Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 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 of England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 134 133
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 -75
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 76 63 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.47% 1.29% 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.80% 3.28% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 38 36
East of England median daily rate £360 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.10% +0.65% -1.28%
10th Percentile £171 £226 £284
90th Percentile £526 £491 £500
England median daily rate £440 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 10
East of England median hourly rate £36.00 £41.25 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.73% +5.10% +12.14%
10th Percentile £28.10 £37.75 £32.45
90th Percentile £40.50 £47.13 £47.50
England median hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £37.73
% change year-on-year -11.25% +6.03% +2.65%

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 2002 1920 2222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 38.79% 39.40% 38.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1111 1132 1287
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £288 £238 £250
90th Percentile £575 £536 £500
England median daily rate £462 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.71% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 138 168
East of England median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £15.89 £27.89 £20.70
90th Percentile £53.38 £52.88 £50.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +21.79%

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 November 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 November 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire -3 28 £325 -4.41% 1
Hertfordshire -3 22 £355 -15.22% 2
Essex -4 17 £475 +58.33% 2
Suffolk +17 7 £400 -5.88% 1
Bedfordshire -15 2 £350 +8.53%
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 of England region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 76 (100.00%) SQL
2 51 (67.11%) Oracle
3 41 (53.95%) Java
4 35 (46.05%) Web Services
5 33 (43.42%) XML
6 32 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (40.79%) JBoss
8 29 (38.16%) Oracle Database
9 27 (35.53%) SOAP
10 26 (34.21%) Unix
11 24 (31.58%) WebLogic
12 22 (28.95%) Spring
13 19 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
14 18 (23.68%) Jenkins
14 18 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (23.68%) Scrum
14 18 (23.68%) Linux
15 17 (22.37%) JUnit
15 17 (22.37%) Git (software)
16 16 (21.05%) REST
16 16 (21.05%) Kanban
16 16 (21.05%) .NET
16 16 (21.05%) Oracle Database 10g
17 15 (19.74%) Maven
18 14 (18.42%) JSON
18 14 (18.42%) JIRA
18 14 (18.42%) SoapUI
18 14 (18.42%) Test Automation
18 14 (18.42%) SOA
18 14 (18.42%) HTTP

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 31 (40.79%) JBoss
2 24 (31.58%) WebLogic
3 13 (17.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (15.79%) Tomcat
5 9 (11.84%) Apache
5 9 (11.84%) Confluence
6 5 (6.58%) Mule
7 4 (5.26%) IIS
8 3 (3.95%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (2.63%) Tuxedo
10 1 (1.32%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.32%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) IaaS
1 6 (7.89%) PaaS
1 6 (7.89%) SaaS
2 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.42%) HTTP
2 7 (9.21%) LDAP
3 5 (6.58%) SSL
3 5 (6.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (38.16%) Oracle Database
2 16 (21.05%) Oracle Database 10g
3 14 (18.42%) Relational Database
4 13 (17.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (11.84%) MySQL
5 9 (11.84%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
6 8 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (9.21%) RDBMS
8 6 (7.89%) MariaDB
8 6 (7.89%) NoSQL
8 6 (7.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (7.89%) Oracle OWB
8 6 (7.89%) SQLPlus
9 4 (5.26%) Oracle Exadata
9 4 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (2.63%) Redis
11 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (23.68%) Jenkins
2 17 (22.37%) Git (software)
2 17 (22.37%) JUnit
3 15 (19.74%) Maven
4 14 (18.42%) JIRA
4 14 (18.42%) SoapUI
5 8 (10.53%) Mockito
6 6 (7.89%) Toad
6 6 (7.89%) XMLSpy
7 5 (6.58%) Selenium
7 5 (6.58%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (5.26%) AccuRev
9 3 (3.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (3.95%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (1.32%) Checkstyle
11 1 (1.32%) EasyMock
11 1 (1.32%) JMeter
11 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 11 (14.47%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Retail
3 6 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Automotive
4 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (48.68%) Developer
2 22 (28.95%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.16%) Analyst
3 10 (13.16%) Senior Developer
4 9 (11.84%) Oracle Developer
5 8 (10.53%) SQL Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Applications Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Applications Support
6 6 (7.89%) Architect
6 6 (7.89%) Business Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) PL/SQL Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) Technical Architect
6 6 (7.89%) Technical Business Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Applications Support Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) DBA
7 5 (6.58%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (46.05%) Web Services
2 33 (43.42%) XML
3 27 (35.53%) SOAP
4 22 (28.95%) Spring
5 16 (21.05%) .NET
5 16 (21.05%) REST
6 14 (18.42%) JSON
7 13 (17.11%) J2EE
8 10 (13.16%) Hibernate
8 10 (13.16%) HTML
8 10 (13.16%) RESTful
9 9 (11.84%) .NET Framework
9 9 (11.84%) CSS
9 9 (11.84%) jQuery
10 7 (9.21%) JAAS
10 7 (9.21%) JAXB
10 7 (9.21%) JPA
10 7 (9.21%) Spring MVC
11 6 (7.89%) JAX-RPC
11 6 (7.89%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.26%) N-Tier
3 4 (5.26%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) User Experience
5 1 (1.32%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 26 (34.21%) Unix
2 18 (23.68%) Linux
3 8 (10.53%) Windows
4 7 (9.21%) Mac OS X
5 6 (7.89%) Solaris
6 5 (6.58%) AIX
6 5 (6.58%) HPUX
7 2 (2.63%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.32%) Android
8 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (23.68%) Scrum
3 16 (21.05%) Kanban
4 14 (18.42%) SOA
4 14 (18.42%) TDD
4 14 (18.42%) Test Automation
5 11 (14.47%) Configuration Management
5 11 (14.47%) MVC
6 9 (11.84%) API Development
6 9 (11.84%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (11.84%) Continuous Deployment
6 9 (11.84%) Defect Management
7 8 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 8 (10.53%) Microservices
8 7 (9.21%) Change Management
8 7 (9.21%) Migration
8 7 (9.21%) SDLC
8 7 (9.21%) Unit Testing
8 7 (9.21%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) SQL
2 41 (53.95%) Java
3 9 (11.84%) Shell Script
4 8 (10.53%) C#
4 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.89%) Groovy
6 5 (6.58%) C
6 5 (6.58%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.58%) XPath
7 4 (5.26%) C++
8 3 (3.95%) Perl
8 3 (3.95%) Python
8 3 (3.95%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.63%) COBOL
9 2 (2.63%) Ruby
10 1 (1.32%) Korn
10 1 (1.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) Data Quality
2 6 (7.89%) QA
3 4 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) Ansible
1 5 (6.58%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.58%) Puppet
2 3 (3.95%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 51 (67.11%) Oracle
2 9 (11.84%) Atlassian
3 6 (7.89%) Altova
4 5 (6.58%) Talend
4 5 (6.58%) webMethods
4 5 (6.58%) WSO2
5 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.63%) HP
6 2 (2.63%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.63%) IBM
7 1 (1.32%) Apple
7 1 (1.32%) SAP
7 1 (1.32%) Sonatype