The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales 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 70 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 11 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.35% 1.71% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.72% 3.08% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 12
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £375 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £458 £375
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 Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
404 390 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 49.51% 55.48% 49.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 306 248
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% +35.00%
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 Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 Wales

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Wales

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales 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
South Wales +5 10 £425 +6.25% 2
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

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 Wales region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) Spring
4 6 (42.86%) Maven
4 6 (42.86%) Load Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle
5 5 (35.71%) SOA
5 5 (35.71%) Liferay
5 5 (35.71%) Open Source
5 5 (35.71%) Dependency Management
5 5 (35.71%) Microservices
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (28.57%) JUnit
6 4 (28.57%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (21.43%) JMeter
7 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
7 3 (21.43%) QA
7 3 (21.43%) Selenium
7 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) RAD
7 3 (21.43%) RUP
7 3 (21.43%) J2EE
7 3 (21.43%) C
7 3 (21.43%) SOAP
7 3 (21.43%) Web Services

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 5 (35.71%) Liferay
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (14.29%) WebFOCUS
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) OLTP
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Maven
2 4 (28.57%) JUnit
3 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 3 (21.43%) HP UFT
3 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 3 (21.43%) JMeter
3 3 (21.43%) LoadRunner
3 3 (21.43%) Rational Performance Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Selenium
3 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
3 3 (21.43%) The Grinder
3 3 (21.43%) WinRunner
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (7.14%) JDeveloper
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Test Architect
4 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Spring
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE
2 3 (21.43%) RESTful
2 3 (21.43%) SOAP
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (7.14%) Swagger
4 1 (7.14%) WebCenter
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Load Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Dependency Management
3 5 (35.71%) Microservices
3 5 (35.71%) Open Source
3 5 (35.71%) SOA
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (21.43%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) RAD
5 3 (21.43%) RUP
5 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) V-Model
5 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) C
3 3 (21.43%) Groovy
4 2 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Siebel
2 3 (21.43%) Splunk
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Veritas