The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 30 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 97 97 100
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 1045 930 902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.05% 1.93% 2.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.40% 5.22% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 514 473
Average daily rate
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£400 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £352
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 16
Average hourly rate £46.25 £28.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.17% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £19.80 £15.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £44.50 £48.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £28.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+65.17% -30.00%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19366 17833 17027
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.95% 37.03% 38.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12920 11207 10448
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 487 705
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.95 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £44.55 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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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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
England +1 888 £400 - 189
London -4 396 £422 -0.70% 75
South East 0 155 £344 +1.10% 33
North West +32 92 £350 +7.69% 16
Scotland +6 86 £413 +24.06% 16
City of London -21 84 £425 -2.85% 21
South West +39 80 £450 +24.13% 15
Surrey +13 53 £325 -4.41% 5
South Wales +22 47 £375 +7.14% 9
Wales +20 47 £375 +7.14% 10
West Midlands +14 47 £400 +22.60% 12
Edinburgh +4 47 £355 +9.23% 5
Berkshire +18 41 £325 -5.10% 8
Hampshire -21 41 £428 +27.61% 11
Gloucestershire +22 40 £450 -10.00% 1
Yorkshire -46 38 £350 - 13
East Midlands +23 36 £350 +10.23% 8
Shropshire 0 30 £400 - 2
Cardiff +11 28 £375 +7.14% 6
Telford 0 28 £400 - 2
Manchester +5 26 £375 +17.18% 8
East of England -32 26 £310 -11.42% 11
Lancashire - 26 £350 -
Cheshire +22 25 £413 +13.79% 7
Glasgow -5 20 £419 +39.58% 6
West Yorkshire -48 18 £350 - 7
Gloucester +15 17 £450 -10.00% 1
Devon +9 16 £325 -
Nottinghamshire 0 15 £345 +8.23% 3
Buckinghamshire -3 15 £375 +25.00% 1

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 2186 (98.60%) SQL
2 1937 (87.37%) Oracle
3 866 (39.06%) Oracle Database
4 639 (28.82%) Java
5 565 (25.48%) UNIX
6 482 (21.74%) Finance
7 436 (19.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 356 (16.06%) XML
9 355 (16.01%) Business Intelligence
10 353 (15.92%) Agile Software Development
11 334 (15.07%) Data Warehouse
12 322 (14.52%) Linux
13 315 (14.21%) Security Cleared
14 310 (13.98%) .NET
15 297 (13.40%) Oracle Database 10g
16 295 (13.31%) Shell Script
17 293 (13.22%) Oracle Reports
18 285 (12.86%) ETL
19 283 (12.76%) SQL Server
20 266 (12.00%) HTML
21 256 (11.55%) JavaScript
22 255 (11.50%) Migration
23 252 (11.37%) Relational Database
24 247 (11.14%) Spring
25 246 (11.10%) C#
26 237 (10.69%) Data Modelling
27 225 (10.15%) Banking
28 223 (10.06%) Web Services
29 218 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
30 208 (9.38%) SC Cleared

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 178 (8.03%) WebLogic
2 107 (4.83%) Oracle Workflow
3 85 (3.83%) JBoss
4 77 (3.47%) SAS
5 51 (2.30%) WebSphere
6 37 (1.67%) Tomcat
7 36 (1.62%) IIS
8 25 (1.13%) Oracle Application Server
9 24 (1.08%) SharePoint
10 20 (0.90%) Apache
11 18 (0.81%) Oracle 10gAS
12 15 (0.68%) Tuxedo
13 14 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 13 (0.59%) Oracle Coherence
15 11 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
15 11 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
16 10 (0.45%) Umbraco
17 9 (0.41%) K2 blackpearl
17 9 (0.41%) Mule
17 9 (0.41%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 83 (3.74%) MS Excel
2 44 (1.98%) MS Office
3 13 (0.59%) MS Project
4 11 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.32%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.18%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.090%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 160 (7.22%) Oracle EBS
2 132 (5.95%) Oracle Applications
2 132 (5.95%) Oracle EBS R12
3 59 (2.66%) Oracle Payables
4 56 (2.53%) Oracle General Ledger
5 50 (2.26%) Oracle Receivables
6 40 (1.80%) Oracle Financials
7 32 (1.44%) Oracle HRMS
8 31 (1.40%) Oracle Assets
9 25 (1.13%) Oracle Cash Management
10 23 (1.04%) Oracle 11i
11 16 (0.72%) BusinessWorks
