The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire 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 88 76 69
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 31 44 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.28% 2.01% 2.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.90% 5.17% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 35
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£380 £320 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £442 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
795 851 1106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.80% 38.97% 41.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 485 574
Average daily rate £325 £315 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 50 23
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +35.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.88 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £55.75
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 Yorkshire

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire +7 26 £403 +20.14% 9
North Yorkshire -7 2 £290 -10.76% 5
South Yorkshire +2 1 £300 - 3
PL/SQL
England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 115 (100.00%) SQL
2 105 (91.30%) Oracle
3 61 (53.04%) Oracle Database
4 35 (30.43%) Oracle Reports
5 33 (28.70%) Java
5 33 (28.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 30 (26.09%) Oracle Forms
7 28 (24.35%) XML
8 25 (21.74%) Linux
9 23 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 23 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
10 21 (18.26%) Finance
11 20 (17.39%) Git (software)
12 19 (16.52%) UNIX
12 19 (16.52%) WebLogic
13 18 (15.65%) Maven
14 15 (13.04%) Oracle BI EE
14 15 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (12.17%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (12.17%) J2EE
16 13 (11.30%) SQL Server
16 13 (11.30%) SOA
16 13 (11.30%) Retail
17 12 (10.43%) REST
17 12 (10.43%) ETL
17 12 (10.43%) Data Modelling
18 11 (9.57%) Telecoms
18 11 (9.57%) Migration
18 11 (9.57%) JMS
18 11 (9.57%) Agile Software Development

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 19 (16.52%) WebLogic
2 6 (5.22%) nginx
2 6 (5.22%) Apache
3 5 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (3.48%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (3.48%) Confluence
5 3 (2.61%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle UPK
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (8.70%) Oracle BPM
1 10 (8.70%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (2.61%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (2.61%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.87%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) HTTP
2 3 (2.61%) SSL
2 3 (2.61%) SSH
3 1 (0.87%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (53.04%) Oracle Database
2 35 (30.43%) Oracle Reports
3 33 (28.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 23 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 15 (13.04%) Oracle BI EE
5 15 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (11.30%) SQL Server
7 10 (8.70%) DB2
8 9 (7.83%) Oracle ODI
9 8 (6.96%) Oracle9i Database
10 6 (5.22%) Relational Database
11 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (3.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 4 (3.48%) RDBMS
11 4 (3.48%) SQLPlus
12 3 (2.61%) Oracle OWB
12 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (1.74%) Pentaho
13 2 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (26.09%) Oracle Forms
2 20 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 18 (15.65%) Maven
4 7 (6.09%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (4.35%) Toad
5 5 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.48%) JIRA
7 2 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.74%) ProC
8 1 (0.87%) JUnit
8 1 (0.87%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.87%) Hudson
8 1 (0.87%) Subversion
General
1 21 (18.26%) Finance
2 13 (11.30%) Retail
3 11 (9.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.87%) Back Office
4 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.87%) Banking
4 1 (0.87%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 69 (60.00%) Developer
2 39 (33.91%) Oracle Developer
3 14 (12.17%) DBA
3 14 (12.17%) Oracle DBA
4 12 (10.43%) Consultant
5 11 (9.57%) Java Developer
6 9 (7.83%) Oracle Consultant
7 8 (6.96%) Analyst
7 8 (6.96%) Oracle Forms Developer
8 6 (5.22%) Architect
9 5 (4.35%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.35%) VB.NET Developer
10 4 (3.48%) Release Engineer
10 4 (3.48%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (3.48%) Applications Developer
11 3 (2.61%) Database Developer
11 3 (2.61%) Team Leader
11 3 (2.61%) Senior Oracle DBA
11 3 (2.61%) Oracle Technical Consultant
11 3 (2.61%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (24.35%) XML
2 14 (12.17%) J2EE
3 12 (10.43%) REST
4 11 (9.57%) JMS
5 9 (7.83%) Oracle ADF
5 9 (7.83%) Hibernate
5 9 (7.83%) .NET
5 9 (7.83%) SOAP
5 9 (7.83%) Spring
6 8 (6.96%) jQuery
6 8 (6.96%) Apache Camel
7 7 (6.09%) WinForms
7 7 (6.09%) Web Services
8 5 (4.35%) JSP
8 5 (4.35%) WCF
9 4 (3.48%) JDBC
10 3 (2.61%) Ajax
11 2 (1.74%) HTML
11 2 (1.74%) CSS
12 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (3.48%) N-Tier
1 4 (3.48%) VLE
2 3 (2.61%) Clustering
2 3 (2.61%) Replication
3 2 (1.74%) NHS
4 1 (0.87%) GIS
4 1 (0.87%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.74%) Linux
2 19 (16.52%) UNIX
3 5 (4.35%) HPUX
4 4 (3.48%) Windows
5 1 (0.87%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (12.17%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (11.30%) SOA
4 12 (10.43%) ETL
4 12 (10.43%) Data Modelling
5 11 (9.57%) Migration
5 11 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.96%) Data Migration
6 8 (6.96%) Scrum
7 7 (6.09%) Configuration Management
7 7 (6.09%) ITIL
8 5 (4.35%) Workflow
9 4 (3.48%) OO
9 4 (3.48%) MVC
9 4 (3.48%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.61%) Validation
10 3 (2.61%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (2.61%) TDD
10 3 (2.61%) Business Analysis
11 2 (1.74%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 115 (100.00%) SQL
2 33 (28.70%) Java
3 10 (8.70%) COBOL
4 9 (7.83%) Shell Script
5 8 (6.96%) VB.NET
6 7 (6.09%) Python
7 6 (5.22%) Perl
7 6 (5.22%) C#
8 5 (4.35%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 3 (2.61%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.74%) C
11 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.74%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.74%) ISEB
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (6.96%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (2.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (0.87%) OpenView
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.87%) Puppet
3 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.87%) OVSD
Vendors
1 105 (91.30%) Oracle
2 10 (8.70%) Perforce
3 9 (7.83%) IBM
4 6 (5.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.87%) Micro Focus
5 1 (0.87%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.87%) Sybase
5 1 (0.87%) BEA
5 1 (0.87%) Informatica
5 1 (0.87%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.87%) HP