The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 15 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 2 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 2.70% 14.89% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.41% 45.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 0
Average daily rate - £200 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £344
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £46.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.02% +65.17%
PL/SQL
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Programming Languages Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
37 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 50.00% 32.98% 34.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 16
Average daily rate £235 £200 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £200 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £457 £567
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -15.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Preston

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

PL/SQL
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mapping
3 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) ERP

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mapping
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP