Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 19 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)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 188 147
Rank change year-on-year -61 -41 -33
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 977 1394 1763
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.05% 1.43% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.48% 3.54% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 886 1085
England median daily rate £445 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.25% - -
10th Percentile £305 £296 £288
90th Percentile £613 £538 £538
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 19
England median hourly rate £35.50 £41.25 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.94% +10.15% +1.90%
10th Percentile £25.60 £22.75 £25.68
90th Percentile £44.35 £45.88 £45.70
UK median hourly rate £36.75 £41.25 £37.45
% change year-on-year -10.91% +10.15% +1.90%

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 England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 39368 39431 40555
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.22% 40.49% 38.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 27757 27337 27786
England median daily rate £460 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £310 £288 £275
90th Percentile £638 £594 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 744 811 957
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £16.25 £14.50 £14.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.17 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +23.97%

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing PL/SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in England

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PL/SQL in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in England

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PL/SQL in England

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in England

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for PL/SQL in England

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 19 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
London -38 496 £499 +10.83% 27
South East -26 179 £448 +19.33% 16
North of England -34 100 £388 +10.71% 16
East of England +1 76 £360 -10.00% 2
Midlands -69 70 £400 - 8
South West -56 53 £394 +4.30% 1
North East +47 46 £391 +21.32% 1
West Midlands -60 37 £425 +9.32% 2
North West -44 36 £400 +14.29% 7
East Midlands -28 32 £364 -9.06% 6
Yorkshire +6 24 £425 +14.86% 8
PL/SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 England region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 959 (98.16%) SQL
2 787 (80.55%) Oracle
3 364 (37.26%) Java
4 343 (35.11%) Oracle Database
5 308 (31.53%) Agile Software Development
6 264 (27.02%) Unix
7 246 (25.18%) Finance
8 206 (21.08%) Linux
9 182 (18.63%) XML
10 178 (18.22%) Web Services
11 170 (17.40%) Business Intelligence
12 165 (16.89%) JavaScript
13 150 (15.35%) Relational Database
14 148 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
15 146 (14.94%) ETL
16 143 (14.64%) Shell Script
17 137 (14.02%) Data Modelling
18 136 (13.92%) Oracle Database 11g
19 132 (13.51%) Windows
20 126 (12.90%) Spring
21 124 (12.69%) SQL Server
22 117 (11.98%) HTML
23 115 (11.77%) C#
24 114 (11.67%) Banking
25 109 (11.16%) .NET
26 104 (10.64%) Oracle Database 12c
27 102 (10.44%) Oracle Reports
28 100 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
29 99 (10.13%) Migration
30 97 (9.93%) Scrum

