Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 136 124
Rank change year-on-year +4 -12 -52
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 60 47 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.28% 1.05% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.33% 2.69% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 24 36
East of England median daily rate £350 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £170 £210 £294
90th Percentile £513 £560 £488
England median daily rate £438 £411 £400
% change year-on-year +6.38% +2.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 10
East of England median hourly rate £36.00 £38.25 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - +17.15%
10th Percentile £32.10 £32.88 £32.45
90th Percentile £40.50 £45.48 £44.10
England median hourly rate £36.75 £39.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -5.77% -3.70% +9.46%

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 1,802 1,745 1,837
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 38.50% 39.07% 36.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,024 1,042 1,045
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £293 £250 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £535
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 127 181
East of England median hourly rate £42.00 £41.25 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.82% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £18.50 £29.70 £26.00
90th Percentile £57.50 £52.50 £52.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +12.78%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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
Cambridgeshire -4 26 £325 -27.78% 1
Essex +5 15 £455 +15.56% 8
Hertfordshire 0 14 £350 -26.32% 5
Suffolk +10 3 £400 -5.88% 1
Bedfordshire -12 2 £350 +59.09% 2
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 60 (100.00%) SQL
2 45 (75.00%) Oracle
3 35 (58.33%) Java
4 29 (48.33%) Web Services
5 26 (43.33%) XML
5 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (41.67%) JBoss
7 23 (38.33%) Oracle Database
8 20 (33.33%) SOAP
9 18 (30.00%) Spring
9 18 (30.00%) Git (software)
10 17 (28.33%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (28.33%) JUnit
10 17 (28.33%) Unix
11 16 (26.67%) WebLogic
11 16 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
12 15 (25.00%) J2EE
12 15 (25.00%) Jenkins
12 15 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (23.33%) Linux
13 14 (23.33%) .NET
13 14 (23.33%) Scrum
13 14 (23.33%) Finance
14 12 (20.00%) JIRA
14 12 (20.00%) Maven
14 12 (20.00%) Relational Database
15 11 (18.33%) Kanban
15 11 (18.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 11 (18.33%) SoapUI
15 11 (18.33%) SOA

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 25 (41.67%) JBoss
2 16 (26.67%) WebLogic
3 11 (18.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 9 (15.00%) Confluence
6 7 (11.67%) Apache
7 4 (6.67%) IIS
8 1 (1.67%) Mule
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.67%) Maximo
1 1 (1.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) IaaS
1 2 (3.33%) PaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) SMS
2 1 (1.67%) SSL
2 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.33%) Oracle Database
2 16 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 12 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (13.33%) MySQL
5 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (11.67%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (10.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 6 (10.00%) Oracle OWB
6 6 (10.00%) SQLPlus
7 4 (6.67%) DB2
7 4 (6.67%) RDBMS
7 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
8 3 (5.00%) MariaDB
8 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (3.33%) Redis
9 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (28.33%) JUnit
3 15 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 12 (20.00%) JIRA
4 12 (20.00%) Maven
5 11 (18.33%) SoapUI
6 8 (13.33%) Mockito
7 6 (10.00%) Toad
7 6 (10.00%) XMLSpy
8 4 (6.67%) AccuRev
9 3 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (5.00%) TeamCity
10 2 (3.33%) Selenium
10 2 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.67%) EasyMock
11 1 (1.67%) GoCD
11 1 (1.67%) Gradle
11 1 (1.67%) jMock
General
1 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Automotive
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (63.33%) Developer
2 22 (36.67%) Java Developer
3 12 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 10 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
4 10 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 8 (13.33%) Analyst
5 8 (13.33%) Applications Support
6 7 (11.67%) PL/SQL Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Agile Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (48.33%) Web Services
2 26 (43.33%) XML
3 20 (33.33%) SOAP
4 18 (30.00%) Spring
5 15 (25.00%) J2EE
6 14 (23.33%) .NET
7 10 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 10 (16.67%) HTML
7 10 (16.67%) JSON
7 10 (16.67%) RESTful
8 9 (15.00%) CSS
8 9 (15.00%) jQuery
8 9 (15.00%) REST
9 8 (13.33%) .NET Framework
10 7 (11.67%) JAAS
10 7 (11.67%) JAXB
10 7 (11.67%) JAX-RPC
10 7 (11.67%) JPA
10 7 (11.67%) LDAP
10 7 (11.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.33%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (11.67%) N-Tier
3 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.67%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Unix
2 14 (23.33%) Linux
3 7 (11.67%) Mac OS X
4 4 (6.67%) Windows
5 3 (5.00%) Solaris
6 2 (3.33%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.67%) AIX
7 1 (1.67%) Android
7 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (23.33%) Scrum
4 11 (18.33%) Kanban
4 11 (18.33%) SOA
5 10 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (16.67%) MVC
6 9 (15.00%) API Development
6 9 (15.00%) Defect Management
6 9 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 9 (15.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 9 (15.00%) TDD
6 9 (15.00%) Test Automation
7 8 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 8 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
7 8 (13.33%) Web Development
8 7 (11.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (11.67%) SDLC
8 7 (11.67%) Web Design
9 6 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) SQL
2 35 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (11.67%) C
4 6 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.67%) C++
6 3 (5.00%) C#
6 3 (5.00%) Perl
6 3 (5.00%) Python
6 3 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.33%) Groovy
7 2 (3.33%) Ruby
8 1 (1.67%) Korn
8 1 (1.67%) Scala
8 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Ansible
1 1 (1.67%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
1 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 45 (75.00%) Oracle
2 9 (15.00%) Atlassian
3 6 (10.00%) Altova
4 2 (3.33%) IBM
4 2 (3.33%) Talend
5 1 (1.67%) Apple
5 1 (1.67%) Capita
5 1 (1.67%) HP
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.67%) SAP
5 1 (1.67%) Sonatype
5 1 (1.67%) Teradata
5 1 (1.67%) webMethods
5 1 (1.67%) WSO2