Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 118 147
Rank change year-on-year +14 +29 -4
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 72 48 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.66% 1.17% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.29% 4.04% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 22 16
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £394 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.94% +1.61% -8.82%
10th Percentile £331 £306 £306
90th Percentile £490 £498 £444
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £388
% change year-on-year -2.86% +12.90% -4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £51.89 - £42.50

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 1,361 1,187 1,196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 31.40% 28.91% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 825 704 694
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.36%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 31 32
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.75 £33.00 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.61% +2.33% -7.86%
10th Percentile £30.13 £10.75 £12.03
90th Percentile £53.13 £47.50 £48.63
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +9.33%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +14 25 £425 +19.30% 4
Bracknell -1 8 £433 +22.70% 3
Wokingham - 6 £413 - 1
Newbury -10 5 £348 -21.91%
Slough -11 3 - - 1
Thatcham - 1 £525 -
PL/SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 71 (98.61%) SQL
2 65 (90.28%) Oracle
3 31 (43.06%) Oracle Database
4 24 (33.33%) Java
5 18 (25.00%) Migration
6 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (20.83%) Microsoft Excel
7 15 (20.83%) ETL
7 15 (20.83%) Data Migration
8 14 (19.44%) Oracle Database 12c
8 14 (19.44%) Data Modelling
8 14 (19.44%) XML
9 13 (18.06%) OO
9 13 (18.06%) C
9 13 (18.06%) J2EE
10 12 (16.67%) OpenVMS
10 12 (16.67%) Toad
11 11 (15.28%) Scrum
11 11 (15.28%) Cramer
11 11 (15.28%) ProC
11 11 (15.28%) Regression Testing
11 11 (15.28%) Amdocs OSS
11 11 (15.28%) Data Analysis
12 10 (13.89%) Amdocs
13 9 (12.50%) Shell Script
13 9 (12.50%) Unit Testing
14 8 (11.11%) C#
15 7 (9.72%) C++
15 7 (9.72%) Windows
15 7 (9.72%) PVCS

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 7 (9.72%) CMS
2 4 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.78%) JBoss
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle BPEL
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (20.83%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle BRM
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) FTP
2 2 (2.78%) Broadband
2 2 (2.78%) GPRS
2 2 (2.78%) GSM
2 2 (2.78%) Internet
2 2 (2.78%) LAN
2 2 (2.78%) WAN
3 1 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.39%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (43.06%) Oracle Database
2 14 (19.44%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (6.94%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.17%) PowerCenter
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.78%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.39%) MySQL
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.39%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Toad
2 11 (15.28%) ProC
3 7 (9.72%) PVCS
4 5 (6.94%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 4 (5.56%) Retail
1 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.78%) Billing
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 41 (56.94%) Developer
2 22 (30.56%) Analyst
3 14 (19.44%) SQL Developer
4 13 (18.06%) Oracle Developer
5 12 (16.67%) Data Analyst
5 12 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
6 11 (15.28%) Java Developer
7 8 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
8 7 (9.72%) Architect
9 4 (5.56%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.56%) ETL Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Amdocs Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (4.17%) C Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Integration Analyst
10 3 (4.17%) Technical Architect
11 2 (2.78%) C/C++ Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Python Engineer
11 2 (2.78%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.44%) XML
2 13 (18.06%) J2EE
3 5 (6.94%) .NET
4 4 (5.56%) Spring
4 4 (5.56%) Web Services
4 4 (5.56%) WinForms
5 3 (4.17%) SOAP
5 3 (4.17%) STL
5 3 (4.17%) VCL
5 3 (4.17%) XSD
6 2 (2.78%) Ajax
6 2 (2.78%) Grails
6 2 (2.78%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.78%) HTML
6 2 (2.78%) Spring Boot
7 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.39%) Java EE
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (1.39%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.56%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.78%) IPTV
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.67%) OpenVMS
2 7 (9.72%) Windows
3 5 (6.94%) Unix
4 3 (4.17%) Solaris
5 1 (1.39%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) Migration
2 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (20.83%) Data Migration
3 15 (20.83%) ETL
4 14 (19.44%) Data Modelling
5 13 (18.06%) OO
6 11 (15.28%) Data Analysis
6 11 (15.28%) Regression Testing
6 11 (15.28%) Scrum
7 9 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.94%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.17%) OOP
10 3 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (4.17%) Project Management
10 3 (4.17%) Supply Chain Planning
11 2 (2.78%) BPEL
11 2 (2.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 71 (98.61%) SQL
2 24 (33.33%) Java
3 13 (18.06%) C
4 9 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 8 (11.11%) C#
6 7 (9.72%) C++
7 4 (5.56%) Perl
8 3 (4.17%) Delphi
8 3 (4.17%) Fortran
8 3 (4.17%) Python
8 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.17%) VB
9 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.78%) Groovy
9 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.78%) Korn
9 2 (2.78%) PHP
10 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.39%) VBA
10 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.78%) CCNA
2 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.39%) GDPR
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (15.28%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (1.39%) Ansible
2 1 (1.39%) Automic
2 1 (1.39%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.39%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.39%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 65 (90.28%) Oracle
2 11 (15.28%) Cramer
3 10 (13.89%) Amdocs
4 3 (4.17%) DevExpress
4 3 (4.17%) Informatica
4 3 (4.17%) JDA
4 3 (4.17%) SAP
5 2 (2.78%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (2.78%) Cisco
5 2 (2.78%) Dell
5 2 (2.78%) EMC
5 2 (2.78%) Juniper
5 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.78%) Nokia
5 2 (2.78%) Siebel
6 1 (1.39%) BMC
6 1 (1.39%) Remedy
6 1 (1.39%) Teradata
6 1 (1.39%) Veritas
6 1 (1.39%) VMware