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 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 30 45 30
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 18 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.10% 2.32% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.78% 9.09% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 1
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£445 £350 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.07% -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £52.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-31.42% +35.48%
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
167 132 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 38.04% 25.53% 34.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 91 45
Average daily rate £375 £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £413 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 6
Average hourly rate £45.50 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 +13 7 £382 - 4
Blackpool 0 3 £513 +47.48%
PL/SQL
North West

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (97.30%) SQL
2 34 (91.89%) Oracle
3 24 (64.86%) Oracle Database
4 19 (51.35%) HTML
4 19 (51.35%) .NET
5 16 (43.24%) Java
6 14 (37.84%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
7 11 (29.73%) Telecoms
7 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
8 10 (27.03%) Visual Studio
8 10 (27.03%) Classic ASP
8 10 (27.03%) CSS
8 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
8 10 (27.03%) C#
8 10 (27.03%) XML
8 10 (27.03%) MVC
8 10 (27.03%) Umbraco
8 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
8 10 (27.03%) CSS3
8 10 (27.03%) PhoneGap
8 10 (27.03%) HTML5
9 9 (24.32%) UML
9 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
9 9 (24.32%) ERP
10 8 (21.62%) Mentoring
10 8 (21.62%) Test Scripting
10 8 (21.62%) JIRA
11 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
11 7 (18.92%) Shell Script

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (27.03%) Umbraco
2 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.81%) SAS
4 2 (5.41%) JBoss
5 1 (2.70%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (5.41%) ResourceLink
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) SaaS
2 2 (5.41%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (5.41%) Boomi
3 1 (2.70%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (64.86%) Oracle Database
2 14 (37.84%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
4 6 (16.22%) RDBMS
4 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (10.81%) Base SAS
7 2 (5.41%) SQLBase
7 2 (5.41%) TKPROF
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (2.70%) PowerCenter
8 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Visual Studio
2 8 (21.62%) JIRA
3 3 (8.11%) ProC
4 2 (5.41%) Toad
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (2.70%) Maven
5 1 (2.70%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.70%) ERwin
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (29.73%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Architect
3 4 (10.81%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) SAS Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Integration Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) DBA
5 2 (5.41%) SAS BI Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Information Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle BI Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Financials Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Software Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Transition Manager
6 1 (2.70%) SAS Analyst Programmer
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) HTML
1 19 (51.35%) .NET
2 10 (27.03%) Classic ASP
2 10 (27.03%) CSS
2 10 (27.03%) XML
2 10 (27.03%) CSS3
2 10 (27.03%) PhoneGap
2 10 (27.03%) HTML5
3 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.11%) JSP
4 3 (8.11%) Web Services
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (2.70%) Spring
6 1 (2.70%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.70%) Life Science
3 1 (2.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) UNIX
1 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) MVC
2 9 (24.32%) UML
2 9 (24.32%) ERP
3 8 (21.62%) Mentoring
3 8 (21.62%) Test Scripting
4 6 (16.22%) Supply Chain Management
5 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
5 4 (10.81%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (10.81%) Logistics
5 4 (10.81%) Data Security
6 3 (8.11%) Migration
6 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.70%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.70%) Change Data Capture
8 1 (2.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 36 (97.30%) SQL
2 16 (43.24%) Java
3 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.03%) C#
4 7 (18.92%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.81%) Perl
6 3 (8.11%) VBA
7 2 (5.41%) Python
7 2 (5.41%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
2 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) Degree
4 2 (5.41%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 34 (91.89%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) SAP
3 2 (5.41%) Dell
3 2 (5.41%) Software AG
3 2 (5.41%) Informatica
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) webMethods
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat