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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 35 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 15 5 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.17% 2.25% 5.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.21% 5.49% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 12
Average daily rate
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£450 £374 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.40% -4.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £357 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £380 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £355 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.11% -1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £31.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -16.00%
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
208 91 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 43.97% 40.99% 46.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 46 109
Average daily rate £375 £363 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 20
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
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 29 August 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
Cheltenham +2 11 £405 +8.00%
Gloucester - 2 - - 1
PL/SQL
South West

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (77.27%) Oracle
3 14 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database
5 7 (31.82%) Finance
5 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
5 7 (31.82%) DV Cleared
5 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
6 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (22.73%) Release Management
6 5 (22.73%) ETL
7 4 (18.18%) .NET
7 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (18.18%) Informatica
7 4 (18.18%) Validation
7 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (18.18%) Data Validation
8 3 (13.64%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (13.64%) Mobile App

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (13.64%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
3 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (9.09%) Star Schema
5 2 (9.09%) OLAP
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (9.09%) Xcelsius
6 1 (4.55%) TKPROF
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (4.55%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Subversion
1 3 (13.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (9.09%) ClearCase
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Solutions Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) C++ Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Business Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Informatica Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) E-Business Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 1 (4.55%) OBIEE Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) JPA
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (4.55%) Spring
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) XSD
3 1 (4.55%) XSL
3 1 (4.55%) XSLT
3 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.55%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (22.73%) Release Management
2 5 (22.73%) ETL
3 4 (18.18%) Validation
3 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Data Validation
4 3 (13.64%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (13.64%) Supply Chain Management
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) Web Development
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.09%) E-business
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.55%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) XPath
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) DV Cleared
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) HNC
3 2 (9.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Data Guard
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Informatica
3 3 (13.64%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.55%) webMethods