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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 116 136 124
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 1014 884 844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.81% 1.64% 1.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 4.38% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 499 467
Average daily rate
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£385 £388 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% -6.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £520 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £374
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 20
Average hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.54 £27.20 £24.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.56 £67.00 £51.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +11.76%

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
21322 20201 18719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.10% 37.54% 37.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 14263 13075 11483
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 442 431 596
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.03 £17.00 £15.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +4.41%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +15 922 £400 +3.22% 192
London -14 359 £418 -2.33% 71
South East -12 154 £400 +14.28% 37
Yorkshire +7 125 £350 +16.66% 15
City of London -5 99 £425 -5.55% 30
West Yorkshire -13 76 £340 +13.33% 10
Leeds -1 71 £340 +6.25% 5
North West 0 65 £439 +18.58% 18
South West +31 64 £371 +6.07% 20
Scotland +12 64 £330 -5.92% 17
East Midlands +25 61 £363 +2.47% 4
Surrey +3 49 £400 +20.30% 8
West Midlands +11 34 £400 +14.28% 7
Glasgow +5 29 £303 +0.91% 4
East of England -11 28 £363 +20.83% 12
South Yorkshire +11 27 £365 +23.72% 4
Nottinghamshire +4 26 £363 +10.68% 1
Gloucestershire +18 25 £408 -11.89% 5
Cheshire +7 25 £413 +3.96% 8
Leatherhead -2 25 £400 -11.11%
Nottingham +9 24 £351 +7.25% 1
Edinburgh +7 24 £365 +6.18% 11
Hampshire -24 23 £420 +20.00% 7
Manchester -6 21 £478 +36.42% 8
Tyne and Wear -25 20 £416 +18.78% 4
North East -29 20 £416 +18.78% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne -21 19 £417 +19.00% 2
South Wales +11 18 £308 -18.00% 2
Wales +2 18 £308 -18.00% 2
Wiltshire +11 15 £325 - 3

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 2045 (98.89%) SQL
2 1791 (86.61%) Oracle
3 844 (40.81%) Oracle Database
4 595 (28.77%) Java
5 569 (27.51%) UNIX
6 489 (23.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 482 (23.31%) Finance
8 403 (19.49%) XML
9 378 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
10 349 (16.88%) Shell Script
11 345 (16.68%) Data Warehouse
12 344 (16.63%) Business Intelligence
13 328 (15.86%) ETL
14 314 (15.18%) Data Modelling
15 300 (14.51%) Oracle Reports
16 284 (13.73%) .NET
17 280 (13.54%) SQL Server
18 275 (13.30%) Security Cleared
19 266 (12.86%) Oracle Database 10g
20 256 (12.38%) Oracle Forms
21 253 (12.23%) Linux
22 249 (12.04%) JavaScript
23 218 (10.54%) Web Services
24 212 (10.25%) Banking
25 201 (9.72%) Performance Tuning
26 197 (9.53%) C#
27 193 (9.33%) SC Cleared
28 187 (9.04%) HTML
29 184 (8.90%) Spring
30 170 (8.22%) Oracle EBS

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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
1 154 (7.45%) WebLogic
2 98 (4.74%) Oracle Workflow
3 54 (2.61%) SAS
4 51 (2.47%) JBoss
5 48 (2.32%) Tomcat
5 48 (2.32%) WebSphere
6 29 (1.40%) Apache
7 24 (1.16%) IIS
8 20 (0.97%) SharePoint
8 20 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 15 (0.73%) Oracle Coherence
10 14 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
11 12 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
12 11 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (0.48%) AquaLogic
13 10 (0.48%) Apache Solr
13 10 (0.48%) Confluence
13 10 (0.48%) Oracle 10gAS
13 10 (0.48%) Oracle Self-Service HR
14 9 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 48 (2.32%) MS Excel
2 37 (1.79%) MS Office
3 12 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.29%) MS Project
5 5 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.19%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.048%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 170 (8.22%) Oracle EBS
2 118 (5.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 99 (4.79%) Oracle Applications
4 51 (2.47%) Oracle General Ledger
5 44 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
6 32 (1.55%) Oracle Receivables
7 31 (1.50%) Oracle Financials
8 20 (0.97%) Oracle HRMS
8 20 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
9 19 (0.92%) Oracle 11i
10 14 (0.68%) WebTrends
10 14 (0.68%) Oracle Cash Management
10 14 (0.68%) Oracle Assets
11 13 (0.63%) Adobe Campaign
12 12 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
13 11 (0.53%) Oracle iProcurement
