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 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 24 38 27
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 24 1 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.84% 0.34% 5.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.75% 1.04% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 10
Average daily rate
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 - £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 - £400
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
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
128 96 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 31.14% 32.43% 42.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 52 106
Average daily rate £355 £300 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -17.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £220 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £325 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 7
Average hourly rate £36.67 £37.50 £35.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.21% +6.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
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 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 22 August 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 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
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Job
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Preston - 13 £525 -
PL/SQL
North West

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 36 (100.00%) SQL
2 27 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 20 (55.56%) Oracle
4 16 (44.44%) Java
4 16 (44.44%) VBA
4 16 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (44.44%) Data Modelling
4 16 (44.44%) Informatica
4 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 16 (44.44%) SaaS
5 15 (41.67%) ETL
5 15 (41.67%) Python
5 15 (41.67%) Perl
6 14 (38.89%) SAP
6 14 (38.89%) Dell
6 14 (38.89%) Software AG
6 14 (38.89%) webMethods
6 14 (38.89%) ResourceLink
6 14 (38.89%) SuccessFactors
6 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
7 13 (36.11%) PowerCenter
8 12 (33.33%) Degree
8 12 (33.33%) Migration
9 10 (27.78%) ERwin
9 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database
10 9 (25.00%) CA
10 9 (25.00%) Web Services
10 9 (25.00%) Business Analysis
11 8 (22.22%) Microsoft

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (38.89%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 16 (44.44%) SaaS
2 14 (38.89%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (36.11%) PowerCenter
3 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database
4 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
5 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (5.56%) OLAP
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.56%) Data Mart
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (2.78%) IMS/DB
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.78%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) ERwin
2 3 (8.33%) Rational Rose
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
1 2 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Architect
1 11 (30.56%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Integration Architect
3 4 (11.11%) Informatica Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Specialist
4 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (5.56%) SQL DBA
5 2 (5.56%) DBA
5 2 (5.56%) Data Modeller
5 2 (5.56%) Informatica Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Data Modeller
6 1 (2.78%) Build Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Data Build Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) IBM Mainframe Developer
6 1 (2.78%) WPF Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Lead Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Applications Architect
6 1 (2.78%) IT Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Mainframe Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) Web Services
2 6 (16.67%) Velocity
3 3 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (2.78%) WPF
4 1 (2.78%) WinForms
4 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.78%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) UNIX
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Data Modelling
2 15 (41.67%) ETL
3 12 (33.33%) Migration
4 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 8 (22.22%) EAI
6 8 (22.22%) Data Architecture
7 6 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
7 6 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
7 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (16.67%) Workflow
8 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.56%) Campaign Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Time Management
9 1 (2.78%) Release Management
9 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.78%) MVVM
9 1 (2.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) SQL
2 27 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 16 (44.44%) Java
3 16 (44.44%) VBA
4 15 (41.67%) Python
4 15 (41.67%) Perl
5 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.56%) VB
7 1 (2.78%) JCL
7 1 (2.78%) C#
7 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.78%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 12 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Oracle
2 16 (44.44%) Informatica
3 14 (38.89%) SAP
3 14 (38.89%) Dell
3 14 (38.89%) Software AG
3 14 (38.89%) webMethods
4 9 (25.00%) CA
5 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.33%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.78%) Syncsort
7 1 (2.78%) Aquila
7 1 (2.78%) Telerik
7 1 (2.78%) IBM