The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire 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 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 37 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 34 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 8.21% 3.41% 3.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.67% 7.22% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 2
Average daily rate £470 £475 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £455 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £519 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -20.00%
PL/SQL
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
217 97 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 52.42% 47.32% 32.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 51 16
Average daily rate £460 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £300 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -6 31 £470 -1.05% 1
PL/SQL
West Midlands

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 73 (100.00%) SQL
1 73 (100.00%) Oracle
2 54 (73.97%) Unix
3 42 (57.53%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (57.53%) Shell Script
4 37 (50.68%) Informatica
5 32 (43.84%) BusinessObjects
6 30 (41.10%) Java
7 29 (39.73%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (34.25%) J2EE
8 25 (34.25%) Scrum
8 25 (34.25%) JIRA
8 25 (34.25%) Pega
8 25 (34.25%) Confluence
9 24 (32.88%) Pentaho
9 24 (32.88%) Hadoop
10 23 (31.51%) Configuration Management
11 20 (27.40%) Perl
11 20 (27.40%) Data Modelling
11 20 (27.40%) Test Strategy
12 19 (26.03%) Waterfall
12 19 (26.03%) ClearCase
13 18 (24.66%) RUP
13 18 (24.66%) webMethods
13 18 (24.66%) Software Architecture
13 18 (24.66%) Problem Management
13 18 (24.66%) Big Data
14 17 (23.29%) BEA
14 17 (23.29%) WebLogic
15 15 (20.55%) Oracle OWB

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 25 (34.25%) Confluence
2 17 (23.29%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.48%) SAS
4 1 (1.37%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (43.84%) BusinessObjects
2 24 (32.88%) Hadoop
2 24 (32.88%) Pentaho
3 18 (24.66%) Big Data
4 15 (20.55%) Oracle OWB
5 12 (16.44%) MongoDB
6 9 (12.33%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.37%) HBase
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (34.25%) JIRA
2 19 (26.03%) ClearCase
3 14 (19.18%) CA Gen
4 13 (17.81%) ClearQuest
5 12 (16.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (16.44%) Git (software)
5 12 (16.44%) Maven
6 4 (5.48%) PVCS
6 4 (5.48%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.37%) Gatling
7 1 (1.37%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.37%) Selenium
General
1 3 (4.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (58.90%) Developer
2 23 (31.51%) Architect
3 18 (24.66%) Software Architect
4 16 (21.92%) Hadoop Developer
5 13 (17.81%) Senior Architect
6 11 (15.07%) Senior Software Architect
7 10 (13.70%) Lead Developer
8 9 (12.33%) Java Architect
8 9 (12.33%) Java Software Architect
9 7 (9.59%) Analyst
9 7 (9.59%) Big Data Developer
9 7 (9.59%) Senior Java Architect
9 7 (9.59%) Team Leader
10 5 (6.85%) PL/SQL Developer
10 5 (6.85%) SQL Developer
11 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (5.48%) Senior Developer
11 4 (5.48%) Test Analyst
12 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 3 (4.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (34.25%) J2EE
2 12 (16.44%) ELK Stack
2 12 (16.44%) RabbitMQ
2 12 (16.44%) Spring
2 12 (16.44%) Swagger
3 11 (15.07%) Spring Boot
4 6 (8.22%) XML
5 4 (5.48%) SOAP
6 2 (2.74%) Java EE
6 2 (2.74%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 54 (73.97%) Unix
2 12 (16.44%) Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (57.53%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (39.73%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (34.25%) Scrum
4 23 (31.51%) Configuration Management
5 20 (27.40%) Data Modelling
5 20 (27.40%) Test Strategy
6 19 (26.03%) Waterfall
7 18 (24.66%) Problem Management
7 18 (24.66%) RUP
7 18 (24.66%) Software Architecture
8 13 (17.81%) Analytics
9 12 (16.44%) Project Planning
10 10 (13.70%) User Stories
11 9 (12.33%) Software Engineering
12 7 (9.59%) Process Improvement
13 6 (8.22%) Test Automation
14 5 (6.85%) Migration
14 5 (6.85%) OO
15 4 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
15 4 (5.48%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) SQL
2 42 (57.53%) Shell Script
3 30 (41.10%) Java
4 20 (27.40%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
1 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.48%) ISEB
2 4 (5.48%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 12 (16.44%) Docker
2 1 (1.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 12 (16.44%) Graphite
1 12 (16.44%) Puppet
2 11 (15.07%) Grafana
3 1 (1.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) Oracle
2 37 (50.68%) Informatica
3 25 (34.25%) Pega
4 18 (24.66%) webMethods
5 17 (23.29%) BEA
6 6 (8.22%) Cloudera
7 5 (6.85%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.37%) HP