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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 100 108 96
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 1115 1027 943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.99% 1.82% 1.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.34% 4.94% 5.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 675 587 519
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 25
Average hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £26.00 £19.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.07 £52.50 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.46%

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
20862 20792 17884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.33% 36.88% 36.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13523 13416 11005
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 432 486 638
Average hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +9 986 £388 +3.33% 163
London +2 382 £413 +0.97% 70
South East -28 156 £375 +7.14% 20
City of London +18 95 £438 -2.77% 14
Yorkshire -3 94 £365 +8.14% 11
East Midlands +41 86 £350 -7.89% 5
North West 0 74 £401 +23.23% 7
Scotland +22 71 £375 - 10
South West +16 66 £370 +5.71% 23
West Yorkshire -10 59 £365 +12.30% 4
Leeds -1 57 £368 +8.88% 4
Hampshire -22 52 £375 +2.04% 5
Surrey -8 47 £340 -9.33% 3
East of England +14 39 £381 +8.92% 8
West Midlands +4 39 £400 +15.94% 11
Nottinghamshire +20 36 £325 -1.88% 2
North East -2 36 £430 +6.17% 5
Nottingham +17 34 £325 - 2
Glasgow +6 31 £375 -4.45% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne 0 31 £445 +9.87% 5
Tyne and Wear -3 31 £445 +9.87% 5
South Wales +22 29 £315 +51.80% 5
Wales +15 29 £315 +48.23% 5
Northamptonshire +15 29 £350 -15.15% 1
Edinburgh +7 28 £375 +4.16% 5
Cheshire +9 26 £425 +25.92% 5
Manchester -22 23 £400 +23.07% 1
Oxfordshire +4 22 £500 +42.85% 1
Essex +1 21 £425 +21.42% 2
Lancashire +19 20 £387 +10.64%

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2136 (98.57%) SQL
2 1870 (86.29%) Oracle
3 873 (40.29%) Oracle Database
4 648 (29.90%) Java
5 576 (26.58%) UNIX
6 480 (22.15%) Finance
7 479 (22.10%) Oracle Database 11g
8 392 (18.09%) Business Intelligence
9 384 (17.72%) XML
10 359 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
11 346 (15.97%) Oracle Reports
12 336 (15.51%) Data Warehouse
13 326 (15.04%) Security Cleared
14 300 (13.84%) ETL
15 298 (13.75%) Shell Script
16 289 (13.34%) Data Modelling
17 279 (12.87%) .NET
18 270 (12.46%) Linux
19 256 (11.81%) Oracle Database 10g
20 252 (11.63%) SQL Server
21 248 (11.44%) JavaScript
22 236 (10.89%) Web Services
23 224 (10.34%) SC Cleared
24 220 (10.15%) Oracle Forms
25 219 (10.11%) HTML
26 214 (9.88%) C#
27 210 (9.69%) Banking
27 210 (9.69%) Relational Database
28 203 (9.37%) Spring
29 199 (9.18%) Migration

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 193 (8.91%) WebLogic
2 113 (5.21%) Oracle Workflow
3 91 (4.20%) SAS
4 59 (2.72%) Tomcat
5 53 (2.45%) WebSphere
6 51 (2.35%) JBoss
7 33 (1.52%) Apache
8 25 (1.15%) SharePoint
9 23 (1.06%) Oracle 10gAS
9 23 (1.06%) Oracle Application Server
10 21 (0.97%) IIS
11 20 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
12 14 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
13 13 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 12 (0.55%) Oracle Self-Service HR
15 11 (0.51%) Apache Pig
15 11 (0.51%) Oracle BPEL
16 10 (0.46%) Umbraco
16 10 (0.46%) Mule
16 10 (0.46%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 49 (2.26%) MS Excel
2 46 (2.12%) MS Office
3 12 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.51%) MS Project
5 7 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.18%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.092%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 179 (8.26%) Oracle EBS
2 146 (6.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 140 (6.46%) Oracle Applications
4 59 (2.72%) Oracle General Ledger
5 52 (2.40%) Oracle Payables
6 45 (2.08%) Oracle Financials
7 40 (1.85%) Oracle Receivables
8 26 (1.20%) Oracle HRMS
9 24 (1.11%) Oracle 11i
10 21 (0.97%) Oracle Assets
11 17 (0.78%) Oracle Cash Management
12 12 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
13 11 (0.51%) WebTrends
13 11 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 11 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
13 11 (0.51%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 11 (0.51%) Oracle Utilities
