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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 40 62 42
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -20
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 20 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.27% 0.81% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.46% 2.21% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 2
Average daily rate
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£349 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £355 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £395 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%
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
268 226 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 43.86% 36.45% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 168 84
Average daily rate £335 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 1
Average hourly rate £17.15 £20.13 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.78% -63.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

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 30 July 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 30 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
Cardiff - 14 £308 -
Bridgend +5 5 £450 +12.50% 1
PL/SQL
Wales

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 46 (100.00%) SQL
2 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (54.35%) Security Cleared
4 23 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 22 (47.83%) Oracle
6 19 (41.30%) Java
7 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
8 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
9 12 (26.09%) Hibernate
9 12 (26.09%) XML
9 12 (26.09%) Spring
9 12 (26.09%) Unit Testing
10 11 (23.91%) Oracle Database
10 11 (23.91%) Oracle9i Database
11 10 (21.74%) SOAP
11 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
11 10 (21.74%) Maven
12 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
12 9 (19.57%) LINQ
12 9 (19.57%) .NET
12 9 (19.57%) C#
12 9 (19.57%) Toad
12 9 (19.57%) Scrum
12 9 (19.57%) ETL
13 8 (17.39%) SQLPlus
13 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
13 8 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (17.39%) Windows
13 8 (17.39%) DB2

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (10.87%) Confluence
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.91%) Oracle9i Database
2 11 (23.91%) Oracle Database
3 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (17.39%) DB2
3 8 (17.39%) SQLPlus
4 6 (13.04%) RDBMS
4 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
5 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
5 5 (10.87%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Maven
1 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
2 9 (19.57%) Toad
3 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (15.22%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (13.04%) Hudson
6 5 (10.87%) SoapUI
6 5 (10.87%) Subversion
6 5 (10.87%) JIRA
6 5 (10.87%) Selenium
6 5 (10.87%) Spock
6 5 (10.87%) Geb
7 4 (8.70%) JUnit
8 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
8 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (6.52%) MSBuild
9 1 (2.17%) Rational Application Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Apache Continuum
9 1 (2.17%) JDeveloper
9 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (60.87%) Developer
2 16 (34.78%) Java Developer
3 11 (23.91%) Tester
4 6 (13.04%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Team Leader
5 5 (10.87%) Java Team Leader
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Tester
7 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.35%) AWS Developer
9 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.17%) MicroStrategy Consultant
9 1 (2.17%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) XML
1 12 (26.09%) Hibernate
1 12 (26.09%) Spring
2 10 (21.74%) SOAP
3 9 (19.57%) .NET
3 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
3 9 (19.57%) LINQ
4 8 (17.39%) Entity Framework
4 8 (17.39%) WCF
5 6 (13.04%) XML Messaging
5 6 (13.04%) Web Services
5 6 (13.04%) HTML
6 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
6 5 (10.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (10.87%) J2EE
6 5 (10.87%) CSS
6 5 (10.87%) XSLT
6 5 (10.87%) WinForms
6 5 (10.87%) JSF
7 3 (6.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) UNIX
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.09%) Unit Testing
3 9 (19.57%) Scrum
3 9 (19.57%) ETL
4 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (17.39%) Data Management
5 7 (15.22%) Automated Testing
5 7 (15.22%) OOP
6 5 (10.87%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (10.87%) OO
6 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
6 5 (10.87%) RUP
6 5 (10.87%) DSDM
6 5 (10.87%) Use Case
6 5 (10.87%) Release Management
6 5 (10.87%) Test Management
6 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.87%) Test Automation
6 5 (10.87%) Open Source
6 5 (10.87%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (41.30%) Java
3 9 (19.57%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) COBOL
4 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (54.35%) Security Cleared
2 23 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) ISTQB
4 4 (8.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) HL7
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) Oracle
2 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.87%) HP
3 5 (10.87%) Twitter
4 3 (6.52%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.17%) Micro Focus
5 1 (2.17%) IBM