Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 127 137
Rank change year-on-year +10 +10 -7
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 92 75 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.87% 1.49% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.96% 3.87% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 50 28
East of England median daily rate £469 £368 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.55% -5.16% -1.27%
10th Percentile £325 £171 £210
90th Percentile £550 £526 £523
England median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 8
East of England median hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.72% -10.56% +4.55%
10th Percentile £18.05 £28.10 £34.38
90th Percentile £46.55 £40.50 £46.98
England median hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% +0.63%

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 1,854 1,939 1,891
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.73% 38.56% 39.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,117 1,087 1,102
East of England median daily rate £435 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £300 £288 £238
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £465 £425
% change year-on-year +2.15% +9.41% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 128 137
East of England median hourly rate £44.50 £40.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.88% -2.41% +9.21%
10th Percentile £15.12 £18.88 £30.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.75 £52.50
England median hourly rate £42.19 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +5.48% +1.27% +5.33%

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 16 December 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
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 16 December 2018.

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 16 December 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 +20 44 £463 -2.63% 1
Hertfordshire +2 31 £550 +52.78% 9
Cambridgeshire 0 10 £313 -3.85% 4
Bedfordshire +14 6 £425 +21.43% 5
Suffolk -12 1 £250 -37.50% 1
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 92 (100.00%) SQL
2 64 (69.57%) Oracle
3 43 (46.74%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (41.30%) Java
4 38 (41.30%) ETL
5 37 (40.22%) Unix
6 34 (36.96%) JIRA
7 29 (31.52%) Informatica
7 29 (31.52%) Shell Script
8 28 (30.43%) TDD
8 28 (30.43%) Data Modelling
9 27 (29.35%) PostgreSQL
10 25 (27.17%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 24 (26.09%) XML
11 24 (26.09%) Security Cleared
12 22 (23.91%) BDD
12 22 (23.91%) Test Strategy
12 22 (23.91%) WebLogic
12 22 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (22.83%) webMethods
13 21 (22.83%) BEA
13 21 (22.83%) SQL Server
14 19 (20.65%) Perl
14 19 (20.65%) Configuration Management
14 19 (20.65%) Process Improvement
14 19 (20.65%) Test Automation
14 19 (20.65%) Problem Management
15 18 (19.57%) Relational Database
15 18 (19.57%) Migration
16 17 (18.48%) J2EE

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 (23.91%) WebLogic
2 16 (17.39%) Confluence
3 12 (13.04%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.26%) Apache
5 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.09%) CMS
6 1 (1.09%) JBoss
6 1 (1.09%) SAS
6 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.09%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.17%) HFM
3 2 (2.17%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.09%) SAP MDG
4 1 (1.09%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.30%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.35%) GitHub
3 3 (3.26%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.09%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.35%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (22.83%) SQL Server
3 18 (19.57%) Relational Database
4 14 (15.22%) BusinessObjects
4 14 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (15.22%) MongoDB
5 13 (14.13%) Oracle Database
6 11 (11.96%) Apache Hive
6 11 (11.96%) MySQL
6 11 (11.96%) SQL Server 2016
6 11 (11.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (11.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (10.87%) HBase
8 7 (7.61%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (7.61%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (3.26%) MariaDB
10 3 (3.26%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 34 (36.96%) JIRA
2 17 (18.48%) CA Gen
3 16 (17.39%) Jenkins
3 16 (17.39%) Maven
3 16 (17.39%) Subversion
4 8 (8.70%) JMeter
5 7 (7.61%) Checkstyle
5 7 (7.61%) Selenium
6 6 (6.52%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (5.43%) GitLab
7 5 (5.43%) Toad
8 4 (4.35%) JUnit
8 4 (4.35%) SoapUI
9 3 (3.26%) Bitbucket
9 3 (3.26%) Eclipse
9 3 (3.26%) Git (software)
10 2 (2.17%) Gradle
10 2 (2.17%) NeoLoad
10 2 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (2.17%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (8.70%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.09%) Back Office
3 1 (1.09%) Banking
3 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (69.57%) Developer
2 28 (30.43%) ETL Developer
3 22 (23.91%) Java Developer
4 21 (22.83%) Oracle Developer
5 16 (17.39%) Analyst
5 16 (17.39%) Data Migration Developer
6 15 (16.30%) Oracle ETL Developer
6 15 (16.30%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 15 (16.30%) SQL Developer
6 15 (16.30%) SQL Server Developer
7 7 (7.61%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.52%) Business Analyst
8 6 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Agile Tester
10 3 (3.26%) Business Systems Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Data Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) Designer
10 3 (3.26%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.09%) XML
2 17 (18.48%) J2EE
3 15 (16.30%) Spring
4 14 (15.22%) JSON
5 11 (11.96%) Spring Boot
6 7 (7.61%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (6.52%) Hibernate
7 6 (6.52%) JPA
8 5 (5.43%) REST
9 4 (4.35%) Java EE
9 4 (4.35%) JMS
9 4 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (3.26%) EclipseLink
10 3 (3.26%) HTML
10 3 (3.26%) JAAS
10 3 (3.26%) LDAP
10 3 (3.26%) SOAP
10 3 (3.26%) Spring MVC
10 3 (3.26%) Web Services
11 2 (2.17%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.39%) Reference Data
2 12 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.61%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.17%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.17%) Pharmacovigilance
4 2 (2.17%) User Experience
4 2 (2.17%) Wiki
5 1 (1.09%) Fintech
5 1 (1.09%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 37 (40.22%) Unix
2 13 (14.13%) Linux
3 4 (4.35%) AIX
3 4 (4.35%) CentOS
3 4 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.35%) Solaris
4 3 (3.26%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (46.74%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (41.30%) ETL
3 28 (30.43%) Data Modelling
3 28 (30.43%) TDD
4 25 (27.17%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 22 (23.91%) BDD
5 22 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (23.91%) Test Strategy
6 19 (20.65%) Configuration Management
6 19 (20.65%) Problem Management
6 19 (20.65%) Process Improvement
6 19 (20.65%) Test Automation
7 18 (19.57%) Migration
8 16 (17.39%) Data Mapping
8 16 (17.39%) Data Migration
8 16 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (17.39%) Scrum
9 15 (16.30%) Test Scripting
10 14 (15.22%) OO
10 14 (15.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 92 (100.00%) SQL
2 38 (41.30%) Java
3 29 (31.52%) Shell Script
4 19 (20.65%) Perl
5 16 (17.39%) C#
6 11 (11.96%) T-SQL
7 9 (9.78%) Java 8
8 5 (5.43%) C
8 5 (5.43%) VB
9 4 (4.35%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.35%) Python
10 2 (2.17%) Scala
11 1 (1.09%) Ruby
11 1 (1.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 16 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (10.87%) Docker
2 1 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) HP ALM
1 3 (3.26%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.17%) Ansible
2 2 (2.17%) Kibana
2 2 (2.17%) logstash
3 1 (1.09%) Mesos
Vendors
1 64 (69.57%) Oracle
2 29 (31.52%) Informatica
3 21 (22.83%) BEA
3 21 (22.83%) webMethods
4 17 (18.48%) Talend
5 14 (15.22%) Pega
6 4 (4.35%) Hyperion
7 3 (3.26%) HP
8 1 (1.09%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (1.09%) Cisco
8 1 (1.09%) IBM
8 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.09%) Perforce
8 1 (1.09%) SAP