Period
to 20 April 2019

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 April 2019 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 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 134 122 121
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1 +7
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 52 46 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.20% 1.14% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.05% 3.68% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 22
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £370 £301 £347
90th Percentile £626 £545 £486
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +3.60% -3.47% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 1,284 1,251 999
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 29.74% 31.01% 25.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 700 582
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £298
90th Percentile £604 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 22
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £28.75 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.52% +16.16% -10.00%
10th Percentile £35.00 £8.00 £12.10
90th Percentile £47.50 £49.88 £47.35
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 April 2019.

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 April 2019. 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
Bracknell -5 12 £609 +50.22%
Newbury +4 11 £444 +121.88% 1
Reading -16 5 £438 +9.92%
Wokingham - 5 £400 -
Maidenhead - 4 £450 -
PL/SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, 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 49 (94.23%) SQL
1 49 (94.23%) Oracle
2 20 (38.46%) Java
3 18 (34.62%) Oracle Database
4 13 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (21.15%) JMS
5 11 (21.15%) Shell Script
5 11 (21.15%) WebLogic
5 11 (21.15%) J2EE
5 11 (21.15%) Web Services
5 11 (21.15%) Telecoms
5 11 (21.15%) Cramer
5 11 (21.15%) Retail
5 11 (21.15%) Unit Testing
5 11 (21.15%) Amdocs OSS
6 10 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (19.23%) XML
6 10 (19.23%) C
6 10 (19.23%) Data Modelling
7 9 (17.31%) ProC
7 9 (17.31%) Migration
7 9 (17.31%) Data Migration
7 9 (17.31%) Oracle Retail
8 7 (13.46%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (11.54%) CMS
9 6 (11.54%) Data Analysis
9 6 (11.54%) Toad
9 6 (11.54%) ETL

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 11 (21.15%) WebLogic
2 6 (11.54%) CMS
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.92%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle BRM
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) GitHub
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) FTP
2 1 (1.92%) Broadband
2 1 (1.92%) GPRS
2 1 (1.92%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (34.62%) Oracle Database
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 2 (3.85%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (3.85%) GIS
5 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) ProC
2 6 (11.54%) PVCS
2 6 (11.54%) Toad
3 5 (9.62%) Subversion
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.92%) Ant
6 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.92%) FishEye
6 1 (1.92%) JBehave
6 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.92%) JIRA
6 1 (1.92%) Maven
6 1 (1.92%) MSTest
6 1 (1.92%) NUnit
6 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (21.15%) Retail
1 11 (21.15%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Billing
3 1 (1.92%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Analyst
2 17 (32.69%) Developer
3 12 (23.08%) Architect
4 10 (19.23%) Data Analyst
5 9 (17.31%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Oracle Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) SQL Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Consultant
8 4 (7.69%) Integration Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.85%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Delphi Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Designer
9 2 (3.85%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Oracle Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Technical Architect
10 1 (1.92%) Java/J2EE Architect
10 1 (1.92%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) J2EE
1 11 (21.15%) JMS
1 11 (21.15%) Web Services
2 10 (19.23%) XML
3 5 (9.62%) Spring
4 4 (7.69%) CSS
4 4 (7.69%) HTML
5 3 (5.77%) .NET
5 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (3.85%) SOAP
6 2 (3.85%) VCL
7 1 (1.92%) Ajax
7 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.92%) REST
7 1 (1.92%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (7.69%) TM Forum
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) OpenVMS
2 5 (9.62%) Unix
3 3 (5.77%) Solaris
3 3 (5.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (21.15%) Unit Testing
3 10 (19.23%) Data Modelling
3 10 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (17.31%) Data Migration
4 9 (17.31%) Migration
5 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (13.46%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (11.54%) Data Analysis
6 6 (11.54%) ETL
6 6 (11.54%) Regression Testing
7 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
8 4 (7.69%) Analytics
8 4 (7.69%) Data Flow Diagram
8 4 (7.69%) Web Development
9 3 (5.77%) CRM
9 3 (5.77%) MVC
9 3 (5.77%) Resource Management
9 3 (5.77%) Scrum
9 3 (5.77%) Supply Chain Planning
Programming Languages
1 49 (94.23%) SQL
2 20 (38.46%) Java
3 11 (21.15%) Shell Script
4 10 (19.23%) C
5 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.77%) C#
7 2 (3.85%) C++
7 2 (3.85%) Delphi
7 2 (3.85%) VB
7 2 (3.85%) VBA
8 1 (1.92%) Fortran
8 1 (1.92%) Perl
8 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
1 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) ISEB
2 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (21.15%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (1.92%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 49 (94.23%) Oracle
2 11 (21.15%) Cramer
3 3 (5.77%) JDA
4 2 (3.85%) DevExpress
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.92%) Siebel