The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 68 86 63
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 79 34 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.42% 1.44% 2.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.63% 4.22% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 18 52
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£443 £313 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.60% -24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £394 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 3
Average hourly rate £47.50 £30.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £44.38
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -21.12%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1192 806 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 36.49% 34.17% 40.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 506 592
Average daily rate £375 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 62 94
Average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% -14.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £19.30 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in the South West

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Gloucestershire +11 34 £458 +52.50%
Bristol -3 21 £356 +14.00% 2
Devon -4 10 - -
Dorset +1 4 £438 +48.30% 1
Somerset -5 4 £325 -56.66% 1
Wiltshire -20 3 - - 2
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

1 143 (100.00%) SQL
2 123 (86.01%) Oracle
3 75 (52.45%) Oracle Database
4 53 (37.06%) Security Cleared
5 37 (25.87%) Business Intelligence
6 36 (25.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 35 (24.48%) DV Cleared
8 33 (23.08%) Oracle APEX
9 30 (20.98%) Data Warehouse
10 28 (19.58%) Java
10 28 (19.58%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (17.48%) UNIX
11 25 (17.48%) Oracle Database 10g
12 24 (16.78%) Finance
13 20 (13.99%) Oracle BI EE
14 19 (13.29%) Microsoft
14 19 (13.29%) OO
14 19 (13.29%) Oracle Reports
14 19 (13.29%) .NET
15 18 (12.59%) C#
15 18 (12.59%) Perl
15 18 (12.59%) ETL
15 18 (12.59%) Release Management
16 17 (11.89%) Performance Tuning
17 16 (11.19%) Git (software)
18 14 (9.79%) SC Cleared
18 14 (9.79%) Subversion
19 13 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
19 13 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
19 13 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 7 (4.90%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (2.10%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.10%) LiveCycle
3 1 (0.70%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (4.90%) MS Office
2 6 (4.20%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (6.29%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (4.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (2.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (2.10%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.40%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (1.40%) Summit
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Manufacturing
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.70%) Cordys
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.80%) SAN
2 1 (0.70%) Internet
2 1 (0.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (52.45%) Oracle Database
2 36 (25.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 30 (20.98%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (17.48%) Oracle Database 10g
5 20 (13.99%) Oracle BI EE
6 19 (13.29%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
8 11 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
9 9 (6.29%) SQL Server
10 8 (5.59%) MS Access
11 7 (4.90%) Oracle OWB
11 7 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (4.90%) RDBMS
11 7 (4.90%) Relational Database
12 6 (4.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (3.50%) PowerCenter
13 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (3.50%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 33 (23.08%) Oracle APEX
2 16 (11.19%) Git (software)
3 14 (9.79%) Subversion
4 13 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 12 (8.39%) ClearCase
6 9 (6.29%) PVCS
7 8 (5.59%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (3.50%) Maven
8 5 (3.50%) JIRA
8 5 (3.50%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (2.10%) IntelliJ
10 3 (2.10%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.10%) Jenkins
10 3 (2.10%) Spock
11 1 (0.70%) Toad
11 1 (0.70%) JDeveloper
11 1 (0.70%) Ant
11 1 (0.70%) JUnit
11 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
General
1 24 (16.78%) Finance
2 8 (5.59%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.20%) Banking
3 6 (4.20%) Electronics
3 6 (4.20%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.20%) Marketing
4 2 (1.40%) Retail
5 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (66.43%) Developer
2 49 (34.27%) Oracle Developer
3 11 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 11 (7.69%) C++ Developer
3 11 (7.69%) Consultant
4 10 (6.99%) Analyst
4 10 (6.99%) DBA
4 10 (6.99%) Senior Developer
4 10 (6.99%) Oracle DBA
5 9 (6.29%) SQL Developer
5 9 (6.29%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 8 (5.59%) Programmer
7 7 (4.90%) Oracle Consultant
7 7 (4.90%) PL/SQL Developer
8 6 (4.20%) OBIEE Developer
9 5 (3.50%) Informatica Developer
9 5 (3.50%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 5 (3.50%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (3.50%) Software Engineer
9 5 (3.50%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.29%) .NET
2 12 (8.39%) XML
2 12 (8.39%) HTML
2 12 (8.39%) jQuery
3 11 (7.69%) CSS
4 10 (6.99%) ASP.NET
4 10 (6.99%) Web Services
5 9 (6.29%) Middleware
5 9 (6.29%) Oracle Fusion
5 9 (6.29%) J2EE
6 8 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (5.59%) Spring
7 5 (3.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 4 (2.80%) JSON
9 3 (2.10%) RESTful
9 3 (2.10%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (2.10%) Apache Camel
10 2 (1.40%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.40%) Struts
10 2 (1.40%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.20%) DTV
3 3 (2.10%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.10%) Open Source
3 3 (2.10%) Linked Data
3 3 (2.10%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.70%) Replication
4 1 (0.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.48%) UNIX
2 12 (8.39%) Linux
3 4 (2.80%) Windows
4 2 (1.40%) Solaris
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.87%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (19.58%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (13.29%) OO
4 18 (12.59%) ETL
4 18 (12.59%) Release Management
5 17 (11.89%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (8.39%) ITIL
8 11 (7.69%) Validation
9 9 (6.29%) Software Engineering
10 8 (5.59%) Migration
11 7 (4.90%) TDD
11 7 (4.90%) Workflow
11 7 (4.90%) PRINCE2
11 7 (4.90%) Data Validation
12 6 (4.20%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (4.20%) Regression Testing
12 6 (4.20%) Scrum
12 6 (4.20%) Programme Management
13 5 (3.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (100.00%) SQL
2 28 (19.58%) Java
3 18 (12.59%) C#
3 18 (12.59%) Perl
4 13 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 12 (8.39%) C++
5 12 (8.39%) Python
5 12 (8.39%) Shell Script
5 12 (8.39%) Ruby
6 10 (6.99%) VB.NET
7 9 (6.29%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.50%) VBA
8 5 (3.50%) VB
9 4 (2.80%) VB6
10 3 (2.10%) Groovy
11 2 (1.40%) XPath
11 2 (1.40%) PHP
11 2 (1.40%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.70%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 53 (37.06%) Security Cleared
2 35 (24.48%) DV Cleared
3 14 (9.79%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.50%) Degree
5 3 (2.10%) Siebel Certification
6 2 (1.40%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.10%) Solvency II
2 2 (1.40%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.40%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.70%) COBIT
3 1 (0.70%) QA
3 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (4.20%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (4.20%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (4.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (4.20%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 123 (86.01%) Oracle
2 19 (13.29%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.39%) Informatica
4 7 (4.90%) Business Objects
5 6 (4.20%) SAP
6 5 (3.50%) Siebel
7 4 (2.80%) Greenplum
7 4 (2.80%) Netezza
8 3 (2.10%) Cognos
8 3 (2.10%) Adobe
8 3 (2.10%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.40%) Zend
10 1 (0.70%) VMware
Somerset
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 23-38 Per Hour
Posted: 23 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago