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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 23 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 6 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 3.97% 3.03% 5.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.06% 5.13% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £325 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £39.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-15.72% -16.31%
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
99 39 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 65.56% 59.09% 67.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 28 39
Median daily rate £385 £325 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £300 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 7 December 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (50.00%) Workflow
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Payroll
6 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
7 2 (20.00%) Unix
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (20.00%) E-business
8 1 (10.00%) VMware
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (10.00%) Banking
8 1 (10.00%) Linux
8 1 (10.00%) Java
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (10.00%) SAN
8 1 (10.00%) SPSS
8 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
8 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (10.00%) SAS

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 2 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) NAS
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (10.00%) Power BI
3 1 (10.00%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (10.00%) QlikView
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Payroll Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Business Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) E-Business Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) E-Business Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle HRMS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) E-business
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) KYC
4 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) R
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau
2 1 (10.00%) VMware