The first table below looks at the demand for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Southampton region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 41 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 1 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.30% 2.23% 2.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.87% 7.00% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Average daily rate
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- £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £360
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +20.00%
Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
115 100 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 34.95% 31.85% 32.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 53 45
Average daily rate £338 £308 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 14
Average hourly rate £32.50 £22.00 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.72% -20.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.63 £13.10 £18.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) RSpec
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) SAS
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) Toad
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Navigator
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (16.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Navigator
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (16.67%) Base SAS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (16.67%) Toad
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (16.67%) RSpec
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Report Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) SAS Macro
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle