The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 92 62 67
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +5
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 14 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.77% 2.03% 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.94% 5.45% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 7
Average daily rate £350 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £286 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £588 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £344
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £46.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.02% +65.17%
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 Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
723 532 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 39.90% 37.25% 38.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 363 292
Average daily rate £363 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 9 7
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £19.00 £15.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 30 (100.00%) SQL
2 20 (66.67%) Oracle
3 10 (33.33%) Java
3 10 (33.33%) Workflow
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (26.67%) XML
4 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database
5 7 (23.33%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (23.33%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (23.33%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (20.00%) C#
7 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 5 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (16.67%) .NET
7 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (16.67%) Finance
8 4 (13.33%) Defect Management
8 4 (13.33%) High Availability
8 4 (13.33%) QA
8 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
9 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
9 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
9 3 (10.00%) Maven
9 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (23.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.67%) LiveLink
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (6.67%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (3.33%) Essbase
7 1 (3.33%) MS Access
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (3.33%) Siebel EIM
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (10.00%) JIRA
2 3 (10.00%) Maven
2 3 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Toad
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Consultant
3 7 (23.33%) Technical Consultant
3 7 (23.33%) Technical Developer
4 6 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 5 (16.67%) E-Business Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 5 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
6 4 (13.33%) E-Business Consultant
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle Consultant
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 3 (10.00%) Business Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) Oracle HRMS Technical Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) Payroll Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) XML
2 5 (16.67%) .NET
3 3 (10.00%) DOM
3 3 (10.00%) J2EE
3 3 (10.00%) J2SE
3 3 (10.00%) JMS
3 3 (10.00%) SAX
3 3 (10.00%) Servlets
3 3 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (10.00%) XML Schema
3 3 (10.00%) XSLT
4 2 (6.67%) JSON
4 2 (6.67%) REST
4 2 (6.67%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) Grails
5 1 (3.33%) Middleware
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
1 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Workflow
2 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (13.33%) Defect Management
3 4 (13.33%) High Availability
3 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
3 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
4 3 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (10.00%) QA Automation
4 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (6.67%) ETL
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) OOD
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.67%) UML
5 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (10.00%) XPath
5 1 (3.33%) Groovy
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
1 3 (10.00%) HND
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) HP
2 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.00%) Telerik
2 3 (10.00%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) Informatica
4 1 (3.33%) OpenText
4 1 (3.33%) Siebel