The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 24 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)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 18 30
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - 1.10% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.38% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £513 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.13% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Cheltenham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 25 42 99
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 41.67% 46.15% 65.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 69
Median daily rate £275 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -23.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £300 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £650 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 9
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  
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 Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Cheltenham

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI Publisher

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle