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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 74 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -7
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 37 52 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.70% 4.73% 4.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.39% 12.59% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 44 19
Median daily rate £325 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £325 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £560 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
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
England

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
579 413 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 42.32% 37.58% 43.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 285 208
Median daily rate £350 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 9
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £14.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +165.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £13.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £45.00 £38.00
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the North East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 September 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
Tyne and Wear -33 37 £325 -7.14%
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 North East region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 68 (100.00%) SQL
2 58 (85.29%) Oracle
3 43 (63.24%) Unix
4 27 (39.71%) Oracle Reports
5 26 (38.24%) XML
5 26 (38.24%) Oracle EBS
5 26 (38.24%) Finance
6 25 (36.76%) Oracle EBS R12
6 25 (36.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 20 (29.41%) Oracle Payables
7 20 (29.41%) Migration
8 19 (27.94%) Oracle Applications
8 19 (27.94%) Workflow
8 19 (27.94%) Regression Testing
8 19 (27.94%) Oracle General Ledger
8 19 (27.94%) General Ledger
8 19 (27.94%) Shell Script
8 19 (27.94%) Oracle Receivables
9 18 (26.47%) Oracle Forms
9 18 (26.47%) Oracle Workflow
10 17 (25.00%) HP
11 14 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (19.12%) Configuration Management
12 13 (19.12%) C
13 12 (17.65%) ProC
13 12 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (13.24%) Manufacturing
15 7 (10.29%) Sun
15 7 (10.29%) Solaris
15 7 (10.29%) Linux

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 18 (26.47%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (7.35%) JBoss
2 5 (7.35%) Tuxedo
2 5 (7.35%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.47%) SAS
3 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 26 (38.24%) Oracle EBS
2 25 (36.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 20 (29.41%) Oracle Payables
4 19 (27.94%) Oracle Applications
4 19 (27.94%) Oracle General Ledger
4 19 (27.94%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (10.29%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) SSH
2 5 (7.35%) DNS
2 5 (7.35%) Firewall
2 5 (7.35%) LDAP
2 5 (7.35%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (39.71%) Oracle Reports
2 25 (36.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.47%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.47%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (26.47%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (17.65%) ProC
3 1 (1.47%) Burp Suite
3 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.47%) JMeter
3 1 (1.47%) Maven
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.47%) Selenium
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.47%) Toad
3 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (38.24%) Finance
2 19 (27.94%) General Ledger
3 9 (13.24%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.88%) Back Office
5 1 (1.47%) Law
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (73.53%) Developer
2 29 (42.65%) Oracle Developer
3 18 (26.47%) E-Business Developer
4 15 (22.06%) SQL Developer
5 13 (19.12%) Oracle Financials Developer
6 11 (16.18%) PL/SQL Developer
7 8 (11.76%) Applications Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Oracle Applications Developer
9 5 (7.35%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Linux Support
9 5 (7.35%) Linux Support Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Support Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Unix Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Unix Support
9 5 (7.35%) Unix Support Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Informatica Developer
11 2 (2.94%) ETL Developer
11 2 (2.94%) Informatica ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (38.24%) XML
2 5 (7.35%) J2EE
3 3 (4.41%) .NET
4 2 (2.94%) HTML
4 2 (2.94%) HTML5
4 2 (2.94%) JDBC
4 2 (2.94%) JSON
4 2 (2.94%) JSP
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle Streams
4 2 (2.94%) Web Services
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Axis
5 1 (1.47%) Apache CXF
5 1 (1.47%) Guice
5 1 (1.47%) JMS
5 1 (1.47%) JNDI
5 1 (1.47%) JPA
5 1 (1.47%) Node.js
5 1 (1.47%) REST
5 1 (1.47%) Spring
5 1 (1.47%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.94%) Replication
2 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 43 (63.24%) Unix
2 7 (10.29%) Linux
2 7 (10.29%) Solaris
3 6 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (8.82%) Windows
3 6 (8.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) Migration
2 19 (27.94%) Regression Testing
2 19 (27.94%) Workflow
3 14 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (19.12%) Configuration Management
5 12 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.82%) Defect Management
6 6 (8.82%) DevOps
6 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
6 6 (8.82%) Validation
7 5 (7.35%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.88%) Data Migration
8 4 (5.88%) ETL
8 4 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.41%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.41%) Microservices
10 2 (2.94%) BDD
10 2 (2.94%) Database Tuning
11 1 (1.47%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (27.94%) Shell Script
3 13 (19.12%) C
4 5 (7.35%) Java
4 5 (7.35%) Korn
4 5 (7.35%) Perl
5 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.47%) C++
6 1 (1.47%) Python
6 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) MCAD
4 1 (1.47%) MCSD
4 1 (1.47%) MCTS
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 58 (85.29%) Oracle
2 17 (25.00%) HP
3 7 (10.29%) Sun
4 6 (8.82%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.88%) Informatica
6 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.47%) Google
6 1 (1.47%) Siebel