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 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
England / North West
Rank 104 98 69
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -29
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 29 60 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.10% 1.59% 2.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.73% 4.18% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 38 51
Median daily rate £325 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £318 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £46.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 - £38.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.70 - £46.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £44.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%

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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1062 1434 1092
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 40.43% 37.96% 32.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 741 910 706
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 69 25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.36 £15.57 £22.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £52.36
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 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
Manchester +8 14 £270 -16.92% 7
Cheshire +22 9 £450 +11.70% 5
Lancashire +7 6 - - 1
PL/SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 West region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 62 (100.00%) SQL
2 47 (75.81%) Oracle
3 31 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 21 (33.87%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (29.03%) Java
6 17 (27.42%) XML
7 13 (20.97%) Oracle Forms
8 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
8 11 (17.74%) SOAP
9 10 (16.13%) Test Scripting
10 9 (14.52%) Selenium
10 9 (14.52%) JIRA
10 9 (14.52%) QA
10 9 (14.52%) ETL
10 9 (14.52%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (14.52%) Migration
10 9 (14.52%) Oracle Database 12c
10 9 (14.52%) QA Automation
11 8 (12.90%) High Availability
11 8 (12.90%) Finance
11 8 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
11 8 (12.90%) Automated Testing
11 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (12.90%) BDD
12 7 (11.29%) TDD
12 7 (11.29%) Perl
12 7 (11.29%) MySQL
12 7 (11.29%) Unix

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 5 (8.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (4.84%) PowerExchange
3 3 (4.84%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.23%) Apache
4 2 (3.23%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.61%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.61%) IIS
5 1 (1.61%) JBoss
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.61%) SAS
5 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.61%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (1.61%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.61%) SAP MDG
4 1 (1.61%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Firewall
1 1 (1.61%) FTP
1 1 (1.61%) HTTP
1 1 (1.61%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.61%) SAN
1 1 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 21 (33.87%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (14.52%) Oracle Database 12c
3 9 (14.52%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
5 7 (11.29%) MySQL
6 5 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (8.06%) TKPROF
7 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (4.84%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (3.23%) QlikView
9 2 (3.23%) SAP HANA
9 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.61%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.61%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (14.52%) JIRA
2 9 (14.52%) Selenium
3 6 (9.68%) Toad
4 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (4.84%) Bitbucket
5 3 (4.84%) Hudson
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (3.23%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.61%) Ant
7 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.61%) Subversion
7 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Legal
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.61%) Prime Brokerage
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (59.68%) Developer
2 14 (22.58%) Oracle Developer
3 13 (20.97%) PL/SQL Developer
4 10 (16.13%) SQL Developer
5 8 (12.90%) DBA
5 8 (12.90%) Oracle DBA
5 8 (12.90%) Oracle Forms Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Automation Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) QA Automation Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) QA Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Java Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Java Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Architect
9 4 (6.45%) Administrator
9 4 (6.45%) Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) Analyst Programmer
9 4 (6.45%) Informatica Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Oracle Reports Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Programmer
9 4 (6.45%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (27.42%) XML
2 11 (17.74%) SOAP
3 6 (9.68%) J2EE
4 5 (8.06%) jQuery
4 5 (8.06%) Middleware
4 5 (8.06%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (8.06%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 5 (8.06%) REST
5 4 (6.45%) .NET
5 4 (6.45%) EJB
5 4 (6.45%) JMS
5 4 (6.45%) Web Services
6 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.84%) CSS
6 3 (4.84%) EJB 3.0
6 3 (4.84%) HTML
6 3 (4.84%) RESTful
6 3 (4.84%) Spring
7 2 (3.23%) Django
7 2 (3.23%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.84%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Clustering
3 1 (1.61%) DataPower
3 1 (1.61%) Derivative
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Licensing
3 1 (1.61%) Replication
3 1 (1.61%) RIA
3 1 (1.61%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Unix
2 6 (9.68%) Linux
2 6 (9.68%) Windows
3 1 (1.61%) CentOS
3 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.13%) Test Scripting
3 9 (14.52%) ETL
3 9 (14.52%) Migration
3 9 (14.52%) QA Automation
4 8 (12.90%) Automated Testing
4 8 (12.90%) BDD
4 8 (12.90%) High Availability
4 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (11.29%) TDD
5 7 (11.29%) Workflow
6 6 (9.68%) Data Management
6 6 (9.68%) Defect Management
6 6 (9.68%) Project Management
6 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.06%) Data Modelling
7 5 (8.06%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (8.06%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (8.06%) SOA
8 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (29.03%) Java
3 7 (11.29%) Perl
4 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.68%) Shell Script
4 6 (9.68%) T-SQL
5 5 (8.06%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.84%) Python
7 2 (3.23%) C#
7 2 (3.23%) Ruby
8 1 (1.61%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.61%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (1.61%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (1.61%) PHP
8 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.61%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) HND
5 1 (1.61%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.61%) MCSE
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.61%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (1.61%) OCP
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.61%) SDET
3 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.61%) MetaFrame
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.23%) Control-M
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (75.81%) Oracle
2 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.06%) Informatica
4 3 (4.84%) IBM
5 2 (3.23%) Ab Initio
5 2 (3.23%) SAP
5 2 (3.23%) Teradata
6 1 (1.61%) Axway
6 1 (1.61%) Citrix
6 1 (1.61%) Google
6 1 (1.61%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.61%) Kony
6 1 (1.61%) Sybase
6 1 (1.61%) Veritas
6 1 (1.61%) VMware
6 1 (1.61%) Yahoo!
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