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 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 34 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 37 5 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.73% 0.94% 2.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.28% 2.37% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 3 10
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£290 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £400 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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
328 211 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 41.89% 39.81% 44.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 121 231
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 22
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £15.22 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £50.00 £40.50
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 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 August 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 22 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
Rickmansworth - 17 £290 -
Stevenage +2 4 £274 -31.56% 2
Watford -2 1 £325 - 2
St Albans - - - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 1
Hitchin - - - -
Letchworth - - - - 1
PL/SQL
East of England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 48 (100.00%) SQL
2 47 (97.92%) Oracle
3 31 (64.58%) Java
4 28 (58.33%) Oracle Database
5 22 (45.83%) Finance
6 17 (35.42%) UNIX
7 16 (33.33%) ETL
8 15 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (29.17%) Oracle Database 10g
9 14 (29.17%) Web Services
10 13 (27.08%) XML
10 13 (27.08%) WebLogic
11 12 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
11 12 (25.00%) Hibernate
11 12 (25.00%) Spring
12 10 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (20.83%) Oracle ODI
13 9 (18.75%) JUnit
13 9 (18.75%) QuickTest Pro
13 9 (18.75%) Eclipse
14 8 (16.67%) DataStage
14 8 (16.67%) Informatica
14 8 (16.67%) UML
14 8 (16.67%) V-Model
14 8 (16.67%) Mathematics
15 7 (14.58%) JIRA
15 7 (14.58%) Replication
15 7 (14.58%) Oracle Reports
16 6 (12.50%) OO
16 6 (12.50%) Data Modelling

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (27.08%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.33%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (58.33%) Oracle Database
2 15 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (29.17%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (20.83%) Oracle ODI
5 8 (16.67%) DataStage
6 7 (14.58%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (8.33%) RDBMS
7 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
8 3 (6.25%) Data Mart
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
8 3 (6.25%) MS Access
8 3 (6.25%) OLTP
9 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (4.17%) OLAP
9 2 (4.17%) MySQL
9 2 (4.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (4.17%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (4.17%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (18.75%) JUnit
2 9 (18.75%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (18.75%) Eclipse
3 7 (14.58%) JIRA
4 5 (10.42%) ClearQuest
5 2 (4.17%) WebLogic Workshop
5 2 (4.17%) Subversion
6 1 (2.08%) Maven
General
1 22 (45.83%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (77.08%) Developer
2 17 (35.42%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (18.75%) Tester
4 7 (14.58%) Software Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Senior Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Tester
8 2 (4.17%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 1 (2.08%) ETL Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 1 (2.08%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Informatica Developer
9 1 (2.08%) QA Tester
9 1 (2.08%) Software Tester
9 1 (2.08%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.17%) Web Services
2 13 (27.08%) XML
3 12 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 12 (25.00%) Spring
4 4 (8.33%) JMS
5 3 (6.25%) Java EE
5 3 (6.25%) J2EE
6 2 (4.17%) EJB
6 2 (4.17%) Ajax
6 2 (4.17%) JSF
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle ADF
7 1 (2.08%) REST
7 1 (2.08%) Regular Expression
7 1 (2.08%) SOAP
7 1 (2.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 7 (14.58%) Replication
3 5 (10.42%) PKI
4 4 (8.33%) N-Tier
5 3 (6.25%) Data Integration
6 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) UNIX
2 4 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) ETL
2 10 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (16.67%) UML
3 8 (16.67%) V-Model
4 6 (12.50%) OO
4 6 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (10.42%) Usability Testing
5 5 (10.42%) Test Scripting
5 5 (10.42%) Database Tuning
5 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 4 (8.33%) Manual Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Predictive Modelling
7 3 (6.25%) SOA
7 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (4.17%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) SQL
2 31 (64.58%) Java
3 4 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (97.92%) Oracle
2 8 (16.67%) Informatica
3 4 (8.33%) BEA
4 3 (6.25%) Teradata
5 2 (4.17%) IBM
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (4.17%) Cognos
5 2 (4.17%) Business Objects
5 2 (4.17%) SAP
6 1 (2.08%) VocaLink
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