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 30 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 79 110 53
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -57
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 63 35 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.00% 1.17% 2.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.19% 2.94% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 22 33
Average daily rate
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£368 £359 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £209 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £471 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +11.76%
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
1213 1189 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 38.46% 39.59% 33.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 812 786 408
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 £288 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 56 44
Average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +10.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.05 £25.65 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.25 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +5.88%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +14 23 £408 -4.11% 5
Wiltshire +13 15 £325 - 3
Bristol -5 8 £304 -7.95% 4
Somerset +16 7 £400 +37.93% 1
Dorset - 4 £300 - 4
Devon -16 1 £375 +87.50% 2
Avon - 1 - -
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 131 (100.00%) SQL
2 116 (88.55%) Oracle
3 71 (54.20%) Oracle Database
4 44 (33.59%) Security Cleared
5 32 (24.43%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (22.90%) Oracle Forms
7 29 (22.14%) Java
7 29 (22.14%) Oracle Database 10g
8 28 (21.37%) SQL Server
8 28 (21.37%) .NET
9 26 (19.85%) UNIX
9 26 (19.85%) Data Warehouse
9 26 (19.85%) DV Cleared
10 25 (19.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 21 (16.03%) Finance
12 19 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (14.50%) C#
13 18 (13.74%) Oracle ODI
14 16 (12.21%) ASP.NET
14 16 (12.21%) Microsoft
15 15 (11.45%) T-SQL
15 15 (11.45%) SC Cleared
15 15 (11.45%) Oracle APEX
16 14 (10.69%) Performance Tuning
16 14 (10.69%) Migration
16 14 (10.69%) Business Objects
16 14 (10.69%) Oracle Reports
17 13 (9.92%) Oracle9i Database
17 13 (9.92%) ETL
17 13 (9.92%) VB.NET

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (7.63%) SAS
2 2 (1.53%) Confluence
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.76%) LiveCycle
3 1 (0.76%) JCAPS
Applications
1 3 (2.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.53%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (9.16%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (5.34%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.29%) Oracle HRMS
3 3 (2.29%) Summit
4 2 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (54.20%) Oracle Database
2 29 (22.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 28 (21.37%) SQL Server
4 26 (19.85%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (19.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 18 (13.74%) Oracle ODI
7 14 (10.69%) Oracle Reports
8 13 (9.92%) Oracle9i Database
9 9 (6.87%) BusinessObjects XI
10 8 (6.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 8 (6.11%) Oracle BI EE
10 8 (6.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (5.34%) Relational Database
12 6 (4.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 6 (4.58%) MongoDB
12 6 (4.58%) Oracle Discoverer
13 5 (3.82%) NoSQL
13 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (22.90%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (11.45%) Oracle APEX
3 10 (7.63%) Toad
4 9 (6.87%) Subversion
5 7 (5.34%) JIRA
5 7 (5.34%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.05%) Maven
7 3 (2.29%) JUnit
7 3 (2.29%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.53%) Spock
8 2 (1.53%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.53%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.76%) Selenium
9 1 (0.76%) JBehave
9 1 (0.76%) MSTest
9 1 (0.76%) Mockito
9 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.76%) ClearCase
General
1 21 (16.03%) Finance
2 5 (3.82%) Banking
3 4 (3.05%) Retail
4 2 (1.53%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.53%) Marketing
4 2 (1.53%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.53%) Electronics
4 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 98 (74.81%) Developer
2 55 (41.98%) Oracle Developer
3 26 (19.85%) SQL Developer
4 20 (15.27%) PL/SQL Developer
5 15 (11.45%) Analyst
5 15 (11.45%) DBA
5 15 (11.45%) Oracle DBA
6 14 (10.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 11 (8.40%) Oracle Analyst
7 11 (8.40%) Analyst Developer
8 7 (5.34%) ETL Developer
9 6 (4.58%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.58%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.58%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 5 (3.82%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 5 (3.82%) Database Developer
11 4 (3.05%) Java Developer
11 4 (3.05%) Programmer
11 4 (3.05%) Trainee Software Engineer
11 4 (3.05%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.37%) .NET
2 16 (12.21%) ASP.NET
3 12 (9.16%) XML
4 9 (6.87%) Web Services
5 8 (6.11%) HTML
6 5 (3.82%) SOAP
6 5 (3.82%) jQuery
6 5 (3.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (3.05%) RESTful
8 3 (2.29%) JSON
8 3 (2.29%) Apache Flex
9 2 (1.53%) Java EE
9 2 (1.53%) Apache Camel
9 2 (1.53%) Spring Boot
9 2 (1.53%) Struts
9 2 (1.53%) CSS
9 2 (1.53%) JDBC
9 2 (1.53%) JSP
9 2 (1.53%) J2EE
9 2 (1.53%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.34%) Data Integration
2 5 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.29%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.53%) NHS
4 2 (1.53%) DTV
4 2 (1.53%) Linked Data
5 1 (0.76%) Replication
5 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.76%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.85%) UNIX
2 6 (4.58%) AIX
3 5 (3.82%) Linux
4 4 (3.05%) Solaris
5 3 (2.29%) Windows
6 1 (0.76%) MVS
6 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.43%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (10.69%) Migration
3 14 (10.69%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (9.92%) ETL
5 11 (8.40%) Data Modelling
5 11 (8.40%) Software Engineering
6 10 (7.63%) Dimensional Modelling
6 10 (7.63%) Kimball Methodology
7 8 (6.11%) Unit Testing
8 7 (5.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (4.58%) OO
9 6 (4.58%) SDLC
10 5 (3.82%) ETL Development
11 4 (3.05%) Automated Testing
11 4 (3.05%) Data Migration
11 4 (3.05%) UML
11 4 (3.05%) MVC
12 3 (2.29%) TDD
12 3 (2.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 131 (100.00%) SQL
2 29 (22.14%) Java
3 19 (14.50%) C#
4 15 (11.45%) T-SQL
5 13 (9.92%) VB.NET
6 11 (8.40%) Shell Script
7 7 (5.34%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.05%) C++
9 2 (1.53%) Ruby
9 2 (1.53%) Groovy
9 2 (1.53%) Python
10 1 (0.76%) Scala
10 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.76%) Perl
10 1 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 44 (33.59%) Security Cleared
2 26 (19.85%) DV Cleared
3 15 (11.45%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.82%) Degree
4 5 (3.82%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (3.05%) HNC
5 4 (3.05%) HND
5 4 (3.05%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.29%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (2.29%) Basel II
1 3 (2.29%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (3.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.76%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 116 (88.55%) Oracle
2 16 (12.21%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.69%) Business Objects
4 8 (6.11%) Teradata
5 4 (3.05%) Informatica
5 4 (3.05%) SAP
6 3 (2.29%) Siebel
7 1 (0.76%) IBM
7 1 (0.76%) Adobe
7 1 (0.76%) Sun
7 1 (0.76%) Cognos
7 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.76%) CODA
7 1 (0.76%) OpenText
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Gloucester
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
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Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £385 per day + competitive
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Rate: £350 - £380 per day
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