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 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 25 17 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 6 37 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.33% 11.78% 20.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.22% 34.91% 36.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 18
Median daily rate £451 £470 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.04% +17.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.87% +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 Shropshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
73 106 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 40.56% 33.76% 55.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 48
Median daily rate £450 £470 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.62 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

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
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 20 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
Telford -2 6 £451 -4.04% 1
PL/SQL
West Midlands

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 38 (100.00%) SQL
1 38 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (55.26%) Java
2 21 (55.26%) Unix
3 19 (50.00%) J2EE
3 19 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 19 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 16 (42.11%) Waterfall
4 16 (42.11%) webMethods
5 15 (39.47%) Shell Script
5 15 (39.47%) Pega
6 14 (36.84%) OO
6 14 (36.84%) Informatica
7 13 (34.21%) RUP
8 10 (26.32%) COBOL
8 10 (26.32%) WebLogic
8 10 (26.32%) CA Gen
9 9 (23.68%) Problem Management
9 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (23.68%) BEA
9 9 (23.68%) Finance
10 8 (21.05%) Perl
11 7 (18.42%) ICL
11 7 (18.42%) VME
11 7 (18.42%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
12 6 (15.79%) Cash Management
12 6 (15.79%) Oracle Payables
12 6 (15.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 6 (15.79%) Oracle Cash Management

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 10 (26.32%) WebLogic
2 5 (13.16%) Confluence
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (5.26%) Apache Pig
4 2 (5.26%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.63%) Documentum
5 1 (2.63%) JBoss
5 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle Cash Management
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (13.16%) IDMS
3 3 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (5.26%) Apache Hive
4 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.26%) HBase
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.26%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) CA Gen
2 5 (13.16%) JIRA
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (7.89%) ClearCase
4 3 (7.89%) ClearQuest
4 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.89%) PVCS
5 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.63%) Ant
6 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.63%) Maven
6 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) COBOL Developer
2 8 (21.05%) webMethods Developer
3 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) COBOL Programmer
5 3 (7.89%) Mainframe Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Mainframe Programmer
5 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL Programmer
5 3 (7.89%) Programmer
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Developer
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Programmer
6 2 (5.26%) Migration Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) J2EE
2 5 (13.16%) XML
3 3 (7.89%) EDIFACT
4 2 (5.26%) Drools
4 2 (5.26%) iXBRL
4 2 (5.26%) XBRL
5 1 (2.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Unix
2 7 (18.42%) VME
3 3 (7.89%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 19 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 16 (42.11%) Waterfall
3 14 (36.84%) OO
4 13 (34.21%) RUP
5 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (23.68%) Problem Management
6 6 (15.79%) Cash Management
7 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
7 5 (13.16%) Migration
7 5 (13.16%) Scrum
8 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (10.53%) Workflow
9 3 (7.89%) Project Planning
10 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.26%) MapReduce
10 2 (5.26%) Software Architecture
10 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (55.26%) Java
3 15 (39.47%) Shell Script
4 10 (26.32%) COBOL
5 8 (21.05%) Perl
6 2 (5.26%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) R
7 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) HDFS
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (42.11%) webMethods
3 15 (39.47%) Pega
4 14 (36.84%) Informatica
5 9 (23.68%) BEA
6 7 (18.42%) ICL
7 2 (5.26%) Cloudera
7 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.63%) Micro Focus
8 1 (2.63%) Microsoft