The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 125 102 118
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 150 155 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.51% 1.66% 1.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.57% 5.11% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 81 67
Average daily rate
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£375 £333 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% -7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £225 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £48.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-27.17% +50.00%
PL/SQL
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3281 3033 2752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.97% 32.46% 32.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1965 1723 1377
Average daily rate £350 £335 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 106 222
Average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
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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
Surrey 0 46 £355 +6.76% 7
Hampshire -28 43 £377 +7.57% 11
Oxfordshire -8 14 £500 +42.85% 5
Buckinghamshire -5 11 £363 +45.00% 1
Berkshire -13 11 £400 +66.66% 8
West Sussex -17 7 £343 - 1
Kent 0 6 £560 +17.89%
Middlesex +7 2 £300 -25.00% 1
East Sussex -10 2 £400 - 1
PL/SQL
England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 312 (99.36%) SQL
2 270 (85.99%) Oracle
3 130 (41.40%) Oracle Database
4 86 (27.39%) Java
5 73 (23.25%) UNIX
6 62 (19.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 61 (19.43%) Security Cleared
8 58 (18.47%) SC Cleared
9 54 (17.20%) WebLogic
10 52 (16.56%) Finance
11 49 (15.61%) Shell Script
11 49 (15.61%) .NET
12 47 (14.97%) Telecoms
13 44 (14.01%) Oracle Reports
14 43 (13.69%) XML
14 43 (13.69%) Business Intelligence
15 42 (13.38%) C#
15 42 (13.38%) Performance Tuning
16 41 (13.06%) ETL
17 37 (11.78%) Oracle Database 10g
17 37 (11.78%) JavaScript
17 37 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
18 36 (11.46%) Data Warehouse
19 35 (11.15%) Web Services
20 34 (10.83%) SQL Server
21 33 (10.51%) Linux
21 33 (10.51%) Oracle EBS R12
22 32 (10.19%) Data Analysis
23 31 (9.87%) Software Engineering
24 30 (9.55%) Oracle EBS

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 54 (17.20%) WebLogic
2 13 (4.14%) Oracle 10gAS
3 12 (3.82%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.18%) WebSphere
5 9 (2.87%) JBoss
6 7 (2.23%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (0.64%) IIS
7 2 (0.64%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.32%) CMS
8 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.32%) Documentum
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.32%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (3.82%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.55%) MS Office
3 3 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 33 (10.51%) Oracle EBS R12
2 30 (9.55%) Oracle EBS
3 25 (7.96%) Oracle Applications
4 10 (3.18%) Oracle Financials
5 8 (2.55%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (2.55%) Oracle General Ledger
5 8 (2.55%) Oracle Assets
5 8 (2.55%) Oracle Utilities
6 6 (1.91%) Oracle Cash Management
7 5 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (1.59%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (1.27%) BusinessWorks
8 4 (1.27%) TIBCO iProcess
8 4 (1.27%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.96%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 1 (0.32%) HFM
10 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.96%) SaaS
2 1 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.55%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.91%) LDAP
3 5 (1.59%) SMS
3 5 (1.59%) HTTP
4 4 (1.27%) GPRS
4 4 (1.27%) Firewall
5 3 (0.96%) MPLS
5 3 (0.96%) DNS
5 3 (0.96%) SAN
5 3 (0.96%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.96%) SDH
5 3 (0.96%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.64%) GSM
6 2 (0.64%) UMTS
6 2 (0.64%) Internet
6 2 (0.64%) LTE
7 1 (0.32%) Network Security
7 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (41.40%) Oracle Database
2 62 (19.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 44 (14.01%) Oracle Reports
4 37 (11.78%) Oracle Database 10g
5 36 (11.46%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (10.83%) SQL Server
7 23 (7.32%) Relational Database
8 16 (5.10%) Oracle BI EE
9 15 (4.78%) RDBMS
10 14 (4.46%) Oracle Discoverer
11 11 (3.50%) SQLPlus
12 8 (2.55%) Oracle ODI
13 7 (2.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 7 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (2.23%) PowerCenter
13 7 (2.23%) Oracle9i Database
14 6 (1.91%) Crystal Reports
14 6 (1.91%) Oracle Database 12c
14 6 (1.91%) SAP Data Services
15 5 (1.59%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 23 (7.32%) Oracle Forms
2 14 (4.46%) Toad
3 12 (3.82%) Subversion
4 11 (3.50%) Maven
4 11 (3.50%) Oracle APEX
5 10 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (3.18%) Visual Studio
6 9 (2.87%) Hudson
6 9 (2.87%) MSBuild
6 9 (2.87%) SoapUI
7 7 (2.23%) Git (software)
7 7 (2.23%) Ant
8 6 (1.91%) JUnit
8 6 (1.91%) ProC
