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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 118 107 96
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 151 154 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.65% 1.73% 1.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.77% 5.33% 5.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 98 82
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£400 £350 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £287 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £371
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -5.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £50.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £46.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-24.73% +9.41%
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
3165 2887 2851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.63% 32.35% 33.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1991 1576 1443
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 98 184
Average hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.75 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +1 47 £400 +20.30% 6
Hampshire -22 25 £420 +20.00% 6
West Sussex +3 14 £343 +15.12% 2
Oxfordshire -8 14 £463 +19.35% 5
Berkshire +13 11 £400 -14.89% 4
Buckinghamshire -21 8 £381 -15.27% 3
Kent +2 7 - - 1
M4 Corridor 0 1 £325 -
East Sussex -13 1 £325 -18.75%
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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
2 255 (80.95%) Oracle
3 137 (43.49%) Oracle Database
4 90 (28.57%) Java
4 90 (28.57%) UNIX
5 86 (27.30%) XML
6 78 (24.76%) Security Cleared
7 77 (24.44%) SC Cleared
8 73 (23.17%) Oracle Database 11g
9 69 (21.90%) Shell Script
10 58 (18.41%) Oracle Database 10g
11 52 (16.51%) .NET
12 48 (15.24%) JavaScript
13 45 (14.29%) Perl
13 45 (14.29%) SOAP
14 43 (13.65%) Finance
15 42 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
15 42 (13.33%) Data Modelling
16 41 (13.02%) WebLogic
16 41 (13.02%) Telecoms
17 40 (12.70%) Oracle Forms
18 38 (12.06%) System Testing
18 38 (12.06%) Agile Software Development
18 38 (12.06%) Data Analysis
19 37 (11.75%) C#
19 37 (11.75%) HP
20 36 (11.43%) ETL
20 36 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
21 35 (11.11%) SoapUI
22 34 (10.79%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 41 (13.02%) WebLogic
2 9 (2.86%) Oracle 10gAS
3 8 (2.54%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (2.54%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.27%) Documentum
4 4 (1.27%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (0.95%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.63%) JBoss
7 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.32%) LiveCycle
7 1 (0.32%) JCAPS
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.32%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.32%) CMS
7 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.32%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) MS Project
3 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 28 (8.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 27 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (5.40%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (2.22%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (2.22%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (1.90%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (1.59%) Adobe Campaign
6 5 (1.59%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (1.27%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (1.27%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 3 (0.95%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.95%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.95%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.32%) TIBCO iProcess
9 1 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.32%) SAP PSCD
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.95%) Google Analytics
1 3 (0.95%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.95%) LDAP
3 2 (0.63%) GSM
3 2 (0.63%) UMTS
3 2 (0.63%) FTP
3 2 (0.63%) Internet
3 2 (0.63%) SSH
3 2 (0.63%) LTE
4 1 (0.32%) SSL
4 1 (0.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (43.49%) Oracle Database
2 73 (23.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 58 (18.41%) Oracle Database 10g
4 42 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (10.48%) Oracle Reports
6 27 (8.57%) SQL Server
7 25 (7.94%) Oracle BI EE
8 24 (7.62%) Oracle9i Database
9 14 (4.44%) Oracle Discoverer
10 9 (2.86%) PowerCenter
10 9 (2.86%) Relational Database
11 7 (2.22%) Oracle OWB
11 7 (2.22%) Data Mart
12 6 (1.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 6 (1.90%) SAP Data Services
12 6 (1.90%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (1.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 40 (12.70%) Oracle Forms
2 35 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 14 (4.44%) Maven
4 13 (4.13%) Oracle APEX
5 11 (3.49%) Visual Studio
6 10 (3.17%) JUnit
6 10 (3.17%) Git (software)
7 9 (2.86%) Subversion
7 9 (2.86%) Gerrit
7 9 (2.86%) Jenkins
7 9 (2.86%) Selenium
8 8 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (2.22%) Ant
10 6 (1.90%) Hudson
10 6 (1.90%) MSBuild
11 5 (1.59%) CA Gen
