The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 91 93 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -27
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 21 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.15% 0.43% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.87% 1.30% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 13
Median daily rate £338 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £500 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £400 £368
% change year-on-year
-6.87% +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
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
732 617 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 40.00% 32.87% 37.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 375 347
Median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £257 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 26 8
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.25 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £42.00 £30.75
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 Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 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
Oldham - 2 - -
PL/SQL
North West

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 38 (92.68%) SQL
2 37 (90.24%) Oracle
3 25 (60.98%) Oracle Database
4 23 (56.10%) Oracle Database 11g
5 21 (51.22%) Oracle Forms
6 15 (36.59%) Oracle Reports
6 15 (36.59%) Java
7 12 (29.27%) Linux
7 12 (29.27%) SOAP
8 10 (24.39%) XML
8 10 (24.39%) Oracle RAC
9 9 (21.95%) RESTful
10 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (17.07%) Oracle9i Database
11 7 (17.07%) J2EE
11 7 (17.07%) Test Scripting
12 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (14.63%) Web Services
13 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
13 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
13 5 (12.20%) Finance
13 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (12.20%) Subversion
14 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
14 4 (9.76%) Migration
14 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
14 4 (9.76%) Unix
14 4 (9.76%) Windows
14 4 (9.76%) SDLC
14 4 (9.76%) Relational Database

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (7.32%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) Confluence
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.88%) Northgate Housing
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) AMQP
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
1 1 (2.44%) SSL
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (60.98%) Oracle Database
2 23 (56.10%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (36.59%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (17.07%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.44%) DataStage
8 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (2.44%) OrientDB
8 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.44%) SQLPlus
8 1 (2.44%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 21 (51.22%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (12.20%) Subversion
3 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.32%) JIRA
4 2 (4.88%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.44%) Gradle
5 1 (2.44%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.44%) JUnit
5 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.44%) Maven
5 1 (2.44%) Mockito
5 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Law
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Developer
2 18 (43.90%) Oracle Developer
3 14 (34.15%) Oracle Forms Developer
4 12 (29.27%) PL/SQL Developer
4 12 (29.27%) SQL Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Oracle Reports Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Report Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) DBA
7 3 (7.32%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) SQL Programmer
8 2 (4.88%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Elasticsearch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) SOAP
2 10 (24.39%) XML
3 9 (21.95%) RESTful
4 7 (17.07%) J2EE
5 6 (14.63%) Web Services
6 3 (7.32%) CSS
6 3 (7.32%) HTML
6 3 (7.32%) jQuery
6 3 (7.32%) JSON
6 3 (7.32%) Spring
7 2 (4.88%) Java EE
7 2 (4.88%) JDBC
7 2 (4.88%) JSP
7 2 (4.88%) Servlets
7 2 (4.88%) Struts
8 1 (2.44%) .NET
8 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.44%) EJB
8 1 (2.44%) JSF
8 1 (2.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) Psychology
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
4 1 (2.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) Unix
2 4 (9.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) AIX
3 1 (2.44%) HPUX
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Test Scripting
2 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
3 4 (9.76%) DevOps
3 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
3 4 (9.76%) Migration
3 4 (9.76%) SDLC
3 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (7.32%) Defect Management
4 3 (7.32%) Line Management
4 3 (7.32%) Project Management
4 3 (7.32%) Scrum
4 3 (7.32%) SOA
4 3 (7.32%) Software Testing
4 3 (7.32%) Test Management
4 3 (7.32%) Test Strategy
5 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
5 2 (4.88%) RUP
5 2 (4.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 38 (92.68%) SQL
2 15 (36.59%) Java
3 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
4 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.32%) C
5 3 (7.32%) VB
6 1 (2.44%) C#
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby
6 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) ISTQB
1 3 (7.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) MCP
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) OCP
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.44%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.88%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 37 (90.24%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) HP
2 3 (7.32%) IBM
3 2 (4.88%) Actimize
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) Northgate
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Sun