14 10 (0.46%) Markit EDM
14 10 (0.46%) BusinessWorks
15 9 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.32%) SaaS
1 7 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.046%) Heroku
3 1 (0.046%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.046%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.046%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 41 (1.89%) LDAP
2 36 (1.66%) Internet
3 31 (1.43%) HTTP
4 16 (0.74%) TCP/IP
5 14 (0.65%) FTP
5 14 (0.65%) Firewall
6 11 (0.51%) DNS
7 10 (0.46%) LAN
7 10 (0.46%) SAN
8 9 (0.42%) WAN
9 6 (0.28%) Ethernet
9 6 (0.28%) SDH
9 6 (0.28%) SSL
9 6 (0.28%) MPLS
10 5 (0.23%) SMS
11 4 (0.18%) GPRS
11 4 (0.18%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.18%) 2G
11 4 (0.18%) SSH
12 3 (0.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 873 (40.29%) Oracle Database
2 479 (22.10%) Oracle Database 11g
3 346 (15.97%) Oracle Reports
4 336 (15.51%) Data Warehouse
5 256 (11.81%) Oracle Database 10g
6 252 (11.63%) SQL Server
7 210 (9.69%) Relational Database
8 123 (5.68%) RDBMS
9 91 (4.20%) Oracle BI EE
10 86 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 75 (3.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 62 (2.86%) Oracle9i Database
13 53 (2.45%) Oracle Discoverer
14 50 (2.31%) Oracle ODI
15 46 (2.12%) OLTP
16 40 (1.85%) SQLPlus
16 40 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 39 (1.80%) Hadoop
18 38 (1.75%) MySQL
18 38 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 220 (10.15%) Oracle Forms
2 155 (7.15%) Oracle APEX
3 109 (5.03%) Toad
4 89 (4.11%) Subversion
5 85 (3.92%) Maven
6 71 (3.28%) JUnit
7 65 (3.00%) Ant
8 63 (2.91%) JIRA
9 55 (2.54%) Jenkins
10 54 (2.49%) Git (software)
11 47 (2.17%) Visual Studio
12 43 (1.98%) Eclipse
12 43 (1.98%) ERwin
13 33 (1.52%) ClearCase
14 26 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
15 25 (1.15%) SoapUI
15 25 (1.15%) Selenium
16 22 (1.02%) CruiseControl
17 18 (0.83%) JDeveloper
18 17 (0.78%) NUnit
General
1 480 (22.15%) Finance
2 210 (9.69%) Banking
3 80 (3.69%) Telecoms
4 70 (3.23%) Investment Banking
5 45 (2.08%) Marketing
5 45 (2.08%) Retail
6 36 (1.66%) General Ledger
7 27 (1.25%) Billing
8 23 (1.06%) Games
9 17 (0.78%) Manufacturing
9 17 (0.78%) Back Office
10 14 (0.65%) Front Office
11 9 (0.42%) Publishing
12 8 (0.37%) Local Government
13 5 (0.23%) Advertising
13 5 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.18%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.18%) Electronics
14 4 (0.18%) Legal
14 4 (0.18%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 1244 (57.41%) Developer
2 466 (21.50%) Oracle Developer
3 295 (13.61%) Analyst
4 182 (8.40%) Consultant
5 178 (8.21%) Java Developer
6 137 (6.32%) SQL Developer
7 134 (6.18%) DBA
8 115 (5.31%) Oracle DBA
9 111 (5.12%) PL/SQL Developer
10 102 (4.71%) Senior Developer
11 90 (4.15%) Architect
12 81 (3.74%) Programmer
13 79 (3.65%) Oracle Consultant
14 62 (2.86%) Administrator
15 56 (2.58%) Applications Support
16 52 (2.40%) Data Analyst
16 52 (2.40%) Designer
17 51 (2.35%) Analyst Programmer
18 49 (2.26%) ETL Developer
18 49 (2.26%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (17.72%) XML
2 279 (12.87%) .NET
3 236 (10.89%) Web Services
4 219 (10.11%) HTML
5 203 (9.37%) Spring
6 170 (7.84%) J2EE
7 142 (6.55%) CSS
8 119 (5.49%) SOAP
9 112 (5.17%) Hibernate
10 110 (5.08%) JSP
10 110 (5.08%) ASP.NET
11 83 (3.83%) jQuery
12 82 (3.78%) JMS
13 77 (3.55%) Java EE
14 67 (3.09%) REST
15 64 (2.95%) Struts
16 62 (2.86%) Middleware
17 59 (2.72%) Ajax
18 58 (2.68%) JPA
19 55 (2.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 184 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (2.95%) Computer Science
3 46 (2.12%) Open Source
4 41 (1.89%) Data Integration
5 37 (1.71%) Data Structures
6 30 (1.38%) Algorithms
6 30 (1.38%) Management Information System
7 25 (1.15%) Fixed Income
8 22 (1.02%) Mathematics
9 20 (0.92%) Online Games
9 20 (0.92%) NHS
10 19 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (0.83%) Visualisation
11 18 (0.83%) Statistics
12 17 (0.78%) Equities
13 15 (0.69%) Replication
13 15 (0.69%) Client/Server
13 15 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 14 (0.65%) Clustering
14 14 (0.65%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 576 (26.58%) UNIX
2 270 (12.46%) Linux
3 138 (6.37%) Windows
4 46 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 40 (1.85%) AIX