12 14 (0.63%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 14 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
13 13 (0.59%) Oracle iProcurement
14 10 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
14 10 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
15 9 (0.41%) Markit EDM
16 8 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
17 7 (0.32%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (0.99%) PaaS
3 12 (0.54%) SaaS
4 4 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.045%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 68 (3.07%) LDAP
2 38 (1.71%) HTTP
3 22 (0.99%) Internet
4 11 (0.50%) Firewall
5 10 (0.45%) SAN
6 9 (0.41%) Ethernet
6 9 (0.41%) SDH
6 9 (0.41%) MPLS
7 8 (0.36%) SSL
8 7 (0.32%) SMS
8 7 (0.32%) FTP
8 7 (0.32%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.32%) DNS
9 6 (0.27%) GPRS
10 5 (0.23%) LAN
10 5 (0.23%) PuTTY
11 4 (0.18%) WinSCP
11 4 (0.18%) WAN
11 4 (0.18%) OpenLDAP
12 3 (0.14%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 866 (39.06%) Oracle Database
2 436 (19.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 334 (15.07%) Data Warehouse
4 297 (13.40%) Oracle Database 10g
5 293 (13.22%) Oracle Reports
6 283 (12.76%) SQL Server
7 252 (11.37%) Relational Database
8 118 (5.32%) Oracle BI EE
9 106 (4.78%) RDBMS
10 99 (4.47%) MySQL
11 77 (3.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 71 (3.20%) Oracle9i Database
13 70 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 65 (2.93%) Oracle ODI
15 63 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
16 49 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 43 (1.94%) Oracle Discoverer
17 43 (1.94%) SQLPlus
18 41 (1.85%) OLTP
19 40 (1.80%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 193 (8.71%) Oracle Forms
2 141 (6.36%) Oracle APEX
3 111 (5.01%) Toad
4 92 (4.15%) Subversion
5 68 (3.07%) JUnit
6 67 (3.02%) Maven
7 66 (2.98%) Visual Studio
8 59 (2.66%) JIRA
9 54 (2.44%) Eclipse
10 51 (2.30%) Git (software)
11 50 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
12 47 (2.12%) Ant
13 43 (1.94%) Jenkins
14 37 (1.67%) PVCS
15 35 (1.58%) ClearCase
16 30 (1.35%) Selenium
17 26 (1.17%) QuickTest Pro
17 26 (1.17%) CruiseControl
18 21 (0.95%) ClearQuest
19 18 (0.81%) ERwin
General
1 482 (21.74%) Finance
2 225 (10.15%) Banking
3 79 (3.56%) Telecoms
4 76 (3.43%) Investment Banking
5 29 (1.31%) Retail
6 27 (1.22%) General Ledger
6 27 (1.22%) Front Office
7 25 (1.13%) Games
8 24 (1.08%) Marketing
9 22 (0.99%) Manufacturing
10 13 (0.59%) Financial Institution
10 13 (0.59%) Legal
11 11 (0.50%) Billing
12 6 (0.27%) Back Office
13 5 (0.23%) Local Government
14 4 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.14%) German Language
15 3 (0.14%) Electronics
16 2 (0.090%) Publishing
16 2 (0.090%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1259 (56.79%) Developer
2 408 (18.40%) Oracle Developer
3 245 (11.05%) Analyst
4 232 (10.46%) Java Developer
5 214 (9.65%) Consultant
6 148 (6.68%) DBA
7 132 (5.95%) Senior Developer
8 129 (5.82%) Oracle DBA
9 114 (5.14%) SQL Developer
10 97 (4.38%) Oracle Consultant
11 90 (4.06%) PL/SQL Developer
12 88 (3.97%) Architect
13 86 (3.88%) .NET Developer
14 66 (2.98%) Programmer
15 54 (2.44%) Administrator
16 51 (2.30%) Applications Support
17 49 (2.21%) Designer
17 49 (2.21%) C# Developer
18 45 (2.03%) Data Analyst
19 41 (1.85%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (16.06%) XML
2 310 (13.98%) .NET
3 266 (12.00%) HTML
4 247 (11.14%) Spring
5 223 (10.06%) Web Services
6 188 (8.48%) CSS
7 160 (7.22%) Hibernate
8 152 (6.86%) J2EE
9 112 (5.05%) jQuery
10 105 (4.74%) ASP.NET
11 103 (4.65%) SOAP
12 100 (4.51%) JSP
13 81 (3.65%) Struts
14 73 (3.29%) Ajax
15 72 (3.25%) Spring MVC
16 71 (3.20%) WCF
16 71 (3.20%) REST
17 67 (3.02%) XSLT
18 65 (2.93%) JPA
19 64 (2.89%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 218 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (3.56%) Computer Science
3 60 (2.71%) Data Integration
4 53 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
5 45 (2.03%) Data Structures
6 43 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 38 (1.71%) Open Source
8 36 (1.62%) Replication
9 34 (1.53%) Mathematics
10 31 (1.40%) Fixed Income
11 25 (1.13%) Visualisation
12 24 (1.08%) Algorithms
13 20 (0.90%) Data Extraction
14 19 (0.86%) Online Games
14 19 (0.86%) Equities
15 18 (0.81%) Derivative
16 17 (0.77%) Clustering
17 16 (0.72%) Statistics
18 14 (0.63%) Client/Server
19 12 (0.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 565 (25.48%) UNIX
2 322 (14.52%) Linux
3 147 (6.63%) Windows
4 42 (1.89%) Mac OS X
5 32 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (1.35%) AIX
7 27 (1.22%) Solaris
8 20 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
10 16 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (0.68%) HPUX
