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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 117 101 123
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +22
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 144 155 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.54% 1.73% 1.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.67% 5.32% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 82 70
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£400 £336 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.95% -8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £240 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £52.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £52.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-31.42% +35.48%
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
3082 2913 2698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.03% 32.53% 33.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1883 1642 1365
Average daily rate £350 £338 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 107 201
Average hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.59 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 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 22 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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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 -2 42 £355 +1.42% 8
Hampshire -27 33 £328 -3.67% 7
Oxfordshire -7 16 £500 +53.84% 6
Berkshire -10 12 £438 +82.29% 10
West Sussex - 10 £343 - 3
Kent +12 9 £560 +17.89% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 8 £406 +25.00% 6
East Sussex -10 3 £325 -18.75% 2
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 (99.05%) SQL
2 270 (85.71%) Oracle
3 135 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 89 (28.25%) Java
5 72 (22.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 71 (22.54%) UNIX
7 56 (17.78%) .NET
7 56 (17.78%) Security Cleared
8 53 (16.83%) SC Cleared
9 51 (16.19%) WebLogic
10 50 (15.87%) Finance
11 48 (15.24%) XML
11 48 (15.24%) Oracle Database 10g
12 46 (14.60%) JavaScript
13 45 (14.29%) Shell Script
14 43 (13.65%) C#
15 42 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
15 42 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
16 41 (13.02%) Data Warehouse
17 40 (12.70%) ETL
18 38 (12.06%) Telecoms
19 36 (11.43%) ASP.NET
20 35 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
20 35 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
21 34 (10.79%) Data Analysis
22 33 (10.48%) Spring
22 33 (10.48%) Linux
22 33 (10.48%) Data Modelling
23 32 (10.16%) SQL Server
24 31 (9.84%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 51 (16.19%) WebLogic
2 12 (3.81%) Tomcat
3 9 (2.86%) Oracle 10gAS
3 9 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
3 9 (2.86%) JBoss
4 6 (1.90%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.32%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.32%) CMS
6 1 (0.32%) Documentum
6 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.32%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.54%) MS Office
3 3 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 29 (9.21%) Oracle EBS R12
2 28 (8.89%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (6.03%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (2.54%) Oracle Utilities
4 8 (2.54%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (1.90%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (1.90%) Oracle Cash Management
5 6 (1.90%) Oracle Assets
5 6 (1.90%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (1.59%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (1.27%) Adobe Campaign
7 4 (1.27%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (1.27%) TIBCO iProcess
8 3 (0.95%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.63%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.32%) HFM
10 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.95%) SaaS
2 2 (0.63%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.63%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.22%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.90%) LDAP
3 3 (0.95%) Firewall
3 3 (0.95%) HTTP
3 3 (0.95%) Kerberos
3 3 (0.95%) DNS
3 3 (0.95%) SAN
4 2 (0.63%) Internet
4 2 (0.63%) GPRS
4 2 (0.63%) GSM
4 2 (0.63%) SMS
4 2 (0.63%) UMTS
4 2 (0.63%) FTP
4 2 (0.63%) LTE
4 2 (0.63%) SSH
5 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 72 (22.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 48 (15.24%) Oracle Database 10g
4 42 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
5 41 (13.02%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (10.16%) SQL Server
7 21 (6.67%) Relational Database
8 20 (6.35%) Oracle BI EE
9 14 (4.44%) RDBMS
10 12 (3.81%) Oracle Discoverer
11 10 (3.17%) Oracle9i Database
11 10 (3.17%) SQLPlus
12 8 (2.54%) Oracle Database 12c
12 8 (2.54%) PowerCenter
13 7 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (1.90%) SAP Data Services
14 6 (1.90%) Data Mart
15 5 (1.59%) DataStage
15 5 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (1.59%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 25 (7.94%) Oracle Forms
2 14 (4.44%) Maven
3 11 (3.49%) Oracle APEX
4 10 (3.17%) JUnit
4 10 (3.17%) Visual Studio
4 10 (3.17%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.17%) Subversion
5 9 (2.86%) Gerrit
5 9 (2.86%) SoapUI
5 9 (2.86%) Selenium
5 9 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (2.54%) Hudson
6 8 (2.54%) MSBuild
