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 29 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 14 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 7.84% 1.64% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.81% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
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£382 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £52.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year
-32.38% +19.31%
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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
54 46 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 52.94% 37.70% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 24 9
Average daily rate £375 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £413 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £37.00 £23.15 £135.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.82% -82.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 May 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 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) Oracle
3 12 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 8 (44.44%) HTML5
4 8 (44.44%) CSS3
4 8 (44.44%) PhoneGap
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
4 8 (44.44%) Classic ASP
4 8 (44.44%) CSS
4 8 (44.44%) .NET
4 8 (44.44%) C#
4 8 (44.44%) HTML
4 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
4 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
4 8 (44.44%) MVC
4 8 (44.44%) Umbraco
4 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
5 7 (38.89%) Java
6 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
7 4 (22.22%) JSP
7 4 (22.22%) Web Services
7 4 (22.22%) ProC
8 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 3 (16.67%) BC Cleared
8 3 (16.67%) JBoss
8 3 (16.67%) C

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 8 (44.44%) Umbraco
2 3 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) PowerExchange
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) ResourceLink
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
1 2 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
1 2 (11.11%) Boomi
2 1 (5.56%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.56%) PowerCenter
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 4 (22.22%) ProC
3 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.56%) Maven
4 1 (5.56%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Integration Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (5.56%) AWS Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Informatica Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Transition Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) HTML5
1 8 (44.44%) CSS3
1 8 (44.44%) PhoneGap
1 8 (44.44%) Classic ASP
1 8 (44.44%) CSS
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
1 8 (44.44%) HTML
2 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 4 (22.22%) JSP
3 4 (22.22%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) Spring
4 1 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
2 2 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) MVC
2 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (5.56%) Analytics
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Test Management
3 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
3 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.56%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 7 (38.89%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) C
5 2 (11.11%) VBA
5 2 (11.11%) Perl
5 2 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) BC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) webMethods
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Dell
2 2 (11.11%) Software AG
2 2 (11.11%) Informatica
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat