The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside 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 37 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 1 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.32% 1.59% 1.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% 5.00% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
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
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 Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
109 120 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 34.82% 31.75% 32.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 56 51
Median daily rate £325 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £155 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £430 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £23.25 - £30.00
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 Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 33 (100.00%) SQL
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (72.73%) Migration
2 24 (72.73%) Data Migration
3 20 (60.61%) Oracle EBS
4 19 (57.58%) Oracle Reports
4 19 (57.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 19 (57.58%) SC Cleared
4 19 (57.58%) Security Cleared
4 19 (57.58%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (24.24%) Finance
5 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
6 7 (21.21%) T-SQL
6 7 (21.21%) E-business
6 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
6 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
8 5 (15.15%) Unix
8 5 (15.15%) ETL
9 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
9 4 (12.12%) Change Management
9 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
9 4 (12.12%) Oracle iProcurement
9 4 (12.12%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (12.12%) Performance Management
10 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
10 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (9.09%) Data Mapping

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (6.06%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.03%) ATG Dynamo
2 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (60.61%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (57.58%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (57.58%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
4 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (3.03%) PowerCenter
7 1 (3.03%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Ant
2 1 (3.03%) JDeveloper
2 1 (3.03%) Maven
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Developer
2 13 (39.39%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (30.30%) Data Migration Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Consultant
4 8 (24.24%) E-Business Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Oracle Consultant
5 7 (21.21%) Business Developer
6 6 (18.18%) Analyst
6 6 (18.18%) Data Analyst
7 4 (12.12%) Migration Consultant
8 3 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (9.09%) SQL Data Analyst
8 3 (9.09%) SQL Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Oracle Analyst
9 2 (6.06%) Oracle Financials Consultant
10 1 (3.03%) Business Consultant
10 1 (3.03%) Middleware Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Developer
10 1 (3.03%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) JMS
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) Ajax
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) JSP
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Unix
2 2 (6.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Data Migration
1 24 (72.73%) Migration
2 7 (21.21%) E-business
3 5 (15.15%) ETL
4 4 (12.12%) Change Management
4 4 (12.12%) Performance Management
5 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) Data Mapping
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.06%) CRM
6 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) SOA
6 2 (6.06%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Dashboard Development
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.03%) Investment Management
7 1 (3.03%) System Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.06%) Java
3 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) SC Cleared
1 19 (57.58%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Informatica
3 2 (6.06%) Siebel
4 1 (3.03%) ATG
4 1 (3.03%) SAP