The first table below looks at the demand for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 29 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 Tyne and Wear 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 19 17 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 25 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.81% 3.94% 1.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.53% 17.39% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 3
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £335 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £582
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
172 46 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 46.87% 22.66% 31.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 24 73
Average daily rate £300 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £395 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Average hourly rate £33.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
PL/SQL
North East

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 23 £363 +3.57% 2
PL/SQL
North East

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 66 (100.00%) SQL
2 60 (90.91%) Oracle
3 37 (56.06%) Oracle Database
4 32 (48.48%) UNIX
4 32 (48.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 25 (37.88%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (36.36%) Dimensional Modelling
7 23 (34.85%) Data Modelling
8 22 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 20 (30.30%) SAS
10 17 (25.76%) Oracle Reports
11 16 (24.24%) Base SAS
11 16 (24.24%) SC Cleared
12 14 (21.21%) Linux
13 13 (19.70%) Windows
13 13 (19.70%) Data Security
14 12 (18.18%) WebLogic
15 11 (16.67%) Workflow
15 11 (16.67%) Migration
15 11 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
15 11 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
16 10 (15.15%) Finance
16 10 (15.15%) Oracle EBS
16 10 (15.15%) Regression Testing
16 10 (15.15%) Oracle Forms
16 10 (15.15%) RDBMS
16 10 (15.15%) HP
16 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
17 9 (13.64%) Oracle Payables
17 9 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 20 (30.30%) SAS
2 12 (18.18%) WebLogic
3 11 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.03%) Documentum
5 1 (1.52%) Drupal
5 1 (1.52%) WordPress
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle UPK
Business Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (15.15%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (13.64%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (13.64%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (10.61%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (10.61%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (4.55%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) LDAP
1 8 (12.12%) DNS
1 8 (12.12%) Firewall
1 8 (12.12%) SSH
1 8 (12.12%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (1.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (56.06%) Oracle Database
2 32 (48.48%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (25.76%) Oracle Reports
4 16 (24.24%) Base SAS
5 10 (15.15%) RDBMS
5 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
6 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (7.58%) Oracle Discoverer
8 4 (6.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
10 2 (3.03%) OLAP
10 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (3.03%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (1.52%) MySQL
11 1 (1.52%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (9.09%) ERwin
3 4 (6.06%) PVCS
4 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.52%) Toad
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (33.33%) Developer
2 15 (22.73%) Analyst
3 13 (19.70%) SAS Developer
4 9 (13.64%) Oracle DBA
4 9 (13.64%) DBA
5 8 (12.12%) Applications Support
6 6 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Data Modeller
6 6 (9.09%) SAS Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Oracle Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Programmer
8 4 (6.06%) SAS Programmer
8 4 (6.06%) Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Oracle Applications Support
9 3 (4.55%) UNIX Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) XML
2 2 (3.03%) HTML
2 2 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (1.52%) Classic ASP
3 1 (1.52%) CSS
3 1 (1.52%) Web Services
3 1 (1.52%) Ajax
3 1 (1.52%) JSON
3 1 (1.52%) jQuery
3 1 (1.52%) HTML5
3 1 (1.52%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Statistics
2 2 (3.03%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (1.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 32 (48.48%) UNIX
2 14 (21.21%) Linux
3 13 (19.70%) Windows
4 8 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (10.61%) HPUX
5 7 (10.61%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (36.36%) Dimensional Modelling
3 23 (34.85%) Data Modelling
4 13 (19.70%) Data Security
5 11 (16.67%) Workflow
5 11 (16.67%) Migration
6 10 (15.15%) Regression Testing
7 9 (13.64%) Data Management
7 9 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (12.12%) ETL
9 7 (10.61%) Problem Management
9 7 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (10.61%) Configuration Management
9 7 (10.61%) ITIL
10 6 (9.09%) Change Control
11 3 (4.55%) Content Management
12 2 (3.03%) Balanced Scorecard
12 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (12.12%) Shell Script
2 8 (12.12%) Korn
2 8 (12.12%) Perl
3 4 (6.06%) Java
4 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 16 (24.24%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) SLA
1 7 (10.61%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (12.12%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (12.12%) NFS
2 7 (10.61%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 60 (90.91%) Oracle
2 10 (15.15%) HP
3 8 (12.12%) Red Hat
3 8 (12.12%) JBoss
4 7 (10.61%) Informatica
5 2 (3.03%) Apple
5 2 (3.03%) VMware
5 2 (3.03%) Cisco
5 2 (3.03%) SAP
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft