The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 26 June 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)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 51 37
Rank change year-on-year -34 -14  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 17 43 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.10% 2.83% 4.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.73% 8.57% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 30 31
Median daily rate £393 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.64% +17.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £325 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £383 £369
% change year-on-year +1.30% +3.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +22.22% +1.42%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 622 502 647
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 40.42% 33.09% 40.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 325 412
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 9
Median hourly rate £50.00 £44.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.63% +131.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in the East Midlands

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PL/SQL in the East Midlands

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in the East Midlands

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Nottinghamshire -13 11 £369 -13.23% 2
Leicestershire -9 5 £475 +15.85%
Derbyshire -15 1 - -
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 58 (100.00%) SQL
2 56 (96.55%) Oracle
3 36 (62.07%) Oracle Database
4 31 (53.45%) Unix
5 29 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 22 (37.93%) Linux
7 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
8 20 (34.48%) Manufacturing
9 18 (31.03%) .NET
9 18 (31.03%) Oracle Reports
10 15 (25.86%) Relational Database
11 14 (24.14%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (24.14%) SQL Server 2005
11 14 (24.14%) Oracle 11i
11 14 (24.14%) Shell Script
11 14 (24.14%) Windows
12 13 (22.41%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (20.69%) Unit Testing
13 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (20.69%) Java
14 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
15 10 (17.24%) C#
15 10 (17.24%) Web Services
15 10 (17.24%) Python
15 10 (17.24%) Degree
16 9 (15.52%) WCF
16 9 (15.52%) WPF
16 9 (15.52%) Performance Tuning
16 9 (15.52%) CRM
16 9 (15.52%) Retail

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (5.17%) JBoss
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.72%) Apache
3 1 (1.72%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.72%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (1.72%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (5.17%) Demantra
3 3 (5.17%) SnowdropKCS
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (62.07%) Oracle Database
2 29 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
4 18 (31.03%) Oracle Reports
5 15 (25.86%) Relational Database
6 14 (24.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (24.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (22.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (12.07%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (3.45%) Spotfire
11 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (1.72%) DataStage
12 1 (1.72%) DB2
12 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.17%) ProC
4 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (3.45%) Subversion
4 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.72%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.72%) Selenium
5 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (34.48%) Manufacturing
2 9 (15.52%) Retail
3 8 (13.79%) Finance
4 7 (12.07%) Publishing
5 2 (3.45%) Billing
6 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (43.10%) Developer
2 24 (41.38%) Analyst
3 13 (22.41%) Oracle Developer
3 13 (22.41%) Support Analyst
4 11 (18.97%) Applications Support
5 10 (17.24%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) SQL Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Architect
7 6 (10.34%) Oracle Analyst
8 5 (8.62%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 5 (8.62%) Test Analyst
9 4 (6.90%) Designer
9 4 (6.90%) Development Analyst
9 4 (6.90%) Development Support Analyst
9 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Java Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Technical Analyst
11 2 (3.45%) ETL Developer
11 2 (3.45%) Report Analyst
11 2 (3.45%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.03%) .NET
2 10 (17.24%) Web Services
3 9 (15.52%) WCF
3 9 (15.52%) WPF
4 7 (12.07%) HTML
4 7 (12.07%) Oracle ADF
5 6 (10.34%) XML
6 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
7 4 (6.90%) SOAP
8 3 (5.17%) Hibernate
8 3 (5.17%) Java EE
8 3 (5.17%) JPA
8 3 (5.17%) REST
8 3 (5.17%) Spring
9 2 (3.45%) Software Packaging
9 2 (3.45%) XSD
9 2 (3.45%) XSLT
10 1 (1.72%) CSS
10 1 (1.72%) EJB
10 1 (1.72%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) Smart Meter
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) User Experience
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.72%) DataPower
4 1 (1.72%) IVR
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (53.45%) Unix
2 22 (37.93%) Linux
3 14 (24.14%) Windows
4 8 (13.79%) HPUX
5 7 (12.07%) Windows 7
5 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Unit Testing
2 9 (15.52%) Change Management
2 9 (15.52%) CRM
2 9 (15.52%) ITSM
2 9 (15.52%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (13.79%) Technical Analysis
4 7 (12.07%) Business Analysis
5 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
5 6 (10.34%) QMS
6 5 (8.62%) Change Control
6 5 (8.62%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 5 (8.62%) ITIL
6 5 (8.62%) Service Management
7 4 (6.90%) TDD
8 3 (5.17%) ETL
8 3 (5.17%) Process Improvement
8 3 (5.17%) Quality Management
8 3 (5.17%) Scrum
8 3 (5.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (24.14%) Shell Script
3 12 (20.69%) Java
4 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
5 10 (17.24%) C#
5 10 (17.24%) Python
6 7 (12.07%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.45%) Perl
8 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.72%) VB
8 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.72%) ISEB
3 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.72%) HL7
2 1 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.72%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 56 (96.55%) Oracle
2 3 (5.17%) Retek
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.72%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) IBM
4 1 (1.72%) Informatica
4 1 (1.72%) Kony
4 1 (1.72%) Sybase