The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 98 66 87
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +21
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 52 70 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.35% 2.30% 1.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.49% 7.41% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 41 15
Average daily rate
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£440 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £300 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.73 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-11.23% -5.55%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1157 945 871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 29.93% 31.12% 32.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 544 461
Average daily rate £363 £338 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 25
Average hourly rate £37.50 £24.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.63% -35.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £12.50 £15.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £42.50 £40.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in the North West

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
Manchester -18 18 £478 +27.33% 6
Cheshire +3 16 £425 +41.66% 5
Lancashire -8 13 £478 +26.12% 1
Merseyside -19 3 £438 -4.37%
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

1 119 (99.17%) SQL
2 115 (95.83%) Oracle
3 54 (45.00%) Oracle Database
4 42 (35.00%) Oracle Reports
5 38 (31.67%) Java
6 37 (30.83%) Oracle EBS
7 33 (27.50%) Oracle Forms
8 32 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
9 31 (25.83%) Finance
10 28 (23.33%) Oracle EBS R12
11 27 (22.50%) Web Services
12 26 (21.67%) Oracle Applications
13 25 (20.83%) Security Cleared
14 24 (20.00%) XML
15 22 (18.33%) Workflow
16 21 (17.50%) Oracle Workflow
17 19 (15.83%) SC Cleared
18 17 (14.17%) Oracle Database 11g
19 16 (13.33%) Shell Script
19 16 (13.33%) WSDL
20 15 (12.50%) SOAP
20 15 (12.50%) WebSphere
20 15 (12.50%) SDLC
21 14 (11.67%) JSP
21 14 (11.67%) HTML
21 14 (11.67%) .NET
21 14 (11.67%) Oracle Database 10g
22 13 (10.83%) XSLT
23 12 (10.00%) ERP
23 12 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 21 (17.50%) Oracle Workflow
2 15 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 11 (9.17%) JBoss
4 8 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 7 (5.83%) SAS
5 7 (5.83%) WebLogic
5 7 (5.83%) Oracle Service Bus
5 7 (5.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (3.33%) Tuxedo
6 4 (3.33%) CMS
7 3 (2.50%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.67%) Apache
8 2 (1.67%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.67%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.83%) Mule
9 1 (0.83%) PowerExchange
9 1 (0.83%) iPlanet
Applications
1 6 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (30.83%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (23.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 26 (21.67%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (4.17%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (4.17%) Oracle HRMS
6 4 (3.33%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (3.33%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (1.67%) ResourceLink
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) SaaS
1 2 (1.67%) SuccessFactors
1 2 (1.67%) Boomi
2 1 (0.83%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.50%) SSL
2 2 (1.67%) Internet
2 2 (1.67%) Extranet
2 2 (1.67%) RTP
2 2 (1.67%) SSH
2 2 (1.67%) SMTP
2 2 (1.67%) FTP
2 2 (1.67%) SNMP
2 2 (1.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (45.00%) Oracle Database
2 42 (35.00%) Oracle Reports
3 17 (14.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (11.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 11 (9.17%) SQL Server
6 9 (7.50%) RDBMS
6 9 (7.50%) Relational Database
7 8 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (5.83%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (5.83%) Base SAS
9 6 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (5.00%) Oracle OWB
10 5 (4.17%) Oracle Discoverer
11 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (3.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 3 (2.50%) MySQL
12 3 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (1.67%) SQLBase
13 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (1.67%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 33 (27.50%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (9.17%) JIRA
3 10 (8.33%) ProC
4 8 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (4.17%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.33%) Subversion
7 3 (2.50%) JUnit
7 3 (2.50%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.50%) Cactus
8 2 (1.67%) Toad
8 2 (1.67%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.67%) Maven
8 2 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.67%) Hudson
9 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.83%) Rational Functional Tester
9 1 (0.83%) ERwin
9 1 (0.83%) Ant
9 1 (0.83%) CruiseControl
General
1 31 (25.83%) Finance
2 3 (2.50%) Retail
2 3 (2.50%) Local Government
3 2 (1.67%) General Ledger
3 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.67%) Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Legal
4 1 (0.83%) Back Office
4 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (56.67%) Developer
2 39 (32.50%) Oracle Developer
3 17 (14.17%) Consultant
4 15 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
5 10 (8.33%) Analyst
6 6 (5.00%) Architect
6 6 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 6 (5.00%) Business Developer
6 6 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (5.00%) SAS Developer
7 5 (4.17%) SQL Developer
7 5 (4.17%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 5 (4.17%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.33%) Data Analyst
8 4 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (3.33%) Functional Consultant
8 4 (3.33%) Business Consultant
8 4 (3.33%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (22.50%) Web Services
2 24 (20.00%) XML
3 16 (13.33%) WSDL
4 15 (12.50%) SOAP
5 14 (11.67%) JSP
5 14 (11.67%) HTML
5 14 (11.67%) .NET
6 13 (10.83%) XSLT
7 10 (8.33%) J2EE
7 10 (8.33%) Spring
8 8 (6.67%) JAX-WS
9 6 (5.00%) Middleware
9 6 (5.00%) CSS
9 6 (5.00%) XSD
10 5 (4.17%) JMS
10 5 (4.17%) JAXB
10 5 (4.17%) JiBX
10 5 (4.17%) POJO
11 4 (3.33%) JSF
11 4 (3.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.83%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.33%) Mainframe
3 4 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.50%) Web 2.0
4 3 (2.50%) Life Science
5 2 (1.67%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.83%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (8.33%) Solaris
3 9 (7.50%) Linux
4 6 (5.00%) UNIX
5 4 (3.33%) Windows
6 2 (1.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (18.33%) Workflow
3 15 (12.50%) SDLC
4 12 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (10.00%) ERP
5 11 (9.17%) SOA
6 10 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 9 (7.50%) Test Scripting
7 9 (7.50%) ETL
8 8 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 8 (6.67%) UML
8 8 (6.67%) Migration
8 8 (6.67%) Integration Testing
8 8 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
9 7 (5.83%) Dimensional Modelling
9 7 (5.83%) Data Security
9 7 (5.83%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.00%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (99.17%) SQL
2 38 (31.67%) Java
3 16 (13.33%) Shell Script
4 7 (5.83%) XPath
4 7 (5.83%) C
5 5 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.17%) VBA
6 3 (2.50%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.50%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.50%) PHP
6 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.67%) Perl
7 2 (1.67%) C#
7 2 (1.67%) Python
8 1 (0.83%) XQuery
8 1 (0.83%) VB6
8 1 (0.83%) C++
8 1 (0.83%) VBScript
8 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 19 (15.83%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.33%) Degree
4 3 (2.50%) BC Cleared
4 3 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.67%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) Hyperic
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 115 (95.83%) Oracle
2 9 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.67%) IBM
4 6 (5.00%) Informatica
5 5 (4.17%) PeopleSoft
5 5 (4.17%) SAP
6 3 (2.50%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.50%) Perforce
6 3 (2.50%) VMware
7 2 (1.67%) Endeca
7 2 (1.67%) webMethods
7 2 (1.67%) ATG
7 2 (1.67%) Stellent
7 2 (1.67%) Retek
7 2 (1.67%) Adobe
7 2 (1.67%) HP
7 2 (1.67%) Dell
7 2 (1.67%) Software AG
8 1 (0.83%) Baan
8 1 (0.83%) TIBCO
Lancaster, Lancashire
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