The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 105 97 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -58
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 25 38 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.02% 1.34% 4.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.64% 3.47% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 94
Median daily rate £431 £438 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £44.50 £42.00 £40.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.95% +4.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £40.80 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £44.40 £45.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%
PL/SQL
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
946 1095 1255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 38.44% 38.69% 40.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 601 814
Median daily rate £375 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 85 49
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.10 £26.50 £15.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £57.50
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 the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 the East of England

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Cambridgeshire +24 9 £375 +29.31% 2
Hertfordshire -6 7 £388 -13.88% 4
Bedfordshire -1 4 £438 -2.77% 1
Norfolk -1 2 £700 +40.00%
Essex -6 1 £300 -13.35% 1
East Anglia - 1 £500 -
PL/SQL
England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 East of England region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 71 (100.00%) SQL
2 61 (85.92%) Oracle
3 24 (33.80%) Shell Script
3 24 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (32.39%) Oracle Database
4 23 (32.39%) Windows
4 23 (32.39%) Linux
5 22 (30.99%) High Availability
6 19 (26.76%) Change Control
7 18 (25.35%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (23.94%) Unix
8 17 (23.94%) Web Services
8 17 (23.94%) .NET
8 17 (23.94%) Java
9 15 (21.13%) SQL Server
9 15 (21.13%) Finance
10 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (18.31%) JIRA
11 13 (18.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (18.31%) Red Hat
12 12 (16.90%) ITIL
12 12 (16.90%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (15.49%) Data Guard
13 11 (15.49%) Open Source
13 11 (15.49%) TippingPoint
13 11 (15.49%) OSSEC
13 11 (15.49%) Puppet
13 11 (15.49%) LogRhythm
13 11 (15.49%) iptables

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (9.86%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.23%) ArcGIS
2 3 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.23%) SAS
3 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.82%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.41%) Confluence
4 1 (1.41%) JBoss
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Office
2 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (7.04%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.41%) AWD
3 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
1 1 (1.41%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) DNS
1 11 (15.49%) SAN
2 10 (14.08%) Firewall
3 4 (5.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.39%) Oracle Database
2 15 (21.13%) SQL Server
3 12 (16.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (9.86%) Relational Database
6 6 (8.45%) RDBMS
6 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (5.63%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (4.23%) DB2
8 3 (4.23%) MySQL
8 3 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.82%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.82%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.82%) QlikView
10 1 (1.41%) Base SAS
10 1 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 13 (18.31%) JIRA
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (8.45%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.63%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (4.23%) Toad
5 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.41%) JDeveloper
5 1 (1.41%) PVCS
5 1 (1.41%) Subversion
5 1 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 10 (14.08%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.23%) Automotive
4 2 (2.82%) Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Games
5 1 (1.41%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 31 (43.66%) Developer
2 15 (21.13%) Oracle Developer
3 14 (19.72%) Administrator
3 14 (19.72%) DBA
4 12 (16.90%) SQL Developer
5 9 (12.68%) Oracle DBA
5 9 (12.68%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (11.27%) Consultant
7 7 (9.86%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (8.45%) .NET Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (8.45%) Oracle Consultant
8 6 (8.45%) PL/SQL Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.63%) SQL DBA
9 4 (5.63%) Unix Administrator
9 4 (5.63%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.23%) Data Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.94%) .NET
1 17 (23.94%) Web Services
2 7 (9.86%) .NET Framework
2 7 (9.86%) Oracle ADF
3 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET
3 6 (8.45%) RESTful
3 6 (8.45%) XML
4 4 (5.63%) HTML
5 3 (4.23%) ArcObjects
5 3 (4.23%) JSF
5 3 (4.23%) SOAP
5 3 (4.23%) Spring
5 3 (4.23%) XSLT
6 1 (1.41%) COM
6 1 (1.41%) CSS
6 1 (1.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.49%) Clustering
3 6 (8.45%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.04%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.63%) N-Tier
6 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.82%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.39%) Linux
1 23 (32.39%) Windows
2 17 (23.94%) Unix
3 13 (18.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (15.49%) Solaris
5 1 (1.41%) AIX
5 1 (1.41%) CentOS
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.99%) High Availability
3 19 (26.76%) Change Control
4 18 (25.35%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (16.90%) ITIL
6 11 (15.49%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (15.49%) Open Source
7 10 (14.08%) Configuration Management
7 10 (14.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (14.08%) Incident Management
7 10 (14.08%) Load Balancing
7 10 (14.08%) Virtual Environments
8 9 (12.68%) Data Modelling
9 8 (11.27%) ETL
9 8 (11.27%) Scrum
10 7 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (8.45%) API Design
11 6 (8.45%) Change Management
11 6 (8.45%) ITSM
11 6 (8.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) SQL
2 24 (33.80%) Shell Script
3 17 (23.94%) Java
4 11 (15.49%) T-SQL
5 7 (9.86%) Python
5 7 (9.86%) VB.NET
6 6 (8.45%) C#
7 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 11 (15.49%) iptables
2 10 (14.08%) Postfix
2 10 (14.08%) Sendmail
2 10 (14.08%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (14.08%) vSphere
3 4 (5.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (15.49%) Data Guard
1 11 (15.49%) Oracle RMAN
1 11 (15.49%) OSSEC
1 11 (15.49%) Puppet
2 10 (14.08%) Cobbler
2 10 (14.08%) Nagios
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 61 (85.92%) Oracle
2 13 (18.31%) Red Hat
3 11 (15.49%) EMC
3 11 (15.49%) LogRhythm
3 11 (15.49%) TippingPoint
4 10 (14.08%) HP
4 10 (14.08%) ServiceNow
4 10 (14.08%) SolarWinds
4 10 (14.08%) Splunk
5 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.45%) SAP
6 3 (4.23%) ESRI
6 3 (4.23%) Tableau
7 2 (2.82%) Infor
7 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.41%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.41%) Cognos
8 1 (1.41%) Informatica
8 1 (1.41%) Mitel
8 1 (1.41%) MKS