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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 81 74 87
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 85 61 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.94% 1.98% 1.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.02% 6.00% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 32 20
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£480 £371 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.29% +2.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £451 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £360 £355
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +15.07%
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
1412 1017 970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.16% 32.96% 33.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 895 586 525
Average daily rate £388 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 27 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £33.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £12.98 £21.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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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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
Lancashire +4 40 £496 +28.06% 1
Manchester -14 17 £469 +25.00% 3
Cheshire -4 16 £261 -12.91% 9
Merseyside -12 4 £474 +27.11%
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 138 (100.00%) SQL
2 131 (94.93%) Oracle
3 57 (41.30%) Oracle Database
4 41 (29.71%) Data Modelling
4 41 (29.71%) Data Security
5 40 (28.99%) Business Intelligence
5 40 (28.99%) Oracle Reports
6 37 (26.81%) SQL Server
7 35 (25.36%) Java
8 33 (23.91%) Microsoft
9 32 (23.19%) ETL
9 32 (23.19%) Algorithms
10 29 (21.01%) T-SQL
10 29 (21.01%) Finance
11 28 (20.29%) Oracle EBS
11 28 (20.29%) ERwin
12 27 (19.57%) Informatica
12 27 (19.57%) Web Services
13 26 (18.84%) C++
13 26 (18.84%) Oracle Forms
13 26 (18.84%) Oracle Database 11g
14 24 (17.39%) Unit Testing
15 22 (15.94%) Data Warehouse
16 21 (15.22%) XML
17 20 (14.49%) Security Cleared
17 20 (14.49%) Oracle EBS R12
18 18 (13.04%) Workflow
19 17 (12.32%) Oracle Workflow
20 16 (11.59%) SAS
20 16 (11.59%) Dimensional Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 17 (12.32%) Oracle Workflow
2 16 (11.59%) SAS
3 15 (10.87%) WebSphere
4 11 (7.97%) JBoss
5 7 (5.07%) Oracle Service Bus
5 7 (5.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (3.62%) WebLogic
6 5 (3.62%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.90%) Tuxedo
7 4 (2.90%) CMS
8 2 (1.45%) LiveCycle
8 2 (1.45%) Apache
8 2 (1.45%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.45%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.72%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.72%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (3.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 28 (20.29%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (14.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 16 (11.59%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (3.62%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (3.62%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (2.17%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (1.45%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (1.45%) ResourceLink
6 2 (1.45%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
6 2 (1.45%) Oracle HRMS
6 2 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.45%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.72%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.72%) Maximo
7 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) SaaS
1 2 (1.45%) SuccessFactors
1 2 (1.45%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.17%) SSL
2 2 (1.45%) Internet
2 2 (1.45%) Extranet
2 2 (1.45%) RTP
2 2 (1.45%) SSH
2 2 (1.45%) SMTP
2 2 (1.45%) FTP
2 2 (1.45%) SNMP
2 2 (1.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (41.30%) Oracle Database
2 40 (28.99%) Oracle Reports
3 37 (26.81%) SQL Server
4 26 (18.84%) Oracle Database 11g
5 22 (15.94%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (11.59%) Base SAS
7 12 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (5.07%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (4.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 6 (4.35%) Relational Database
9 6 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (4.35%) Oracle OWB
9 6 (4.35%) Oracle Discoverer
