The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 36 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.76% 3.41% 4.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.92% 6.82% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 Northern Ireland region.

Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
137 44 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 60.35% 50.00% 55.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 25 26
Median daily rate £410 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.20% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £415 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.42 - -
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 Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 18 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
County Antrim -18 4 - - 1
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Payroll
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (37.50%) Workflow
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 2 (25.00%) E-business
5 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (12.50%) .NET

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 2 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Payroll
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) NAS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Payroll Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) E-Business Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) E-Business Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) EJB
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) JDBC
1 1 (12.50%) JSP
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (12.50%) Servlets
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) E-business
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) KYC
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) VMware