The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
England / North East
Rank 86 68 42
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -26
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 4 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.44% 0.79% 2.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.14% 2.05% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 8
Median daily rate £250 £398 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.10% -7.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £41.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +5.76%

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

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
351 342 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 38.70% 38.73% 37.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 209 145
Median daily rate £350 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.12% -31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £14.80 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £27.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in the North East

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Tyne and Wear -14 4 £250 -30.55% 3
PL/SQL
England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 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 North East region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 31 (100.00%) SQL
2 24 (77.42%) Oracle
3 15 (48.39%) Linux
4 14 (45.16%) Unix
5 11 (35.48%) Red Hat
6 10 (32.26%) DNS
6 10 (32.26%) NFS
6 10 (32.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (29.03%) WebLogic
7 9 (29.03%) Shell Script
8 8 (25.81%) Firewall
8 8 (25.81%) Perl
8 8 (25.81%) LDAP
8 8 (25.81%) JBoss
8 8 (25.81%) OpenLDAP
8 8 (25.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 8 (25.81%) Korn
8 8 (25.81%) SSH
9 7 (22.58%) Windows XP
9 7 (22.58%) Windows
9 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
10 4 (12.90%) Back Office
10 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
10 4 (12.90%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (12.90%) XML
11 3 (9.68%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (9.68%) Java
11 3 (9.68%) .NET
11 3 (9.68%) Oracle EBS
11 3 (9.68%) Workflow

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 9 (29.03%) WebLogic
2 8 (25.81%) JBoss
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (6.45%) Tuxedo
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) DNS
2 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 8 (25.81%) LDAP
2 8 (25.81%) OpenLDAP
2 8 (25.81%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (3.23%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (6.45%) ProC
2 2 (6.45%) Toad
3 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.23%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (12.90%) Back Office
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Law
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Support Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) DBA
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Unix Support
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.23%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) XML
2 3 (9.68%) .NET
3 2 (6.45%) SOAP
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Axis
4 1 (3.23%) Apache CXF
4 1 (3.23%) Guice
4 1 (3.23%) J2EE
4 1 (3.23%) JDBC
4 1 (3.23%) JMS
4 1 (3.23%) JPA
4 1 (3.23%) JSON
4 1 (3.23%) Node.js
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (3.23%) REST
4 1 (3.23%) Spring
4 1 (3.23%) Web Services
4 1 (3.23%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Unix
3 10 (32.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (22.58%) Windows
4 7 (22.58%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.45%) Solaris
6 1 (3.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
2 3 (9.68%) Workflow
3 2 (6.45%) CRM
3 2 (6.45%) E-business
4 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.23%) BCP
4 1 (3.23%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (3.23%) Data Management
4 1 (3.23%) ETL
4 1 (3.23%) Line Management
4 1 (3.23%) Master Data Management
4 1 (3.23%) Microservices
4 1 (3.23%) Migration
4 1 (3.23%) OO
4 1 (3.23%) SDLC
4 1 (3.23%) SOA
4 1 (3.23%) Software Architecture
4 1 (3.23%) Test Planning
4 1 (3.23%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (29.03%) Shell Script
3 8 (25.81%) Korn
3 8 (25.81%) Perl
4 3 (9.68%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) C
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) NFS
2 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Oracle
2 11 (35.48%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.45%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) Borland
4 1 (3.23%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) Sun