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 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)
England / East Midlands
Rank 57 65 38
Rank change year-on-year +8 -27  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 43 32 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.88% 1.98% 3.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.72% 6.56% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 33
Median daily rate £154 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -56.07% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £293 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £431 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.60% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £39.00
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 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 640 488 572
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 42.87% 30.14% 35.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 305 337
Median daily rate £350 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 13
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.53 £11.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £40.00 £36.20
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 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 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 24 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
Nottinghamshire -4 17 £305 -7.57% 3
Derbyshire - 14 £145 -
Leicestershire -3 6 - -
Northamptonshire -2 1 - - 1
PL/SQL
England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 85 (100.00%) SQL
2 70 (82.35%) Oracle
3 48 (56.47%) Oracle Database
4 43 (50.59%) Unix
5 41 (48.24%) Oracle Database 10g
6 30 (35.29%) .NET
7 27 (31.76%) SQL Server
8 25 (29.41%) Linux
8 25 (29.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 24 (28.24%) JavaScript
10 23 (27.06%) Shell Script
11 22 (25.88%) Finance
11 22 (25.88%) Manufacturing
12 20 (23.53%) Relational Database
13 19 (22.35%) C#
14 18 (21.18%) Oracle Reports
14 18 (21.18%) Oracle 11i
14 18 (21.18%) SQL Server 2012
14 18 (21.18%) WCF
14 18 (21.18%) SQL Server 2005
15 17 (20.00%) WPF
15 17 (20.00%) Informatica
15 17 (20.00%) Windows
16 16 (18.82%) ETL
16 16 (18.82%) Data Management
17 15 (17.65%) Unit Testing
17 15 (17.65%) CRM
17 15 (17.65%) Java
18 14 (16.47%) HTML
18 14 (16.47%) Data Warehouse

PL/SQL
Top Related 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 7 (8.24%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (4.71%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.53%) JBoss
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.18%) Apache
4 1 (1.18%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.18%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (1.18%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.18%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) MS Office
2 4 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) MS Project
2 4 (4.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (21.18%) Oracle 11i
2 12 (14.12%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (8.24%) Demantra
3 7 (8.24%) SnowdropKCS
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.35%) Internet
3 1 (1.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (56.47%) Oracle Database
2 41 (48.24%) Oracle Database 10g
3 27 (31.76%) SQL Server
4 25 (29.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 20 (23.53%) Relational Database
6 18 (21.18%) Oracle Reports
6 18 (21.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (21.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (16.47%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (12.94%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (9.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (4.71%) DTS
10 4 (4.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 4 (4.71%) Star Schema
11 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (2.35%) Spotfire
13 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
13 1 (1.18%) Oracle OLAP
13 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
13 1 (1.18%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 11 (12.94%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (8.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.71%) JDeveloper
5 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.35%) Subversion
6 1 (1.18%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.18%) Selenium
6 1 (1.18%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (25.88%) Finance
1 22 (25.88%) Manufacturing
2 11 (12.94%) Publishing
2 11 (12.94%) Retail
3 5 (5.88%) Banking
4 2 (2.35%) Billing
4 2 (2.35%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 40 (47.06%) Developer
2 27 (31.76%) Analyst
3 20 (23.53%) Support Analyst
4 16 (18.82%) Oracle Developer
5 15 (17.65%) Applications Support
6 14 (16.47%) Applications Support Analyst
6 14 (16.47%) ETL Developer
6 14 (16.47%) Informatica Developer
7 12 (14.12%) Architect
8 10 (11.76%) Designer
8 10 (11.76%) SQL Developer
9 9 (10.59%) Informatica ETL Developer
10 8 (9.41%) Development Analyst
10 8 (9.41%) Development Support Analyst
11 6 (7.06%) Oracle Analyst
11 6 (7.06%) Oracle Support Analyst
11 6 (7.06%) PL/SQL Developer
12 4 (4.71%) Technical Analyst
12 4 (4.71%) Technical Support
12 4 (4.71%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (35.29%) .NET
2 18 (21.18%) WCF
3 17 (20.00%) WPF
4 14 (16.47%) HTML
5 13 (15.29%) Web Services
5 13 (15.29%) XML
6 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET
7 6 (7.06%) Oracle ADF
8 4 (4.71%) SOAP
8 4 (4.71%) Software Packaging
9 3 (3.53%) Hibernate
9 3 (3.53%) Java EE
9 3 (3.53%) JPA
9 3 (3.53%) REST
9 3 (3.53%) Spring
9 3 (3.53%) XSLT
10 2 (2.35%) XSD
11 1 (1.18%) CSS
11 1 (1.18%) EJB
11 1 (1.18%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.47%) Mainframe
2 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.35%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.35%) User Experience
4 1 (1.18%) Clustering
4 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.18%) DataPower
4 1 (1.18%) IVR
4 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 43 (50.59%) Unix
2 25 (29.41%) Linux
3 17 (20.00%) Windows
4 13 (15.29%) HPUX
5 11 (12.94%) Windows 7
5 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.18%) AIX
6 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.82%) Data Management
1 16 (18.82%) ETL
2 15 (17.65%) CRM
2 15 (17.65%) Unit Testing
3 14 (16.47%) Data Modelling
4 13 (15.29%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (12.94%) Business Analysis
5 11 (12.94%) Change Management
6 9 (10.59%) Technical Analysis
7 8 (9.41%) QMS
8 7 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.24%) Change Control
8 7 (8.24%) Configuration Management
8 7 (8.24%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 7 (8.24%) Workflow
9 6 (7.06%) ITSM
10 5 (5.88%) ITIL
11 4 (4.71%) Document Management
11 4 (4.71%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (100.00%) SQL
2 24 (28.24%) JavaScript
3 23 (27.06%) Shell Script
4 19 (22.35%) C#
5 15 (17.65%) Java
6 9 (10.59%) Python
7 6 (7.06%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.35%) Perl
9 1 (1.18%) Korn
9 1 (1.18%) VB
9 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (14.12%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) QA
2 7 (8.24%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.18%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.18%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 70 (82.35%) Oracle
2 17 (20.00%) Informatica
3 4 (4.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.18%) HP
4 1 (1.18%) IBM
4 1 (1.18%) Kony
4 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.18%) SAP
4 1 (1.18%) Sybase
4 1 (1.18%) TIBCO