The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 22 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 4 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.26% 1.34% 4.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.02% 4.44% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Average daily rate
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£475 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.69% -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%
PL/SQL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57 45 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 32.20% 30.20% 37.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 30
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £250 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £543 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
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 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 24 October 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 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) CRM
3 3 (33.33%) Workflow
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (33.33%) Informatica
3 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (33.33%) Ab Initio
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (22.22%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (22.22%) Talend
4 2 (22.22%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (22.22%) Trillium

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 3 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (11.11%) DTS
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (11.11%) DataStage
3 1 (11.11%) QualityStage
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (22.22%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) ETL Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) CRM
1 3 (33.33%) ETL
1 3 (33.33%) Workflow
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) E-business
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Informatica
2 3 (33.33%) Ab Initio
3 2 (22.22%) Talend
3 2 (22.22%) Trillium
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Datanomic