13 11 (0.53%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 10 (0.48%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 9 (0.44%) Oracle TCA
15 9 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (0.68%) Google Analytics
2 11 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (0.48%) Adobe Analytics
4 8 (0.39%) SaaS
5 7 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.15%) PaaS
6 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.097%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.097%) Boomi
8 1 (0.048%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.048%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 40 (1.93%) LDAP
2 30 (1.45%) Internet
3 22 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 20 (0.97%) HTTP
5 12 (0.58%) FTP
6 11 (0.53%) DNS
7 8 (0.39%) SSL
7 8 (0.39%) SAN
7 8 (0.39%) Firewall
8 7 (0.34%) LAN
8 7 (0.34%) WAN
9 5 (0.24%) SSH
10 4 (0.19%) 2G
10 4 (0.19%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.15%) RTP
12 2 (0.097%) DVB
12 2 (0.097%) Network Security
12 2 (0.097%) LTE
12 2 (0.097%) SNMP
12 2 (0.097%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 844 (40.81%) Oracle Database
2 489 (23.65%) Oracle Database 11g
3 345 (16.68%) Data Warehouse
4 300 (14.51%) Oracle Reports
5 280 (13.54%) SQL Server
6 266 (12.86%) Oracle Database 10g
7 167 (8.08%) Relational Database
8 126 (6.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 102 (4.93%) Oracle BI EE
10 97 (4.69%) RDBMS
11 75 (3.63%) Oracle ODI
12 72 (3.48%) Oracle9i Database
13 71 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
14 60 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 59 (2.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 56 (2.71%) Oracle Database 12c
17 52 (2.51%) Oracle Discoverer
18 51 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
19 45 (2.18%) MySQL
19 45 (2.18%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 256 (12.38%) Oracle Forms
2 143 (6.91%) Oracle APEX
3 108 (5.22%) Toad
4 82 (3.97%) Maven
5 80 (3.87%) Subversion
6 64 (3.09%) Ant
7 57 (2.76%) JUnit
8 55 (2.66%) Jenkins
9 54 (2.61%) SoapUI
10 50 (2.42%) ERwin
11 47 (2.27%) JIRA
12 45 (2.18%) Git (software)
13 34 (1.64%) NUnit
14 30 (1.45%) Visual Studio
15 28 (1.35%) Eclipse
16 27 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
17 26 (1.26%) Selenium
18 22 (1.06%) JDeveloper
18 22 (1.06%) ProC
19 17 (0.82%) Hudson
General
1 482 (23.31%) Finance
2 212 (10.25%) Banking
3 78 (3.77%) Investment Banking
4 67 (3.24%) Retail
5 66 (3.19%) Telecoms
6 51 (2.47%) Marketing
7 37 (1.79%) General Ledger
8 32 (1.55%) Billing
9 25 (1.21%) Back Office
10 15 (0.73%) Financial Institution
10 15 (0.73%) Games
11 11 (0.53%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.53%) Publishing
12 7 (0.34%) Legal
12 7 (0.34%) Front Office
13 6 (0.29%) Advertising
13 6 (0.29%) Local Government
13 6 (0.29%) French Language
14 4 (0.19%) Dutch Language
14 4 (0.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1244 (60.15%) Developer
2 526 (25.44%) Oracle Developer
3 291 (14.07%) Analyst
4 177 (8.56%) SQL Developer
5 176 (8.51%) Java Developer
6 143 (6.91%) PL/SQL Developer
7 141 (6.82%) Consultant
8 109 (5.27%) DBA
9 98 (4.74%) Architect
10 85 (4.11%) Senior Developer
11 80 (3.87%) Oracle DBA
12 67 (3.24%) Programmer
13 57 (2.76%) Test Analyst
13 57 (2.76%) Oracle Consultant
14 55 (2.66%) Database Developer
15 51 (2.47%) Applications Support
15 51 (2.47%) Administrator
15 51 (2.47%) ETL Developer
16 46 (2.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 46 (2.22%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 403 (19.49%) XML
2 284 (13.73%) .NET
3 218 (10.54%) Web Services
4 187 (9.04%) HTML
5 184 (8.90%) Spring
6 169 (8.17%) J2EE
7 132 (6.38%) SOAP
8 117 (5.66%) CSS
9 114 (5.51%) ASP.NET
10 99 (4.79%) Hibernate
11 94 (4.55%) JSP
12 86 (4.16%) JMS
13 84 (4.06%) Java EE
14 61 (2.95%) Middleware
15 60 (2.90%) REST
16 55 (2.66%) WCF
16 55 (2.66%) jQuery
17 54 (2.61%) XSLT
18 53 (2.56%) JPA
19 50 (2.42%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 158 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (2.18%) Data Integration
3 40 (1.93%) Data Structures
4 39 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 29 (1.40%) Management Information System
5 29 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
6 28 (1.35%) NHS
7 23 (1.11%) Clustering
8 21 (1.02%) Fixed Income
9 20 (0.97%) Client/Server
10 19 (0.92%) Replication
11 16 (0.77%) Derivative
12 15 (0.73%) Data Centre
12 15 (0.73%) Hedge funds
12 15 (0.73%) Visualisation
13 14 (0.68%) Equities
14 13 (0.63%) Equity Derivative
15 11 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 11 (0.53%) Data Extraction
15 11 (0.53%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 569 (27.51%) UNIX
2 253 (12.23%) Linux
3 137 (6.62%) Windows
4 55 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (1.69%) Solaris
7 22 (1.06%) AIX
8 16 (0.77%) HPUX
9 14 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (0.44%) Mac OS X
11 9 (0.44%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.34%) Android
