The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 75 79 80
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 44 37 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.75% 1.46% 1.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.80% 4.76% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 14
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £274 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £413 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £360 £355
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +15.07%
PL/SQL
England

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

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
759 778 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.26% 30.68% 33.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 443 413
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 23 14
Average hourly rate £23.75 £21.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% -28.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.92 £74.30 £40.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Birmingham +5 19 £338 -3.57% 4
Shropshire -4 8 - -
Coventry -2 6 £388 +33.62% 2
Worcestershire 0 4 - -
Staffordshire - 2 £475 - 1
Warwickshire +3 1 £365 -2.66% 5
PL/SQL
England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 (91.14%) Oracle
2 69 (87.34%) SQL
3 24 (30.38%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (26.58%) Finance
5 16 (20.25%) UNIX
5 16 (20.25%) Oracle Reports
6 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
7 14 (17.72%) Shell Script
8 12 (15.19%) Data Modelling
8 12 (15.19%) T-SQL
8 12 (15.19%) Security Cleared
9 11 (13.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (13.92%) Oracle Database
9 11 (13.92%) COBOL
9 11 (13.92%) Oracle EBS
10 10 (12.66%) ETL
10 10 (12.66%) Informatica
10 10 (12.66%) .NET
10 10 (12.66%) Oracle Self-Service HR
11 9 (11.39%) JavaScript
11 9 (11.39%) Telecoms
11 9 (11.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (10.13%) Silverlight
12 8 (10.13%) Oracle Payables
12 8 (10.13%) Oracle Receivables
12 8 (10.13%) SC Cleared
12 8 (10.13%) Oracle General Ledger
12 8 (10.13%) Perl
12 8 (10.13%) Java

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 10 (12.66%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 7 (8.86%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (3.80%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.53%) SAS
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) MS Office
1 4 (5.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (13.92%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (10.13%) Oracle General Ledger
2 8 (10.13%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (10.13%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (5.06%) Oracle Payroll
4 4 (5.06%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (2.53%) Northgate Housing
6 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.25%) Oracle Reports
2 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
3 11 (13.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (13.92%) Oracle Database
4 9 (11.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (8.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (8.86%) Oracle Discoverer
6 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (7.59%) Relational Database
7 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (6.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (6.33%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
8 4 (5.06%) MySQL
9 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.80%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (2.53%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (5.06%) Subversion
2 4 (5.06%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.06%) CA Gen
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.27%) Toad
General
1 21 (26.58%) Finance
2 9 (11.39%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.59%) Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Local Government
4 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (51.90%) Developer
2 24 (30.38%) Oracle Developer
3 19 (24.05%) Consultant
4 12 (15.19%) Analyst
4 12 (15.19%) Oracle Consultant
5 9 (11.39%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 9 (11.39%) Functional Consultant
6 8 (10.13%) Technical Consultant
6 8 (10.13%) Administrator
6 8 (10.13%) PL/SQL Developer
6 8 (10.13%) COBOL Developer
7 7 (8.86%) SQL Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
8 6 (7.59%) Oracle HR Consultant
9 5 (6.33%) Oracle Discoverer Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Architect
10 4 (5.06%) Programmer
10 4 (5.06%) Technical Analyst
11 3 (3.80%) Developer Analyst
11 3 (3.80%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) .NET
2 8 (10.13%) Silverlight
3 5 (6.33%) J2EE
3 5 (6.33%) XML
4 4 (5.06%) XSLT
4 4 (5.06%) Web Services
5 1 (1.27%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.27%) Spring
5 1 (1.27%) Servlets
5 1 (1.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.53%) Life Science
4 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.25%) UNIX
2 5 (6.33%) Linux
3 4 (5.06%) Ubuntu
3 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.06%) Windows
3 4 (5.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.38%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (15.19%) Data Modelling
3 10 (12.66%) ETL
4 7 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (8.86%) Workflow
4 7 (8.86%) Migration
5 6 (7.59%) Scrum
5 6 (7.59%) Integration Testing
6 5 (6.33%) Data Migration
6 5 (6.33%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (6.33%) Test Strategy
6 5 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.06%) ERP
7 4 (5.06%) Test Scripting
8 3 (3.80%) Data Analysis
8 3 (3.80%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (3.80%) ITIL
8 3 (3.80%) OO
8 3 (3.80%) RUP
8 3 (3.80%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 69 (87.34%) SQL
2 14 (17.72%) Shell Script
3 12 (15.19%) T-SQL
4 11 (13.92%) COBOL
5 9 (11.39%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.13%) Perl
6 8 (10.13%) Java
7 4 (5.06%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.06%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.80%) Degree
4 1 (1.27%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.06%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.27%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.27%) HDFS
Vendors
1 72 (91.14%) Oracle
2 10 (12.66%) Informatica
3 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.06%) webMethods
4 4 (5.06%) VMware
4 4 (5.06%) Northgate
4 4 (5.06%) Pega
5 3 (3.80%) BEA
6 2 (2.53%) Micro Focus
7 1 (1.27%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.27%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.27%) HP
7 1 (1.27%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £415 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West midlands
Bentley Whitaker
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 26 days ago