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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 80 89 51
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -38
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 67 47 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.09% 1.53% 3.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.23% 4.07% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 24 38
Average daily rate
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£368 £360 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -5.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £215 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.90% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -14.28%
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
1280 1156 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.00% 37.68% 33.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 859 760 447
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 47 42
Average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.10% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.03 £20.06 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 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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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
Gloucestershire +10 28 £408 -9.94% 4
Wiltshire +16 17 £325 - 2
Bristol -4 7 £314 -10.35% 1
Dorset -1 4 £300 -37.82% 2
Somerset -1 4 - - 1
Devon -6 1 £375 +87.50% 4
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 124 (100.00%) SQL
2 110 (88.71%) Oracle
3 60 (48.39%) Oracle Database
4 40 (32.26%) Security Cleared
5 34 (27.42%) Java
6 33 (26.61%) Oracle Forms
7 31 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (23.39%) .NET
9 28 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
9 28 (22.58%) UNIX
9 28 (22.58%) Oracle Database 11g
10 26 (20.97%) Oracle Database 10g
11 25 (20.16%) DV Cleared
12 24 (19.35%) SQL Server
12 24 (19.35%) C#
13 20 (16.13%) Finance
14 18 (14.52%) Oracle ODI
15 17 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (13.71%) Oracle APEX
15 17 (13.71%) Oracle Reports
16 16 (12.90%) ASP.NET
16 16 (12.90%) Microsoft
17 15 (12.10%) Shell Script
17 15 (12.10%) HTML
17 15 (12.10%) SC Cleared
18 14 (11.29%) Performance Tuning
18 14 (11.29%) Migration
19 13 (10.48%) BusinessObjects
19 13 (10.48%) VB.NET
19 13 (10.48%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (8.06%) SAS
2 3 (2.42%) JBoss
2 3 (2.42%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.81%) LiveCycle
3 1 (0.81%) Confluence
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (6.45%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (5.65%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.81%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (48.39%) Oracle Database
2 28 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (22.58%) Oracle Database 11g
3 26 (20.97%) Oracle Database 10g
4 24 (19.35%) SQL Server
5 18 (14.52%) Oracle ODI
6 17 (13.71%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (10.48%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (9.68%) Oracle9i Database
9 9 (7.26%) Oracle BI EE
9 9 (7.26%) BusinessObjects XI
10 8 (6.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 8 (6.45%) MongoDB
11 7 (5.65%) Relational Database
12 5 (4.03%) MySQL
12 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (3.23%) Oracle8/8i Database
14 3 (2.42%) PowerCenter
14 3 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (26.61%) Oracle Forms
2 17 (13.71%) Oracle APEX
3 8 (6.45%) JIRA
4 7 (5.65%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.84%) Toad
6 4 (3.23%) Subversion
6 4 (3.23%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.42%) JUnit
7 3 (2.42%) Hudson
8 2 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.61%) Maven
9 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.81%) JMeter
9 1 (0.81%) NUnit
9 1 (0.81%) JBehave
9 1 (0.81%) MSTest
9 1 (0.81%) Mockito
9 1 (0.81%) Selenium
General
1 20 (16.13%) Finance
2 5 (4.03%) Banking
3 3 (2.42%) Retail
4 2 (1.61%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.61%) Marketing
4 2 (1.61%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.61%) Electronics
4 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.81%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 96 (77.42%) Developer
2 51 (41.13%) Oracle Developer
3 27 (21.77%) SQL Developer
4 22 (17.74%) PL/SQL Developer
5 14 (11.29%) Analyst
6 13 (10.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 12 (9.68%) Oracle Analyst
8 11 (8.87%) Analyst Developer
9 9 (7.26%) DBA
9 9 (7.26%) Oracle DBA
10 7 (5.65%) ETL Developer
11 6 (4.84%) Software Engineer
12 5 (4.03%) Java Developer
12 5 (4.03%) Senior Developer
12 5 (4.03%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 5 (4.03%) Senior Oracle Developer
13 4 (3.23%) Database Developer
13 4 (3.23%) Oracle Applications DBA
13 4 (3.23%) Programmer
13 4 (3.23%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (23.39%) .NET
2 16 (12.90%) ASP.NET
3 15 (12.10%) HTML
4 13 (10.48%) XML
5 8 (6.45%) jQuery
6 7 (5.65%) Web Services
6 7 (5.65%) SOAP
7 6 (4.84%) Java EE
7 6 (4.84%) JSON
8 5 (4.03%) Drools
8 5 (4.03%) Spring
8 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (3.23%) Hibernate
10 3 (2.42%) Apache Flex
11 2 (1.61%) Struts
11 2 (1.61%) CSS
11 2 (1.61%) JDBC
11 2 (1.61%) JSP
11 2 (1.61%) REST
11 2 (1.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.65%) Data Integration
2 5 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.42%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (2.42%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.61%) NHS
4 2 (1.61%) DTV
5 1 (0.81%) Replication
5 1 (0.81%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.58%) UNIX
2 7 (5.65%) Linux
3 4 (3.23%) Solaris
4 2 (1.61%) Windows
4 2 (1.61%) AIX
5 1 (0.81%) MVS
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (11.29%) Migration
3 14 (11.29%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (10.48%) ETL
5 12 (9.68%) Software Engineering
6 11 (8.87%) Data Modelling
7 10 (8.06%) Dimensional Modelling
7 10 (8.06%) Kimball Methodology
8 7 (5.65%) Unit Testing
8 7 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (4.84%) TDD
9 6 (4.84%) ITIL
9 6 (4.84%) OO
9 6 (4.84%) SDLC
10 5 (4.03%) ETL Development
10 5 (4.03%) Configuration Management
11 4 (3.23%) MVC
11 4 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (2.42%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 124 (100.00%) SQL
2 34 (27.42%) Java
3 24 (19.35%) C#
4 15 (12.10%) Shell Script
5 13 (10.48%) VB.NET
6 11 (8.87%) T-SQL
7 10 (8.06%) C++
8 9 (7.26%) JavaScript
9 8 (6.45%) Perl
9 8 (6.45%) Python
10 5 (4.03%) Ruby
11 4 (3.23%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.81%) Scala
12 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 25 (20.16%) DV Cleared
3 15 (12.10%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.65%) Degree
5 5 (4.03%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (3.23%) HNC
6 4 (3.23%) HND
6 4 (3.23%) BC Cleared
7 3 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (2.42%) Basel II
2 2 (1.61%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.81%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (2.42%) Puppet
2 3 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.81%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 110 (88.71%) Oracle
2 16 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.45%) Teradata
4 5 (4.03%) OpenText
5 4 (3.23%) Informatica
5 4 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.42%) SAP
7 2 (1.61%) Cognos
8 1 (0.81%) Siebel
8 1 (0.81%) IBM
8 1 (0.81%) Adobe
8 1 (0.81%) Sun
8 1 (0.81%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.81%) CODA
Swindon, Wiltshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £500 per day + .
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
Sanderson
Posted: 5 days ago