6 8 (2.54%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.22%) Toad
7 7 (2.22%) Ant
8 5 (1.59%) NUnit
8 5 (1.59%) CruiseControl
8 5 (1.59%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (1.59%) Moq
General
1 50 (15.87%) Finance
2 38 (12.06%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.81%) Banking
4 10 (3.17%) Marketing
5 8 (2.54%) Billing
6 4 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.27%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.95%) Retail
8 2 (0.63%) Military
9 1 (0.32%) Korean Language
9 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.32%) Electronics
9 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.32%) Publishing
9 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 145 (46.03%) Developer
2 78 (24.76%) Analyst
3 53 (16.83%) Oracle Developer
4 35 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 25 (7.94%) .NET Developer
5 25 (7.94%) Programmer
6 24 (7.62%) DBA
7 22 (6.98%) Data Analyst
8 21 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
9 19 (6.03%) Oracle DBA
10 18 (5.71%) PL/SQL Developer
10 18 (5.71%) Consultant
11 17 (5.40%) Test Analyst
12 16 (5.08%) C# Developer
13 14 (4.44%) Designer
14 13 (4.13%) C# .NET Developer
15 12 (3.81%) Architect
15 12 (3.81%) Systems Analyst
16 10 (3.17%) Senior Developer
16 10 (3.17%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (17.78%) .NET
2 48 (15.24%) XML
3 36 (11.43%) ASP.NET
4 33 (10.48%) Spring
5 31 (9.84%) Web Services
6 26 (8.25%) Hibernate
7 24 (7.62%) JSF
8 22 (6.98%) SOAP
8 22 (6.98%) Java EE
9 20 (6.35%) ICEfaces
10 17 (5.40%) Oracle Fusion
10 17 (5.40%) J2EE
11 15 (4.76%) Middleware
12 13 (4.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (4.13%) HTML
13 12 (3.81%) .NET Framework
14 11 (3.49%) WCF
14 11 (3.49%) jQuery
14 11 (3.49%) RESTful
15 10 (3.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (1.59%) Statistics
2 5 (1.59%) Data Extraction
3 4 (1.27%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.27%) Computer Science
4 3 (0.95%) HACMP
4 3 (0.95%) Replication
5 2 (0.63%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.63%) Equities
5 2 (0.63%) Smart Meter
5 2 (0.63%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.32%) PKI
6 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.32%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.32%) Open Source
6 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.32%) DTV
6 1 (0.32%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 71 (22.54%) UNIX
2 33 (10.48%) Linux
3 23 (7.30%) Windows
4 12 (3.81%) HPUX
5 9 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.86%) AIX
6 7 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (0.95%) Solaris
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (12.70%) ETL
3 35 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 34 (10.79%) Data Analysis
5 33 (10.48%) Data Modelling
6 29 (9.21%) Software Engineering
7 27 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (6.98%) E-Commerce
9 21 (6.67%) Business Analysis
10 20 (6.35%) Project Management
10 20 (6.35%) System Testing
11 19 (6.03%) Migration
11 19 (6.03%) SOA
12 18 (5.71%) TDD
13 15 (4.76%) OO
14 14 (4.44%) Configuration Management
14 14 (4.44%) Scrum
15 12 (3.81%) Workflow
15 12 (3.81%) Dimensional Modelling
15 12 (3.81%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 312 (99.05%) SQL
2 89 (28.25%) Java
3 46 (14.60%) JavaScript
4 45 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 43 (13.65%) C#
6 25 (7.94%) Perl
7 19 (6.03%) VB.NET
8 16 (5.08%) VBA
9 11 (3.49%) VB
10 9 (2.86%) Delphi
11 7 (2.22%) Korn
11 7 (2.22%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.22%) C
12 6 (1.90%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.59%) Jython
13 5 (1.59%) Python
13 5 (1.59%) VBScript
13 5 (1.59%) C++
14 4 (1.27%) VB6
15 2 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 56 (17.78%) Security Cleared
2 53 (16.83%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.86%) Degree
4 8 (2.54%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.22%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.95%) ISEB
7 3 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.32%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) Siebel Certification
8 1 (0.32%) OCP
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.95%) QA
1 3 (0.95%) SLA
2 1 (0.32%) COBIT
2 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (6.03%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.59%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (0.95%) vSphere
3 3 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.95%) OCFS2
4 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (7.30%) Oracle RMAN
2 16 (5.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 11 (3.49%) Data Guard
4 8 (2.54%) Control-M
5 7 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.95%) Oracle Flashback
8 2 (0.63%) Ansible
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.32%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 270 (85.71%) Oracle
2 27 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 19 (6.03%) Business Objects
4 17 (5.40%) Informatica
5 16 (5.08%) HP
6 8 (2.54%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.90%) IBM
7 6 (1.90%) Adobe
7 6 (1.90%) ComArch
8 5 (1.59%) Remedy
8 5 (1.59%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.27%) BEA
9 4 (1.27%) VMware
9 4 (1.27%) webMethods
9 4 (1.27%) Pega
9 4 (1.27%) Eloqua
9 4 (1.27%) Tableau
9 4 (1.27%) Aprimo
10 3 (0.95%) Infragistics
10 3 (0.95%) Teradata
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