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 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 26 39 25
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 8 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.94% 1.04% 3.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.41% 3.15% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Median daily rate £425 £474 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.24% +6.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £425 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £522 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £390 £361
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
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
85 127 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 31.25% 33.16% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 54 47
Median daily rate £325 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £170 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £15.75 £21.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.74% -28.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Liverpool +9 6 £425 -10.24% 2
PL/SQL
North West

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 38 (100.00%) SQL
1 38 (100.00%) Oracle
2 27 (71.05%) Migration
2 27 (71.05%) Data Migration
3 21 (55.26%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (55.26%) SC Cleared
3 21 (55.26%) Security Cleared
4 19 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 19 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
4 19 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
6 8 (21.05%) ETL
6 8 (21.05%) Finance
6 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database
7 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
7 7 (18.42%) E-business
7 7 (18.42%) T-SQL
7 7 (18.42%) Unix
8 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (13.16%) Informatica
9 5 (13.16%) Change Management
9 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
9 5 (13.16%) CRM
9 5 (13.16%) Siebel
10 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
10 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (10.53%) Web Services
10 4 (10.53%) Java
10 4 (10.53%) Management Information System

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 3 (7.89%) ATG Dynamo
1 3 (7.89%) JBoss
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (55.26%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database
3 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (7.89%) PowerCenter
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.26%) Siebel EIM
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Ant
1 3 (7.89%) Maven
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) JDeveloper
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Electronics
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Oracle Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Data Migration Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Consultant
4 8 (21.05%) E-Business Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Oracle Consultant
5 7 (18.42%) Business Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Analyst
6 6 (15.79%) Data Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Migration Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) Informatica Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
8 3 (7.89%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) SQL Data Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) SQL Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Oracle Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Oracle Financials Consultant
10 1 (2.63%) CRM Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Web Services
2 3 (7.89%) Ajax
2 3 (7.89%) CSS
2 3 (7.89%) HTML
2 3 (7.89%) JSP
2 3 (7.89%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) JMS
4 1 (2.63%) Middleware
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Unix
2 2 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Data Migration
1 27 (71.05%) Migration
2 8 (21.05%) ETL
3 7 (18.42%) E-business
4 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (13.16%) Change Management
5 5 (13.16%) CRM
5 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.53%) Data Mapping
6 4 (10.53%) Performance Management
7 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.89%) System Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Database Tuning
8 2 (5.26%) ITIL
8 2 (5.26%) SOA
8 2 (5.26%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.63%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.53%) Java
3 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (55.26%) SC Cleared
1 21 (55.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) Informatica
3 5 (13.16%) Siebel
4 3 (7.89%) ATG
5 1 (2.63%) SAP