The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank - 29 21
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 1.27% 1.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.23% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £310 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £400 £368
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%
PL/SQL
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
79 62 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 52.67% 39.24% 41.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 52 31
Median daily rate £406 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £306 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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 Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Chester

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Chester region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 26 (100.00%) SQL
1 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (92.31%) Java
3 22 (84.62%) Oracle Database
4 18 (69.23%) XML
5 15 (57.69%) Finance
6 14 (53.85%) WSDL
6 14 (53.85%) JDBC
6 14 (53.85%) SOAP
6 14 (53.85%) Web Services
6 14 (53.85%) J2EE
6 14 (53.85%) Spring
7 13 (50.00%) JAX-WS
8 12 (46.15%) XSLT
9 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (38.46%) TDD
10 9 (34.62%) AOP
10 9 (34.62%) JUnit
11 8 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (30.77%) IBM
11 8 (30.77%) JAXB
11 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
11 8 (30.77%) WebSphere
11 8 (30.77%) JIRA
11 8 (30.77%) Kanban
11 8 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (30.77%) Integration Testing
11 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (30.77%) Banking
11 8 (30.77%) Subversion

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 8 (30.77%) WebSphere
1 8 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) JUnit
2 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 8 (30.77%) JIRA
2 8 (30.77%) Subversion
3 7 (26.92%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Banking
3 5 (19.23%) International Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
2 19 (73.08%) Java Developer
3 9 (34.62%) PL/SQL Developer
4 8 (30.77%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Developer
6 3 (11.54%) XML Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Database Developer
7 2 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Java Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Java Programmer
7 2 (7.69%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL Programmer
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
7 2 (7.69%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) XML
2 14 (53.85%) J2EE
2 14 (53.85%) JDBC
2 14 (53.85%) SOAP
2 14 (53.85%) Spring
2 14 (53.85%) Web Services
2 14 (53.85%) WSDL
3 13 (50.00%) JAX-WS
4 12 (46.15%) XSLT
5 8 (30.77%) Apache Camel
5 8 (30.77%) JAXB
6 7 (26.92%) POJO
7 6 (23.08%) HTML
8 5 (19.23%) JSP
9 4 (15.38%) Middleware
10 2 (7.69%) RESTful
11 1 (3.85%) CSS
11 1 (3.85%) JSON
11 1 (3.85%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (38.46%) TDD
2 9 (34.62%) AOP
3 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (30.77%) Integration Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Kanban
3 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 8 (30.77%) System Integration Testing
3 8 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 7 (26.92%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) BDD
6 1 (3.85%) SDLC
6 1 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) SQL
2 24 (92.31%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) IBM