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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 55 73 64
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 14 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.55% 1.20% 1.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.38% 2.97% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 9
Average daily rate
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£313 £319 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £244 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £338 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £44.38
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -21.12%
PL/SQL
Berkshire

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
260 437 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.70% 40.24% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 267 158
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +71.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £17.50 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £38.50 £26.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 December 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (90.00%) Java
3 11 (55.00%) Cramer
4 9 (45.00%) Oracle
5 8 (40.00%) Amdocs
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (15.00%) HTML
7 3 (15.00%) J2EE
7 3 (15.00%) CSS
7 3 (15.00%) UNIX
7 3 (15.00%) ETL
7 3 (15.00%) CRM
7 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (15.00%) TDD
8 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Spring
8 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.00%) IPTV
8 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
8 2 (10.00%) Validation
8 2 (10.00%) Migration
8 2 (10.00%) MPLS
8 2 (10.00%) MetaSolv
8 2 (10.00%) JAXB
8 2 (10.00%) BEA
8 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
8 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
8 2 (10.00%) SDH

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) LiveCycle
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SDH
1 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (10.00%) MPLS
1 2 (10.00%) PuTTY
1 2 (10.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (10.00%) Toad
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Information Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Designer
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Designer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) J2EE
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) Spring Security
2 2 (10.00%) jQuery
2 2 (10.00%) HTML5
2 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (10.00%) CSS3
2 2 (10.00%) JSP
2 2 (10.00%) Servlets
2 2 (10.00%) SOAP
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) XML
2 2 (10.00%) JMS
2 2 (10.00%) WSDL
2 2 (10.00%) JAXB
2 2 (10.00%) Spring
2 2 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (5.00%) ArcObjects
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) IPTV
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
2 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) GIS
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) CRM
1 3 (15.00%) ETL
1 3 (15.00%) TDD
2 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Validation
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Scrum
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (5.00%) V-Model
3 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.00%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (90.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Cramer
2 9 (45.00%) Oracle
3 8 (40.00%) Amdocs
4 2 (10.00%) BEA
4 2 (10.00%) MetaSolv
5 1 (5.00%) ESRI
5 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) Adobe