The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
South West / Dorset
Rank - - 27
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - - 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.60% -  
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 Dorset with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 42 81 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 44.68% 35.37% 32.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 40 43
Median daily rate £325 £438 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.71% +43.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £288 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 15
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +32.03%  
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 Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Dorset

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Dorset

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

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

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) J2EE
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) JUnit
4 4 (44.44%) Extreme Programming
4 4 (44.44%) Mockito
4 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
4 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
4 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (44.44%) Docker
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (22.22%) Intranet
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Content Management
6 2 (22.22%) Ajax
6 2 (22.22%) JSON

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
1 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) JUnit
1 4 (44.44%) Mockito
2 1 (11.11%) Toad
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modeller
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) Ajax
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Extreme Programming
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle