Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for PL/SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PL/SQL over the 6 months to 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PL/SQL (PLSQL)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 118 135
Rank change year-on-year -12 +17 +14
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 39 39 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.99% 1.02% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.18% 4.15% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 40
Berkshire median daily rate £398 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.50% -11.11% +37.40%
10th Percentile £188 £345 £327
90th Percentile £541 £488 £514
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.68% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - -

PL/SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,228 940 1,267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 31.23% 24.52% 25.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 543 785
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £300 £298 £270
90th Percentile £563 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +9.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 23 39
Berkshire median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.91% +53.57% -61.11%
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.20 £11.20
90th Percentile £48.75 £52.60 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing PL/SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in Berkshire

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Berkshire

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PL/SQL in Berkshire

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Berkshire

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -11 11 £398 -6.35% 5
Newbury - 10 £100 - 1
Bracknell - 4 £405 - 1
Maidenhead -6 2 £281 -31.82%
Slough -8 1 £330 -17.50% 1
PL/SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 38 (97.44%) SQL
2 30 (76.92%) Oracle
3 16 (41.03%) Unix
4 11 (28.21%) Linux
4 11 (28.21%) Java
5 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database
6 9 (23.08%) REST
6 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
7 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
7 8 (20.51%) Web Services
8 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
9 6 (15.38%) Validation
9 6 (15.38%) Degree
10 5 (12.82%) SOA
10 5 (12.82%) Web Development
10 5 (12.82%) Migration
10 5 (12.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (10.26%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
11 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
11 4 (10.26%) JSON
11 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
11 4 (10.26%) jQuery
11 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
11 4 (10.26%) CSS
11 4 (10.26%) SOAP
11 4 (10.26%) HTML

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (12.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (10.26%) Apache
3 2 (5.13%) IBM Notes
3 2 (5.13%) SAS
3 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Pipeline Pilot
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (5.13%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (2.56%) GitHub
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Service Cloud
1 1 (2.56%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 1 (2.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle Exadata
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (7.69%) KNIME
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.13%) Spotfire
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.56%) Data Mart
5 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.56%) Power BI
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) SoapUI
1 3 (7.69%) Subversion
2 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.13%) JIRA
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (5.13%) Toad
3 1 (2.56%) Ant
3 1 (2.56%) JUnit
3 1 (2.56%) ProC
General
1 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) SQL Developer
3 8 (20.51%) PL/SQL Developer
4 6 (15.38%) DBA
4 6 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Tester
5 3 (7.69%) Web Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Java Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Spotfire Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.56%) CRM Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.56%) Middleware Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Salesforce Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Telecoms Java Developer
7 1 (2.56%) UI Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) REST
2 8 (20.51%) Web Services
3 4 (10.26%) CSS
3 4 (10.26%) HTML
3 4 (10.26%) jQuery
3 4 (10.26%) JSON
3 4 (10.26%) SOAP
4 3 (7.69%) .NET
4 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 3 (7.69%) Middleware
5 2 (5.13%) Ajax
5 2 (5.13%) CSS3
5 2 (5.13%) D3.js
5 2 (5.13%) HTML5
5 2 (5.13%) J2EE
5 2 (5.13%) Rendezvous
5 2 (5.13%) Spring
5 2 (5.13%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (5.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Unix
2 11 (28.21%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Solaris
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Windows
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.38%) Validation
3 5 (12.82%) Migration
3 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (12.82%) SOA
3 5 (12.82%) Web Development
4 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
4 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL
4 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.69%) API Testing
5 3 (7.69%) Defect Management
5 3 (7.69%) Front End Development
5 3 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 3 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (5.13%) Runbook
6 2 (5.13%) SDLC
6 2 (5.13%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) SQL
2 11 (28.21%) Java
3 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
4 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.26%) Python
6 3 (7.69%) C
6 3 (7.69%) C++
7 2 (5.13%) C#
7 2 (5.13%) MATLAB
7 2 (5.13%) R
8 1 (2.56%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.56%) Delphi
8 1 (2.56%) Perl
8 1 (2.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.56%) Ruby
8 1 (2.56%) SOQL
8 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.13%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (2.56%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (76.92%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) HP
3 2 (5.13%) Cognos
3 2 (5.13%) Lotus
3 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.13%) Remedy
3 2 (5.13%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) Tableau