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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 103 89 102
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 32 57 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.09% 1.84% 1.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 4.96% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 38
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £315 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -21.11%
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
1089 1150 1200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.17% 37.16% 37.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 708 743
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 67 62
Average hourly rate £42.25 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £20.19 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £44.40 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 April 2016.

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 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bristol -1 14 £375 +1.35% 2
Gloucestershire +3 12 £525 +10.52% 7
Wiltshire -7 2 £396 +20.53% 1
Devon -2 1 - - 2
Somerset -2 1 £425 +6.25% 2
Cornwall - 1 £200 -
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 63 (100.00%) SQL
2 60 (95.24%) Oracle
3 29 (46.03%) Oracle Database
4 28 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 20 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (30.16%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (30.16%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (25.40%) Java
8 14 (22.22%) Unix
8 14 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (22.22%) Finance
8 14 (22.22%) Spring
8 14 (22.22%) SC Cleared
8 14 (22.22%) Relational Database
9 13 (20.63%) DV Cleared
10 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
10 12 (19.05%) Oracle Forms
11 11 (17.46%) ETL
11 11 (17.46%) Scrum
12 10 (15.87%) Manufacturing
12 10 (15.87%) OO
12 10 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (15.87%) SAP
12 10 (15.87%) JIRA
12 10 (15.87%) Big Data
13 9 (14.29%) Bitbucket
13 9 (14.29%) Jenkins
13 9 (14.29%) DevOps
13 9 (14.29%) Scala
13 9 (14.29%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 9 (14.29%) Apache
1 9 (14.29%) Confluence
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (6.35%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.17%) SAS
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Payroll
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (1.59%) Maximo
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle SCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Internet
1 1 (1.59%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (46.03%) Oracle Database
2 19 (30.16%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
3 14 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 10 (15.87%) Big Data
4 10 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (14.29%) MySQL
5 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 8 (12.70%) Neo4j
6 8 (12.70%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (12.70%) OrientDB
7 6 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (6.35%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (4.76%) Cognos Report Studio
9 3 (4.76%) Star Schema
10 2 (3.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (3.17%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (3.17%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (15.87%) JIRA
3 9 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (14.29%) Bitbucket
3 9 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.76%) Selenium
5 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.17%) JUnit
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (3.17%) Toad
5 2 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.59%) EasyMock
6 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.59%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.59%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.59%) Subversion
6 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 10 (15.87%) Manufacturing
3 9 (14.29%) Electronics
3 9 (14.29%) Marketing
3 9 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
4 1 (1.59%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (73.02%) Developer
2 26 (41.27%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Consultant
3 8 (12.70%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.70%) PL/SQL Developer
3 8 (12.70%) SQL Developer
4 7 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
4 7 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Big Data Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Data Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) ETL Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Functional Consultant
6 4 (6.35%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Informatica Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Oracle Forms Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.22%) Spring
2 9 (14.29%) Java EE
3 8 (12.70%) EJB
3 8 (12.70%) JSF
4 6 (9.52%) XML
5 5 (7.94%) .NET
5 5 (7.94%) Hibernate
5 5 (7.94%) Middleware
5 5 (7.94%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (6.35%) CSS
6 4 (6.35%) HTML
7 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.76%) Web Services
8 2 (3.17%) XML Schema
8 2 (3.17%) XSLT
9 1 (1.59%) Classic ASP
9 1 (1.59%) J2EE
9 1 (1.59%) JMS
9 1 (1.59%) SOAP
9 1 (1.59%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Wiki
2 6 (9.52%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.17%) Data Extraction
4 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.59%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.59%) Replication
5 1 (1.59%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.59%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.22%) Unix
2 2 (3.17%) AIX
2 2 (3.17%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) Solaris
3 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.59%) Windows
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.16%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
4 11 (17.46%) ETL
4 11 (17.46%) Scrum
5 10 (15.87%) OO
6 9 (14.29%) DevOps
6 9 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (14.29%) OOD
6 9 (14.29%) Open Source
6 9 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 8 (12.70%) Data Modelling
7 8 (12.70%) ITIL
7 8 (12.70%) Migration
7 8 (12.70%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (12.70%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.94%) Data Migration
8 5 (7.94%) ETL Development
9 4 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (6.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) SQL
2 16 (25.40%) Java
3 9 (14.29%) Ruby
3 9 (14.29%) Scala
4 7 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 6 (9.52%) C
6 4 (6.35%) C#
7 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.59%) C++
8 1 (1.59%) COBOL
8 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 14 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 13 (20.63%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.17%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) Basel II
2 1 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Data Guard
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 60 (95.24%) Oracle
2 10 (15.87%) SAP
3 6 (9.52%) Informatica
3 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.76%) Cognos
4 3 (4.76%) Teradata
5 2 (3.17%) IBM
6 1 (1.59%) Endeca
6 1 (1.59%) IFS
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