The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 3 months to 27 March 2017 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 48 44 58
Rank change year-on-year -4 +14  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 8 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.27% 2.17% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.54% 7.18% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 3
Median daily rate £442 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.06% +3.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year -0.61% +4.48%  

PL/SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 226 195 197
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 35.99% 30.19% 26.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 133 128
Median daily rate £400 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +4.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Median hourly rate £24.75 £11.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.63% -47.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £9.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.95 £36.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing PL/SQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in Birmingham

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Birmingham

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in Birmingham over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PL/SQL in Birmingham

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Birmingham

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) E-business
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Data Mart
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) JPA
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) Java EE
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Subversion
4 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Sun Certification
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (22.22%) JBoss
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) TRIRIGA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Mart
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) OBIEE Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Migration Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
1 2 (22.22%) Java EE
1 2 (22.22%) JPA
1 2 (22.22%) REST
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
1 2 (22.22%) XML
1 2 (22.22%) XSD
1 2 (22.22%) XSLT
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) E-business
1 3 (33.33%) Scrum
1 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) SOLID
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source Development
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Sun Certification
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) IFRS
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Informatica
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