The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 59 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -1
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 29 32 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.20% 6.49% 8.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.71% 15.84% 20.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 31
Average daily rate £318 £428 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.73% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £540 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -20.00%
PL/SQL
Tyne and Wear

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

Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
333 202 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 36.75% 40.97% 43.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 141 149
Average daily rate £315 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 £23.84 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 36 (100.00%) SQL
2 34 (94.44%) Oracle
3 16 (44.44%) Unix
4 14 (38.89%) Oracle Database
5 13 (36.11%) Data Modelling
5 13 (36.11%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (33.33%) Linux
6 12 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 11 (30.56%) Informatica
7 11 (30.56%) ETL
7 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (30.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (27.78%) Dimensional Modelling
8 10 (27.78%) SSH
8 10 (27.78%) DevOps
8 10 (27.78%) Windows
8 10 (27.78%) Windows XP
8 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
8 10 (27.78%) ERwin
9 9 (25.00%) Validation
9 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 9 (25.00%) Defect Management
10 7 (19.44%) Korn
10 7 (19.44%) Finance
10 7 (19.44%) Migration
10 7 (19.44%) Perl
11 6 (16.67%) WebLogic
11 6 (16.67%) JBoss
11 6 (16.67%) ISEB
11 6 (16.67%) LDAP

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 6 (16.67%) JBoss
1 6 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (11.11%) SAS
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) SSH
2 6 (16.67%) DNS
2 6 (16.67%) Firewall
2 6 (16.67%) LDAP
2 6 (16.67%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) Oracle Database
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.33%) Base SAS
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) ERwin
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Tester
4 6 (16.67%) Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) ETL Tester
5 5 (13.89%) Linux Support
5 5 (13.89%) Unix Support
6 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) ETL Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Oracle ETL Developer
7 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL Developer
7 3 (8.33%) SQL Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Unix Support Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) E-Business Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Statistics
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Unix
2 12 (33.33%) Linux
3 11 (30.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (27.78%) Windows
4 10 (27.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) Data Modelling
2 11 (30.56%) ETL
3 10 (27.78%) DevOps
3 10 (27.78%) Dimensional Modelling
4 9 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (25.00%) Validation
5 7 (19.44%) Migration
6 5 (13.89%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Regression Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (8.33%) Workflow
9 2 (5.56%) Database Tuning
9 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) Korn
2 7 (19.44%) Perl
3 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) C++
4 1 (2.78%) VB
4 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) ISEB
2 3 (8.33%) SAS Certification
2 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) NFS
Vendors
1 34 (94.44%) Oracle
2 12 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 11 (30.56%) Informatica
4 5 (13.89%) HP
5 4 (11.11%) Microsoft