6 35 (1.62%) Solaris
7 32 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (1.02%) HPUX
9 14 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.46%) VMS
12 9 (0.42%) Mac OS X
12 9 (0.42%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.14%) OpenVMS
14 3 (0.14%) Android
15 2 (0.092%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.092%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.046%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.046%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (18.09%) Business Intelligence
2 359 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
3 300 (13.84%) ETL
4 289 (13.34%) Data Modelling
5 199 (9.18%) Migration
6 192 (8.86%) Performance Tuning
7 142 (6.55%) OO
8 137 (6.32%) Workflow
9 124 (5.72%) ITIL
10 122 (5.63%) Unit Testing
11 119 (5.49%) Data Migration
12 113 (5.21%) TDD
13 112 (5.17%) CRM
13 112 (5.17%) Dimensional Modelling
14 102 (4.71%) Scrum
15 93 (4.29%) SOA
16 89 (4.11%) MVC
17 84 (3.88%) Data Analysis
18 76 (3.51%) Configuration Management
19 65 (3.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2136 (98.57%) SQL
2 648 (29.90%) Java
3 298 (13.75%) Shell Script
4 248 (11.44%) JavaScript
5 214 (9.88%) C#
6 124 (5.72%) T-SQL
7 113 (5.21%) Perl
8 66 (3.05%) VB
9 57 (2.63%) VB.NET
10 56 (2.58%) VBA
11 46 (2.12%) C++
12 42 (1.94%) C
13 35 (1.62%) Python
13 35 (1.62%) VB6
14 33 (1.52%) Korn
15 25 (1.15%) Bash Shell
16 22 (1.02%) PHP
17 20 (0.92%) VBScript
18 17 (0.78%) PowerShell
19 15 (0.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 326 (15.04%) Security Cleared
2 224 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 144 (6.65%) Degree
4 94 (4.34%) DV Cleared
5 32 (1.48%) Sun Certification
6 26 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
7 23 (1.06%) Oracle Certification
8 18 (0.83%) ISTQB
9 13 (0.60%) OCPJP
10 10 (0.46%) OCP
11 7 (0.32%) ISEB
11 7 (0.32%) BC Cleared
11 7 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 4 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.092%) OCMJD
14 2 (0.092%) HND
15 1 (0.046%) Microsoft Certification
15 1 (0.046%) Siebel Certification
15 1 (0.046%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (3.09%) QA
2 33 (1.52%) SLA
3 23 (1.06%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.51%) GAAP
5 8 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.32%) Solvency II
7 6 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.28%) ISO 14001
7 6 (0.28%) HL7
7 6 (0.28%) DICOM
8 5 (0.23%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.046%) RosettaNet
9 1 (0.046%) COBIT
System Software
1 70 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
2 18 (0.83%) Oracle Clusterware
3 17 (0.78%) Active Directory
4 10 (0.46%) HDFS
4 10 (0.46%) Apache Flume
5 9 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.23%) vSphere
7 4 (0.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 3 (0.14%) OCFS2
9 2 (0.092%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.092%) NFS
10 1 (0.046%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.046%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.046%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 72 (3.32%) Oracle RMAN
2 53 (2.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 46 (2.12%) Data Guard
4 35 (1.62%) Control-M
5 13 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (0.60%) Oracle Flashback
6 8 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 7 (0.32%) OpenView
8 6 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.18%) Hyperic
9 4 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
9 4 (0.18%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.14%) BladeLogic
11 2 (0.092%) Puppet
11 2 (0.092%) Oracle Identity Management
11 2 (0.092%) Ansible
11 2 (0.092%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.046%) Oracle EDQ
12 1 (0.046%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.046%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1870 (86.29%) Oracle
2 168 (7.75%) Informatica
3 131 (6.05%) Microsoft
4 101 (4.66%) Business Objects
5 56 (2.58%) HP
6 47 (2.17%) SAP
6 47 (2.17%) Red Hat
7 44 (2.03%) IBM
8 39 (1.80%) Cognos
9 38 (1.75%) webMethods
10 36 (1.66%) Tableau
11 34 (1.57%) Sybase
12 33 (1.52%) Sun
13 30 (1.38%) MicroStrategy
14 24 (1.11%) BEA
15 21 (0.97%) Adobe
15 21 (0.97%) Pega
16 20 (0.92%) Google
17 19 (0.88%) Siebel
17 19 (0.88%) Remedy
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