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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
England / North East
Rank 81 68 43
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -25
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 16 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.59% 1.14% 2.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.49% 2.99% 6.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 13
Median daily rate £310 £385 £492
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.48% -21.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £43.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-20.11% -5.94%

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
356 334 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 35.28% 37.91% 36.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 199 173
Median daily rate £350 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.28% +7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 8
Median hourly rate £53.50 £19.75 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.88% -30.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £15.03 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.30 £27.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 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 -11 15 £310 -16.21%
Durham - 1 - -
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 49 (100.00%) SQL
2 38 (77.55%) Oracle
3 27 (55.10%) Unix
4 16 (32.65%) Shell Script
5 15 (30.61%) Linux
6 13 (26.53%) Oracle Reports
6 13 (26.53%) XML
7 12 (24.49%) Finance
8 11 (22.45%) Red Hat
9 10 (20.41%) NFS
9 10 (20.41%) Oracle EBS
9 10 (20.41%) DNS
9 10 (20.41%) Oracle EBS R12
9 10 (20.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (20.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 9 (18.37%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (18.37%) WebLogic
10 9 (18.37%) C
11 8 (16.33%) Perl
11 8 (16.33%) LDAP
11 8 (16.33%) JBoss
11 8 (16.33%) Firewall
11 8 (16.33%) ProC
11 8 (16.33%) OpenLDAP
11 8 (16.33%) SSH
11 8 (16.33%) Korn
11 8 (16.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 7 (14.29%) Manufacturing
12 7 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
12 7 (14.29%) Active Directory

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 (18.37%) WebLogic
2 8 (16.33%) JBoss
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (8.16%) Tuxedo
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (8.16%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) DNS
2 8 (16.33%) Firewall
2 8 (16.33%) LDAP
2 8 (16.33%) OpenLDAP
2 8 (16.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (20.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (2.04%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (16.33%) ProC
3 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.04%) StarTeam
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 6 (12.24%) General Ledger
4 4 (8.16%) Back Office
5 3 (6.12%) Banking
6 1 (2.04%) Law
6 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (61.22%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) Oracle Developer
3 12 (24.49%) SQL Developer
4 8 (16.33%) PL/SQL Developer
5 6 (12.24%) E-Business Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Administrator
6 5 (10.20%) Applications Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Oracle Applications Developer
8 3 (6.12%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Oracle Financials Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Support Specialist
9 2 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (4.08%) Applications Support
9 2 (4.08%) DBA
9 2 (4.08%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) Unix Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Unix Support
10 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared DBA
10 1 (2.04%) Unix Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) XML
2 3 (6.12%) .NET
3 2 (4.08%) SOAP
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Axis
4 1 (2.04%) Apache CXF
4 1 (2.04%) Guice
4 1 (2.04%) J2EE
4 1 (2.04%) JDBC
4 1 (2.04%) JMS
4 1 (2.04%) JPA
4 1 (2.04%) JSON
4 1 (2.04%) Node.js
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (2.04%) REST
4 1 (2.04%) Spring
4 1 (2.04%) Web Services
4 1 (2.04%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
1 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (55.10%) Unix
2 15 (30.61%) Linux
3 10 (20.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (14.29%) Solaris
4 7 (14.29%) Windows
4 7 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.04%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 7 (14.29%) Workflow
3 6 (12.24%) Migration
3 6 (12.24%) Regression Testing
4 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.12%) Integration Testing
5 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.08%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.08%) E-business
5 2 (4.08%) ETL
6 1 (2.04%) ATDD
6 1 (2.04%) BCP
6 1 (2.04%) Data Management
6 1 (2.04%) Master Data Management
6 1 (2.04%) SDLC
6 1 (2.04%) Software Architecture
6 1 (2.04%) TDD
6 1 (2.04%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) SQL
2 16 (32.65%) Shell Script
3 9 (18.37%) C
4 8 (16.33%) Korn
4 8 (16.33%) Perl
5 3 (6.12%) Java
6 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) NFS
2 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 38 (77.55%) Oracle
2 11 (22.45%) Red Hat
3 6 (12.24%) Sun
4 4 (8.16%) HP
5 1 (2.04%) Borland
5 1 (2.04%) Google
5 1 (2.04%) Informatica
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft