Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 21 July 2018 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 68 66
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 +28
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 12 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.12% 1.16% 1.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.95% 2.77% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 17
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.78% +32.35% -2.86%
10th Percentile £278 £226 £233
90th Percentile £388 £463 £420
East of England median daily rate £419 £446 £365
% change year-on-year -6.11% +22.19% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -23.53% +6.25% +11.11%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 407 505 583
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 38.11% 41.87% 46.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 241 327
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £279 £230 £263
90th Percentile £525 £475 £512
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 59 47
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% -
10th Percentile £18.50 £32.70 £23.90
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.60 £48.00
East of England median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% -

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in Cambridgeshire

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Cambridgeshire

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Cambridgeshire

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough -8 11 £313 -18.03%
Cambridge +3 1 £375 -26.47%
PL/SQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle
3 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 7 (58.33%) QA
4 6 (50.00%) .NET
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (33.33%) Defect Management
6 4 (33.33%) Change Control
6 4 (33.33%) Resource Allocation
6 4 (33.33%) Selenium
6 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 4 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (33.33%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) Change Management
6 4 (33.33%) Back Office
7 3 (25.00%) JMeter
7 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (25.00%) CA Agile Central
7 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 2 (16.67%) Scrum
8 2 (16.67%) ITSM
8 2 (16.67%) Linux
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (16.67%) C#

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) DB2
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) MS Access
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Automation Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) WCF
4 1 (8.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Change Control
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 4 (33.33%) Resource Allocation
2 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) ITSM
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) QA Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft