Period
to 16 February 2019

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 6 months to 16 February 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)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 82 91
Rank change year-on-year +13 +9 -21
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 18 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.37% 1.50% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.19% 4.26% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 4
Birmingham median daily rate £500 £451 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.80% +12.81% +14.29%
10th Percentile £406 £335 £387
90th Percentile £588 £600 £470
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 430 563 524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 32.77% 35.19% 37.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 386 327
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £289 £244 £270
90th Percentile £558 £569 £530
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +4.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 5
Birmingham median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +13.89% +148.28%
10th Percentile £15.25 £14.95 £17.68
90th Percentile £45.00 £53.75 £41.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £32.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +37.40% +31.00% -2.57%

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing PL/SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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 6 months to 16 February 2019.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) Oracle
3 8 (44.44%) MySQL
4 7 (38.89%) Data Modelling
5 6 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (27.78%) MariaDB
6 5 (27.78%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (27.78%) nginx
6 5 (27.78%) REST
6 5 (27.78%) Data Virtualisation
6 5 (27.78%) Google
6 5 (27.78%) JSON
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco
6 5 (27.78%) XQuery
6 5 (27.78%) TIBCO
6 5 (27.78%) Web Services
6 5 (27.78%) XML
6 5 (27.78%) Linux
7 4 (22.22%) Data Transformation
7 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (16.67%) Data Development
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (16.67%) CSS
8 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (16.67%) HTML
8 3 (16.67%) SQLPlus
8 3 (16.67%) Toad

PL/SQL
Co-occurring 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 5 (27.78%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MySQL
2 5 (27.78%) MariaDB
3 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (16.67%) SQLPlus
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (16.67%) Toad
2 1 (5.56%) MagicDraw
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (33.33%) PL/SQL Developer
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Business Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) TIBCO Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) JSON
1 5 (27.78%) REST
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
1 5 (27.78%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) JSP
3 1 (5.56%) Servlets
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Data Modelling
2 5 (27.78%) Data Virtualisation
3 4 (22.22%) Data Transformation
3 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Data Development
4 3 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) Decision-Making
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Coaching
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
6 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) XQuery
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Java
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) Google
2 5 (27.78%) TIBCO
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft