Period
to 20 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 126 138
Rank change year-on-year +34 +12 +15
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 76 36 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.95% 0.90% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.23% 3.30% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 18 26
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £394 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.94% -7.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £328 £334 £316
90th Percentile £479 £483 £481
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £380
% change year-on-year -5.56% +18.42% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £53.79 - £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 1,219 1,091 1,246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 31.30% 27.40% 27.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 738 656 712
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £285 £275
90th Percentile £563 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 39
Berkshire median hourly rate £38.00 £19.66 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.29% -21.36% -32.43%
10th Percentile £8.00 £10.75 £12.25
90th Percentile £51.88 £49.00 £48.90
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +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 October 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 October 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 +16 28 £425 +6.25% 4
Wokingham - 9 £425 - 1
Slough -7 5 £475 +31.03% 2
Newbury -9 4 £348 -21.91%
Bracknell +2 2 £265 -24.82% 1
Maidenhead -7 2 £281 -33.82% 1
Thatcham - 1 £525 -
PL/SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 74 (97.37%) SQL
2 68 (89.47%) Oracle
3 34 (44.74%) Oracle Database
4 21 (27.63%) Java
5 18 (23.68%) Migration
5 18 (23.68%) XML
6 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Excel
6 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (21.05%) OpenVMS
7 16 (21.05%) C
8 15 (19.74%) ProC
8 15 (19.74%) Data Migration
9 14 (18.42%) ETL
10 13 (17.11%) Data Modelling
10 13 (17.11%) OO
10 13 (17.11%) Oracle Database 12c
11 12 (15.79%) J2EE
12 11 (14.47%) PVCS
12 11 (14.47%) CMS
12 11 (14.47%) Scrum
13 10 (13.16%) Amdocs
13 10 (13.16%) Cramer
13 10 (13.16%) Regression Testing
13 10 (13.16%) Toad
13 10 (13.16%) Amdocs OSS
13 10 (13.16%) Data Analysis
14 9 (11.84%) C#
15 8 (10.53%) T-SQL
15 8 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
15 8 (10.53%) Unit Testing

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 (14.47%) CMS
2 3 (3.95%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.63%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.63%) JBoss
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle BPEL
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.32%) Maximo
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle BRM
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) Internet
1 2 (2.63%) LAN
1 2 (2.63%) WAN
2 1 (1.32%) Broadband
2 1 (1.32%) GPRS
2 1 (1.32%) GSM
2 1 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (44.74%) Oracle Database
2 13 (17.11%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (3.95%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.95%) PowerCenter
6 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (2.63%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.32%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (19.74%) ProC
2 11 (14.47%) PVCS
3 10 (13.16%) Toad
4 5 (6.58%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.32%) JIRA
General
1 3 (3.95%) Finance
1 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.32%) Advertising
3 1 (1.32%) Billing
3 1 (1.32%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (67.11%) Developer
2 22 (28.95%) SQL Developer
3 20 (26.32%) Oracle Developer
4 19 (25.00%) PL/SQL Developer
5 16 (21.05%) Analyst
6 11 (14.47%) Java Developer
7 10 (13.16%) Data Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.26%) ETL Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Oracle Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Amdocs Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (3.95%) C Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Architect
10 2 (2.63%) C++ Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Consultant
10 2 (2.63%) Delphi Developer
10 2 (2.63%) J2EE Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.68%) XML
2 12 (15.79%) J2EE
3 6 (7.89%) .NET
4 5 (6.58%) Spring
5 4 (5.26%) WinForms
6 3 (3.95%) SOAP
6 3 (3.95%) STL
6 3 (3.95%) VCL
6 3 (3.95%) Web Services
6 3 (3.95%) XSD
7 2 (2.63%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.63%) Ajax
7 2 (2.63%) Grails
7 2 (2.63%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.63%) HTML
7 2 (2.63%) Spring Boot
8 1 (1.32%) Java EE
8 1 (1.32%) JSON
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (1.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.26%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.95%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) IPTV
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.05%) OpenVMS
2 6 (7.89%) Unix
3 5 (6.58%) Windows
4 3 (3.95%) Solaris
5 2 (2.63%) Linux
6 1 (1.32%) VMS
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) Migration
2 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (19.74%) Data Migration
4 14 (18.42%) ETL
5 13 (17.11%) Data Modelling
5 13 (17.11%) OO
6 11 (14.47%) Scrum
7 10 (13.16%) Data Analysis
7 10 (13.16%) Regression Testing
8 8 (10.53%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.58%) Project Management
10 4 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
10 4 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (3.95%) OOP
11 3 (3.95%) Problem-Solving
12 2 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (2.63%) Innovative Thinking
12 2 (2.63%) Service Delivery
12 2 (2.63%) Validation
12 2 (2.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 74 (97.37%) SQL
2 21 (27.63%) Java
3 16 (21.05%) C
4 9 (11.84%) C#
5 8 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.89%) C++
7 4 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.26%) VB
8 3 (3.95%) Delphi
8 3 (3.95%) Fortran
8 3 (3.95%) Perl
8 3 (3.95%) Python
9 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.63%) Groovy
9 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.63%) Korn
9 2 (2.63%) PHP
9 2 (2.63%) VBA
9 2 (2.63%) VBScript
10 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.63%) CCNA
2 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.32%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.32%) GDPR
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (13.16%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (1.32%) Ansible
2 1 (1.32%) Automic
2 1 (1.32%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.32%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.32%) MOM
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.32%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 68 (89.47%) Oracle
2 10 (13.16%) Amdocs
2 10 (13.16%) Cramer
3 4 (5.26%) SAP
4 3 (3.95%) DevExpress
4 3 (3.95%) Informatica
4 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.63%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (2.63%) Cisco
5 2 (2.63%) Cognos
5 2 (2.63%) Dell
5 2 (2.63%) EMC
5 2 (2.63%) Juniper
5 2 (2.63%) Lotus
5 2 (2.63%) Nokia
6 1 (1.32%) BMC
6 1 (1.32%) Siebel
6 1 (1.32%) Teradata
6 1 (1.32%) Veritas
6 1 (1.32%) VMware