The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 36 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 11 24 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.80% 5.83% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.18% 13.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 0
Average daily rate £450 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £46.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.02% +65.17%
PL/SQL
North 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 Lancashire region.

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
178 172 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 45.29% 41.75% 35.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 118 51
Average daily rate £388 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 10 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -15.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 5 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
Blackpool -10 7 £450 -5.26%
Preston -8 2 - -
PL/SQL
North West

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 18 (81.82%) Oracle
2 18 (81.82%) Data Modelling
3 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
4 16 (72.73%) ETL
4 16 (72.73%) ERwin
5 13 (59.09%) T-SQL
5 13 (59.09%) C++
5 13 (59.09%) Informatica
6 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
7 11 (50.00%) Data Security
8 6 (27.27%) Algorithms
8 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
9 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
9 5 (22.73%) Disclosure Scotland
10 4 (18.18%) Velocity
11 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
12 2 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
12 2 (9.09%) Base SAS
12 2 (9.09%) Analytics
12 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
12 2 (9.09%) Migration
12 2 (9.09%) SAS
12 2 (9.09%) ERP
12 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (9.09%) Java
12 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (9.09%) ETL Development

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.09%) Base SAS
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (4.55%) SAS EBI
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) ERwin
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (4.55%) Back Office
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) ETL Developer
2 7 (31.82%) ETL Tester
2 7 (31.82%) Tester
3 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 2 (9.09%) SAS Developer
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Velocity
2 1 (4.55%) Spring
2 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.55%) Data Extraction
2 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Data Modelling
2 16 (72.73%) ETL
3 11 (50.00%) Data Security
4 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
5 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.09%) Analytics
7 2 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (9.09%) ERP
7 2 (9.09%) ETL Development
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
8 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.55%) Data Management
8 1 (4.55%) Data Mapping
8 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) C++
2 13 (59.09%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Oracle
2 13 (59.09%) Informatica
3 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) SAP