The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 69 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 2 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% 0.58% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 1.91% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £343 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% -19.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £363 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +18.85%
PL/SQL
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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 Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
299 262 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.55% 30.32% 36.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 134 181
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.52% -38.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £15.03 £25.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.20 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Reading

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) FTP
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (28.57%) ERP
5 2 (28.57%) SOA
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (28.57%) SSH
5 2 (28.57%) Maven
5 2 (28.57%) Korn
5 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineering

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) FTP
1 2 (28.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Hudson
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Continuum
3 1 (14.29%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (14.29%) Toad
3 1 (14.29%) JDeveloper
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) E-Business Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Payroll Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Business Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XHTML
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (14.29%) WebCenter
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) RAD
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Korn
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Retek
2 1 (14.29%) Micro Focus