The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 27 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 32 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.15% 3.08% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.50% 10.59% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 2 5
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£458 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.50% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £280 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £626 £320 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £30.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £32.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+45.03% -31.05%
PL/SQL
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
237 85 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 45.58% 29.11% 56.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 44 91
Average daily rate £438 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £437 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 25
Average hourly rate £39.00 £30.00 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -19.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £14.65 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £30.50 £54.50
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 Gloucestershire

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire 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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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
Cheltenham -6 15 £458 +40.76%
Tewkesbury -2 5 - -
PL/SQL
South West

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 60 (100.00%) SQL
2 48 (80.00%) Oracle
3 35 (58.33%) Oracle Database
4 34 (56.67%) Security Cleared
5 33 (55.00%) DV Cleared
6 20 (33.33%) UNIX
7 19 (31.67%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (30.00%) Release Management
9 16 (26.67%) Oracle APEX
10 15 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
11 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (21.67%) Subversion
12 13 (21.67%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (21.67%) Performance Tuning
12 13 (21.67%) Bash Shell
12 13 (21.67%) Oracle Database 10g
12 13 (21.67%) OO
12 13 (21.67%) Oracle9i Database
12 13 (21.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 12 (20.00%) Perl
13 12 (20.00%) C++
13 12 (20.00%) Python
13 12 (20.00%) ClearCase
13 12 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (20.00%) Ruby
14 11 (18.33%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
15 10 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
15 10 (16.67%) Linux

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
1 1 (1.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (58.33%) Oracle Database
2 15 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 13 (21.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (21.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 13 (21.67%) Oracle9i Database
4 11 (18.33%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (11.67%) RDBMS
5 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.67%) OLTP
7 1 (1.67%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Oracle APEX
2 13 (21.67%) Subversion
2 13 (21.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 12 (20.00%) ClearCase
3 12 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.67%) Toad
5 1 (1.67%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (65.00%) Developer
2 24 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
3 11 (18.33%) C++ Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Consultant
4 9 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 8 (13.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 6 (10.00%) DBA
6 6 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) OBIEE Developer
8 4 (6.67%) OBIEE Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) SQL Developer
8 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 3 (5.00%) Business Consultant
9 3 (5.00%) E-Business Consultant
10 2 (3.33%) Informatica Specialist
11 1 (1.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) XML
2 6 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (1.67%) Middleware
3 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.67%) XML Schema
3 1 (1.67%) HTML
3 1 (1.67%) .NET
3 1 (1.67%) CSS
3 1 (1.67%) XSD
3 1 (1.67%) XSL
3 1 (1.67%) XSLT
3 1 (1.67%) Spring
3 1 (1.67%) JPA
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.67%) W3C
3 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.33%) UNIX
2 10 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (30.00%) Release Management
3 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (21.67%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (21.67%) OO
5 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (16.67%) ITIL
7 7 (11.67%) Data Validation
7 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2
7 7 (11.67%) Validation
8 6 (10.00%) Regression Testing
9 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
9 4 (6.67%) OOD
9 4 (6.67%) Workflow
9 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.00%) E-business
10 3 (5.00%) Supply Chain Management
10 3 (5.00%) Database Tuning
11 1 (1.67%) Data Modelling
11 1 (1.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (21.67%) Bash Shell
3 12 (20.00%) Perl
3 12 (20.00%) C++
3 12 (20.00%) Python
3 12 (20.00%) Ruby
4 6 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.67%) C#
5 1 (1.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 34 (56.67%) Security Cleared
2 33 (55.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
1 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 48 (80.00%) Oracle
2 7 (11.67%) Business Objects
2 7 (11.67%) Informatica
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft