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 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 52 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 10 18 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.31% 2.43% 4.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.29% 7.17% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 32
Median daily rate £375 £450 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £380 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £423
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
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
304 251 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 39.95% 33.83% 43.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 116 250
Median daily rate £375 £378 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 10
Median hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +95.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.65 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £42.50 £37.50
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 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
Hitchin - 1 £365 -
PL/SQL
East of England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (85.71%) Oracle
3 11 (78.57%) Oracle Database
4 10 (71.43%) Web Services
5 7 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 7 (50.00%) Java
5 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (42.86%) Finance
7 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
7 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
7 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
8 4 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (28.57%) Physical Data Model
8 4 (28.57%) Database Optimisation
8 4 (28.57%) ETL
8 4 (28.57%) XML
8 4 (28.57%) Windows
8 4 (28.57%) N-Tier
8 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (28.57%) Database Tuning
9 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
9 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (21.43%) ArcObjects
9 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (21.43%) ESRI

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 7 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (21.43%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle Database
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
3 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (21.43%) Toad
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) OBIEE Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Project Implementation Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) ArcObjects
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) JSF
3 3 (21.43%) SOAP
3 3 (21.43%) Spring
3 3 (21.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) N-Tier
2 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) AIX
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
2 4 (28.57%) Database Optimisation
2 4 (28.57%) Database Tuning
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) ETL
2 4 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (28.57%) Physical Data Model
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Process Management
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) ESRI
3 1 (7.14%) JDA