (98.46%) SQL
2 50 (76.92%) Java
3 20 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 15 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 6 (9.23%) Perl
6 5 (7.69%) C#
6 5 (7.69%) C++
7 4 (6.15%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.77%) Degree
3 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.69%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (3.08%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 54 (83.08%) Oracle
2 37 (56.92%) JBoss
3 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.69%) AccuRev
4 5 (7.69%) Sun
5 2 (3.08%) Twitter
5 2 (3.08%) Cognos
5 2 (3.08%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco
6 1 (1.54%) Actuate