The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 Lancashire 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 21 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 28 1 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.18% 0.37% 4.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.95% 1.08% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 10
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£379 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 - £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
122 93 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 26.93% 34.44% 38.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 53 111
Average daily rate £378 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.83% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £325 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 7
Average hourly rate £36.67 £37.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.21% +10.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £30.00 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
PL/SQL
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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 28 July 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 33 (100.00%) SQL
2 24 (72.73%) Shell Script
3 17 (51.52%) Oracle
4 15 (45.45%) VBA
4 15 (45.45%) Java
4 15 (45.45%) SaaS
5 14 (42.42%) Security Cleared
5 14 (42.42%) Perl
5 14 (42.42%) Python
5 14 (42.42%) Data Modelling
5 14 (42.42%) Informatica
6 13 (39.39%) webMethods
6 13 (39.39%) ETL
6 13 (39.39%) Dell
6 13 (39.39%) Software AG
6 13 (39.39%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (39.39%) SAP
6 13 (39.39%) SuccessFactors
6 13 (39.39%) ResourceLink
7 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
8 11 (33.33%) Degree
8 11 (33.33%) PowerCenter
9 10 (30.30%) Migration
10 8 (24.24%) ERwin
10 8 (24.24%) Web Services
10 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (24.24%) Oracle Database
11 7 (21.21%) Data Architecture
11 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (21.21%) Data Integration

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 6 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (39.39%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 15 (45.45%) SaaS
2 13 (39.39%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (33.33%) PowerCenter
3 8 (24.24%) Oracle Database
4 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (18.18%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.03%) DB2
7 1 (3.03%) OLAP
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.03%) IMS/DB
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.03%) Data Mart
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) ERwin
2 1 (3.03%) Rational Rose
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Developer
1 11 (33.33%) Architect
2 8 (24.24%) Integration Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Informatica Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Data Modeller
5 2 (6.06%) Informatica Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Data Modeller
6 1 (3.03%) IBM Mainframe Developer
6 1 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Build Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Data Build Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) WPF Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Applications Architect
6 1 (3.03%) IT Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Mainframe Developer
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.03%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) Web Services
2 6 (18.18%) Velocity
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) WPF
4 1 (3.03%) XML
4 1 (3.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.03%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) UNIX
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Data Modelling
2 13 (39.39%) ETL
3 10 (30.30%) Migration
4 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (21.21%) Business Analysis
5 7 (21.21%) EAI
5 7 (21.21%) Data Architecture
6 6 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (18.18%) Workflow
7 4 (12.12%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (3.03%) TDD
8 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Campaign Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.03%) MVVM
8 1 (3.03%) Release Management
8 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) SQL
2 24 (72.73%) Shell Script
3 15 (45.45%) VBA
3 15 (45.45%) Java
4 14 (42.42%) Perl
4 14 (42.42%) Python
5 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) VB
6 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.03%) C#
6 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) PL/1
6 1 (3.03%) JCL
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Security Cleared
2 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 11 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Oracle
2 14 (42.42%) Informatica
3 13 (39.39%) webMethods
3 13 (39.39%) SAP
3 13 (39.39%) Dell
3 13 (39.39%) Software AG
4 7 (21.21%) CA
5 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.09%) Business Objects
7 1 (3.03%) IBM
7 1 (3.03%) Telerik
7 1 (3.03%) Aquila
7 1 (3.03%) Syncsort
Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago