Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 133 132
Rank change year-on-year -17 -1 -3
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 45 58 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.02% 1.35% 1.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.76% 3.42% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 33 33
East of England median daily rate £413 £445 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.30% +18.67% -
10th Percentile £285 £233 £310
90th Percentile £528 £494 £475
England median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
East of England median hourly rate £32.50 £40.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.75% +2.53% +20.98%
10th Percentile £31.05 £33.45 £34.80
90th Percentile £38.75 £43.15 £44.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £42.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year -5.33% +6.96% +9.72%

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 1,633 1,698 1,625
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.08% 39.40% 33.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 950 1,040 950
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +7.64%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £258
90th Percentile £575 £544 £538
England median daily rate £475 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 119 128
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £38.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +5.47% +3.67%
10th Percentile £16.25 £30.70 £26.78
90th Percentile £54.00 £52.58 £52.25
England median hourly rate £41.00 £41.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -1.20% +7.10% +10.71%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +7 22 £450 - 7
Cambridgeshire +6 16 £350 -22.22% 2
Suffolk -2 3 £408 -
Hertfordshire -9 3 £375 +2.04% 6
Bedfordshire -15 1 £425 +36.00% 1
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 45 (100.00%) SQL
2 39 (86.67%) Oracle
3 19 (42.22%) Java
4 17 (37.78%) Unix
5 14 (31.11%) Web Services
5 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 12 (26.67%) J2EE
6 12 (26.67%) Shell Script
7 11 (24.44%) WebLogic
7 11 (24.44%) Finance
8 10 (22.22%) Data Modelling
9 9 (20.00%) XML
10 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (17.78%) Test Automation
11 7 (15.56%) QA
11 7 (15.56%) Relational Database
11 7 (15.56%) .NET
11 7 (15.56%) Perl
11 7 (15.56%) Configuration Management
12 6 (13.33%) Linux
12 6 (13.33%) RUP
12 6 (13.33%) webMethods
12 6 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (13.33%) BEA
12 6 (13.33%) Informatica
12 6 (13.33%) CA Gen
12 6 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (13.33%) Pega
12 6 (13.33%) Waterfall

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 11 (24.44%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.67%) JBoss
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.22%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) GitHub
2 1 (2.22%) PaaS
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) HTTP
2 2 (4.44%) SMS
3 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 5 (11.11%) QlikView
5 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (8.89%) MySQL
5 4 (8.89%) Star Schema
6 3 (6.67%) DB2
6 3 (6.67%) Qlik Sense
6 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.22%) MS Access
8 1 (2.22%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) CA Gen
1 6 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.11%) JIRA
2 5 (11.11%) Selenium
3 4 (8.89%) JUnit
4 3 (6.67%) AccuRev
4 3 (6.67%) JMeter
4 3 (6.67%) Mockito
4 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (4.44%) ClearCase
5 2 (4.44%) ClearQuest
6 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.22%) Gradle
6 1 (2.22%) Maven
6 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.22%) TestDirector
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Back Office
3 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Developer
2 11 (24.44%) Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 6 (13.33%) PL/SQL Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 5 (11.11%) QlikView Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Automation Tester
6 4 (8.89%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Tester
7 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) DBA
7 3 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (6.67%) SQL DBA
8 2 (4.44%) C# WCF Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Java Automation Tester
8 2 (4.44%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 2 (4.44%) Selenium Tester
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) Web Services
2 12 (26.67%) J2EE
3 9 (20.00%) XML
4 7 (15.56%) .NET
5 5 (11.11%) CSS
5 5 (11.11%) HTML
5 5 (11.11%) Spring
6 4 (8.89%) Hibernate
7 3 (6.67%) JAAS
7 3 (6.67%) JAXB
7 3 (6.67%) JAX-RPC
7 3 (6.67%) JPA
7 3 (6.67%) LDAP
7 3 (6.67%) Spring MVC
8 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (4.44%) JSP
8 2 (4.44%) Servlets
8 2 (4.44%) SOAP
8 2 (4.44%) WCF
8 2 (4.44%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.67%) N-Tier
2 3 (6.67%) User Experience
3 2 (4.44%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Unix
2 6 (13.33%) Linux
3 4 (8.89%) Solaris
4 3 (6.67%) Mac OS X
5 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (17.78%) Test Automation
4 7 (15.56%) Configuration Management
5 6 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (13.33%) RUP
5 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 5 (11.11%) Change Control
6 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.11%) Web Development
7 4 (8.89%) Change Management
7 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.89%) MVC
7 4 (8.89%) OO
7 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
7 4 (8.89%) Process Improvement
7 4 (8.89%) TDD
7 4 (8.89%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (42.22%) Java
3 12 (26.67%) Shell Script
4 7 (15.56%) Perl
5 3 (6.67%) C
5 3 (6.67%) C#
5 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.22%) Python
7 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.22%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.22%) SCOM
2 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 39 (86.67%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) BEA
2 6 (13.33%) Informatica
2 6 (13.33%) Pega
2 6 (13.33%) webMethods
3 4 (8.89%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe
5 1 (2.22%) Capita
5 1 (2.22%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) Teradata
5 1 (2.22%) Veritas