The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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)
South West / Bristol
Rank 59 60 59
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 7 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.87% 1.33% 1.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.24% 3.96% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 9
Median daily rate £338 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £244 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £375 £375
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 Bristol with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 313 303 313
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 38.69% 33.48% 37.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 205 232
Median daily rate £375 £363 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -5.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £291 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £49.50 £38.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.14% +29.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £42.03
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 Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Bristol

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for PL/SQL in Bristol

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Bristol

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

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 Bristol region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) Java
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) Unix
5 6 (40.00%) SOAP
5 6 (40.00%) Spring
5 6 (40.00%) REST
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (33.33%) Web Services
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (33.33%) SOA
7 4 (26.67%) Finance
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (26.67%) IT Strategy
8 3 (20.00%) JIRA
8 3 (20.00%) Information Architecture
8 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
8 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
8 3 (20.00%) HTTP
8 3 (20.00%) Apache
8 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (20.00%) Windows
9 2 (13.33%) Solaris
9 2 (13.33%) XML
9 2 (13.33%) ITIL

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (20.00%) Apache
2 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (13.33%) Confluence
3 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (13.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (20.00%) JIRA
3 2 (13.33%) Ant
3 2 (13.33%) Artifactory
3 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (13.33%) Maven
3 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Developer
4 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Tester
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Unix Support
6 1 (6.67%) Unix Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) REST
1 6 (40.00%) SOAP
1 6 (40.00%) Spring
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) CSS3
3 2 (13.33%) DHTML
3 2 (13.33%) EJB
3 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) HTML5
3 2 (13.33%) J2EE
3 2 (13.33%) JMS
3 2 (13.33%) JSP
3 2 (13.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Unix
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) SOA
3 4 (26.67%) IT Strategy
4 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 3 (20.00%) Information Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) Microservices
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) User Stories
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft