The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 57 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -4
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 31 32 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.30% 5.69% 8.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.66% 13.28% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 31
Average daily rate £325 £428 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.97% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £540 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -20.00%
PL/SQL
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
358 241 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 38.17% 42.88% 42.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 170 156
Average daily rate £315 £305 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.27% +22.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.18% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -2.73%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -32 29 £318 -25.73%
PL/SQL
North East

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 39 (100.00%) SQL
2 37 (94.87%) Oracle
3 18 (46.15%) Unix
4 15 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (35.90%) Data Modelling
5 14 (35.90%) Oracle Database
6 12 (30.77%) Red Hat
6 12 (30.77%) ETL
6 12 (30.77%) Linux
7 11 (28.21%) Informatica
7 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (28.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (25.64%) Dimensional Modelling
8 10 (25.64%) DevOps
8 10 (25.64%) ERwin
8 10 (25.64%) Finance
8 10 (25.64%) SSH
8 10 (25.64%) Windows
8 10 (25.64%) Windows XP
8 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
9 9 (23.08%) Validation
9 9 (23.08%) Migration
9 9 (23.08%) Mentoring
9 9 (23.08%) Defect Management
10 7 (17.95%) Korn
10 7 (17.95%) HP
10 7 (17.95%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (17.95%) Perl
11 6 (15.38%) WebLogic
11 6 (15.38%) JBoss

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 6 (15.38%) JBoss
1 6 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (10.26%) SAS
Business Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) SSH
2 6 (15.38%) DNS
2 6 (15.38%) Firewall
2 6 (15.38%) LDAP
2 6 (15.38%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) Oracle Database
2 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (7.69%) Base SAS
6 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) ERwin
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Developer
2 13 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Tester
4 6 (15.38%) Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) ETL Tester
5 5 (12.82%) Linux Support
5 5 (12.82%) Unix Support
6 4 (10.26%) E-Business Developer
6 4 (10.26%) ETL Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Oracle ETL Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Support Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Oracle Financials Developer
7 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL Developer
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) XML
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.13%) Statistics
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Unix
2 12 (30.77%) Linux
3 11 (28.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (25.64%) Windows
4 10 (25.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (35.90%) Data Modelling
3 12 (30.77%) ETL
4 10 (25.64%) DevOps
4 10 (25.64%) Dimensional Modelling
5 9 (23.08%) Defect Management
5 9 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 9 (23.08%) Migration
5 9 (23.08%) Validation
6 6 (15.38%) Regression Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
7 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (12.82%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Workflow
8 4 (10.26%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (10.26%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.13%) Database Tuning
9 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (5.13%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.56%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (17.95%) Korn
2 7 (17.95%) Perl
3 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.56%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) C++
4 1 (2.56%) VB
4 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) ISEB
2 3 (7.69%) SAS Certification
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) NFS
Vendors
1 37 (94.87%) Oracle
2 12 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 11 (28.21%) Informatica
4 7 (17.95%) HP
5 4 (10.26%) Microsoft