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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 18 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 30 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.91% 0.65% 2.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.34% 2.00% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 1 2
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£450 £313 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £313 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £313 £316
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £30.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+36.88% -35.78%
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
173 50 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 39.86% 32.26% 35.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 23 79
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £218 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £324 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 7
Average hourly rate £32.50 £15.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £13.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £19.00 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 November 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
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 28 November 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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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
Preston - 10 £250 - 1
Chorley - 1 - -
PL/SQL
North West

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 54 (100.00%) SQL
2 40 (74.07%) Oracle
3 28 (51.85%) Oracle Database
4 26 (48.15%) Data Modelling
4 26 (48.15%) Shell Script
5 24 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (42.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 22 (40.74%) Dimensional Modelling
7 22 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (35.19%) Informatica
8 19 (35.19%) VBA
8 19 (35.19%) Java
8 19 (35.19%) SaaS
9 18 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 16 (29.63%) Security Cleared
10 16 (29.63%) Degree
11 15 (27.78%) SC Cleared
11 15 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (27.78%) webMethods
12 14 (25.93%) PowerCenter
12 14 (25.93%) Software AG
12 14 (25.93%) Dell
12 14 (25.93%) Python
12 14 (25.93%) Perl
12 14 (25.93%) ETL
12 14 (25.93%) SAP
12 14 (25.93%) SuccessFactors
12 14 (25.93%) ResourceLink
13 13 (24.07%) ERwin
14 12 (22.22%) Microsoft

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 12 (22.22%) SAS
2 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (25.93%) ResourceLink
2 1 (1.85%) Summit
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 19 (35.19%) SaaS
2 14 (25.93%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (51.85%) Oracle Database
2 23 (42.59%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 15 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (25.93%) PowerCenter
6 11 (20.37%) Base SAS
7 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.70%) DB2
9 2 (3.70%) OLAP
9 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (3.70%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (3.70%) Data Mart
9 2 (3.70%) IMS/DB
9 2 (3.70%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 13 (24.07%) ERwin
2 8 (14.81%) Rational Rose
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (38.89%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) Architect
3 9 (16.67%) SAS Developer
3 9 (16.67%) Integration Architect
4 4 (7.41%) Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Informatica Developer
5 3 (5.56%) SQL DBA
5 3 (5.56%) SAS Programmer
5 3 (5.56%) SAS Analyst Programmer
5 3 (5.56%) SAS Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) DBA
5 3 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (5.56%) Programmer
6 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Mainframe Developer
6 2 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe Developer
7 1 (1.85%) E-Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) Web Services
2 6 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (3.70%) HTML
3 2 (3.70%) XML
3 2 (3.70%) Classic ASP
3 2 (3.70%) CSS
3 2 (3.70%) HTML5
3 2 (3.70%) CSS3
3 2 (3.70%) PhoneGap
4 1 (1.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 8 (14.81%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.70%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) UNIX
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) Data Modelling
2 24 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (40.74%) Dimensional Modelling
4 14 (25.93%) ETL
5 12 (22.22%) Migration
5 12 (22.22%) Physical Data Model
6 10 (18.52%) Business Analysis
7 8 (14.81%) EAI
7 8 (14.81%) Data Security
7 8 (14.81%) Data Architecture
8 3 (5.56%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.70%) MVC
9 2 (3.70%) Workflow
9 2 (3.70%) Project Management
9 2 (3.70%) Campaign Analysis
9 2 (3.70%) Time Management
10 1 (1.85%) Release Management
10 1 (1.85%) Customer Engagement
10 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) SQL
2 26 (48.15%) Shell Script
3 19 (35.19%) VBA
3 19 (35.19%) Java
4 14 (25.93%) Python
4 14 (25.93%) Perl
5 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.56%) VB
5 3 (5.56%) C#
6 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.70%) JCL
6 2 (3.70%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 16 (29.63%) Security Cleared
1 16 (29.63%) Degree
2 15 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 40 (74.07%) Oracle
2 19 (35.19%) Informatica
3 15 (27.78%) webMethods
4 14 (25.93%) Software AG
4 14 (25.93%) Dell
4 14 (25.93%) SAP
5 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 11 (20.37%) CA
7 2 (3.70%) IBM
7 2 (3.70%) Syncsort
7 2 (3.70%) Aquila