The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 29 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.

PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 21 22
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 9 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 4.29% 3.51% 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.72% 8.70% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year +1.22% +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 County Antrim with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
County Antrim
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 134 46 48
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 63.81% 40.35% 48.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 25 28
Median daily rate £400 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim 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 County Antrim

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in County Antrim

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

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 County Antrim region over the 3 months to 29 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
Belfast -11 9 £375 -
PL/SQL
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) .NET Framework
2 10 (62.50%) Relational Database
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (56.25%) Algorithms
3 9 (56.25%) Multithreading
3 9 (56.25%) RESTful
3 9 (56.25%) Memory Management
3 9 (56.25%) JSON
3 9 (56.25%) WCF
3 9 (56.25%) WPF
3 9 (56.25%) WF
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Banking
3 9 (56.25%) Scrum
3 9 (56.25%) Sybase
3 9 (56.25%) ADO.NET
3 9 (56.25%) Web Services
4 8 (50.00%) OOP
4 8 (50.00%) OO
4 8 (50.00%) SOA
4 8 (50.00%) Front Office
4 8 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (37.50%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Payroll

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 8 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Payroll
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) NAS
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) Relational Database
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (56.25%) Banking
2 8 (50.00%) Front Office
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 1 (6.25%) Billing
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) C# Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# WPF Developer
3 5 (31.25%) WPF Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Payroll Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Business Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) E-Business Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
1 10 (62.50%) .NET Framework
2 9 (56.25%) ADO.NET
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (56.25%) JSON
2 9 (56.25%) RESTful
2 9 (56.25%) WCF
2 9 (56.25%) Web Services
2 9 (56.25%) WF
2 9 (56.25%) WPF
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) EJB
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) JDBC
3 1 (6.25%) JSP
3 1 (6.25%) Servlets
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Algorithms
2 2 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (56.25%) Memory Management
1 9 (56.25%) Multithreading
1 9 (56.25%) Scrum
2 8 (50.00%) OO
2 8 (50.00%) OOP
2 8 (50.00%) SOA
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) Workflow
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) E-business
5 1 (6.25%) KYC
5 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (56.25%) Sybase
3 1 (6.25%) VMware