The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 59 39 50
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 3 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.47% 2.80% 2.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.24% 8.87% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 13
Median daily rate £550 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £39.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-15.72% -16.31%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
242 203 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 37.52% 31.52% 35.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 110 158
Median daily rate £425 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.13 £22.95 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £42.05 £41.50
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 Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 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
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
PL/SQL
East of England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (50.00%) Web Services
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) Java
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) HTML
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
7 3 (25.00%) MS Office
7 3 (25.00%) SOAP
7 3 (25.00%) XSLT
7 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (25.00%) .NET
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (25.00%) Toad
7 3 (25.00%) ESRI
7 3 (25.00%) ArcGIS
7 3 (25.00%) Spring
7 3 (25.00%) JSF
7 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (25.00%) ArcObjects
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (25.00%) Mobile App

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (25.00%) ArcGIS
1 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (25.00%) Toad
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (8.33%) JDeveloper
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) ArcObjects
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) JSF
2 3 (25.00%) SOAP
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
2 3 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Supply Chain Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) ESRI
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) JDA