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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 86 74 62
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 37 28 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.46% 1.31% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.74% 3.94% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 27
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£350 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £313 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £455 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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
780 711 749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.70% 33.16% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 422 403
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £221 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 24
Average hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.80 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.30 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +16 19 £350 -9.67% 2
Coventry -9 6 £290 -14.70%
Shropshire -6 4 - -
Solihull +3 2 - -
Warwickshire -6 2 £375 - 2
Worcestershire - 2 £350 -
Staffordshire - - - - 2
West Bromwich - - - - 2
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 49 (89.09%) SQL
2 48 (87.27%) Oracle
3 28 (50.91%) Oracle Database
4 20 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (21.82%) Data Mart
6 12 (21.82%) Finance
6 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
7 11 (20.00%) UNIX
7 11 (20.00%) Toad
7 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 10 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (18.18%) ETL
8 10 (18.18%) Business Objects
9 9 (16.36%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (14.55%) Waterfall
10 8 (14.55%) Oracle RMAN
10 8 (14.55%) Linux
10 8 (14.55%) Data Modelling
10 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (12.73%) Oracle EBS
11 7 (12.73%) Relational Database
12 6 (10.91%) Shell Script
12 6 (10.91%) Java
13 5 (9.09%) COBOL
13 5 (9.09%) WebLogic
13 5 (9.09%) J2EE
13 5 (9.09%) Windows
13 5 (9.09%) Informatica

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.45%) Documentum
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (50.91%) Oracle Database
2 20 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (21.82%) Data Mart
4 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
5 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (12.73%) Relational Database
7 4 (7.27%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (7.27%) OLTP
7 4 (7.27%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (5.45%) DataStage
8 3 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (5.45%) Oracle OWB
8 3 (5.45%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (5.45%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (3.64%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Toad
2 5 (9.09%) ClearCase
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (5.45%) ClearQuest
5 2 (3.64%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (3.64%) CA Gen
5 2 (3.64%) Mercurial
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (3.64%) ERwin
6 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.82%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (1.82%) NUnit
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.64%) Automotive
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (45.45%) Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (16.36%) DBA
3 9 (16.36%) Oracle DBA
4 8 (14.55%) Consultant
5 7 (12.73%) Architect
6 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 6 (10.91%) SQL Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Oracle HR Consultant
7 5 (9.09%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
7 5 (9.09%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 5 (9.09%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
7 5 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
7 5 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (9.09%) Functional Consultant
7 5 (9.09%) Payroll Consultant
8 4 (7.27%) Administrator
9 3 (5.45%) COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) J2EE
2 3 (5.45%) Middleware
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Streams
3 2 (3.64%) jQuery
3 2 (3.64%) HTML
3 2 (3.64%) CSS
3 2 (3.64%) XML
4 1 (1.82%) EDI
4 1 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.82%) Struts
4 1 (1.82%) Web Services
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.82%) .NET
4 1 (1.82%) Ajax
4 1 (1.82%) HTML5
4 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.82%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (1.82%) WCF
4 1 (1.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.64%) Data Integration
1 2 (3.64%) Open Source
1 2 (3.64%) Replication
2 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.82%) Clustering
2 1 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) UNIX
2 8 (14.55%) Linux
3 5 (9.09%) Windows
4 2 (3.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
1 10 (18.18%) ETL
2 9 (16.36%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (14.55%) Waterfall
3 8 (14.55%) Data Modelling
4 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.27%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.27%) Migration
5 4 (7.27%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.45%) RUP
6 3 (5.45%) Data Mapping
6 3 (5.45%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.64%) Time Management
7 2 (3.64%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.64%) Data Security
7 2 (3.64%) Security Management
7 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.64%) CRM
7 2 (3.64%) OO
Programming Languages
1 49 (89.09%) SQL
2 6 (10.91%) Shell Script
2 6 (10.91%) Java
3 5 (9.09%) COBOL
4 3 (5.45%) VB
4 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.45%) Perl
5 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.82%) C#
6 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.64%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 48 (87.27%) Oracle
2 10 (18.18%) Business Objects
3 5 (9.09%) Informatica
4 4 (7.27%) Hyperion
4 4 (7.27%) ICL
5 3 (5.45%) IBM
5 3 (5.45%) Cognos
5 3 (5.45%) BEA
6 2 (3.64%) StreamServe
6 2 (3.64%) Pega
6 2 (3.64%) Talend
6 2 (3.64%) Ab Initio
6 2 (3.64%) SAP
6 2 (3.64%) Trillium
7 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.82%) webMethods
7 1 (1.82%) Citrix
7 1 (1.82%) Netezza
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