The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 38 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 26 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.31% 2.86% 2.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.42% 11.58% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 8
Average daily rate
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£331 £350 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% -10.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £368 £562
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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 North East region.

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
276 95 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 45.77% 24.68% 30.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 40 76
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 22 9
Average hourly rate £15.25 £32.50 £17.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.07% +90.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.25 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.50 £34.90 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -14 19 £331 -5.35% 1
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 65 (98.48%) SQL
2 58 (87.88%) Oracle
3 30 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (45.45%) Oracle Database
4 27 (40.91%) UNIX
5 26 (39.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 25 (37.88%) Dimensional Modelling
7 24 (36.36%) Data Modelling
8 22 (33.33%) SAS
9 21 (31.82%) Oracle Reports
10 18 (27.27%) Security Cleared
11 16 (24.24%) Linux
11 16 (24.24%) Oracle Forms
11 16 (24.24%) Base SAS
12 15 (22.73%) Windows
13 14 (21.21%) WebLogic
13 14 (21.21%) Oracle EBS
13 14 (21.21%) Finance
14 13 (19.70%) Data Security
14 13 (19.70%) SC Cleared
14 13 (19.70%) Oracle EBS R12
14 13 (19.70%) Oracle Payables
15 11 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
15 11 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
15 11 (16.67%) General Ledger
15 11 (16.67%) Migration
15 11 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
15 11 (16.67%) Java
15 11 (16.67%) XML
15 11 (16.67%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 22 (33.33%) SAS
2 14 (21.21%) WebLogic
3 10 (15.15%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (4.55%) Documentum
5 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.52%) IIS
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle UPK
Business Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (19.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (19.70%) Oracle Payables
3 11 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
3 11 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
3 11 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (9.09%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (6.06%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (6.06%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) LDAP
1 8 (12.12%) DNS
1 8 (12.12%) Firewall
1 8 (12.12%) SSH
1 8 (12.12%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 26 (39.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 21 (31.82%) Oracle Reports
4 16 (24.24%) Base SAS
5 9 (13.64%) Oracle Discoverer
6 8 (12.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
8 2 (3.03%) OLAP
8 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (3.03%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (1.52%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 16 (24.24%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (9.09%) PVCS
3 5 (7.58%) ERwin
4 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.52%) Toad
General
1 14 (21.21%) Finance
2 11 (16.67%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) Developer
2 16 (24.24%) Analyst
3 13 (19.70%) SAS Developer
4 11 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 10 (15.15%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Data Modeller
6 7 (10.61%) Support Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) SAS Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Oracle Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Oracle Support Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Oracle Applications Support
9 4 (6.06%) Programmer
9 4 (6.06%) SAS Programmer
9 4 (6.06%) Support Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Consultant
9 4 (6.06%) Applications Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Support Specialist
10 3 (4.55%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.67%) XML
2 3 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Statistics
2 2 (3.03%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.91%) UNIX
2 16 (24.24%) Linux
3 15 (22.73%) Windows
4 8 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (10.61%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.52%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (37.88%) Dimensional Modelling
3 24 (36.36%) Data Modelling
4 13 (19.70%) Data Security
5 11 (16.67%) Migration
6 10 (15.15%) Workflow
6 10 (15.15%) Regression Testing
7 9 (13.64%) ETL
7 9 (13.64%) Data Management
8 7 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (10.61%) Configuration Management
8 7 (10.61%) ITIL
8 7 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (10.61%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.55%) Content Management
10 2 (3.03%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.03%) Balanced Scorecard
10 2 (3.03%) CRM
10 2 (3.03%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 65 (98.48%) SQL
2 11 (16.67%) Java
3 8 (12.12%) Perl
3 8 (12.12%) Korn
4 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 13 (19.70%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) SLA
1 7 (10.61%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) NFS
2 7 (10.61%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 58 (87.88%) Oracle
2 11 (16.67%) HP
3 8 (12.12%) Informatica
3 8 (12.12%) Red Hat
3 8 (12.12%) JBoss
4 2 (3.03%) Cisco
4 2 (3.03%) SAP
4 2 (3.03%) Apple
4 2 (3.03%) VMware