The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 87 79 103
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 56 77 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.93% 2.30% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.89% 5.98% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 62 23
Median daily rate £380 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £321 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £475 £500
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
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1146 1288 1153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.50% 38.47% 36.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 859 734
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 99 48
Median hourly rate £41.75 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.36% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £19.80 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
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 the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 the South West

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in the South West

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West 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
Gloucestershire +5 28 £380 -6.74% 5
Wiltshire -6 9 £265 -18.46% 1
Bristol -3 8 £500 +53.84% 6
Dorset +1 4 £485 - 4
Devon +6 3 £325 -10.34%
Somerset +10 1 £350 - 1
PL/SQL
England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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 South West region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 94 (97.92%) SQL
2 90 (93.75%) Oracle
3 40 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 30 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (29.17%) Finance
6 27 (28.13%) Java
7 24 (25.00%) Unix
7 24 (25.00%) Spring
8 23 (23.96%) DV Cleared
8 23 (23.96%) Migration
8 23 (23.96%) Oracle Database
9 21 (21.88%) Oracle EBS
10 20 (20.83%) JavaScript
10 20 (20.83%) HTML
10 20 (20.83%) JIRA
11 18 (18.75%) DevOps
12 17 (17.71%) Jenkins
13 16 (16.67%) ITIL
13 16 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (16.67%) SC Cleared
14 14 (14.58%) Data Migration
14 14 (14.58%) jQuery
15 13 (13.54%) Oracle Reports
15 13 (13.54%) Hibernate
15 13 (13.54%) Performance Tuning
15 13 (13.54%) Relational Database
16 12 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
16 12 (12.50%) CSS
16 12 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
16 12 (12.50%) Git (software)

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 11 (11.46%) SAS
2 9 (9.38%) Confluence
2 9 (9.38%) JBoss
2 9 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 8 (8.33%) Apache
4 3 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.13%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.04%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.04%) IIS
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle BPEL
5 1 (1.04%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 21 (21.88%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (8.33%) Oracle Payroll
4 6 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (6.25%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (5.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (4.17%) Maximo
6 4 (4.17%) Oracle iProcurement
7 3 (3.13%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (3.13%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (3.13%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (3.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (2.08%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (1.04%) Northgate Housing
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.96%) Oracle Database
2 13 (13.54%) Oracle Reports
2 13 (13.54%) Relational Database
3 12 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (11.46%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (10.42%) Oracle BI EE
6 9 (9.38%) Hadoop
6 9 (9.38%) MySQL
6 9 (9.38%) Neo4j
6 9 (9.38%) OrientDB
7 7 (7.29%) Big Data
7 7 (7.29%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (7.29%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (7.29%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (4.17%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
8 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (4.17%) Star Schema
8 4 (4.17%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 20 (20.83%) JIRA
2 17 (17.71%) Jenkins
3 12 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 10 (10.42%) Oracle APEX
5 9 (9.38%) Hudson
6 8 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (8.33%) Bitbucket
7 7 (7.29%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (2.08%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.08%) EasyMock
8 2 (2.08%) JUnit
8 2 (2.08%) Selenium
9 1 (1.04%) JDeveloper
9 1 (1.04%) Maven
9 1 (1.04%) Subversion
General
1 28 (29.17%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.21%) Electronics
3 5 (5.21%) Marketing
3 5 (5.21%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (46.88%) Developer
2 25 (26.04%) Analyst
3 21 (21.88%) Oracle Developer
4 19 (19.79%) Consultant
5 18 (18.75%) Java Developer
6 11 (11.46%) Oracle Consultant
7 9 (9.38%) Support Analyst
8 8 (8.33%) DV Cleared Java Developer
9 7 (7.29%) Siebel Analyst
9 7 (7.29%) Siebel Support Analyst
9 7 (7.29%) SQL Analyst
10 6 (6.25%) Big Data Engineer
10 6 (6.25%) Data Analyst
10 6 (6.25%) Data Engineer
10 6 (6.25%) OBIEE Developer
10 6 (6.25%) Oracle Analyst
10 6 (6.25%) PL/SQL Developer
10 6 (6.25%) Software Engineer
10 6 (6.25%) SQL Developer
11 5 (5.21%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (25.00%) Spring
2 20 (20.83%) HTML
3 14 (14.58%) jQuery
4 13 (13.54%) Hibernate
5 12 (12.50%) CSS
6 10 (10.42%) EJB
7 9 (9.38%) Java EE
7 9 (9.38%) JSF
7 9 (9.38%) JSON
8 8 (8.33%) XML
9 6 (6.25%) .NET
9 6 (6.25%) Node.js
10 5 (5.21%) HTML5
11 3 (3.13%) Middleware
11 3 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
12 2 (2.08%) .NET Framework
12 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (2.08%) RESTful
12 2 (2.08%) Web Services
13 1 (1.04%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Wiki
2 8 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 7 (7.29%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (6.25%) Credit Risk
5 5 (5.21%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.13%) iPad
8 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.00%) Unix
2 10 (10.42%) Linux
3 5 (5.21%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (3.13%) Windows
5 2 (2.08%) Solaris
5 2 (2.08%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.96%) Migration
3 18 (18.75%) DevOps
4 16 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (16.67%) ITIL
5 14 (14.58%) Data Migration
6 13 (13.54%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (12.50%) Data Analysis
8 10 (10.42%) ETL
8 10 (10.42%) Scrum
8 10 (10.42%) Software Engineering
8 10 (10.42%) Technical Analysis
9 9 (9.38%) Change Control
9 9 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (9.38%) OO
9 9 (9.38%) OOD
9 9 (9.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 9 (9.38%) TDD
10 8 (8.33%) Incident Management
10 8 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 94 (97.92%) SQL
2 27 (28.13%) Java
3 20 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.42%) C#
4 10 (10.42%) C++
4 10 (10.42%) Python
5 9 (9.38%) Bash Shell
5 9 (9.38%) C
5 9 (9.38%) Perl
5 9 (9.38%) Ruby
6 8 (8.33%) Scala
7 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.04%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 40 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 23 (23.96%) DV Cleared
3 16 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.25%) Degree
5 5 (5.21%) Siebel Certification
6 4 (4.17%) HNC
6 4 (4.17%) HND
7 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.04%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) SLA
2 2 (2.08%) QA
3 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.04%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (10.42%) Puppet
2 9 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.04%) Control-M
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 90 (93.75%) Oracle
2 11 (11.46%) Teradata
3 10 (10.42%) Red Hat
4 8 (8.33%) Siebel
5 7 (7.29%) SAP
6 6 (6.25%) IBM
7 4 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (2.08%) Cognos
8 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.08%) Northgate
9 1 (1.04%) BMC
9 1 (1.04%) Citrix
9 1 (1.04%) Fundtech
9 1 (1.04%) Splunk