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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 22 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 32 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.23% 2.72% 3.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.55% 10.84% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 11
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
220 83 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 42.80% 25.08% 29.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 37 91
Average daily rate £320 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 7
Average hourly rate £23.88 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.53% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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 22 July 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 22 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 26 £363 +3.57% 2
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 78 (100.00%) SQL
2 71 (91.03%) Oracle
3 43 (55.13%) Oracle Database
4 38 (48.72%) Oracle Database 11g
5 35 (44.87%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (42.31%) UNIX
7 30 (38.46%) Dimensional Modelling
8 29 (37.18%) Data Modelling
9 26 (33.33%) SAS
10 22 (28.21%) Security Cleared
11 21 (26.92%) Oracle Reports
11 21 (26.92%) Base SAS
12 17 (21.79%) Data Security
13 16 (20.51%) SC Cleared
14 15 (19.23%) Linux
15 14 (17.95%) Windows
15 14 (17.95%) Oracle Forms
15 14 (17.95%) Oracle EBS
15 14 (17.95%) Finance
16 13 (16.67%) WebLogic
16 13 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
16 13 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
17 11 (14.10%) Workflow
17 11 (14.10%) Migration
17 11 (14.10%) Oracle Applications
17 11 (14.10%) Oracle Workflow
17 11 (14.10%) General Ledger
17 11 (14.10%) Oracle General Ledger
17 11 (14.10%) Oracle Receivables
18 10 (12.82%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 26 (33.33%) SAS
2 13 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 11 (14.10%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.56%) Drupal
4 2 (2.56%) WordPress
4 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.56%) Documentum
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle UPK
Business Applications
1 14 (17.95%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
3 11 (14.10%) Oracle Receivables
3 11 (14.10%) Oracle General Ledger
3 11 (14.10%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (7.69%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (5.13%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (5.13%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (3.85%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) LDAP
1 8 (10.26%) DNS
1 8 (10.26%) Firewall
1 8 (10.26%) SSH
1 8 (10.26%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (2.56%) Intranet
3 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (55.13%) Oracle Database
2 38 (48.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 21 (26.92%) Base SAS
3 21 (26.92%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (12.82%) RDBMS
4 10 (12.82%) Relational Database
5 9 (11.54%) Oracle Discoverer
6 8 (10.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 8 (10.26%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.56%) MySQL
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.56%) OLAP
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.56%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 14 (17.95%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (8.97%) ERwin
3 5 (6.41%) PVCS
4 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.28%) Toad
General
1 14 (17.95%) Finance
2 11 (14.10%) General Ledger
3 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (38.46%) Developer
2 17 (21.79%) SAS Developer
3 16 (20.51%) Analyst
4 9 (11.54%) DBA
4 9 (11.54%) Applications Support
4 9 (11.54%) Oracle DBA
5 8 (10.26%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Data Modeller
6 7 (8.97%) SAS Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Oracle Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Oracle Support Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Oracle Applications Support
9 4 (5.13%) Programmer
9 4 (5.13%) SAS Programmer
9 4 (5.13%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Applications Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.82%) XML
2 3 (3.85%) HTML
3 2 (2.56%) .NET
3 2 (2.56%) Classic ASP
3 2 (2.56%) CSS
3 2 (2.56%) Web Services
3 2 (2.56%) Ajax
3 2 (2.56%) JSON
3 2 (2.56%) jQuery
3 2 (2.56%) HTML5
3 2 (2.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Statistics
2 2 (2.56%) Visualisation
2 2 (2.56%) Open Source
2 2 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (1.28%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 33 (42.31%) UNIX
2 15 (19.23%) Linux
3 14 (17.95%) Windows
4 8 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (8.97%) HPUX
5 7 (8.97%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (38.46%) Dimensional Modelling
3 29 (37.18%) Data Modelling
4 17 (21.79%) Data Security
5 11 (14.10%) Workflow
5 11 (14.10%) Migration
6 10 (12.82%) Regression Testing
7 9 (11.54%) Data Management
7 9 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (10.26%) ETL
9 7 (8.97%) Problem Management
9 7 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (8.97%) Configuration Management
9 7 (8.97%) ITIL
10 6 (7.69%) Change Control
11 3 (3.85%) Content Management
12 2 (2.56%) Balanced Scorecard
12 2 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (11.54%) Java
3 8 (10.26%) Perl
3 8 (10.26%) Shell Script
3 8 (10.26%) Korn
4 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.56%) PHP
4 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (28.21%) Security Cleared
2 16 (20.51%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.97%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) SLA
1 7 (8.97%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.26%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (10.26%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (10.26%) NFS
2 7 (8.97%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 71 (91.03%) Oracle
2 10 (12.82%) HP
3 8 (10.26%) Informatica
3 8 (10.26%) Red Hat
3 8 (10.26%) JBoss
4 2 (2.56%) Cisco
4 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.56%) SAP
4 2 (2.56%) Apple
4 2 (2.56%) VMware