The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 64 54 72
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 6 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.76% 1.39% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.08% 3.35% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Average daily rate £358 £215 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.27% -28.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +6.55%
Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
289 269 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.77% 41.45% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 165 168
Average daily rate £350 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 32
Average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -8.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
PL/SQL
East of England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage - 5 £358 - 3
Watford - 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 2
Hoddesdon - - - - 1
Letchworth - - - - 3
St Albans - - - -
PL/SQL
East of England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (45.45%) TIBCO
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Spotfire
3 5 (45.45%) Visualisation
3 5 (45.45%) Analytics
4 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
4 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (27.27%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
6 2 (18.18%) SQLPlus
6 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
6 2 (18.18%) E-business
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (9.09%) Retail
7 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
7 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Time Management
7 1 (9.09%) HTTP
7 1 (9.09%) SLA
7 1 (9.09%) IBM
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 1 (9.09%) J2EE
7 1 (9.09%) DB2

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Spotfire
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 2 (18.18%) SQLPlus
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) TIBCO Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Spotfire Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Support Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Visualisation
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Analytics
2 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) E-business
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) TIBCO
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
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