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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 89 86 65
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 39 25 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.52% 1.18% 2.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.83% 3.63% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 30
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£375 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £425 £600
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 £36.25 £29.25 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+23.93% -22.51%
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
808 688 820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.43% 32.59% 35.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 418 440
Average daily rate £325 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 16 27
Average hourly rate £21.00 £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.00 £23.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.85 £41.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
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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 +9 19 £400 +11.11%
Shropshire -8 6 - - 3
Solihull +11 3 - -
Warwickshire - 3 £350 - 1
Worcestershire - 2 £350 -
West Bromwich - - - - 2
Staffordshire - - - - 1
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 52 (89.66%) SQL
2 51 (87.93%) Oracle
3 30 (51.72%) Oracle Database
4 20 (34.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (24.14%) UNIX
5 14 (24.14%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
6 13 (22.41%) Finance
7 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (20.69%) Data Mart
7 12 (20.69%) SC Cleared
7 12 (20.69%) Security Cleared
8 11 (18.97%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (18.97%) Linux
8 11 (18.97%) Toad
9 10 (17.24%) Business Objects
9 10 (17.24%) Waterfall
10 9 (15.52%) ETL
11 8 (13.79%) Data Modelling
11 8 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (13.79%) Shell Script
12 7 (12.07%) Oracle EBS
12 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (10.34%) Oracle RMAN
13 6 (10.34%) COBOL
13 6 (10.34%) Java
14 5 (8.62%) WebLogic
14 5 (8.62%) Windows
14 5 (8.62%) Informatica
14 5 (8.62%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (8.62%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.17%) Documentum
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (51.72%) Oracle Database
2 20 (34.48%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (24.14%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
5 12 (20.69%) Data Mart
6 8 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
8 4 (6.90%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (6.90%) OLTP
8 4 (6.90%) Oracle Discoverer
8 4 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (5.17%) DataStage
9 3 (5.17%) Oracle OWB
9 3 (5.17%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (5.17%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (3.45%) Big Data
10 2 (3.45%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (3.45%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Toad
2 5 (8.62%) ClearCase
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (5.17%) ClearQuest
5 2 (3.45%) Mercurial
5 2 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (3.45%) CA Gen
5 2 (3.45%) ERwin
6 1 (1.72%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (1.72%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.72%) NUnit
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.45%) Automotive
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (48.28%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (15.52%) Consultant
4 8 (13.79%) Architect
4 8 (13.79%) DBA
4 8 (13.79%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (12.07%) SQL Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
6 6 (10.34%) PL/SQL Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Oracle HR Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Functional Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Payroll Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) Administrator
9 3 (5.17%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) J2EE
2 4 (6.90%) XML
3 3 (5.17%) Middleware
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Streams
4 2 (3.45%) jQuery
4 2 (3.45%) HTML
4 2 (3.45%) .NET
4 2 (3.45%) CSS
5 1 (1.72%) Struts
5 1 (1.72%) Web Services
5 1 (1.72%) XSLT
5 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.72%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.72%) EDI
5 1 (1.72%) WCF
5 1 (1.72%) WPF
5 1 (1.72%) Ajax
5 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.72%) HTML5
5 1 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Replication
3 2 (3.45%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.45%) Open Source
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
4 1 (1.72%) Statistics
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) UNIX
2 11 (18.97%) Linux
3 5 (8.62%) Windows
4 2 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.97%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (17.24%) Waterfall
4 9 (15.52%) ETL
5 8 (13.79%) Data Modelling
6 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (6.90%) Data Analysis
7 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.90%) Migration
7 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.90%) RUP
8 3 (5.17%) Project Planning
8 3 (5.17%) Data Mapping
9 2 (3.45%) Time Management
9 2 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.45%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.45%) Data Security
9 2 (3.45%) Security Management
9 2 (3.45%) CRM
9 2 (3.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 52 (89.66%) SQL
2 8 (13.79%) Shell Script
3 6 (10.34%) COBOL
3 6 (10.34%) Java
4 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.17%) Perl
4 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.17%) VB
5 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.45%) C#
6 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) SC Cleared
1 12 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) OCP
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.45%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 51 (87.93%) Oracle
2 10 (17.24%) Business Objects
3 5 (8.62%) Informatica
3 5 (8.62%) ICL
4 4 (6.90%) Hyperion
5 3 (5.17%) BEA
5 3 (5.17%) IBM
5 3 (5.17%) Cognos
6 2 (3.45%) Pega
6 2 (3.45%) Talend
6 2 (3.45%) StreamServe
6 2 (3.45%) Ab Initio
6 2 (3.45%) Trillium
6 2 (3.45%) SAP
7 1 (1.72%) webMethods
7 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.72%) Citrix
7 1 (1.72%) Netezza
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