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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 92 101 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -44
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 41 42 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.37% 1.40% 3.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.73% 3.67% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 35 46
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£375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £52.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-31.42% +35.48%
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
1098 1144 747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 36.81% 38.18% 36.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 699 754 440
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 71 49
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.19 £15.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.10 £46.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Somerset - 14 £400 -
Gloucestershire -5 8 £450 +5.88% 5
Bristol -2 7 £303 -6.92% 2
Wiltshire -9 5 £329 -6.07% 2
Devon -1 4 £398 +29.26% 1
Dorset -2 2 £300 - 2
Avon - 1 - -
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 127 (100.00%) SQL
2 104 (81.89%) Oracle
3 73 (57.48%) Oracle Database
4 62 (48.82%) Security Cleared
5 38 (29.92%) Java
6 35 (27.56%) DV Cleared
7 34 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (22.83%) SQL Server
9 28 (22.05%) Oracle Database 10g
10 24 (18.90%) SC Cleared
11 22 (17.32%) Microsoft
12 21 (16.54%) Oracle Forms
12 21 (16.54%) Oracle Database 11g
13 19 (14.96%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (14.17%) Oracle EBS
14 18 (14.17%) Oracle Reports
15 17 (13.39%) UNIX
15 17 (13.39%) Data Warehouse
15 17 (13.39%) T-SQL
16 16 (12.60%) .NET
16 16 (12.60%) ETL
17 15 (11.81%) C#
17 15 (11.81%) Oracle APEX
17 15 (11.81%) Git (software)
18 14 (11.02%) OO
19 13 (10.24%) HTML
19 13 (10.24%) Web Services
19 13 (10.24%) XML
19 13 (10.24%) Subversion
20 12 (9.45%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (2.36%) LiveCycle
2 2 (1.57%) Confluence
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.79%) JCAPS
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (3.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.36%) MS Project
2 3 (2.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (14.17%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (5.51%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (3.94%) Summit
4 3 (2.36%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (1.57%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.57%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (57.48%) Oracle Database
2 29 (22.83%) SQL Server
3 28 (22.05%) Oracle Database 10g
4 21 (16.54%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (14.17%) Oracle Reports
6 17 (13.39%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (8.66%) Oracle9i Database
8 10 (7.87%) MongoDB
8 10 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (7.09%) MS Access
9 9 (7.09%) NoSQL
10 8 (6.30%) Oracle ODI
11 7 (5.51%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (5.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (5.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 6 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (4.72%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (4.72%) Oracle Discoverer
13 5 (3.94%) PowerCenter
13 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 21 (16.54%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (11.81%) Oracle APEX
2 15 (11.81%) Git (software)
3 13 (10.24%) Subversion
4 11 (8.66%) JIRA
5 10 (7.87%) Toad
6 8 (6.30%) Maven
7 6 (4.72%) Jenkins
7 6 (4.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (4.72%) ClearCase
8 5 (3.94%) IntelliJ
8 5 (3.94%) Visual Studio
8 5 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (3.94%) Cucumber
8 5 (3.94%) Spock
9 3 (2.36%) JUnit
10 2 (1.57%) PVCS
11 1 (0.79%) JMeter
11 1 (0.79%) NUnit
11 1 (0.79%) Selenium
General
1 9 (7.09%) Finance
2 1 (0.79%) Back Office
2 1 (0.79%) Electronics
2 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.79%) Banking
2 1 (0.79%) Retail
2 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 87 (68.50%) Developer
2 44 (34.65%) Oracle Developer
3 21 (16.54%) SQL Developer
4 19 (14.96%) Analyst
4 19 (14.96%) DBA
4 19 (14.96%) Oracle DBA
5 13 (10.24%) PL/SQL Developer
6 12 (9.45%) Analyst Developer
7 11 (8.66%) Oracle Analyst
8 10 (7.87%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 10 (7.87%) Senior Developer
9 8 (6.30%) ETL Developer
9 8 (6.30%) Database Developer
9 8 (6.30%) Java Developer
10 7 (5.51%) Programmer
11 6 (4.72%) Analyst Programmer
12 5 (3.94%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 5 (3.94%) Informatica Developer
12 5 (3.94%) OBIEE Developer
13 4 (3.15%) Informatica ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.60%) .NET
2 13 (10.24%) HTML
2 13 (10.24%) Web Services
2 13 (10.24%) XML
3 12 (9.45%) ASP.NET
4 7 (5.51%) jQuery
4 7 (5.51%) RESTful
5 6 (4.72%) Spring
5 6 (4.72%) CSS
6 5 (3.94%) SOAP
6 5 (3.94%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 5 (3.94%) Apache Camel
6 5 (3.94%) Spring Boot
7 4 (3.15%) JSON
8 3 (2.36%) J2EE
8 3 (2.36%) JDBC
8 3 (2.36%) Apache Flex
9 2 (1.57%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.94%) Linked Data
3 4 (3.15%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.36%) Open Source
5 2 (1.57%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.79%) DTV
6 1 (0.79%) NHS
6 1 (0.79%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.39%) UNIX
2 6 (4.72%) AIX
2 6 (4.72%) Linux
3 5 (3.94%) Windows
4 2 (1.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (14.96%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (12.60%) ETL
4 14 (11.02%) OO
5 12 (9.45%) Migration
6 11 (8.66%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (7.09%) Unit Testing
8 8 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (6.30%) Release Management
8 8 (6.30%) Data Modelling
9 7 (5.51%) Scrum
9 7 (5.51%) Automated Testing
9 7 (5.51%) TDD
10 6 (4.72%) BDD
10 6 (4.72%) Data Migration
11 5 (3.94%) Software Engineering
11 5 (3.94%) Automation Testing
12 4 (3.15%) Waterfall
12 4 (3.15%) V-Model
12 4 (3.15%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 127 (100.00%) SQL
2 38 (29.92%) Java
3 17 (13.39%) T-SQL
4 15 (11.81%) C#
5 9 (7.09%) C++
5 9 (7.09%) JavaScript
5 9 (7.09%) VB.NET
6 7 (5.51%) Python
6 7 (5.51%) Perl
6 7 (5.51%) Ruby
7 6 (4.72%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.94%) Groovy
9 4 (3.15%) VB6
9 4 (3.15%) VB
10 2 (1.57%) VBA
10 2 (1.57%) PHP
10 2 (1.57%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 62 (48.82%) Security Cleared
2 35 (27.56%) DV Cleared
3 24 (18.90%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.94%) Degree
5 4 (3.15%) BC Cleared
5 4 (3.15%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) ISO 9001
1 5 (3.94%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 5 (3.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 104 (81.89%) Oracle
2 22 (17.32%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.72%) Informatica
4 3 (2.36%) Adobe
4 3 (2.36%) Siebel
4 3 (2.36%) SAP
4 3 (2.36%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.57%) Zend
6 1 (0.79%) CODA
6 1 (0.79%) Sun
6 1 (0.79%) OpenText
6 1 (0.79%) Teradata
6 1 (0.79%) Cognos
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