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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 19 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 29 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.37% 0.58% 1.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.11% 1.89% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 1 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £313 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £44.38
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -21.12%
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
180 53 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 39.56% 30.81% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 30 73
Average daily rate £350 £263 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £142 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £454 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 9
Average hourly rate £36.25 £40.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £24.00 £17.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 - 14 £200 -
Chorley - - - -
PL/SQL
North West

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 62 (100.00%) SQL
2 48 (77.42%) Oracle
3 35 (56.45%) Oracle Database
4 29 (46.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 26 (41.94%) Data Modelling
5 26 (41.94%) Shell Script
6 24 (38.71%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (37.10%) SQL Server
8 22 (35.48%) Dimensional Modelling
8 22 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (30.65%) Informatica
10 18 (29.03%) VBA
10 18 (29.03%) Java
10 18 (29.03%) SaaS
11 17 (27.42%) Security Cleared
12 16 (25.81%) Degree
12 16 (25.81%) Perl
12 16 (25.81%) SC Cleared
13 15 (24.19%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (24.19%) webMethods
13 15 (24.19%) Migration
14 14 (22.58%) PowerCenter
14 14 (22.58%) Dell
14 14 (22.58%) Software AG
14 14 (22.58%) ETL
14 14 (22.58%) Python
14 14 (22.58%) SAP
15 13 (20.97%) ERwin
15 13 (20.97%) ResourceLink
15 13 (20.97%) SuccessFactors

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (19.35%) SAS
2 8 (12.90%) Umbraco
3 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (20.97%) ResourceLink
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.61%) Summit
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (29.03%) SaaS
2 13 (20.97%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (56.45%) Oracle Database
2 29 (46.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 23 (37.10%) SQL Server
4 15 (24.19%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (22.58%) PowerCenter
6 11 (17.74%) Base SAS
7 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (3.23%) TKPROF
9 2 (3.23%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (3.23%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (3.23%) Data Mart
9 2 (3.23%) IMS/DB
9 2 (3.23%) DB2
9 2 (3.23%) OLAP
9 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) ERwin
2 8 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 8 (12.90%) Rational Rose
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (3.23%) Toad
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.06%) Finance
3 3 (4.84%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Developer
2 13 (20.97%) Architect
3 9 (14.52%) Integration Architect
3 9 (14.52%) SAS Developer
4 5 (8.06%) DBA
5 4 (6.45%) Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (4.84%) Programmer
6 3 (4.84%) Informatica Developer
6 3 (4.84%) SQL DBA
6 3 (4.84%) SAS Programmer
6 3 (4.84%) SAS Analyst Programmer
6 3 (4.84%) SAS Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Mainframe Developer
7 2 (3.23%) IBM Mainframe Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.23%) Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 1 (1.61%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.35%) .NET
2 8 (12.90%) Classic ASP
2 8 (12.90%) HTML5
2 8 (12.90%) CSS3
2 8 (12.90%) PhoneGap
2 8 (12.90%) CSS
2 8 (12.90%) Web Services
2 8 (12.90%) HTML
3 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.23%) XML
5 1 (1.61%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 22 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.52%) Algorithms
3 8 (12.90%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.23%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.61%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) UNIX
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Data Modelling
2 24 (38.71%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (35.48%) Dimensional Modelling
4 15 (24.19%) Migration
5 14 (22.58%) ETL
6 12 (19.35%) Physical Data Model
7 10 (16.13%) Business Analysis
8 8 (12.90%) Data Architecture
8 8 (12.90%) Data Security
8 8 (12.90%) MVC
8 8 (12.90%) EAI
9 3 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.84%) Data Analysis
10 2 (3.23%) Workflow
10 2 (3.23%) Project Management
10 2 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (3.23%) Campaign Analysis
10 2 (3.23%) Time Management
11 1 (1.61%) CRM
11 1 (1.61%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) SQL
2 26 (41.94%) Shell Script
3 18 (29.03%) VBA
3 18 (29.03%) Java
4 16 (25.81%) Perl
5 14 (22.58%) Python
6 9 (14.52%) C#
7 8 (12.90%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.84%) VB
9 2 (3.23%) PL/1
9 2 (3.23%) JCL
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) Security Cleared
2 16 (25.81%) Degree
2 16 (25.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) MCSE
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.61%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) CA Endevor
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 48 (77.42%) Oracle
2 19 (30.65%) Informatica
3 15 (24.19%) webMethods
4 14 (22.58%) SAP
4 14 (22.58%) Dell
4 14 (22.58%) Software AG
5 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
6 11 (17.74%) CA
7 2 (3.23%) IBM
7 2 (3.23%) Aquila
7 2 (3.23%) Syncsort