Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 6 months to 21 August 2018 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 of England
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 133 123
Rank change year-on-year 0 -10 +34
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 75 67 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.50% 1.43% 1.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.98% 3.67% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 38 41
East of England median daily rate £450 £419 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +14.66% -2.67%
10th Percentile £303 £241 £296
90th Percentile £550 £496 £475
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
East of England median hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £31.90 £27.75 £38.10
90th Percentile £39.10 £42.25 £44.95
England median hourly rate £36.75 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -13.53% +6.25% +11.11%

PL/SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,885 1,828 1,823
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.73% 38.98% 35.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,162 1,044 1,074
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £288 £275 £240
90th Percentile £569 £575 £515
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 118 131
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £37.75 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.58% -4.43% +5.33%
10th Percentile £16.54 £17.31 £25.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.83% +6.67% +4.17%

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing PL/SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in the East of England

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in the East of England

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PL/SQL in the East of England

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in the East of England

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +17 41 £481 +6.94% 1
Hertfordshire -5 15 £538 +46.26% 6
Cambridgeshire -3 10 £325 +8.33%
Bedfordshire +4 7 £413 +32.00% 1
Suffolk -19 2 £416 +4.06% 1
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 75 (100.00%) SQL
2 60 (80.00%) Oracle
3 36 (48.00%) Java
4 33 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (37.33%) Shell Script
5 28 (37.33%) Unix
6 25 (33.33%) JIRA
7 23 (30.67%) Data Modelling
8 22 (29.33%) Informatica
8 22 (29.33%) WebLogic
9 21 (28.00%) Perl
9 21 (28.00%) J2EE
9 21 (28.00%) BEA
9 21 (28.00%) webMethods
9 21 (28.00%) Test Strategy
10 20 (26.67%) CA Gen
10 20 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
12 18 (24.00%) Configuration Management
13 17 (22.67%) Process Improvement
13 17 (22.67%) Problem Management
13 17 (22.67%) Pega
14 16 (21.33%) Waterfall
14 16 (21.33%) RUP
15 15 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
16 14 (18.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 14 (18.67%) OO
16 14 (18.67%) ETL
16 14 (18.67%) BusinessObjects
16 14 (18.67%) Finance

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 22 (29.33%) WebLogic
2 12 (16.00%) Confluence
3 3 (4.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.67%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.33%) Apache
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.67%) HFM
3 2 (2.67%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (1.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.33%) GitHub
3 1 (1.33%) PaaS
3 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.33%) SAN
2 1 (1.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.67%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 9 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (9.33%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (6.67%) MongoDB
7 5 (6.67%) MySQL
7 5 (6.67%) QlikView
8 4 (5.33%) Star Schema
9 3 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (4.00%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (2.67%) Essbase
10 2 (2.67%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (2.67%) Oracle OWB
10 2 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (1.33%) Impala
11 1 (1.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 25 (33.33%) JIRA
2 20 (26.67%) CA Gen
3 14 (18.67%) Jenkins
4 12 (16.00%) Selenium
5 11 (14.67%) Maven
6 10 (13.33%) JMeter
7 6 (8.00%) Subversion
8 5 (6.67%) JUnit
8 5 (6.67%) LoadRunner
9 4 (5.33%) Checkstyle
9 4 (5.33%) GitLab
9 4 (5.33%) SoapUI
9 4 (5.33%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (5.33%) Vagrant
10 3 (4.00%) AccuRev
10 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (2.67%) ClearCase
11 2 (2.67%) ClearQuest
12 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
12 1 (1.33%) TestDirector
General
1 14 (18.67%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Back Office
3 2 (2.67%) Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (54.67%) Developer
2 14 (18.67%) Java Developer
3 11 (14.67%) Analyst
3 11 (14.67%) SQL Developer
4 9 (12.00%) ETL Developer
4 9 (12.00%) Oracle Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Tester
6 7 (9.33%) Automation Tester
7 6 (8.00%) Business Analyst
7 6 (8.00%) Data Migration Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Oracle ETL Developer
7 6 (8.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
7 6 (8.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 5 (6.67%) QlikView Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.33%) PL/SQL Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 3 (4.00%) Data Analyst
10 3 (4.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.00%) J2EE
2 12 (16.00%) XML
3 10 (13.33%) Spring
4 9 (12.00%) Web Services
5 8 (10.67%) Spring Boot
6 6 (8.00%) .NET
7 5 (6.67%) JSON
7 5 (6.67%) REST
7 5 (6.67%) SOAP
8 4 (5.33%) Java EE
8 4 (5.33%) JMS
8 4 (5.33%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (5.33%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (5.33%) Spring Batch
8 4 (5.33%) XSLT
9 2 (2.67%) CSS
9 2 (2.67%) HTML
9 2 (2.67%) JSP
9 2 (2.67%) Servlets
10 1 (1.33%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.33%) User Experience
3 6 (8.00%) Reference Data
4 4 (5.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.67%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.33%) Clustering
7 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 28 (37.33%) Unix
2 8 (10.67%) Linux
3 7 (9.33%) Solaris
4 5 (6.67%) Windows
5 4 (5.33%) AIX
5 4 (5.33%) CentOS
5 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (30.67%) Data Modelling
3 21 (28.00%) Test Strategy
4 20 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (24.00%) Configuration Management
6 17 (22.67%) Problem Management
6 17 (22.67%) Process Improvement
7 16 (21.33%) RUP
7 16 (21.33%) Waterfall
8 15 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (18.67%) ETL
9 14 (18.67%) OO
9 14 (18.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 14 (18.67%) Scrum
9 14 (18.67%) Test Automation
10 11 (14.67%) Migration
10 11 (14.67%) TDD
11 10 (13.33%) BDD
12 8 (10.67%) DevOps
12 8 (10.67%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) SQL
2 36 (48.00%) Java
3 28 (37.33%) Shell Script
4 21 (28.00%) Perl
5 8 (10.67%) C#
6 7 (9.33%) Java 8
7 3 (4.00%) C
7 3 (4.00%) VB
7 3 (4.00%) VBA
8 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.67%) Python
8 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.33%) Ruby
9 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.33%) ISEB
4 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.33%) MCP
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.33%) OCP
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.67%) Docker
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Ansible
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.33%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 60 (80.00%) Oracle
2 22 (29.33%) Informatica
3 21 (28.00%) BEA
3 21 (28.00%) webMethods
4 17 (22.67%) Pega
5 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.00%) Talend
6 4 (5.33%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (2.67%) HP
7 2 (2.67%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.33%) Adobe
8 1 (1.33%) IBM
8 1 (1.33%) Veritas