The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
London / Croydon
Rank 25 35 24
Rank change year-on-year +10 -11  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 2.29% 0.71% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.88% 2.38% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £295 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -30.58%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.66% -  
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 Croydon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 68 84 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 38.86% 29.79% 34.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 72 33
Median daily rate £405 £414 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.11% +10.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £282 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 Croydon

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Croydon

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 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 Croydon region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Waterfall
2 7 (63.64%) SDLC
3 6 (54.55%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Migration
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
5 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
5 4 (36.36%) System Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
5 4 (36.36%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (36.36%) Unix
5 4 (36.36%) SOA
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (36.36%) PaaS
6 3 (27.27%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (27.27%) SAP
6 3 (27.27%) HP

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 4 (36.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (54.55%) Crystal Reports
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (36.36%) Data Migration Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Java Analyst Programmer
3 4 (36.36%) Java Programmer
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) Business Developer
4 2 (18.18%) E-Business Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) SDLC
1 7 (63.64%) Waterfall
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) Data Cleansing
2 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) SOA
2 4 (36.36%) System Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) SAP