The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 48 48 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 11 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.39% 1.69% 2.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.18% 4.92% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 5
Median daily rate £325 £344 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% -19.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £331 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £375 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.33% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £35.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year
- -32.38%
PL/SQL
East of 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 Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
178 183 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 38.70% 34.27% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 98 103
Median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £210 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 16 24
Median hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +2.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £36.75 £32.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Essex

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Brentwood - 6 £325 -
Basildon +9 2 - -
PL/SQL
East of England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (85.00%) Oracle
3 12 (60.00%) Clustering
4 11 (55.00%) Shell Script
5 9 (45.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (45.00%) Data Guard
5 9 (45.00%) High Availability
5 9 (45.00%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database
7 6 (30.00%) Unix
7 6 (30.00%) Windows
8 5 (25.00%) Linux
8 5 (25.00%) C++
8 5 (25.00%) Java
8 5 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (25.00%) Change Control
9 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
9 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (20.00%) JBoss
9 4 (20.00%) CRM
10 3 (15.00%) SAML
10 3 (15.00%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (15.00%) MVC
10 3 (15.00%) Automotive
10 3 (15.00%) Legal
10 3 (15.00%) TopLink
10 3 (15.00%) Information Management
10 3 (15.00%) Replication
10 3 (15.00%) XHTML

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 4 (20.00%) JBoss
2 3 (15.00%) GlassFish
2 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (5.00%) AWD
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
1 1 (5.00%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) OLTP
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Ant
1 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (15.00%) Maven
1 3 (15.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.00%) PVCS
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (15.00%) Automotive
1 3 (15.00%) Legal
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) DBA
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Developer
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Administrator
5 4 (20.00%) SQL DBA
6 3 (15.00%) C++ Developer
6 3 (15.00%) C++/Java Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Production DBA
7 1 (5.00%) Production DBA
7 1 (5.00%) Senior DBA
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Ajax
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
1 3 (15.00%) EclipseLink
1 3 (15.00%) Ext JS
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) Java SE
1 3 (15.00%) JAX-RS
1 3 (15.00%) JAX-WS
1 3 (15.00%) JPA
1 3 (15.00%) jQuery
1 3 (15.00%) JSR 170
1 3 (15.00%) OSGi
1 3 (15.00%) REST
1 3 (15.00%) SOAP
1 3 (15.00%) Spring
1 3 (15.00%) Spring MVC
1 3 (15.00%) Struts
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
1 3 (15.00%) XHTML
1 3 (15.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Clustering
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (15.00%) Replication
3 3 (15.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Unix
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) High Availability
1 9 (45.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (25.00%) Change Control
3 4 (20.00%) CRM
4 3 (15.00%) B2C
4 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (15.00%) Information Management
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) User Stories
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (10.00%) ETL
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Validation
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) Case Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Management
6 1 (5.00%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (25.00%) C++
3 5 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Data Guard
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Infor
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) MKS