12 7 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
13 6 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.24%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.15%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.048%) VMS
16 1 (0.048%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 378 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
2 344 (16.63%) Business Intelligence
3 328 (15.86%) ETL
4 314 (15.18%) Data Modelling
5 201 (9.72%) Performance Tuning
6 167 (8.08%) Migration
7 156 (7.54%) SDLC
8 127 (6.14%) Unit Testing
9 120 (5.80%) TDD
10 116 (5.61%) SOA
11 112 (5.42%) Workflow
12 108 (5.22%) ITIL
13 99 (4.79%) Data Analysis
14 98 (4.74%) OO
15 97 (4.69%) Scrum
16 96 (4.64%) CRM
17 90 (4.35%) Data Migration
18 84 (4.06%) MVC
19 81 (3.92%) Dimensional Modelling
19 81 (3.92%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2045 (98.89%) SQL
2 595 (28.77%) Java
3 349 (16.88%) Shell Script
4 249 (12.04%) JavaScript
5 197 (9.53%) C#
6 122 (5.90%) T-SQL
7 117 (5.66%) Perl
8 59 (2.85%) VB.NET
9 49 (2.37%) VBA
10 45 (2.18%) PowerShell
11 43 (2.08%) C
11 43 (2.08%) VB
11 43 (2.08%) Bash Shell
12 32 (1.55%) Python
13 27 (1.31%) VBScript
14 25 (1.21%) Korn
15 24 (1.16%) C++
16 23 (1.11%) VB6
17 18 (0.87%) PHP
18 14 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 275 (13.30%) Security Cleared
2 193 (9.33%) SC Cleared
3 113 (5.46%) Degree
4 70 (3.38%) DV Cleared
5 32 (1.55%) ISTQB
6 27 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
7 25 (1.21%) Oracle Certification
8 18 (0.87%) Sun Certification
9 11 (0.53%) OCP
10 8 (0.39%) ISEB
10 8 (0.39%) BC Cleared
11 7 (0.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 6 (0.29%) HND
13 5 (0.24%) OCPJP
14 4 (0.19%) HNC
15 3 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 2 (0.097%) OCMJD
17 1 (0.048%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (2.51%) QA
2 28 (1.35%) SLA
3 18 (0.87%) Data Quality
4 17 (0.82%) Solvency II
5 10 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (0.48%) GAAP
6 6 (0.29%) HL7
6 6 (0.29%) DICOM
7 4 (0.19%) Basel II
8 3 (0.15%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.097%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.048%) COBIT
System Software
1 60 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (0.44%) Oracle Clusterware
3 7 (0.34%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.24%) Apache Flume
4 5 (0.24%) HDFS
5 4 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.15%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.048%) NFS
7 1 (0.048%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.048%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.048%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.048%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 57 (2.76%) Oracle RMAN
2 38 (1.84%) Data Guard
2 38 (1.84%) HP Quality Center
3 30 (1.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 25 (1.21%) Control-M
5 13 (0.63%) OpenView
6 6 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.19%) Hyperic
7 4 (0.19%) Oracle EDQ
7 4 (0.19%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.15%) BladeLogic
8 3 (0.15%) Oracle Flashback
9 2 (0.097%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.097%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.097%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.097%) Ansible
10 1 (0.048%) Puppet
10 1 (0.048%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.048%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 1791 (86.61%) Oracle
2 166 (8.03%) Informatica
3 136 (6.58%) Microsoft
4 123 (5.95%) Business Objects
5 77 (3.72%) HP
6 47 (2.27%) Red Hat
7 45 (2.18%) IBM
8 43 (2.08%) Cognos
9 33 (1.60%) Tableau
10 32 (1.55%) webMethods
11 31 (1.50%) SAP
12 26 (1.26%) Sun
12 26 (1.26%) Pega
13 23 (1.11%) Teradata
13 23 (1.11%) Google
14 22 (1.06%) Sybase
15 21 (1.02%) Adobe
16 19 (0.92%) BEA
16 19 (0.92%) Endeca
17 14 (0.68%) Netezza
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £440 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Search Consultancy
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £320 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £280 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Rate: £25,000 - £27,000 plus on call allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + D.O.E.
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Rate: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Energon People
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Energon Global
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £300 - £315 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Thebes IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Sidmouth, Devon
Strata
Posted: 7 days ago
Knowle, Sidmouth, Devon, South West
East Devon Disctrict Council
Rate: £30,178 per annum
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Halifax
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago