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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 95 86 54
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -32
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 26 47 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.15% 1.80% 3.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 4.83% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 59
Median daily rate £425 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £386 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.91% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 3
Median hourly rate £38.25 £36.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.79% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 £33.80 £27.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.65 £42.30 £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £39.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-15.72% +7.43%
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
908 974 1125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 40.25% 37.36% 38.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 561 735
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 103 50
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £29.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 3 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 December 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
Bedfordshire +10 7 £220 -41.33%
Essex -21 6 £280 -20.00% 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 - -
Hertfordshire -17 3 £550 +22.22% 5
Suffolk - 2 £425 - 1
Norfolk - 1 £700 - 1
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 55 (100.00%) SQL
2 46 (83.64%) Oracle
3 26 (47.27%) Java
4 19 (34.55%) Finance
4 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (30.91%) Oracle Database
6 15 (27.27%) Linux
7 14 (25.45%) Web Services
7 14 (25.45%) Shell Script
7 14 (25.45%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (25.45%) High Availability
8 12 (21.82%) Unix
8 12 (21.82%) .NET
9 11 (20.00%) Spring
10 10 (18.18%) Manufacturing
10 10 (18.18%) Windows
10 10 (18.18%) Unit Testing
11 9 (16.36%) XSLT
11 9 (16.36%) JSF
12 8 (14.55%) Oracle ADF
12 8 (14.55%) Hibernate
12 8 (14.55%) XML
12 8 (14.55%) VB.NET
12 8 (14.55%) Python
12 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (14.55%) Java EE
12 8 (14.55%) Change Control
13 7 (12.73%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (12.73%) Change Management

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 6 (10.91%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.45%) ArcGIS
3 2 (3.64%) JBoss
3 2 (3.64%) SAS
3 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.82%) Confluence
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) DNS
1 3 (5.45%) Firewall
1 3 (5.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.45%) DB2
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.45%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.45%) SQLPlus
5 2 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.64%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.64%) MySQL
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.82%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) JIRA
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (7.27%) PVCS
3 3 (5.45%) JDeveloper
3 3 (5.45%) Toad
4 2 (3.64%) EasyMock
4 2 (3.64%) JUnit
5 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.82%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (34.55%) Finance
2 10 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.45%) Automotive
3 3 (5.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (47.27%) Developer
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) DBA
4 7 (12.73%) SQL Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Applications Support
5 6 (10.91%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.91%) PL/SQL Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Administrator
6 5 (9.09%) Consultant
6 5 (9.09%) Data Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (5.45%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.45%) DB2 DBA
8 3 (5.45%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (5.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.45%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) Web Services
2 12 (21.82%) .NET
3 11 (20.00%) Spring
4 9 (16.36%) JSF
4 9 (16.36%) XSLT
5 8 (14.55%) Hibernate
5 8 (14.55%) Java EE
5 8 (14.55%) Oracle ADF
5 8 (14.55%) XML
6 6 (10.91%) JSP
6 6 (10.91%) Struts
6 6 (10.91%) XSL
7 4 (7.27%) HTML
8 3 (5.45%) ArcObjects
8 3 (5.45%) SOAP
9 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.64%) JPA
10 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.82%) CSS
10 1 (1.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.09%) Clustering
3 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.64%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.82%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Linux
2 12 (21.82%) Unix
3 10 (18.18%) Windows
4 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.45%) Solaris
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.45%) High Availability
3 10 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (14.55%) Change Control
4 8 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (12.73%) Change Management
5 7 (12.73%) ITSM
5 7 (12.73%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (10.91%) ITIL
6 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
7 5 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.27%) Migration
8 4 (7.27%) Scrum
8 4 (7.27%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (7.27%) Web Development
9 3 (5.45%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (5.45%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (5.45%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) SQL
2 26 (47.27%) Java
3 14 (25.45%) Shell Script
4 8 (14.55%) Python
4 8 (14.55%) VB.NET
5 5 (9.09%) C++
6 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Sun Certification
2 2 (3.64%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (5.45%) iptables
2 3 (5.45%) Postfix
2 3 (5.45%) Sendmail
2 3 (5.45%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (5.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Data Guard
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (5.45%) Cobbler
2 3 (5.45%) Nagios
2 3 (5.45%) OSSEC
2 3 (5.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (83.64%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 5 (9.09%) Tableau
3 4 (7.27%) HP
3 4 (7.27%) Sun
4 3 (5.45%) BEA
4 3 (5.45%) Cognos
4 3 (5.45%) EMC
4 3 (5.45%) ESRI
4 3 (5.45%) LogRhythm
4 3 (5.45%) Mitel
4 3 (5.45%) Red Box
4 3 (5.45%) SAP
4 3 (5.45%) ServiceNow
4 3 (5.45%) SolarWinds
4 3 (5.45%) Splunk
4 3 (5.45%) TippingPoint
5 1 (1.82%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.82%) hybris
5 1 (1.82%) IBM