The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 52 52 59
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 12 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.62% 1.73% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.06% 4.53% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 1
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£375 £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £52.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-31.42% +35.48%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
237 265 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.90% 38.13% 41.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 140 140
Average daily rate £350 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 5
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +85.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Watford - 5 £375 -
Stevenage -4 3 - -
PL/SQL
East of England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (90.48%) Oracle
3 15 (71.43%) Oracle Database
4 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (42.86%) XML
4 9 (42.86%) Java
5 8 (38.10%) J2EE
5 8 (38.10%) UNIX
5 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
6 7 (33.33%) Linux
6 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
7 6 (28.57%) Spring
7 6 (28.57%) Java EE
8 5 (23.81%) Billing
8 5 (23.81%) NetCracker
8 5 (23.81%) ProC
8 5 (23.81%) CRM
8 5 (23.81%) C
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (19.05%) SLA
9 4 (19.05%) Subversion
9 4 (19.05%) Maven
9 4 (19.05%) JIRA
10 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (14.29%) TDD
10 3 (14.29%) Finance
10 3 (14.29%) Web Services

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) LiveLink
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) ProC
2 4 (19.05%) Subversion
2 4 (19.05%) Maven
2 4 (19.05%) JIRA
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (9.52%) ClearCase
4 2 (9.52%) FitNesse
General
1 5 (23.81%) Billing
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
4 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (9.52%) TIBCO Developer
4 2 (9.52%) XML Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Forms Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Perl Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) XML
2 8 (38.10%) J2EE
3 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 6 (28.57%) Spring
3 6 (28.57%) Java EE
4 3 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (9.52%) XSLT
6 1 (4.76%) jQuery
6 1 (4.76%) Catalyst
6 1 (4.76%) Moose
6 1 (4.76%) Ajax
6 1 (4.76%) JSF
6 1 (4.76%) CGI
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.76%) EJB
6 1 (4.76%) CSS
6 1 (4.76%) HTML
6 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) UNIX
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) CRM
3 3 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) UML
4 2 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (9.52%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) SOA
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) Java
3 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
4 5 (23.81%) C
5 2 (9.52%) XQuery
5 2 (9.52%) Erlang
6 1 (4.76%) C#
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Sun Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) NetCracker
3 2 (9.52%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.76%) OpenText
4 1 (4.76%) RedDot
4 1 (4.76%) BEA