12 9 (0.41%) Windows 7
12 9 (0.41%) VMS
13 7 (0.32%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.18%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.14%) Android
15 3 (0.14%) OpenVMS
16 2 (0.090%) SUSE
16 2 (0.090%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.045%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (16.01%) Business Intelligence
2 353 (15.92%) Agile Software Development
3 285 (12.86%) ETL
4 255 (11.50%) Migration
5 237 (10.69%) Data Modelling
6 172 (7.76%) Data Migration
7 168 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
8 153 (6.90%) OO
9 148 (6.68%) MVC
10 128 (5.77%) Workflow
11 126 (5.68%) TDD
12 119 (5.37%) Scrum
13 105 (4.74%) Unit Testing
14 104 (4.69%) ITIL
15 97 (4.38%) CRM
16 88 (3.97%) Web Development
16 88 (3.97%) Dimensional Modelling
17 71 (3.20%) Data Analysis
18 70 (3.16%) SOA
18 70 (3.16%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2186 (98.60%) SQL
2 639 (28.82%) Java
3 295 (13.31%) Shell Script
4 256 (11.55%) JavaScript
5 246 (11.10%) C#
6 135 (6.09%) Perl
7 120 (5.41%) T-SQL
8 92 (4.15%) VB
9 64 (2.89%) C++
10 61 (2.75%) VBA
11 56 (2.53%) VB.NET
12 50 (2.26%) VB6
13 43 (1.94%) C
13 43 (1.94%) Python
14 32 (1.44%) VBScript
15 30 (1.35%) Korn
16 24 (1.08%) Bash Shell
17 21 (0.95%) PHP
18 20 (0.90%) Ruby
19 11 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 315 (14.21%) Security Cleared
2 208 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 144 (6.50%) Degree
4 82 (3.70%) DV Cleared
5 30 (1.35%) Sun Certification
6 22 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
7 12 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (0.54%) ISTQB
8 11 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 9 (0.41%) OCPJP
10 7 (0.32%) OCP
11 6 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
12 4 (0.18%) Siebel Certification
13 3 (0.14%) HND
13 3 (0.14%) ISEB
13 3 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.045%) BC Cleared
14 1 (0.045%) MCSE
14 1 (0.045%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.045%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (4.51%) QA
2 25 (1.13%) SLA
3 21 (0.95%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.54%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.32%) GAAP
6 6 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.27%) Solvency II
7 5 (0.23%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.23%) DICOM
7 5 (0.23%) HL7
7 5 (0.23%) ISO 14001
8 4 (0.18%) CDISC
9 1 (0.045%) COBIT
9 1 (0.045%) RosettaNet
9 1 (0.045%) COREP
9 1 (0.045%) FINREP
System Software
1 67 (3.02%) Oracle RMAN
2 66 (2.98%) Oracle RAC
3 17 (0.77%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.41%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.23%) vSphere
6 5 (0.23%) Apache Flume
6 5 (0.23%) HDFS
7 4 (0.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 3 (0.14%) OCFS2
9 2 (0.090%) NFS
Systems Management
1 52 (2.35%) Data Guard
2 47 (2.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 31 (1.40%) Control-M
4 14 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (0.36%) OpenView
5 8 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (0.27%) ITRS Geneos
7 4 (0.18%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.14%) Puppet
8 3 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.090%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.090%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.045%) CA Endevor
10 1 (0.045%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.045%) Oracle Statspack
10 1 (0.045%) Nagios
10 1 (0.045%) Hyperic
10 1 (0.045%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 1937 (87.37%) Oracle
2 164 (7.40%) Microsoft
3 156 (7.04%) Informatica
4 99 (4.47%) Business Objects
5 68 (3.07%) SAP
6 57 (2.57%) IBM
7 49 (2.21%) Sybase
8 38 (1.71%) Cognos
9 37 (1.67%) HP
10 35 (1.58%) Red Hat
11 33 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
12 32 (1.44%) Tableau
13 30 (1.35%) webMethods
14 29 (1.31%) Teradata
15 26 (1.17%) Siebel
16 24 (1.08%) Sun
17 23 (1.04%) TIBCO
18 22 (0.99%) Adobe
18 22 (0.99%) BEA
19 19 (0.86%) Cramer
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technology Sourcing Limited
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £0 to £1 per day £competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £300 - £425 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Rate: £25,000 - £27,000 plus on call allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £36 per hour or £270 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £144 - £145 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £530 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Network ITR
Rate: 400 to 475 per day GBP
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago