The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had PL/SQL Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle PL/SQL Developer
Rank 63 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs requiring a PL/SQL Developer 3 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% 0.56% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.58% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £421 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.35% -15.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
-3.92% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
PL/SQL Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
739 688 735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.48% 96.63% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 431 408
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 32 42
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £42.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

PL/SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Birmingham region that featured PL/SQL Developer in the job title.

PL/SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PL/SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

PL/SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

PL/SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, PL/SQL Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring PL/SQL Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Unix
5 4 (40.00%) Struts
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (40.00%) JUnit
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (40.00%) Spring
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle OWB
5 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (40.00%) Service Management
5 4 (40.00%) ITSM
5 4 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (30.00%) ClearQuest
6 3 (30.00%) Maven
6 3 (30.00%) OCPJP
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) Apache CXF
6 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (30.00%) JSP
6 3 (30.00%) Servlets

PL/SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JUnit
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (30.00%) Ant
2 3 (30.00%) Artifactory
2 3 (30.00%) ClearQuest
2 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) Maven
2 3 (30.00%) Toad
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (40.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) Struts
3 3 (30.00%) Apache CXF
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) J2EE
3 3 (30.00%) JSP
3 3 (30.00%) Servlets
3 3 (30.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) ITSM
1 4 (40.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) OOP
2 3 (30.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Korn
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) OCPJP
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy