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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
North West / Manchester
Rank 78 86 69
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 17 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.22% 1.18% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.93% 2.96% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 16
Median daily rate £313 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £303 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £400 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.87% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £43.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-20.11% -5.94%

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
580 777 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 41.61% 39.99% 36.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 474 360
Median daily rate £380 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 28 9
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.54 £14.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 33 (100.00%) SQL
2 22 (66.67%) Oracle
3 17 (51.52%) Oracle Database
4 15 (45.45%) Oracle Forms
4 15 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (27.27%) Test Scripting
6 9 (27.27%) Java
7 8 (24.24%) SOAP
7 8 (24.24%) XML
8 7 (21.21%) Selenium
8 7 (21.21%) QA
8 7 (21.21%) QA Automation
9 6 (18.18%) Defect Management
9 6 (18.18%) JIRA
9 6 (18.18%) High Availability
9 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (18.18%) Automated Testing
9 6 (18.18%) Linux
9 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 5 (15.15%) Project Management
10 5 (15.15%) Migration
10 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
10 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
10 5 (15.15%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (15.15%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (12.12%) RESTful
11 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
12 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (9.09%) JavaScript

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 1 (3.03%) Apache Solr
1 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) SAN
1 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) Oracle Database
2 15 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.03%) MySQL
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.03%) SQLPlus
7 1 (3.03%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (21.21%) Selenium
3 6 (18.18%) JIRA
4 2 (6.06%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.03%) Ant
5 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.03%) Subversion
5 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.03%) Toad
5 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (27.27%) PL/SQL Developer
3 9 (27.27%) SQL Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Oracle Forms Developer
5 7 (21.21%) Automation Engineer
5 7 (21.21%) QA Automation Engineer
5 7 (21.21%) QA Engineer
6 6 (18.18%) Java Engineer
7 5 (15.15%) Analyst
7 5 (15.15%) Analyst Programmer
7 5 (15.15%) PL/SQL Programmer
7 5 (15.15%) Programmer
7 5 (15.15%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (15.15%) SQL Programmer
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle Reports Developer
8 4 (12.12%) Report Developer
9 3 (9.09%) DBA
9 3 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
10 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) SOAP
1 8 (24.24%) XML
2 4 (12.12%) RESTful
3 2 (6.06%) CSS
3 2 (6.06%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) jQuery
4 1 (3.03%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.03%) HTML5
4 1 (3.03%) Java SE
4 1 (3.03%) JMS
4 1 (3.03%) JPA
4 1 (3.03%) JSF
4 1 (3.03%) Spring
4 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.03%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (6.06%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Unix
3 2 (6.06%) Solaris
3 2 (6.06%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) AIX
4 1 (3.03%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Test Scripting
2 7 (21.21%) QA Automation
3 6 (18.18%) Automated Testing
3 6 (18.18%) Defect Management
3 6 (18.18%) High Availability
3 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
4 5 (15.15%) Migration
4 5 (15.15%) Project Management
5 3 (9.09%) BDD
5 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
6 2 (6.06%) TDD
6 2 (6.06%) Workflow
7 1 (3.03%) ETL
7 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) Java
3 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
4 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) OCP
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SDET
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.03%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) Sun
3 1 (3.03%) Veritas