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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 41 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 1 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.32% 3.09% 2.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.86% 9.52% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 4
Median daily rate £438 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -3.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +2.63%

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
116 105 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.42% 32.41% 20.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 77 43
Median daily rate £350 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +142.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 10 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery

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 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
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