The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 13 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 4 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 4.94% 1.14% 7.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.33% 1.92% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £36.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -31.42%
PL/SQL
County Antrim

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

Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 52 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 37.04% 59.09% 49.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 28 8
Median daily rate £385 £308 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.20% -18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £463 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing PL/SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 4 (44.44%) J2EE
3 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) JMS
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
4 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 3 (33.33%) UML
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) OLAP
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (33.33%) VBA
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) JBoss
2 2 (22.22%) NetWeaver
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (11.11%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (33.33%) OLAP
2 3 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) PVCS
2 1 (11.11%) JDeveloper
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) E-Business Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE
1 4 (44.44%) JMS
1 4 (44.44%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) EJB
3 2 (22.22%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (22.22%) Java EE
3 2 (22.22%) Java EE 5
3 2 (22.22%) JAX-WS
3 2 (22.22%) JDBC
3 2 (22.22%) JSF
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Life Science
2 1 (11.11%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) VBA
4 2 (22.22%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO 9001
2 1 (11.11%) GxP
2 1 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) SAP