Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 134 120
Rank change year-on-year -1 -14 +16
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 83 74 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.63% 1.48% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.37% 3.78% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 47 45
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £323 £218 £298
90th Percentile £550 £518 £495
England median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
East of England median hourly rate - £36.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.29% +11.84%
England median hourly rate £48.75 £35.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +37.32% -11.25% +14.29%

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 1,899 1,956 1,836
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.32% 39.14% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,197 1,094 1,062
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £300 £281 £233
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 130 131
East of England median hourly rate £44.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £21.13 £19.63 £26.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.75 £53.75
England median hourly rate £42.27 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.66% +6.67% +2.74%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +6 35 £450 -3.23% 6
Hertfordshire +9 30 £550 +57.14% 5
Cambridgeshire -7 9 £325 - 2
Bedfordshire - 7 £400 - 1
Suffolk -21 2 £338 -15.63%
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 83 (100.00%) SQL
2 59 (71.08%) Oracle
3 37 (44.58%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (43.37%) Java
5 31 (37.35%) Unix
5 31 (37.35%) JIRA
6 27 (32.53%) ETL
7 24 (28.92%) Shell Script
7 24 (28.92%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 23 (27.71%) TDD
9 22 (26.51%) Informatica
10 21 (25.30%) Security Cleared
11 20 (24.10%) Test Strategy
11 20 (24.10%) XML
12 19 (22.89%) WebLogic
12 19 (22.89%) SQL Server
12 19 (22.89%) Perl
12 19 (22.89%) PostgreSQL
12 19 (22.89%) BDD
13 18 (21.69%) Test Automation
13 18 (21.69%) Migration
13 18 (21.69%) Data Modelling
13 18 (21.69%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (20.48%) BEA
14 17 (20.48%) webMethods
15 16 (19.28%) Configuration Management
15 16 (19.28%) CA Gen
16 15 (18.07%) Talend
16 15 (18.07%) Jenkins
16 15 (18.07%) Amazon AWS

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 19 (22.89%) WebLogic
2 14 (16.87%) Confluence
3 6 (7.23%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.41%) Apache
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.20%) CMS
5 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.20%) JBoss
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.20%) SAS
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.41%) HFM
3 2 (2.41%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (1.20%) SAP MDG
4 1 (1.20%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.07%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.82%) GitHub
4 3 (3.61%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (2.41%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (1.20%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.20%) PaaS
6 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) HTTP
2 1 (1.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.89%) PostgreSQL
1 19 (22.89%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.66%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (15.66%) Oracle Database
2 13 (15.66%) Relational Database
3 9 (10.84%) MongoDB
3 9 (10.84%) MySQL
3 9 (10.84%) SQL Server 2016
3 9 (10.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (10.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (9.64%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.02%) Apache Hive
5 5 (6.02%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (6.02%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.82%) HBase
6 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (3.61%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.41%) Big Data
8 2 (2.41%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 31 (37.35%) JIRA
2 16 (19.28%) CA Gen
3 15 (18.07%) Jenkins
3 15 (18.07%) Maven
4 14 (16.87%) Subversion
5 9 (10.84%) JMeter
6 8 (9.64%) Selenium
7 6 (7.23%) Checkstyle
8 5 (6.02%) GitLab
8 5 (6.02%) JUnit
8 5 (6.02%) LoadRunner
8 5 (6.02%) SoapUI
9 4 (4.82%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (4.82%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (4.82%) Vagrant
10 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
11 2 (2.41%) Eclipse
11 2 (2.41%) Toad
12 1 (1.20%) IntelliJ
12 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (9.64%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Banking
2 3 (3.61%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.20%) Publishing
3 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (59.04%) Developer
2 19 (22.89%) ETL Developer
3 18 (21.69%) Java Developer
4 17 (20.48%) Analyst
5 16 (19.28%) Oracle Developer
6 14 (16.87%) Data Migration Developer
6 14 (16.87%) SQL Developer
7 13 (15.66%) Oracle ETL Developer
7 13 (15.66%) PostgreSQL Developer
7 13 (15.66%) SQL Server Developer
8 8 (9.64%) Business Analyst
9 6 (7.23%) Senior Developer
10 5 (6.02%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (4.82%) DBA
11 4 (4.82%) SQL DBA
11 4 (4.82%) Technical Analyst
11 4 (4.82%) Technical Business Analyst
11 4 (4.82%) Tester
12 3 (3.61%) Data Analyst
12 3 (3.61%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.10%) XML
2 15 (18.07%) Spring
3 14 (16.87%) J2EE
4 13 (15.66%) JSON
5 11 (13.25%) Spring Boot
6 7 (8.43%) REST
7 6 (7.23%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (6.02%) JMS
8 5 (6.02%) SOAP
9 4 (4.82%) Hibernate
9 4 (4.82%) Java EE
9 4 (4.82%) JPA
9 4 (4.82%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (4.82%) Spring Batch
9 4 (4.82%) Web Services
9 4 (4.82%) XSLT
10 3 (3.61%) CSS
10 3 (3.61%) HTML
11 2 (2.41%) JSP
11 2 (2.41%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (16.87%) Reference Data
2 6 (7.23%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (4.82%) User Experience
4 2 (2.41%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.20%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.20%) Pharmacovigilance
5 1 (1.20%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 31 (37.35%) Unix
2 15 (18.07%) Linux
3 5 (6.02%) Solaris
3 5 (6.02%) Windows
4 4 (4.82%) AIX
4 4 (4.82%) CentOS
4 4 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (44.58%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (32.53%) ETL
3 24 (28.92%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 23 (27.71%) TDD
5 20 (24.10%) Test Strategy
6 19 (22.89%) BDD
7 18 (21.69%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (21.69%) Data Modelling
7 18 (21.69%) Migration
7 18 (21.69%) Test Automation
8 16 (19.28%) Configuration Management
9 15 (18.07%) Problem Management
9 15 (18.07%) Process Improvement
9 15 (18.07%) Scrum
10 14 (16.87%) Data Mapping
10 14 (16.87%) Data Migration
11 13 (15.66%) OO
11 13 (15.66%) Waterfall
12 12 (14.46%) RUP
13 11 (13.25%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) SQL
2 36 (43.37%) Java
3 24 (28.92%) Shell Script
4 19 (22.89%) Perl
5 14 (16.87%) C#
6 10 (12.05%) T-SQL
7 9 (10.84%) Java 8
8 6 (7.23%) C
8 6 (7.23%) VB
9 5 (6.02%) Python
10 4 (4.82%) JavaScript
11 3 (3.61%) VBA
12 2 (2.41%) Ruby
12 2 (2.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (25.30%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.66%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.82%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.20%) ISEB
5 1 (1.20%) MCP
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.20%) OCP
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.05%) Docker
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) Ansible
2 3 (3.61%) HP ALM
2 3 (3.61%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.20%) Kibana
3 1 (1.20%) logstash
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 59 (71.08%) Oracle
2 22 (26.51%) Informatica
3 17 (20.48%) BEA
3 17 (20.48%) webMethods
4 15 (18.07%) Talend
5 13 (15.66%) Pega
6 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.82%) HP
7 4 (4.82%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.20%) Adobe
8 1 (1.20%) Cisco
8 1 (1.20%) IBM
8 1 (1.20%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.20%) Perforce
8 1 (1.20%) SAP
8 1 (1.20%) Veritas