The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 25 June 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.

PL/SQL (PLSQL)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 62 82
Rank change year-on-year -25 +20  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 3 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.30% 1.49% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.76% 4.64% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £303 £363 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.55% -4.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £253 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £473 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £383 £368
% change year-on-year +1.30% +4.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +22.22% +1.42%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 394 302 423
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 38.97% 32.23% 34.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 151 229
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 10
Median hourly rate £55.00 £38.75 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.93% +38.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £37.50 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Buckinghamshire

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PL/SQL in Buckinghamshire

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Buckinghamshire

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -19 2 £303 -16.55% 3
PL/SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Scrum
4 7 (50.00%) Java
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle
4 7 (50.00%) XML
5 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 6 (42.86%) Finance
5 6 (42.86%) MVC
5 6 (42.86%) jQuery
5 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
6 5 (35.71%) REST
6 5 (35.71%) SOLID
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (35.71%) Selenium
6 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
6 5 (35.71%) BDD
6 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
6 5 (35.71%) TDD
6 5 (35.71%) Spring
7 3 (21.43%) Retail
7 3 (21.43%) Ajax
7 3 (21.43%) Web Development
7 3 (21.43%) Automotive
7 3 (21.43%) B2C
7 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (21.43%) CSS
7 3 (21.43%) JSP
7 3 (21.43%) ECMAScript
7 3 (21.43%) C#

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (14.29%) JBoss
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Data Mart
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) TeamCity
3 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (14.29%) Subversion
3 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Automotive
2 3 (21.43%) German Language
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Electronics
4 1 (7.14%) Games
4 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) AWS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SAP BI Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SAP BI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 6 (42.86%) jQuery
3 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
3 5 (35.71%) REST
3 5 (35.71%) Spring
4 3 (21.43%) Ajax
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
4 3 (21.43%) Fluent NHibernate
4 3 (21.43%) JSP
4 3 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) JPA
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) XSD
5 2 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Scrum
3 6 (42.86%) MVC
4 5 (35.71%) BDD
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (35.71%) SOLID
4 5 (35.71%) TDD
4 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
5 3 (21.43%) API Design
5 3 (21.43%) B2C
5 3 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (21.43%) Kanban
5 3 (21.43%) OO
5 3 (21.43%) OOP
5 3 (21.43%) Planning Poker
5 3 (21.43%) User Stories
5 3 (21.43%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 2 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) ECMAScript
4 3 (21.43%) ES6
4 3 (21.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Sun Certification
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP