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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 24 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 6 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.66% 2.86% 5.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.77% 4.55% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £325 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £386 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.91% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £39.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-15.72% +7.43%
PL/SQL
UK

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
104 44 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 63.41% 62.86% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 31 44
Median daily rate £385 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £435 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.42 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.44% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 3 December 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
County Antrim -5 6 - - 1
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (45.45%) Workflow
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Payroll
6 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
6 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
7 2 (18.18%) Unix
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) E-business
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (9.09%) VMware
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (9.09%) Linux
8 1 (9.09%) J2EE
8 1 (9.09%) MySQL
8 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
8 1 (9.09%) EJB
8 1 (9.09%) JDBC
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (9.09%) SAN
8 1 (9.09%) SPSS

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 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) NAS
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (9.09%) Power BI
3 1 (9.09%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (9.09%) QlikView
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Payroll Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Business Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (9.09%) DBA
5 1 (9.09%) E-Business Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Scala Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) EJB
1 1 (9.09%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
1 1 (9.09%) Java EE 5
1 1 (9.09%) JAX-WS
1 1 (9.09%) JDBC
1 1 (9.09%) JMS
1 1 (9.09%) JSF
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Workflow
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) E-business
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) KYC
4 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) R
3 1 (9.09%) Scala
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Tableau
2 1 (9.09%) VMware