The first table below looks at the demand for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Leicestershire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 45 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.56% 1.81% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.24% 4.17% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £325 £370 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% -10.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +6.55%
Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
161 96 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 45.22% 43.44% 35.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 57 29
Average daily rate £300 £300 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 11 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
PL/SQL
East Midlands

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PL/SQL across the Leicestershire region.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL across the Leicestershire region.

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

PL/SQL
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JasperReports
3 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) E-business
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) JasperReports
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) E-Business Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) E-business
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle