The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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)
South West / Devon
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 32 23
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 2 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.75% 1.05% 4.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% 1.98% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Median daily rate £510 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.50% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £400 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £400 £465
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 Devon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 126 101 110
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 47.19% 52.88% 43.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 74 41
Median daily rate £370 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £23.00 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.88% +18.05%  
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 Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Devon

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Devon

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon 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
Exeter -10 2 £510 +27.50%
PL/SQL
South West

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 Devon region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 16 (88.89%) Oracle Database
3 14 (77.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (72.22%) Data Modelling
5 12 (66.67%) Toad
6 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (38.89%) Scrum
8 7 (38.89%) .NET
8 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (38.89%) Back Office
9 5 (27.78%) Finance
9 5 (27.78%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 3 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
11 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
11 2 (11.11%) JMS
11 2 (11.11%) SOA
11 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (11.11%) MySQL
11 2 (11.11%) Windows
11 2 (11.11%) JBoss
11 2 (11.11%) HTML
11 2 (11.11%) Java
11 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
11 2 (11.11%) PHP
11 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 2 (11.11%) JBoss
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) Oracle Database
2 14 (77.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Toad
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 7 (38.89%) Back Office
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Developer
4 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Database Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Report Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) DBA
7 1 (5.56%) Java Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Database Developer
7 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 2 (11.11%) Ajax
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) JMS
2 2 (11.11%) jQuery
2 2 (11.11%) JSON
2 2 (11.11%) REST
2 2 (11.11%) SOAP
2 2 (11.11%) Spring
2 2 (11.11%) Struts
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
2 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Data Modelling
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Database Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle