The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 55 87 89
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +2
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 120 64 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.19% 1.73% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.22% 5.28% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 26 25
Median daily rate £370 £434 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.69% +18.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £385 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.67% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1302 1213 892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.64% 32.74% 29.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 780 515
Median daily rate £385 £365 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 23
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.97% +48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £18.73 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.75 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 West

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in the North West

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Cheshire +11 42 £350 -17.64% 1
Merseyside +23 32 £400 -8.83% 3
Manchester -8 20 £383 -18.83% 7
Lancashire 0 16 £450 +0.84%
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 West region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 168 (92.31%) SQL
2 149 (81.87%) Oracle
3 79 (43.41%) Java
4 67 (36.81%) Oracle Database
5 63 (34.62%) Finance
6 57 (31.32%) Migration
7 52 (28.57%) XML
8 46 (25.27%) Oracle Reports
9 40 (21.98%) Oracle EBS
10 38 (20.88%) Data Migration
11 37 (20.33%) Security Cleared
12 35 (19.23%) Web Services
13 34 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
14 33 (18.13%) SC Cleared
15 32 (17.58%) Oracle EBS R12
15 32 (17.58%) ETL
16 31 (17.03%) Oracle Forms
16 31 (17.03%) Oracle Database 11g
17 29 (15.93%) TDD
18 26 (14.29%) SOAP
19 25 (13.74%) JIRA
20 24 (13.19%) Spring
21 22 (12.09%) Oracle Database 10g
22 21 (11.54%) Microsoft
22 21 (11.54%) Test Scripting
23 20 (10.99%) Jenkins
24 19 (10.44%) Oracle Payables
24 19 (10.44%) Waterfall
24 19 (10.44%) J2EE
25 18 (9.89%) HTML

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 15 (8.24%) WebSphere
2 10 (5.49%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (4.95%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (4.40%) ATG Dynamo
4 8 (4.40%) JBoss
5 4 (2.20%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.65%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 2 (1.10%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.49%) MS Office
3 4 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 40 (21.98%) Oracle EBS
2 32 (17.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 19 (10.44%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (4.95%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (2.75%) Oracle Payroll
6 4 (2.20%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (2.20%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.10%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (36.81%) Oracle Database
2 46 (25.27%) Oracle Reports
3 31 (17.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 22 (12.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 15 (8.24%) SQL Server
6 12 (6.59%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (6.04%) Oracle Database 12c
7 11 (6.04%) Relational Database
8 8 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (3.30%) PowerCenter
10 5 (2.75%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (2.20%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (2.20%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (2.20%) SAP BW
11 4 (2.20%) Siebel EIM
12 3 (1.65%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.10%) DataStage
13 2 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 31 (17.03%) Oracle Forms
2 25 (13.74%) JIRA
3 20 (10.99%) Jenkins
4 18 (9.89%) Selenium
5 14 (7.69%) Subversion
6 12 (6.59%) JUnit
7 10 (5.49%) Cucumber
7 10 (5.49%) Maven
7 10 (5.49%) WebDriver
8 9 (4.95%) Ant
9 7 (3.85%) HP UFT
10 6 (3.30%) ERwin
11 2 (1.10%) ClearCase
11 2 (1.10%) Git (software)
11 2 (1.10%) Toad
12 1 (0.55%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.55%) Gradle
12 1 (0.55%) JDeveloper
12 1 (0.55%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 63 (34.62%) Finance
2 9 (4.95%) Banking
3 5 (2.75%) International Banking
4 4 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.55%) Back Office
5 1 (0.55%) Electronics
5 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.55%) Law
5 1 (0.55%) Local Government
5 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.55%) Marketing
5 1 (0.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 104 (57.14%) Developer
2 51 (28.02%) Oracle Developer
3 43 (23.63%) Analyst
4 41 (22.53%) Java Developer
5 27 (14.84%) PL/SQL Developer
5 27 (14.84%) SQL Developer
6 26 (14.29%) Consultant
7 19 (10.44%) Oracle Consultant
8 17 (9.34%) E-Business Developer
9 13 (7.14%) Data Analyst
10 11 (6.04%) Data Migration Developer
10 11 (6.04%) IFS Analyst
11 10 (5.49%) SQL Analyst
11 10 (5.49%) Test Analyst
12 9 (4.95%) Automation Test Analyst
12 9 (4.95%) Oracle Forms Developer
13 8 (4.40%) Oracle Technical Consultant
13 8 (4.40%) Senior Developer
13 8 (4.40%) Technical Consultant
14 7 (3.85%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (28.57%) XML
2 35 (19.23%) Web Services
3 26 (14.29%) SOAP
4 24 (13.19%) Spring
5 19 (10.44%) J2EE
6 18 (9.89%) HTML
7 17 (9.34%) JDBC
8 15 (8.24%) JSP
8 15 (8.24%) WSDL
9 14 (7.69%) JAX-WS
9 14 (7.69%) XSLT
10 12 (6.59%) Apache Camel
10 12 (6.59%) CSS
11 9 (4.95%) JAXB
12 8 (4.40%) Ajax
12 8 (4.40%) POJO
13 7 (3.85%) .NET
13 7 (3.85%) RESTful
14 5 (2.75%) JSON
14 5 (2.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.59%) Algorithms
1 12 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.20%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.65%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (1.10%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.10%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.55%) Clustering
5 1 (0.55%) Psychology
5 1 (0.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.14%) Unix
2 9 (4.95%) Linux
3 2 (1.10%) Solaris
3 2 (1.10%) Windows
4 1 (0.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (31.32%) Migration
2 38 (20.88%) Data Migration
3 34 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (17.58%) ETL
5 29 (15.93%) TDD
6 21 (11.54%) Test Scripting
7 19 (10.44%) Waterfall
8 17 (9.34%) Data Modelling
9 14 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (7.69%) Workflow
10 12 (6.59%) E-Commerce
10 12 (6.59%) Software Engineering
10 12 (6.59%) System Testing
10 12 (6.59%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (6.04%) BDD
11 11 (6.04%) System Integration Testing
12 10 (5.49%) AOP
12 10 (5.49%) Configuration Management
13 9 (4.95%) Change Management
13 9 (4.95%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 168 (92.31%) SQL
2 79 (43.41%) Java
3 15 (8.24%) JavaScript
4 14 (7.69%) C#
4 14 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 10 (5.49%) Ruby
6 9 (4.95%) Shell Script
7 7 (3.85%) VB
8 5 (2.75%) C++
9 3 (1.65%) C
10 1 (0.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (20.33%) Security Cleared
2 33 (18.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.65%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.55%) MCP
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.55%) OCP
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.55%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.65%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.10%) QA
2 2 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.20%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (2.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 149 (81.87%) Oracle
2 21 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.24%) IBM
4 12 (6.59%) HP
4 12 (6.59%) IFS
5 11 (6.04%) Informatica
6 8 (4.40%) ATG
6 8 (4.40%) Siebel
7 6 (3.30%) SAP
8 4 (2.20%) Citrix
9 3 (1.65%) CODA
9 3 (1.65%) Cognos
9 3 (1.65%) Concur
9 3 (1.65%) Maconomy
9 3 (1.65%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.10%) Actimize
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