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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 26 34 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 28 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.93% 3.13% 2.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.16% 6.83% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 5
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£408 £453 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.94% +21.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £405 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%
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
251 205 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 53.18% 45.76% 35.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 101 55
Average daily rate £399 £388 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.96% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.58% +15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.10 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.53 £42.50 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

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
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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 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
Gloucester +16 17 £425 -15.00% 3
Cheltenham -8 9 £408 +0.61% 1
PL/SQL
South West

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 39 (100.00%) SQL
2 37 (94.87%) Oracle
3 26 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 25 (64.10%) DV Cleared
5 18 (46.15%) Oracle Database
6 16 (41.03%) Oracle APEX
7 15 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (35.90%) Shell Script
8 14 (35.90%) C#
9 13 (33.33%) UNIX
10 12 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
10 12 (30.77%) Finance
10 12 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (28.21%) Oracle9i Database
12 10 (25.64%) HTML
12 10 (25.64%) Java
12 10 (25.64%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (23.08%) SAS
13 9 (23.08%) C++
13 9 (23.08%) .NET
13 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
13 9 (23.08%) BusinessObjects XI
13 9 (23.08%) Kimball Methodology
14 8 (20.51%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 8 (20.51%) Dimensional Modelling
14 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
14 8 (20.51%) VB.NET
14 8 (20.51%) Python
15 7 (17.95%) Perl

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 9 (23.08%) SAS
2 3 (7.69%) JBoss
2 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (46.15%) Oracle Database
2 12 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
3 11 (28.21%) Oracle9i Database
3 11 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (25.64%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (23.08%) BusinessObjects XI
6 8 (20.51%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 7 (17.95%) Oracle BI EE
7 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
8 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
8 5 (12.82%) MySQL
8 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
9 3 (7.69%) Hadoop
10 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (41.03%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.69%) JIRA
3 3 (7.69%) Hudson
3 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.56%) JBehave
4 1 (2.56%) MSTest
4 1 (2.56%) Mockito
4 1 (2.56%) Selenium
4 1 (2.56%) JUnit
4 1 (2.56%) JMeter
4 1 (2.56%) NUnit
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle DBA
3 7 (17.95%) DBA
3 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.13%) Business Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Data Manager
8 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) HTML
2 9 (23.08%) .NET
2 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 6 (15.38%) Java EE
4 5 (12.82%) Drools
5 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
5 4 (10.26%) jQuery
5 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (7.69%) Spring
6 3 (7.69%) JSON
7 2 (5.13%) RESTful
7 2 (5.13%) XML
8 1 (2.56%) XSLT
8 1 (2.56%) CGI
8 1 (2.56%) J2EE
8 1 (2.56%) CSS
8 1 (2.56%) SOAP
8 1 (2.56%) Web Services
8 1 (2.56%) JSF
8 1 (2.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) UNIX
2 4 (10.26%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (23.08%) Kimball Methodology
4 8 (20.51%) Dimensional Modelling
5 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.38%) SDLC
7 5 (12.82%) ITIL
7 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
8 4 (10.26%) MVC
8 4 (10.26%) TDD
8 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
9 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.69%) Web Development
10 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
10 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
10 2 (5.13%) OO
10 2 (5.13%) Release Management
11 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (35.90%) C#
2 14 (35.90%) Shell Script
3 10 (25.64%) Java
4 9 (23.08%) C++
5 8 (20.51%) VB.NET
5 8 (20.51%) Python
6 7 (17.95%) Perl
7 5 (12.82%) Ruby
7 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
8 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.56%) Scala
9 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 25 (64.10%) DV Cleared
3 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
4 7 (17.95%) Degree
5 4 (10.26%) HNC
5 4 (10.26%) HND
6 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (7.69%) Basel II
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Puppet
1 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 37 (94.87%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) Teradata
3 5 (12.82%) OpenText
4 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.56%) Informatica