9 6 (4.35%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (2.17%) MySQL
11 2 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.45%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (1.45%) SQLBase
Development Applications
1 28 (20.29%) ERwin
2 26 (18.84%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (7.25%) ProC
4 8 (5.80%) JIRA
5 5 (3.62%) SoapUI
6 4 (2.90%) JUnit
6 4 (2.90%) Subversion
7 3 (2.17%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.17%) Toad
7 3 (2.17%) Cactus
7 3 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.45%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.45%) Hudson
8 2 (1.45%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.45%) Maven
9 1 (0.72%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.72%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 29 (21.01%) Finance
2 3 (2.17%) Back Office
2 3 (2.17%) Retail
3 2 (1.45%) General Ledger
3 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.45%) Banking
4 1 (0.72%) Local Government
4 1 (0.72%) Marketing
4 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 86 (62.32%) Developer
2 34 (24.64%) Oracle Developer
3 17 (12.32%) ETL Developer
4 15 (10.87%) SAS Developer
5 13 (9.42%) Consultant
6 11 (7.97%) Oracle Consultant
7 9 (6.52%) Informatica Developer
8 8 (5.80%) SQL Developer
8 8 (5.80%) Informatica ETL Developer
9 6 (4.35%) Tester
9 6 (4.35%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.35%) Business Developer
10 5 (3.62%) Software Engineer
10 5 (3.62%) Architect
10 5 (3.62%) Analyst
10 5 (3.62%) Oracle SOA Developer
10 5 (3.62%) SOA Developer
11 4 (2.90%) Oracle BI Developer
11 4 (2.90%) Project Manager
11 4 (2.90%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.57%) Web Services
2 21 (15.22%) XML
3 16 (11.59%) Velocity
4 15 (10.87%) SOAP
4 15 (10.87%) WSDL
5 14 (10.14%) JSP
6 13 (9.42%) .NET
7 12 (8.70%) XSLT
8 11 (7.97%) HTML
9 10 (7.25%) J2EE
9 10 (7.25%) Spring
10 8 (5.80%) JAX-WS
11 6 (4.35%) CSS
12 5 (3.62%) XSD
12 5 (3.62%) JMS
12 5 (3.62%) JiBX
12 5 (3.62%) Ajax
12 5 (3.62%) JAXB
12 5 (3.62%) Middleware
12 5 (3.62%) POJO
Miscellaneous
1 32 (23.19%) Algorithms
2 5 (3.62%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.90%) Mainframe
3 4 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.17%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.45%) Life Science
6 1 (0.72%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (6.52%) Solaris
3 8 (5.80%) Linux
4 7 (5.07%) UNIX
5 4 (2.90%) Windows
6 2 (1.45%) HPUX
7 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.71%) Data Security
1 41 (29.71%) Data Modelling
2 40 (28.99%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (23.19%) ETL
4 24 (17.39%) Unit Testing
5 18 (13.04%) Workflow
6 16 (11.59%) Dimensional Modelling
7 14 (10.14%) SDLC
8 13 (9.42%) Test Scripting
9 11 (7.97%) Software Engineering
9 11 (7.97%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (7.97%) SOA
10 10 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (5.80%) ERP
11 8 (5.80%) System Integration Testing
11 8 (5.80%) Integration Testing
12 7 (5.07%) Mentoring
13 6 (4.35%) Waterfall
14 5 (3.62%) Analytics
14 5 (3.62%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 138 (100.00%) SQL
2 35 (25.36%) Java
3 29 (21.01%) T-SQL
4 26 (18.84%) C++
5 15 (10.87%) Shell Script
6 7 (5.07%) XPath
6 7 (5.07%) C
7 5 (3.62%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.17%) C#
8 3 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.17%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.17%) PHP
8 3 (2.17%) VBA
9 2 (1.45%) Python
9 2 (1.45%) Perl
10 1 (0.72%) VBScript
10 1 (0.72%) VB
10 1 (0.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (14.49%) Security Cleared
2 14 (10.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.90%) Degree
4 3 (2.17%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.72%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.45%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.17%) Hyperic
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 131 (94.93%) Oracle
2 33 (23.91%) Microsoft
3 27 (19.57%) Informatica
4 8 (5.80%) IBM
5 7 (5.07%) SAP
6 5 (3.62%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (2.17%) Perforce
7 3 (2.17%) Ab Initio
7 3 (2.17%) VMware
8 2 (1.45%) Endeca
8 2 (1.45%) Adobe
8 2 (1.45%) HP
8 2 (1.45%) Dell
8 2 (1.45%) Software AG
8 2 (1.45%) Retek
8 2 (1.45%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.45%) webMethods
8 2 (1.45%) ATG
8 2 (1.45%) Stellent
9 1 (0.72%) Remedy
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