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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 74 68 72
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 11 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.08% 0.68% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.75% 2.11% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 9
Median daily rate £363 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.83% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 293 332 378
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 28.70% 32.23% 31.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 190 200
Median daily rate £350 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
Median hourly rate £22.00 £38.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.85% +35.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £29.10 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £39.90
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 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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 23 March 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 -1 11 £363 +20.83%
PL/SQL
South East

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 25 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) Java
3 13 (52.00%) XML
4 12 (48.00%) Oracle
4 12 (48.00%) Finance
4 12 (48.00%) QA
5 11 (44.00%) Selenium
6 9 (36.00%) BDD
6 9 (36.00%) Scrum
7 7 (28.00%) Regression Testing
7 7 (28.00%) MVC
7 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (28.00%) jQuery
7 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
7 7 (28.00%) QA Automation
8 6 (24.00%) SOLID
8 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (24.00%) TDD
8 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
8 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
9 5 (20.00%) SAP
9 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
9 5 (20.00%) Spring
9 5 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
9 5 (20.00%) REST
9 5 (20.00%) WebDriver
9 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

PL/SQL
Top Related 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 (8.00%) JBoss
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.00%) Star Schema
4 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (8.00%) Data Mart
4 2 (8.00%) DB2
5 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Selenium
2 5 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (16.00%) JIRA
3 4 (16.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (8.00%) Subversion
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Automotive
2 4 (16.00%) German Language
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Games
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) QA Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 5 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Informatica Developer
4 4 (16.00%) SAP Developer
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) AWS Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Business Developer
6 2 (8.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Azure Developer
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) XML
2 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (28.00%) jQuery
3 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (20.00%) REST
3 5 (20.00%) Spring
4 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (16.00%) Entity Framework
4 4 (16.00%) Fluent NHibernate
4 4 (16.00%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (12.00%) .NET
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (12.00%) Ajax
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (12.00%) CSS
5 3 (12.00%) JSP
5 3 (12.00%) Spring MVC
6 2 (8.00%) SOAP
6 2 (8.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) BDD
2 9 (36.00%) Scrum
3 7 (28.00%) MVC
3 7 (28.00%) QA Automation
3 7 (28.00%) Regression Testing
3 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (24.00%) SOLID
4 6 (24.00%) TDD
5 4 (16.00%) B2C
5 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) ETL
5 4 (16.00%) Integration Testing
5 4 (16.00%) OO
5 4 (16.00%) OOP
5 4 (16.00%) Performance Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) Java
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) C#
4 4 (16.00%) TypeScript
5 3 (12.00%) ECMAScript
5 3 (12.00%) ES6
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) QA
2 4 (16.00%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) SAP
3 4 (16.00%) Informatica
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft