The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 45 54 34
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 28 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.63% 1.65% 2.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.31% 4.26% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 4
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£303 £213 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.35% -41.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £200 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £317 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.46%
PL/SQL
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
337 282 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 43.71% 38.84% 34.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 195 93
Average daily rate £350 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +61.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.23 £25.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £34.60 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 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
South Wales +17 28 £303 +45.78% 2
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 72 (100.00%) SQL
2 47 (65.28%) Oracle
3 38 (52.78%) Oracle Database
4 33 (45.83%) Oracle9i Database
5 29 (40.28%) Oracle Database 10g
6 26 (36.11%) Security Cleared
7 25 (34.72%) MicroStrategy
8 24 (33.33%) SC Cleared
9 21 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (29.17%) Java
10 17 (23.61%) Unit Testing
11 12 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (15.28%) Maven
13 10 (13.89%) Automated Testing
14 9 (12.50%) .NET Framework
14 9 (12.50%) LINQ
14 9 (12.50%) C#
14 9 (12.50%) .NET
15 8 (11.11%) UNIX
15 8 (11.11%) Windows
15 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
15 8 (11.11%) Entity Framework
15 8 (11.11%) Jenkins
15 8 (11.11%) WCF
16 7 (9.72%) Spring
16 7 (9.72%) Waterfall
16 7 (9.72%) Sun Certification
16 7 (9.72%) Hibernate
16 7 (9.72%) JUnit
16 7 (9.72%) OOP

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (1.39%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (52.78%) Oracle Database
2 33 (45.83%) Oracle9i Database
3 29 (40.28%) Oracle Database 10g
4 12 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.17%) SQLPlus
6 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.17%) DB2
6 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.39%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 11 (15.28%) Maven
2 8 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.72%) JUnit
3 7 (9.72%) Toad
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.17%) MSBuild
5 3 (4.17%) SoapUI
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.17%) Ant
6 1 (1.39%) Hudson
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Continuum
6 1 (1.39%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (1.39%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (62.50%) Developer
2 12 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.28%) Microstrategy Developer
3 11 (15.28%) AWS Developer
4 8 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 8 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
5 7 (9.72%) Development Team Leader
6 6 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.94%) MicroStrategy Consultant
7 5 (6.94%) Tester
7 5 (6.94%) Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Consultant
7 5 (6.94%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.56%) DBA
8 4 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (4.17%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.78%) Test Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) Senior Tester
10 2 (2.78%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 9 (12.50%) LINQ
1 9 (12.50%) .NET
2 8 (11.11%) Entity Framework
2 8 (11.11%) WCF
3 7 (9.72%) Spring
3 7 (9.72%) Hibernate
4 5 (6.94%) WinForms
4 5 (6.94%) XML
5 4 (5.56%) XML Messaging
6 3 (4.17%) WPF
6 3 (4.17%) SOAP
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.39%) WebCenter
7 1 (1.39%) Middleware
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle ADF
7 1 (1.39%) XHTML
7 1 (1.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) UNIX
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (5.56%) AIX
3 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.61%) Unit Testing
3 10 (13.89%) Automated Testing
4 7 (9.72%) Waterfall
4 7 (9.72%) OOP
5 6 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.56%) UML
6 4 (5.56%) Use Case
6 4 (5.56%) Test Management
6 4 (5.56%) Coaching
6 4 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.56%) Database Tuning
7 3 (4.17%) MVVM
7 3 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (4.17%) Analytics
7 3 (4.17%) Data Management
7 3 (4.17%) Scrum
7 3 (4.17%) ETL
7 3 (4.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (29.17%) Java
3 9 (12.50%) C#
4 5 (6.94%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.56%) Perl
5 4 (5.56%) Korn
6 1 (1.39%) COBOL
6 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (36.11%) Security Cleared
2 24 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.72%) Sun Certification
4 4 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (65.28%) Oracle
2 25 (34.72%) MicroStrategy
3 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.56%) HP
5 3 (4.17%) Remedy
6 1 (1.39%) IBM
6 1 (1.39%) Micro Focus
6 1 (1.39%) Siebel