The first table below looks at the demand for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Wales 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 54 33 44
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +11
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 12 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.62% 2.31% 2.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.23% 6.76% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 3
Average daily rate £213 £363 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.37% +16.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £35.25
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.80%
Programming Languages Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
284 148 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 38.33% 34.18% 28.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 92 73
Average daily rate £388 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.76% -38.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £12.42 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £37.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.14% +2.94%
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Wales

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -21 10 £208 -42.75% 1
North Wales - 2 £263 - 1
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) Oracle
3 9 (47.37%) UNIX
4 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
5 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
6 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
7 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
8 4 (21.05%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (21.05%) Windows
8 4 (21.05%) Linux
8 4 (21.05%) Business Objects
8 4 (21.05%) SAP
8 4 (21.05%) SAP XI
8 4 (21.05%) Server Monitoring
8 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
8 4 (21.05%) BusinessObjects XI
8 4 (21.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (15.79%) R
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 3 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (10.53%) Java
10 2 (10.53%) Maven
11 1 (5.26%) Korn
11 1 (5.26%) QA
11 1 (5.26%) Selenium
11 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
1 4 (21.05%) BusinessObjects XI
1 4 (21.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.26%) SQLPlus
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Ant
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (5.26%) Toad
2 1 (5.26%) Gradle
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
2 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
3 2 (10.53%) Support Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Support
4 1 (5.26%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX Support
4 1 (5.26%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Business Objects Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Developer
4 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) SAP XI
2 1 (5.26%) Spring
2 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) JDBC
2 1 (5.26%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) UNIX
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
2 1 (5.26%) TDD
2 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
2 1 (5.26%) Change Management
2 1 (5.26%) Integration Acceptance Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
2 1 (5.26%) ETL
2 1 (5.26%) Database Tuning
2 1 (5.26%) Android Development
2 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
2 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.79%) R
4 2 (10.53%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) Korn
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Business Objects
2 4 (21.05%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) FatWire
3 1 (5.26%) HP