The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 33 56 46
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -10
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 35 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 5.35% 0.53% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.86% 1.40% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £360 £355
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +15.07%
PL/SQL
Wales

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 Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
295 215 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 45.11% 38.26% 35.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 167 118
Average daily rate £330 £325 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +9.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £79.25 £15.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.81% +423.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £26.65 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £131.85 £43.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Cardiff - 23 £308 - 1
Bridgend - 7 £450 - 3
Newport 0 4 £350 -
PL/SQL
Wales

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 57 (100.00%) SQL
2 39 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (56.14%) Security Cleared
4 28 (49.12%) SC Cleared
4 28 (49.12%) Java
4 28 (49.12%) Oracle
5 26 (45.61%) Spring
5 26 (45.61%) Hibernate
6 23 (40.35%) SQL Server
7 22 (38.60%) Maven
8 21 (36.84%) XML
9 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 18 (31.58%) Scrum
10 18 (31.58%) Jenkins
11 17 (29.82%) HTML
12 16 (28.07%) J2EE
12 16 (28.07%) CSS
12 16 (28.07%) SOAP
12 16 (28.07%) JSF
13 15 (26.32%) Oracle Database
14 14 (24.56%) XSLT
14 14 (24.56%) OOA/OOD
15 13 (22.81%) Unit Testing
15 13 (22.81%) Hudson
16 12 (21.05%) Open Source
16 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
16 12 (21.05%) OO
16 12 (21.05%) Web Services
16 12 (21.05%) DevOps

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 11 (19.30%) Confluence
2 4 (7.02%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.75%) JBoss
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (40.35%) SQL Server
2 15 (26.32%) Oracle Database
3 12 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (19.30%) MongoDB
4 11 (19.30%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (19.30%) NoSQL
4 11 (19.30%) Oracle9i Database
5 10 (17.54%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (17.54%) RDBMS
5 10 (17.54%) DB2
5 10 (17.54%) SQLPlus
5 10 (17.54%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (38.60%) Maven
2 18 (31.58%) Jenkins
3 13 (22.81%) Hudson
4 11 (19.30%) JIRA
4 11 (19.30%) Selenium
4 11 (19.30%) Toad
4 11 (19.30%) Subversion
4 11 (19.30%) Spock
4 11 (19.30%) Geb
5 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (12.28%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (8.77%) JUnit
7 5 (8.77%) SoapUI
8 4 (7.02%) Eclipse
8 4 (7.02%) Ant
9 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
9 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (5.26%) MSBuild
10 1 (1.75%) Rational Application Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Apache Continuum
General
1 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (68.42%) Developer
2 27 (47.37%) Java Developer
3 13 (22.81%) Tester
4 6 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Team Leader
5 5 (8.77%) Java Team Leader
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Tester
7 3 (5.26%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) AWS Developer
9 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (1.75%) MicroStrategy Consultant
9 1 (1.75%) Software Test Analyst
9 1 (1.75%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (45.61%) Hibernate
1 26 (45.61%) Spring
2 21 (36.84%) XML
3 17 (29.82%) HTML
4 16 (28.07%) JSF
4 16 (28.07%) J2EE
4 16 (28.07%) CSS
4 16 (28.07%) SOAP
5 14 (24.56%) XSLT
6 12 (21.05%) Web Services
6 12 (21.05%) AngularJS
7 11 (19.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (15.79%) .NET Framework
8 9 (15.79%) LINQ
8 9 (15.79%) .NET
9 8 (14.04%) WCF
9 8 (14.04%) Entity Framework
10 6 (10.53%) XML Messaging
11 5 (8.77%) WinForms
11 5 (8.77%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) UNIX
3 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.58%) Scrum
3 14 (24.56%) OOA/OOD
4 13 (22.81%) Unit Testing
5 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (21.05%) Open Source
5 12 (21.05%) DevOps
5 12 (21.05%) OO
6 11 (19.30%) RUP
6 11 (19.30%) DSDM
6 11 (19.30%) TDD
6 11 (19.30%) ETL
6 11 (19.30%) Configuration Management
6 11 (19.30%) Release Management
6 11 (19.30%) Test Automation
6 11 (19.30%) SDLC
7 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (17.54%) Pair Programming
7 10 (17.54%) Data Management
8 8 (14.04%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) SQL
2 28 (49.12%) Java
3 9 (15.79%) C#
4 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) COBOL
5 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (56.14%) Security Cleared
2 28 (49.12%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.77%) Sun Certification
3 5 (8.77%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) HL7
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (49.12%) Oracle
2 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (19.30%) Twitter
4 5 (8.77%) HP
5 4 (7.02%) IBM
6 3 (5.26%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.75%) Micro Focus