The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 26 April 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 Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 50 25
Rank change year-on-year +16 -25  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 3 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.94% 2.48% 4.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.22% 4.05% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 11
Median daily rate £338 £288 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.39% -4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £348 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11%  

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 Cardiff with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 135 222 120
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 42.32% 61.16% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 159 90
Median daily rate £370 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.81 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.65% -39.03%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% +7.04%  

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Cardiff

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials DBA
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Canary Wharf and City
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