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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 18 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.29% 1.35% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.04% 3.33% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £413 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £385 £360
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
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
46 30 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 32.86% 40.54% 54.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 35
Median daily rate £275 £315 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 25 August 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 £413 +26.92%
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 7 (63.64%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) J2EE
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) JMS
4 4 (36.36%) Scala
4 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
5 3 (27.27%) Java EE
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (27.27%) Workflow
5 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
5 3 (27.27%) SOAP
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) JBoss
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) Unix
6 2 (18.18%) MS Office
6 2 (18.18%) GxP
6 2 (18.18%) FTP
6 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (18.18%) Validation

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 3 (27.27%) JBoss
1 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (9.09%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL
4 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (9.09%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (9.09%) QlikView
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (9.09%) JDeveloper
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (9.09%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) E-Business Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle HRMS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Scala Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) J2EE
1 4 (36.36%) JMS
2 3 (27.27%) Java EE
2 3 (27.27%) SOAP
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) EJB
3 1 (9.09%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (9.09%) Java EE 5
3 1 (9.09%) JAX-WS
3 1 (9.09%) JDBC
3 1 (9.09%) JSF
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (18.18%) Life Science
3 1 (9.09%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Workflow
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (18.18%) SDLC
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
3 1 (9.09%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) Scala
4 1 (9.09%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GxP
1 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Tableau