The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 33 25 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 32 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 8.84% 0.59% 5.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.50% 1.59% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 2
Median daily rate £460 - £413
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 - £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 - £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £35.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year
- -32.38%
PL/SQL
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Shropshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
173 63 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 47.79% 37.06% 32.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 38 13
Median daily rate £460 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £328 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire 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 Shropshire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

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 Shropshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Telford -3 28 £460 -
PL/SQL
West Midlands

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 74 (100.00%) SQL
1 74 (100.00%) Oracle
2 49 (66.22%) Unix
3 45 (60.81%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (48.65%) Shell Script
5 34 (45.95%) Informatica
6 32 (43.24%) Java
7 31 (41.89%) BusinessObjects
8 28 (37.84%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (36.49%) Scrum
10 26 (35.14%) JIRA
10 26 (35.14%) Confluence
11 24 (32.43%) J2EE
11 24 (32.43%) Pentaho
11 24 (32.43%) Hadoop
12 22 (29.73%) Test Strategy
12 22 (29.73%) Configuration Management
13 21 (28.38%) Pega
14 20 (27.03%) Software Architecture
15 19 (25.68%) Data Modelling
16 18 (24.32%) webMethods
16 18 (24.32%) ClearCase
16 18 (24.32%) Big Data
17 17 (22.97%) Waterfall
17 17 (22.97%) Problem Management
17 17 (22.97%) Perl
18 16 (21.62%) RUP
19 14 (18.92%) Docker
19 14 (18.92%) Graphite
19 14 (18.92%) Swagger

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 26 (35.14%) Confluence
2 14 (18.92%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.41%) SAS
4 1 (1.35%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (41.89%) BusinessObjects
2 24 (32.43%) Hadoop
2 24 (32.43%) Pentaho
3 18 (24.32%) Big Data
4 14 (18.92%) MongoDB
5 13 (17.57%) Oracle OWB
6 9 (12.16%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.35%) HBase
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (35.14%) JIRA
2 18 (24.32%) ClearCase
3 14 (18.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 14 (18.92%) Git (software)
3 14 (18.92%) Maven
4 11 (14.86%) ClearQuest
5 10 (13.51%) CA Gen
6 6 (8.11%) SoapUI
7 4 (5.41%) PVCS
8 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.35%) Gatling
8 1 (1.35%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.35%) Selenium
General
1 4 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (58.11%) Developer
2 25 (33.78%) Architect
3 20 (27.03%) Software Architect
4 16 (21.62%) Hadoop Developer
5 14 (18.92%) Senior Architect
6 12 (16.22%) Senior Software Architect
7 9 (12.16%) Java Architect
7 9 (12.16%) Java Software Architect
8 7 (9.46%) Analyst
8 7 (9.46%) Big Data Developer
8 7 (9.46%) Lead Developer
8 7 (9.46%) Senior Java Architect
8 7 (9.46%) Team Leader
9 5 (6.76%) PL/SQL Developer
9 5 (6.76%) SQL Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Test Analyst
11 3 (4.05%) Software Developer
11 3 (4.05%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.43%) J2EE
2 14 (18.92%) ELK Stack
2 14 (18.92%) Hystrix
2 14 (18.92%) RabbitMQ
2 14 (18.92%) Spring
2 14 (18.92%) Swagger
3 13 (17.57%) Spring Boot
4 6 (8.11%) SOAP
4 6 (8.11%) XML
5 2 (2.70%) Java EE
5 2 (2.70%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 49 (66.22%) Unix
2 14 (18.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (60.81%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (37.84%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (36.49%) Scrum
4 22 (29.73%) Configuration Management
4 22 (29.73%) Test Strategy
5 20 (27.03%) Software Architecture
6 19 (25.68%) Data Modelling
7 17 (22.97%) Problem Management
7 17 (22.97%) Waterfall
8 16 (21.62%) RUP
9 13 (17.57%) Analytics
10 10 (13.51%) Project Planning
11 9 (12.16%) User Stories
12 7 (9.46%) Process Improvement
12 7 (9.46%) Software Engineering
13 6 (8.11%) Migration
14 5 (6.76%) OO
14 5 (6.76%) Test Automation
15 4 (5.41%) Data Analysis
15 4 (5.41%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) SQL
2 36 (48.65%) Shell Script
3 32 (43.24%) Java
4 17 (22.97%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
1 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.41%) ISEB
2 4 (5.41%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 14 (18.92%) Docker
2 1 (1.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 14 (18.92%) Graphite
1 14 (18.92%) Puppet
2 13 (17.57%) Grafana
3 1 (1.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) Oracle
2 34 (45.95%) Informatica
3 21 (28.38%) Pega
4 18 (24.32%) webMethods
5 14 (18.92%) BEA
6 6 (8.11%) Cloudera
7 5 (6.76%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.35%) HP