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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 50 50 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 4 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.69% 1.73% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.30% 5.24% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 4
Average daily rate £330 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -17.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £344
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £46.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.02% +65.17%
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
174 210 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.21% 33.07% 40.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 104 153
Average daily rate £385 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.92% +0.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 6
Average hourly rate £49.50 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.93 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 2 - -
PL/SQL
East of England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (95.45%) SQL
3 14 (63.64%) Oracle Database
3 14 (63.64%) Oracle Forms
4 13 (59.09%) ETL
5 12 (54.55%) Oracle RMAN
5 12 (54.55%) Configuration Management
6 7 (31.82%) ETL Development
7 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (22.73%) Java
8 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
8 4 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (18.18%) ION Trading
9 3 (13.64%) Perl
9 3 (13.64%) J2EE
9 3 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.64%) Six Sigma
9 3 (13.64%) Change Management
10 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
10 2 (9.09%) AS400
10 2 (9.09%) SQLPlus
10 2 (9.09%) SAP R/3
10 2 (9.09%) MS Project
10 2 (9.09%) SAP
10 2 (9.09%) Windows
10 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (9.09%) Banking
10 2 (9.09%) MS Project Server
10 2 (9.09%) Life Science

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) MS Project Server
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle Database
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.09%) SQLPlus
4 1 (4.55%) DB2
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 15 (68.18%) Oracle Developer
3 13 (59.09%) DBA
4 12 (54.55%) Oracle DBA
5 10 (45.45%) ETL Developer
6 9 (40.91%) Oracle ETL Developer
7 3 (13.64%) Analyst
7 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
7 3 (13.64%) Business IT Analyst
7 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
7 3 (13.64%) IT Business Analyst
8 2 (9.09%) Oracle Forms Developer
8 2 (9.09%) Perl Developer
8 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
8 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
9 1 (4.55%) DB2 Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Development DBA
9 1 (4.55%) Java Software Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle Development DBA
9 1 (4.55%) Progress DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) J2EE
2 1 (4.55%) CGI
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) AS400
2 2 (9.09%) FMCG
2 2 (9.09%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.55%) AIX
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ETL
2 12 (54.55%) Configuration Management
3 7 (31.82%) ETL Development
4 3 (13.64%) Change Management
4 3 (13.64%) Six Sigma
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Data Management
6 1 (4.55%) SOA
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) COBOL
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.55%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) ION Trading
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) Sunopsis
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