The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 51 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 7 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.10% 0.78% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.15% 2.49% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £442 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £41.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +5.76%

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

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
222 201 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.80% 31.36% 27.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 133 103
Median daily rate £400 £331 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% -5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.25 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.15% -19.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) JBoss
4 3 (30.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) E-business
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (30.00%) Subversion
4 3 (30.00%) Data Mart
4 3 (30.00%) Java EE
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (30.00%) JPA
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (20.00%) SOLID
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum

PL/SQL
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%) JBoss
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) TRIRIGA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Data Mart
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) DataStage
3 1 (10.00%) DB2
3 1 (10.00%) Endeca
3 1 (10.00%) IMS/DB
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Ant
3 1 (10.00%) Checkstyle
3 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (10.00%) QUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) OBIEE Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Hybris Developer
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (30.00%) Java EE
1 3 (30.00%) JPA
2 2 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) XSD
2 2 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) EJB
3 1 (10.00%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) JBoss Seam
3 1 (10.00%) JMS
3 1 (10.00%) JSTL
3 1 (10.00%) Struts
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) E-business
1 3 (30.00%) SOA
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) SOLID
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source Development
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (10.00%) System Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) COBOL
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) JCL
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) IFRS
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CA Endevor
1 1 (10.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) hybris
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Teradata