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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 37 51 59
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 12 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.54% 2.71% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.53% 5.56% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 4
Median daily rate £388 £305 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.04% -18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £283 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £344 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -22.22%
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
217 288 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 45.88% 48.81% 36.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 218 162
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
Median hourly rate £14.25 £17.50 £20.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.59 £16.34 £14.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £17.50 £28.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing PL/SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -1 6 £400 +32.23% 1
Newport - 4 - -
Bridgend -2 1 £375 -12.79% 1
PL/SQL
Wales

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 26 (100.00%) SQL
2 25 (96.15%) Oracle
2 25 (96.15%) Oracle Database
3 15 (57.69%) .NET
4 14 (53.85%) C#
4 14 (53.85%) RDBMS
4 14 (53.85%) Relational Database
5 13 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
5 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (46.15%) WinForms
6 12 (46.15%) Oracle9i Database
7 11 (42.31%) .NET Framework
8 10 (38.46%) LINQ
8 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
8 10 (38.46%) Windows
8 10 (38.46%) OOP
8 10 (38.46%) Entity Framework
9 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
10 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database 12c
11 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
12 6 (23.08%) Java
12 6 (23.08%) WCF
12 6 (23.08%) Scrum
12 6 (23.08%) Maven
13 5 (19.23%) UML
13 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
13 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
14 4 (15.38%) NHS

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
1 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
1 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
1 2 (7.69%) SSH
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (96.15%) Oracle Database
2 14 (53.85%) RDBMS
2 14 (53.85%) Relational Database
3 13 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle9i Database
5 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
7 2 (7.69%) MySQL
8 1 (3.85%) Base SAS
8 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
8 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.85%) OLAP
8 1 (3.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (3.85%) SAS EBI
8 1 (3.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
4 6 (23.08%) Maven
5 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
6 4 (15.38%) Ant
7 2 (7.69%) IntelliJ
7 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
7 2 (7.69%) JUnit
7 2 (7.69%) MSBuild
7 2 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Back Office
3 2 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Software Developer
3 6 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (15.38%) DBA
5 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) CRM Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL Developer
7 2 (7.69%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) WinForms
3 11 (42.31%) .NET Framework
4 10 (38.46%) Entity Framework
4 10 (38.46%) LINQ
5 6 (23.08%) WCF
6 4 (15.38%) Ajax
6 4 (15.38%) CSS
6 4 (15.38%) Facelets
6 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
6 4 (15.38%) HTML
6 4 (15.38%) J2EE
6 4 (15.38%) JPA
6 4 (15.38%) JSF
6 4 (15.38%) PrimeFaces
6 4 (15.38%) Spring
6 4 (15.38%) Web Services
6 4 (15.38%) XHTML
6 4 (15.38%) XML
7 3 (11.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) NHS
2 2 (7.69%) Cryptography
2 2 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) AIX
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) OOP
2 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
3 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 5 (19.23%) UML
5 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.54%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (11.54%) OOD
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (11.54%) Use Case
6 2 (7.69%) Coaching
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) CRM
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) MVC
6 2 (7.69%) MVVM
6 2 (7.69%) Project Governance
6 2 (7.69%) SDLC
7 1 (3.85%) Data Security
7 1 (3.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (53.85%) C#
3 6 (23.08%) Java
4 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
5 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.69%) Perl
6 2 (7.69%) PHP
6 2 (7.69%) Python
6 2 (7.69%) VB
7 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Ansible
1 2 (7.69%) yum
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) IBM
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.69%) VMware