Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 129 126
Rank change year-on-year +17 -3 -20
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 52 30 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.31% 0.76% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.33% 2.74% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 37
Berkshire median daily rate £398 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.35% - +30.77%
10th Percentile £301 £320 £325
90th Percentile £510 £488 £518
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £34.50 -
% change year-on-year +30.43% - -

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 1,200 1,093 1,201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 30.34% 27.74% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 680 647 745
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +5.44%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £261
90th Percentile £575 £538 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 28 47
Berkshire median hourly rate £35.50 £27.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.09% -35.29% +18.88%
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.78 £12.98
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.60 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +14.29%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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
Newbury - 16 £200 -
Maidenhead 0 10 £425 - 1
Reading -3 7 £398 -6.35% 1
Bracknell - 4 £353 - 3
Slough +1 1 £330 +3.13%
PL/SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 51 (98.08%) SQL
2 43 (82.69%) Oracle
3 23 (44.23%) Unix
4 15 (28.85%) Java
4 15 (28.85%) Oracle Database
5 14 (26.92%) Shell Script
6 13 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 12 (23.08%) ETL
7 12 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (23.08%) REST
8 10 (19.23%) Web Development
9 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (17.31%) HTML
10 8 (15.38%) CSS
10 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
10 8 (15.38%) jQuery
11 7 (13.46%) JSON
11 7 (13.46%) Subversion
11 7 (13.46%) Finance
11 7 (13.46%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (13.46%) HTML5
11 7 (13.46%) ETL Development
12 6 (11.54%) SDLC
12 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (11.54%) CSS3
12 6 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (11.54%) Spring
12 6 (11.54%) Performance Management
13 5 (9.62%) Degree
13 5 (9.62%) Linux

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 (9.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (5.77%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.85%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) Apache TomEE
3 2 (3.85%) Confluence
3 2 (3.85%) GlassFish
3 2 (3.85%) JBoss
3 2 (3.85%) SAS
3 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
1 2 (3.85%) Pipeline Pilot
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Google App Engine
1 2 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (3.85%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (1.92%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) Oracle Database
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (9.62%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (9.62%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.85%) KNIME
5 2 (3.85%) MySQL
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.85%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.92%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.92%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Subversion
2 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.77%) JIRA
2 3 (5.77%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.85%) Artifactory
3 2 (3.85%) Bitbucket
3 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.85%) FishEye
3 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.85%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (3.85%) jMock
3 2 (3.85%) JUnit
3 2 (3.85%) Maven
3 2 (3.85%) Mockito
3 2 (3.85%) Selenium
4 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.92%) Toad
General
1 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 7 (13.46%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (67.31%) Developer
2 21 (40.38%) SQL Developer
3 19 (36.54%) PL/SQL Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
5 7 (13.46%) DBA
5 7 (13.46%) Java Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (11.54%) UI Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Functional Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Tester
7 3 (5.77%) Web Tester
8 2 (3.85%) Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior SQL Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Spotfire Specialist
9 1 (1.92%) React Developer
9 1 (1.92%) UI Specialist
9 1 (1.92%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) REST
2 9 (17.31%) HTML
3 8 (15.38%) CSS
3 8 (15.38%) jQuery
4 7 (13.46%) HTML5
4 7 (13.46%) JSON
5 6 (11.54%) CSS3
5 6 (11.54%) Spring
6 5 (9.62%) AngularJS
6 5 (9.62%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 5 (9.62%) Web Services
7 3 (5.77%) .NET
7 3 (5.77%) Hibernate
7 3 (5.77%) SOAP
8 2 (3.85%) Ajax
8 2 (3.85%) EJB
8 2 (3.85%) Java EE
8 2 (3.85%) JPA
8 2 (3.85%) JSF
8 2 (3.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) User Experience
3 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (44.23%) Unix
2 5 (9.62%) Linux
3 2 (3.85%) Solaris
4 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) ETL
2 10 (19.23%) Web Development
3 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (13.46%) ETL Development
4 7 (13.46%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (11.54%) Performance Management
5 6 (11.54%) SDLC
6 5 (9.62%) Data Science
6 5 (9.62%) SOA
7 4 (7.69%) Analytical Thinking
7 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.69%) Migration
7 4 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (7.69%) Scrum
7 4 (7.69%) Validation
8 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.77%) Data Migration
8 3 (5.77%) DevOps
8 3 (5.77%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 51 (98.08%) SQL
2 15 (28.85%) Java
3 14 (26.92%) Shell Script
4 13 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.69%) C#
6 3 (5.77%) C
6 3 (5.77%) Groovy
7 2 (3.85%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.85%) Python
7 2 (3.85%) R
8 1 (1.92%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.92%) Delphi
8 1 (1.92%) PHP
8 1 (1.92%) SOQL
8 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Firmware
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.92%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.85%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 43 (82.69%) Oracle
2 5 (9.62%) HP
3 3 (5.77%) JDA
3 3 (5.77%) RedPrairie
4 2 (3.85%) Google
4 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe
5 1 (1.92%) Capita
5 1 (1.92%) EMC
5 1 (1.92%) Informatica
5 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.92%) Tableau