The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 20 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 10 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.10% 1.52% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.49% 5.06% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£275 - £343
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 - £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 - £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -41.90%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
69 79 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 28.28% 29.92% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 48 30
Average daily rate £313 £365 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.38% +2.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £288 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.25 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.87% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) XML
2 10 (66.67%) Cognos
2 10 (66.67%) SAS
2 10 (66.67%) Data Management
2 10 (66.67%) Spotfire
2 10 (66.67%) Data Mapping
2 10 (66.67%) CDISC
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Navigator
5 2 (13.33%) DTV
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (13.33%) Toad
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (6.67%) Windows
6 1 (6.67%) IIS
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) .NET
6 1 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (6.67%) HTML
6 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 (66.67%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle AGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Spotfire
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Navigator
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (13.33%) Toad
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Consultant
1 10 (66.67%) SAS Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) E-Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Data Management
1 10 (66.67%) Data Mapping
2 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) CDISC
2 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cognos
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) ReadSoft