The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 31 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 14 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.46% 2.61% 2.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.09% 8.22% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 5
Average daily rate £325 £463 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.72% +10.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £389 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £505 £450
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
South Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
173 73 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 42.72% 31.74% 43.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 45 51
Average daily rate £375 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 £40.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.75% +40.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £40.00 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £40.00 £29.00
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 Sheffield

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 41 (95.35%) SQL
2 40 (93.02%) Oracle
3 29 (67.44%) SQL Server
4 27 (62.79%) ETL
5 26 (60.47%) Microsoft
5 26 (60.47%) T-SQL
6 25 (58.14%) Data Modelling
7 24 (55.81%) ERwin
8 23 (53.49%) Informatica
9 18 (41.86%) C++
10 15 (34.88%) Oracle Database
11 12 (27.91%) Data Security
11 12 (27.91%) Test Scripting
12 11 (25.58%) Migration
13 10 (23.26%) Software Testing
14 9 (20.93%) CRM
15 8 (18.60%) ISEB
15 8 (18.60%) Statistics
15 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (18.60%) Data Quality
16 7 (16.28%) Disclosure Scotland
16 7 (16.28%) Billing
16 7 (16.28%) NetCracker
16 7 (16.28%) Java
17 6 (13.95%) SAS
17 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
17 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database 11g
17 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
18 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (13.95%) SAS
2 1 (2.33%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (67.44%) SQL Server
2 15 (34.88%) Oracle Database
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.33%) MySQL
6 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (55.81%) ERwin
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (16.28%) Billing
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Developer
1 14 (32.56%) Tester
2 12 (27.91%) ETL Tester
3 7 (16.28%) Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Java Developer
6 4 (9.30%) ETL Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Lead Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (6.98%) Programmer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Test Leader
8 2 (4.65%) Informatica Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) XML
2 1 (2.33%) CSS
2 1 (2.33%) HTML
2 1 (2.33%) J2EE
2 1 (2.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (18.60%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Unix
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) ETL
2 25 (58.14%) Data Modelling
3 12 (27.91%) Data Security
3 12 (27.91%) Test Scripting
4 11 (25.58%) Migration
5 10 (23.26%) Software Testing
6 9 (20.93%) CRM
7 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.30%) Dimensional Modelling
9 4 (9.30%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (6.98%) Analytics
10 3 (6.98%) Stress Testing
10 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (4.65%) Data Migration
12 1 (2.33%) BDD
12 1 (2.33%) Functional Testing
12 1 (2.33%) Open Source
12 1 (2.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 41 (95.35%) SQL
2 26 (60.47%) T-SQL
3 18 (41.86%) C++
4 7 (16.28%) Java
5 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) ISEB
2 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
3 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) Data Quality
2 7 (16.28%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 40 (93.02%) Oracle
2 26 (60.47%) Microsoft
3 23 (53.49%) Informatica
4 7 (16.28%) NetCracker