The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 66 73 52
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 5 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.63% 0.78% 1.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.79% 2.86% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 8
Median daily rate £325 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £195 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £483 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
PL/SQL
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
280 315 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 35.18% 27.37% 33.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 235 143
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 12
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.80 £16.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £37.50 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 5 £325 -
PL/SQL
North West

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 48 (100.00%) SQL
2 46 (95.83%) Oracle
3 38 (79.17%) Oracle Database
4 28 (58.33%) Java
5 22 (45.83%) XML
6 18 (37.50%) TDD
7 17 (35.42%) Finance
8 16 (33.33%) SOAP
8 16 (33.33%) Web Services
8 16 (33.33%) Spring
8 16 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (31.25%) J2EE
10 14 (29.17%) JDBC
10 14 (29.17%) WSDL
10 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (27.08%) JAX-WS
12 12 (25.00%) XSLT
13 10 (20.83%) JUnit
13 10 (20.83%) IBM
13 10 (20.83%) Oracle Database 10g
13 10 (20.83%) WebSphere
13 10 (20.83%) Oracle Database 12c
14 9 (18.75%) AOP
14 9 (18.75%) Banking
15 8 (16.67%) Subversion
15 8 (16.67%) JAXB
15 8 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
15 8 (16.67%) Software Engineering
15 8 (16.67%) Kanban
15 8 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 10 (20.83%) WebSphere
2 8 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (79.17%) Oracle Database
2 16 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (20.83%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (20.83%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.08%) OLTP
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.08%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) JUnit
2 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.67%) JIRA
2 8 (16.67%) Subversion
3 7 (14.58%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (14.58%) Selenium
4 3 (6.25%) Toad
5 1 (2.08%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Banking
3 5 (10.42%) International Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 38 (79.17%) Developer
2 23 (47.92%) Java Developer
3 21 (43.75%) PL/SQL Developer
4 18 (37.50%) Oracle Developer
5 16 (33.33%) SQL Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Senior Developer
7 5 (10.42%) PL/SQL Programmer
7 5 (10.42%) Programmer
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Senior SQL Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (6.25%) Oracle Forms Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Oracle Reports Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Report Developer
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Programmer
8 3 (6.25%) XML Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (45.83%) XML
2 16 (33.33%) SOAP
2 16 (33.33%) Spring
2 16 (33.33%) Web Services
3 15 (31.25%) J2EE
4 14 (29.17%) JDBC
4 14 (29.17%) WSDL
5 13 (27.08%) JAX-WS
6 12 (25.00%) XSLT
7 8 (16.67%) Apache Camel
7 8 (16.67%) JAXB
8 7 (14.58%) .NET
8 7 (14.58%) POJO
9 6 (12.50%) HTML
10 5 (10.42%) JSP
11 4 (8.33%) Middleware
12 3 (6.25%) Java EE
13 2 (4.17%) RESTful
14 1 (2.08%) JSON
14 1 (2.08%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) TDD
2 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.75%) AOP
4 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 8 (16.67%) Kanban
4 8 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 8 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 8 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 7 (14.58%) Extreme Programming
6 3 (6.25%) Project Management
7 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.17%) ETL
7 2 (4.17%) Migration
7 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.17%) SDLC
8 1 (2.08%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.08%) Logical Data Model
8 1 (2.08%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) SQL
2 28 (58.33%) Java
3 6 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (95.83%) Oracle
2 10 (20.83%) IBM
3 1 (2.08%) Tableau
3 1 (2.08%) Talend