11 5 (1.59%) Toad
11 5 (1.59%) ProC
12 4 (1.27%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.95%) NetAdvantage
General
1 43 (13.65%) Finance
2 41 (13.02%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.49%) Banking
3 11 (3.49%) Marketing
4 8 (2.54%) Billing
5 3 (0.95%) Retail
6 2 (0.63%) Military
6 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.32%) Korean Language
7 1 (0.32%) Publishing
7 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 161 (51.11%) Developer
2 78 (24.76%) Analyst
3 64 (20.32%) Oracle Developer
4 35 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 32 (10.16%) Test Analyst
6 22 (6.98%) .NET Developer
7 21 (6.67%) Data Analyst
8 20 (6.35%) DBA
9 19 (6.03%) Architect
10 17 (5.40%) PL/SQL Developer
11 16 (5.08%) C# Developer
12 14 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
13 13 (4.13%) Oracle DBA
13 13 (4.13%) Programmer
13 13 (4.13%) Senior Analyst
14 12 (3.81%) Senior Test Analyst
15 11 (3.49%) OBIEE Developer
16 10 (3.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 10 (3.17%) Database Developer
16 10 (3.17%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (27.30%) XML
2 52 (16.51%) .NET
3 45 (14.29%) SOAP
4 34 (10.79%) ASP.NET
5 31 (9.84%) XML Messaging
6 29 (9.21%) Spring
7 28 (8.89%) Web Services
8 26 (8.25%) Java EE
9 22 (6.98%) Hibernate
10 21 (6.67%) JSF
11 18 (5.71%) HTML
11 18 (5.71%) J2EE
11 18 (5.71%) Oracle Fusion
12 17 (5.40%) ICEfaces
13 16 (5.08%) Middleware
14 15 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (4.44%) .NET Framework
16 11 (3.49%) CSS
17 10 (3.17%) JSON
17 10 (3.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 6 (1.90%) Statistics
4 5 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.59%) Data Extraction
5 4 (1.27%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.63%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.63%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.63%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.63%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.63%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.63%) W3C
7 1 (0.32%) DTV
7 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.32%) Replication
7 1 (0.32%) Clustering
7 1 (0.32%) PKI
7 1 (0.32%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 90 (28.57%) UNIX
2 24 (7.62%) Linux
3 22 (6.98%) Windows
4 12 (3.81%) HPUX
5 8 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.27%) Solaris
7 4 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.95%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.63%) AIX
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (13.33%) Data Modelling
2 38 (12.06%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (12.06%) Data Analysis
2 38 (12.06%) System Testing
3 36 (11.43%) ETL
3 36 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
4 34 (10.79%) Business Analysis
5 33 (10.48%) Test Management
6 31 (9.84%) Use Case
7 27 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
8 23 (7.30%) Project Management
9 22 (6.98%) E-Commerce
9 22 (6.98%) Migration
10 20 (6.35%) Software Engineering
11 18 (5.71%) Test Scripting
11 18 (5.71%) Validation
11 18 (5.71%) SOA
11 18 (5.71%) Configuration Management
11 18 (5.71%) Test Planning
12 16 (5.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 312 (99.05%) SQL
2 90 (28.57%) Java
3 69 (21.90%) Shell Script
4 48 (15.24%) JavaScript
5 45 (14.29%) Perl
6 37 (11.75%) C#
7 20 (6.35%) VB.NET
8 13 (4.13%) VBA
9 8 (2.54%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.22%) C
10 7 (2.22%) Delphi
11 6 (1.90%) VBScript
11 6 (1.90%) VB
12 5 (1.59%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.59%) Python
12 5 (1.59%) Jython
13 4 (1.27%) Korn
13 4 (1.27%) C++
14 2 (0.63%) PHP
14 2 (0.63%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 78 (24.76%) Security Cleared
2 77 (24.44%) SC Cleared
3 21 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.54%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.59%) Degree
5 5 (1.59%) ISEB
6 4 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.32%) Siebel Certification
8 1 (0.32%) OCP
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.32%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.32%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.63%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.32%) SLA
2 1 (0.32%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.95%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 32 (10.16%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (6.03%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (3.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (2.86%) Control-M
5 7 (2.22%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.63%) Ansible
7 1 (0.32%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 255 (80.95%) Oracle
2 37 (11.75%) HP
3 24 (7.62%) Microsoft
4 22 (6.98%) Business Objects
5 18 (5.71%) Informatica
6 8 (2.54%) Adobe
6 8 (2.54%) webMethods
7 6 (1.90%) BEA
8 5 (1.59%) Aprimo
8 5 (1.59%) Pega
8 5 (1.59%) Tableau
8 5 (1.59%) Eloqua
9 4 (1.27%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.27%) SAP
10 3 (0.95%) Siebel
10 3 (0.95%) Remedy
10 3 (0.95%) Infragistics
10 3 (0.95%) VMware
10 3 (0.95%) Serena
10 3 (0.95%) Teradata
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