The first table below looks at the demand for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Midlands 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
1 Aug 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 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.86% 0.92% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 2.50% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
45 80 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 25.71% 36.70% 36.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 23
Average daily rate £325 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £198 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £700 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Average hourly rate £175.00 £175.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +337.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
PL/SQL
England

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (54.55%) ETL
3 6 (54.55%) Informatica
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (45.45%) CRM
4 5 (45.45%) Workflow
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (27.27%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (27.27%) Data Quality
5 3 (27.27%) Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (27.27%) Ab Initio
5 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (27.27%) SAP
5 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 5 (45.45%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (27.27%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (18.18%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (9.09%) DTS
5 1 (9.09%) DataStage
5 1 (9.09%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (18.18%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) OBIEE Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) ETL Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ETL
2 5 (45.45%) CRM
2 5 (45.45%) Workflow
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Informatica
3 3 (27.27%) Ab Initio
3 3 (27.27%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) Trillium
4 2 (18.18%) Talend
5 1 (9.09%) Datanomic