8 6 (1.91%) NUnit
8 6 (1.91%) CruiseControl
8 6 (1.91%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.91%) Rhino Mocks
8 6 (1.91%) Moq
8 6 (1.91%) Selenium
General
1 52 (16.56%) Finance
2 47 (14.97%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.46%) Banking
4 5 (1.59%) Billing
4 5 (1.59%) Marketing
5 4 (1.27%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.96%) Retail
7 2 (0.64%) Military
8 1 (0.32%) Publishing
8 1 (0.32%) Legal
8 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.32%) Electronics
8 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.32%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 133 (42.36%) Developer
2 77 (24.52%) Analyst
3 41 (13.06%) Oracle Developer
4 31 (9.87%) Java Developer
5 30 (9.55%) DBA
6 25 (7.96%) Programmer
7 23 (7.32%) Oracle DBA
8 22 (7.01%) .NET Developer
9 21 (6.69%) Analyst Programmer
10 20 (6.37%) Data Analyst
11 19 (6.05%) PL/SQL Developer
11 19 (6.05%) Consultant
12 18 (5.73%) Designer
13 15 (4.78%) Test Analyst
14 13 (4.14%) C# Developer
15 12 (3.82%) Architect
16 11 (3.50%) Systems Analyst
16 11 (3.50%) Senior Developer
17 10 (3.18%) Administrator
17 10 (3.18%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (15.61%) .NET
2 43 (13.69%) XML
3 35 (11.15%) Web Services
4 29 (9.24%) ASP.NET
4 29 (9.24%) Spring
5 24 (7.64%) SOAP
6 23 (7.32%) JSF
6 23 (7.32%) Hibernate
7 22 (7.01%) Java EE
8 19 (6.05%) Oracle Fusion
8 19 (6.05%) ICEfaces
9 17 (5.41%) Middleware
10 15 (4.78%) J2EE
11 12 (3.82%) jQuery
11 12 (3.82%) WCF
12 11 (3.50%) RESTful
12 11 (3.50%) CSS
12 11 (3.50%) Ajax
13 10 (3.18%) .NET Framework
13 10 (3.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (2.55%) Statistics
3 5 (1.59%) Data Extraction
4 4 (1.27%) Replication
5 3 (0.96%) HACMP
5 3 (0.96%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.64%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.64%) Equities
6 2 (0.64%) Cryptography
6 2 (0.64%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.64%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.64%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.32%) Open Source
7 1 (0.32%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.32%) PKI
7 1 (0.32%) DTV
7 1 (0.32%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 73 (23.25%) UNIX
2 33 (10.51%) Linux
3 23 (7.32%) Windows
4 16 (5.10%) HPUX
5 9 (2.87%) AIX
5 9 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (13.69%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (13.38%) Performance Tuning
3 41 (13.06%) ETL
4 32 (10.19%) Data Analysis
5 31 (9.87%) Software Engineering
6 29 (9.24%) Data Modelling
7 23 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (6.69%) Migration
9 19 (6.05%) TDD
9 19 (6.05%) Project Management
10 18 (5.73%) E-Commerce
10 18 (5.73%) Business Analysis
11 16 (5.10%) Load Balancing
12 15 (4.78%) SOA
12 15 (4.78%) Scrum
12 15 (4.78%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (4.46%) OO
13 14 (4.46%) Dimensional Modelling
14 13 (4.14%) Configuration Management
14 13 (4.14%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 312 (99.36%) SQL
2 86 (27.39%) Java
3 49 (15.61%) Shell Script
4 42 (13.38%) C#
5 37 (11.78%) JavaScript
6 23 (7.32%) Perl
7 16 (5.10%) VBA
8 14 (4.46%) VB.NET
9 11 (3.50%) VB
10 9 (2.87%) Delphi
11 8 (2.55%) C
12 7 (2.23%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.23%) Python
13 6 (1.91%) C++
13 6 (1.91%) Korn
14 5 (1.59%) Jython
14 5 (1.59%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.27%) VB6
16 2 (0.64%) PeopleCode
16 2 (0.64%) MapBasic
Qualifications
1 61 (19.43%) Security Cleared
2 58 (18.47%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.55%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.23%) Degree
4 7 (2.23%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.96%) ISEB
7 1 (0.32%) Siebel Certification
7 1 (0.32%) OCP
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.32%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.96%) SLA
1 3 (0.96%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.32%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (7.64%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.59%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.96%) vSphere
3 3 (0.96%) OCFS2
4 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 28 (8.92%) Oracle RMAN
2 20 (6.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 12 (3.82%) Data Guard
4 8 (2.55%) Control-M
5 7 (2.23%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (1.27%) Oracle Flashback
8 2 (0.64%) Ansible
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.32%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 270 (85.99%) Oracle
2 27 (8.60%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.10%) HP
4 12 (3.82%) Informatica
5 11 (3.50%) Business Objects
6 8 (2.55%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.91%) IBM
7 6 (1.91%) Remedy
7 6 (1.91%) ComArch
8 5 (1.59%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.27%) VMware
9 4 (1.27%) BEA
10 3 (0.96%) BMC
10 3 (0.96%) Dell
10 3 (0.96%) EMC
10 3 (0.96%) Sun
10 3 (0.96%) MetaSolv
10 3 (0.96%) Infragistics
10 3 (0.96%) Cramer
10 3 (0.96%) NetApp
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