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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 51 17 44
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +27
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 8 42 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.33% 8.55% 1.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 21.65% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 27 3
Average daily rate
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£284 £448 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.59% +11.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £363 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £38.00 £40.11 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +14.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +18.85%
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
224 194 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 37.15% 39.51% 35.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 101 76
Average daily rate £350 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £475 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 20 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% +10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £25.00 £9.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.20 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

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
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 3 September 2015. 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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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
Basildon -5 4 £293 - 1
Brentwood -1 2 - -
PL/SQL
East of England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) XML
4 7 (41.18%) Web Services
5 6 (35.29%) Struts
5 6 (35.29%) JSP
5 6 (35.29%) Servlets
5 6 (35.29%) Ant
5 6 (35.29%) J2EE
5 6 (35.29%) HTML
5 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (35.29%) TopLink
5 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
5 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
5 6 (35.29%) AccuRev
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
6 5 (29.41%) JRules
6 5 (29.41%) JDBC
6 5 (29.41%) JUnit
7 4 (23.53%) Java
7 4 (23.53%) UNIX
7 4 (23.53%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (17.65%) LINQ
8 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (17.65%) Twitter
8 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
8 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (17.65%) User Stories

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (5.88%) WebFOCUS
5 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Ant
1 6 (35.29%) AccuRev
2 5 (29.41%) JUnit
3 1 (5.88%) TestDirector
3 1 (5.88%) Checkstyle
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.88%) FindBugs
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.76%) Automotive
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) DBA
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
2 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
2 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) AWS Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Report Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Senior DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) XML
2 7 (41.18%) Web Services
3 6 (35.29%) Struts
3 6 (35.29%) JSP
3 6 (35.29%) Servlets
3 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 6 (35.29%) J2EE
3 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
3 6 (35.29%) TopLink
4 5 (29.41%) JRules
4 5 (29.41%) JDBC
5 3 (17.65%) .NET
5 3 (17.65%) LINQ
5 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
5 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (5.88%) RESTful
7 1 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) UNIX
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Solaris
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) TDD
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) User Stories
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Use Case
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) System Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (11.76%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Twitter
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) NetApp
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) IBM