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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 32 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 33 33 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.45% 5.75% 2.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.87% 16.50% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 2
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£475 £133 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+257.14% -66.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £12.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +134.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £32.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+45.03% -31.05%
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
208 200 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 40.63% 34.84% 34.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 107 72
Average daily rate £425 £285 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.12% -12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £133 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 33 16
Average hourly rate £35.18 £31.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £12.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.60 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 December 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
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 December 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
Colchester - - - -
PL/SQL
East of England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 87 (100.00%) SQL
2 78 (89.66%) Oracle
3 75 (86.21%) Java
4 70 (80.46%) HTML
5 68 (78.16%) UNIX
6 65 (74.71%) Web Development
7 62 (71.26%) MySQL
8 61 (70.11%) Relational Database
9 59 (67.82%) Spring
10 57 (65.52%) XML
11 56 (64.37%) JBoss
12 55 (63.22%) Linux
13 53 (60.92%) LDAP
13 53 (60.92%) CSS
13 53 (60.92%) JAAS
14 52 (59.77%) MVC
15 51 (58.62%) Spring MVC
16 49 (56.32%) Enterprise Software
17 48 (55.17%) Hibernate
18 47 (54.02%) MariaDB
19 46 (52.87%) Mac OS X
20 41 (47.13%) JPA
21 32 (36.78%) JavaScript
22 28 (32.18%) TDD
23 24 (27.59%) REST
24 22 (25.29%) Responsive Web Design
24 22 (25.29%) Web Design
25 21 (24.14%) Struts
25 21 (24.14%) HTTP
26 20 (22.99%) Configuration Management

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 56 (64.37%) JBoss
2 20 (22.99%) WebLogic
3 5 (5.75%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Communications & Networking
1 53 (60.92%) LDAP
2 21 (24.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (71.26%) MySQL
2 61 (70.11%) Relational Database
3 47 (54.02%) MariaDB
4 16 (18.39%) MongoDB
4 16 (18.39%) Neo4j
5 9 (10.34%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
8 3 (3.45%) DTS
9 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.30%) RequisitePro
2 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (4.60%) Finance
2 1 (1.15%) Automotive
2 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.15%) Local Government
2 1 (1.15%) Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (83.91%) Developer
2 61 (70.11%) Java Developer
3 7 (8.05%) Senior Developer
3 7 (8.05%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (6.90%) Software Project Leader
4 6 (6.90%) Project Leader
5 5 (5.75%) Consultant
5 5 (5.75%) C++ Developer
5 5 (5.75%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (3.45%) Functional Consultant
6 3 (3.45%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 3 (3.45%) SQL Developer
7 2 (2.30%) PL/SQL Developer
7 2 (2.30%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
7 2 (2.30%) C# Developer
7 2 (2.30%) .NET Developer
7 2 (2.30%) Oracle HR Consultant
7 2 (2.30%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
7 2 (2.30%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
7 2 (2.30%) Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (80.46%) HTML
2 59 (67.82%) Spring
3 57 (65.52%) XML
4 53 (60.92%) CSS
4 53 (60.92%) JAAS
5 51 (58.62%) Spring MVC
6 48 (55.17%) Hibernate
7 41 (47.13%) JPA
8 24 (27.59%) REST
9 21 (24.14%) Struts
10 20 (22.99%) Struts2
11 15 (17.24%) JAX-RPC
11 15 (17.24%) Web Services
12 14 (16.09%) JAX-RS
12 14 (16.09%) Servlets
13 13 (14.94%) XSLT
14 6 (6.90%) Ajax
14 6 (6.90%) GWT
14 6 (6.90%) JDBC
14 6 (6.90%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (56.32%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (17.24%) Visualisation
3 6 (6.90%) Mathematics
3 6 (6.90%) Biology
3 6 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.90%) Life Science
3 6 (6.90%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.15%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 68 (78.16%) UNIX
2 55 (63.22%) Linux
3 46 (52.87%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.30%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.15%) Windows
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (74.71%) Web Development
2 52 (59.77%) MVC
3 28 (32.18%) TDD
4 22 (25.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 22 (25.29%) Web Design
5 20 (22.99%) Configuration Management
5 20 (22.99%) Mentoring
6 16 (18.39%) Microservices
7 12 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.05%) UML
8 7 (8.05%) OOD
8 7 (8.05%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.90%) Bioinformatics
9 6 (6.90%) Build Automation
9 6 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (5.75%) Workflow
11 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (2.30%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (2.30%) Use Case
12 2 (2.30%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 87 (100.00%) SQL
2 75 (86.21%) Java
3 32 (36.78%) JavaScript
4 16 (18.39%) Shell Script
5 8 (9.20%) C++
6 6 (6.90%) Perl
7 4 (4.60%) C#
8 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.05%) Sun Certification
3 6 (6.90%) Degree
4 5 (5.75%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 78 (89.66%) Oracle
2 7 (8.05%) Sun
2 7 (8.05%) AccuRev
3 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.30%) Twitter
4 2 (2.30%) Cisco
4 2 (2.30%) Cognos
4 2 (2.30%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.15%) Actuate