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 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 15 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 5 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 4.76% 13.54% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.24% 40.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £525 -
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%
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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
29 32 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 27.62% 33.33% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 27
Average daily rate £475 £368 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.25% +22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £728 £605 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £41.01 £24.20 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.46% +142.00%
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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) Oracle
3 10 (76.92%) Shell Script
4 9 (69.23%) Java
5 7 (53.85%) JSP
5 7 (53.85%) Web Services
5 7 (53.85%) ProC
5 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
6 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
6 6 (46.15%) C
7 5 (38.46%) Solaris
7 5 (38.46%) JBoss
7 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
9 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
9 3 (23.08%) BC Cleared
9 3 (23.08%) SAP
10 2 (15.38%) Perl
10 2 (15.38%) VBA
10 2 (15.38%) Python
10 2 (15.38%) Dell
10 2 (15.38%) Software AG
10 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
10 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
10 2 (15.38%) webMethods
10 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (15.38%) Degree
10 2 (15.38%) Microsoft

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) JBoss
2 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) ResourceLink
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
1 2 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
1 2 (15.38%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) ProC
2 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
3 1 (7.69%) Rational Functional Tester
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Integration Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Transition Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
3 1 (7.69%) AWS Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) JSP
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (15.38%) SDLC
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.69%) ERP
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Test Management
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
2 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
2 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) Shell Script
3 9 (69.23%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) C
5 2 (15.38%) Perl
5 2 (15.38%) VBA
5 2 (15.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) BC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Dell
3 2 (15.38%) Software AG
3 2 (15.38%) webMethods
4 1 (7.69%) Informatica
4 1 (7.69%) Baan