The first table below looks at the demand for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 18 April 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 North East 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 21 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 46 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 7.03% 3.30% 5.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.29% 13.70% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 1 9
Average daily rate £405 £240 £565
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.75% -57.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £240 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +6.55%
Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
266 73 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 40.67% 24.09% 37.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 40 84
Average daily rate £263 £280 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.08% -18.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.56 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.38% -28.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
PL/SQL
England

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in the North East

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +4 44 £405 +68.75% 2
PL/SQL
England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 58 (100.00%) SQL
1 58 (100.00%) Oracle
2 36 (62.07%) Oracle Database
3 34 (58.62%) Oracle Database 11g
4 28 (48.28%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (46.55%) Data Modelling
5 27 (46.55%) Dimensional Modelling
6 17 (29.31%) SAS
6 17 (29.31%) Base SAS
7 16 (27.59%) Oracle Reports
7 16 (27.59%) UNIX
8 14 (24.14%) Data Security
9 12 (20.69%) Oracle Workflow
9 12 (20.69%) Workflow
9 12 (20.69%) Security Cleared
10 11 (18.97%) Oracle Forms
10 11 (18.97%) Oracle EBS R12
11 10 (17.24%) Relational Database
11 10 (17.24%) RDBMS
11 10 (17.24%) Informatica
11 10 (17.24%) Finance
12 9 (15.52%) SC Cleared
12 9 (15.52%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (15.52%) Oracle Discoverer
12 9 (15.52%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (13.79%) Oracle Payables
13 8 (13.79%) Shell Script
13 8 (13.79%) Oracle RAC
13 8 (13.79%) Oracle RMAN
14 7 (12.07%) ERwin

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 17 (29.31%) SAS
2 12 (20.69%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (8.62%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.17%) AquaLogic
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.45%) WordPress
5 2 (3.45%) Drupal
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle UPK
Business Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (13.79%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (12.07%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (12.07%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (10.34%) Oracle iProcurement
4 6 (10.34%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (10.34%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (10.34%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (8.62%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) IMAP
1 3 (5.17%) SMTP
2 2 (3.45%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (3.45%) LDAP
2 2 (3.45%) DNS
2 2 (3.45%) Intranet
2 2 (3.45%) SSH
2 2 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (62.07%) Oracle Database
2 34 (58.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (29.31%) Base SAS
4 16 (27.59%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (17.24%) Relational Database
5 10 (17.24%) RDBMS
6 9 (15.52%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (15.52%) Oracle Discoverer
7 3 (5.17%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (5.17%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (5.17%) OLAP
8 2 (3.45%) MySQL
8 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.72%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (1.72%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (12.07%) ERwin
3 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Developer
2 15 (25.86%) SAS Developer
3 10 (17.24%) Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) DBA
4 8 (13.79%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (12.07%) Oracle Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Data Modeller
6 5 (8.62%) SAS Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Architect
8 3 (5.17%) SAS Programmer
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle Technical Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Senior DBA
8 3 (5.17%) Programmer
8 3 (5.17%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle Architect
9 2 (3.45%) OBIEE Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) JSON
1 5 (8.62%) Web Services
1 5 (8.62%) XML
2 3 (5.17%) Middleware
2 3 (5.17%) SOAP
2 3 (5.17%) HTML
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (3.45%) CSS3
3 2 (3.45%) HTML5
3 2 (3.45%) Classic ASP
3 2 (3.45%) CSS
3 2 (3.45%) jQuery
3 2 (3.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
1 2 (3.45%) Open Source
2 1 (1.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) UNIX
2 7 (12.07%) HPUX
3 4 (6.90%) Linux
4 2 (3.45%) Windows
4 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (46.55%) Data Modelling
2 27 (46.55%) Dimensional Modelling
3 14 (24.14%) Data Security
4 12 (20.69%) Workflow
5 9 (15.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (12.07%) ETL
6 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (10.34%) Change Control
8 5 (8.62%) Migration
9 4 (6.90%) SOA
9 4 (6.90%) Data Management
9 4 (6.90%) Regression Testing
10 3 (5.17%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (3.45%) Performance Improvement
11 2 (3.45%) ITIL
11 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
11 2 (3.45%) Problem Management
11 2 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (13.79%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.17%) Java
4 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.45%) Perl
4 2 (3.45%) PHP
4 2 (3.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
1 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (13.79%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.45%) NFS
2 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (17.24%) Informatica
3 3 (5.17%) HP
4 2 (3.45%) SAP
4 2 (3.45%) JBoss
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.45%) Apple
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.45%) VMware
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