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 92 (9.42%) WebLogic
2 82 (8.39%) JBoss
2 82 (8.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 55 (5.63%) Confluence
4 52 (5.32%) Oracle Workflow
5 31 (3.17%) Tomcat
6 28 (2.87%) Apache
7 24 (2.46%) Apache Spark
8 22 (2.25%) WebSphere
9 17 (1.74%) WildFly
10 16 (1.64%) GlassFish
11 15 (1.54%) Liferay
11 15 (1.54%) SAS
12 13 (1.33%) Mule
13 8 (0.82%) IIS
13 8 (0.82%) Tuxedo
14 6 (0.61%) Umbraco
14 6 (0.61%) WebSphere Portal
15 5 (0.51%) SharePoint
16 4 (0.41%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 36 (3.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.92%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.10%) LaTeX
5 1 (0.10%) SPSS
5 1 (0.10%) Stata
Business Applications
1 59 (6.04%) Oracle EBS
2 34 (3.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 30 (3.07%) Oracle Receivables
4 23 (2.35%) Oracle Applications
4 23 (2.35%) Oracle Payables
5 17 (1.74%) Oracle BPM
6 14 (1.43%) Oracle iProcurement
7 13 (1.33%) Oracle Cash Management
7 13 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
8 12 (1.23%) Oracle Assets
8 12 (1.23%) Oracle General Ledger
8 12 (1.23%) Oracle Retail
9 10 (1.02%) Oracle 11i
9 10 (1.02%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 5 (0.51%) Oracle Payroll
10 5 (0.51%) Siebel CRM
11 4 (0.41%) Eagle PACE
11 4 (0.41%) Markit EDM
11 4 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
11 4 (0.41%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (2.35%) PaaS
3 18 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.84%) SaaS
4 14 (1.43%) IaaS
5 13 (1.33%) OpenShift
6 7 (0.72%) Taleo
7 4 (0.41%) Boomi
8 3 (0.31%) GitHub
9 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.20%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.10%) Amazon CloudSearch
10 1 (0.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.10%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.10%) Dropbox
10 1 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (4.61%) LDAP
2 22 (2.25%) DNS
2 22 (2.25%) OpenLDAP
3 21 (2.15%) SSH
4 20 (2.05%) HTTP
5 16 (1.64%) Firewall
6 10 (1.02%) FTP
7 9 (0.92%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.82%) SSL
9 7 (0.72%) SMS
10 5 (0.51%) Network Security
11 4 (0.41%) Skype
12 2 (0.20%) Internet
12 2 (0.20%) Kerberos
12 2 (0.20%) VPN
13 1 (0.10%) AMQP
13 1 (0.10%) IMAP
13 1 (0.10%) POP3
13 1 (0.10%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 343 (35.11%) Oracle Database
2 150 (15.35%) Relational Database
3 148 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
4 136 (13.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 124 (12.69%) SQL Server
6 104 (10.64%) Oracle Database 12c
7 102 (10.44%) Oracle Reports
8 87 (8.90%) Oracle Database 10g
9 72 (7.37%) RDBMS
10 63 (6.45%) Big Data
11 46 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 45 (4.61%) NoSQL
13 41 (4.20%) Oracle BI EE
14 40 (4.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 39 (3.99%) PostgreSQL
16 34 (3.48%) SQLPlus
17 30 (3.07%) Oracle ODI
18 28 (2.87%) MySQL
19 27 (2.76%) MongoDB
20 26 (2.66%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 94 (9.62%) Git (software)
2 86 (8.80%) JIRA
3 79 (8.09%) Maven
4 72 (7.37%) JUnit
5 71 (7.27%) Subversion
6 70 (7.16%) Jenkins
7 59 (6.04%) Oracle Forms
8 38 (3.89%) Toad
9 37 (3.79%) Talend Open Studio
10 30 (3.07%) Eclipse
11 29 (2.97%) SoapUI
12 28 (2.87%) Ant
12 28 (2.87%) Oracle APEX
13 22 (2.25%) Mockito
14 21 (2.15%) ProC
14 21 (2.15%) Selenium
15 19 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
16 18 (1.84%) Cucumber
17 15 (1.54%) IntelliJ
17 15 (1.54%) TeamCity
General
1 246 (25.18%) Finance
2 114 (11.67%) Banking
3 43 (4.40%) Retail
4 37 (3.79%) Investment Banking
5 24 (2.46%) Front Office
6 22 (2.25%) Manufacturing
7 20 (2.05%) Marketing
7 20 (2.05%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.54%) Financial Institution
8 15 (1.54%) General Ledger
9 13 (1.33%) Publishing
10 9 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.61%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.41%) Billing
12 4 (0.41%) Electronics
13 3 (0.31%) Legal
14 2 (0.20%) Local Government
14 2 (0.20%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.10%) Automotive
15 1 (0.10%) Law
Job Titles
1 562 (57.52%) Developer
2 207 (21.19%) Oracle Developer
3 152 (15.56%) Java Developer
4 125 (12.79%) SQL Developer
5 94 (9.62%) Analyst
6 93 (9.52%) PL/SQL Developer
7 77 (7.88%) Architect
8 61 (6.24%) Senior Developer
9 60 (6.14%) DBA
10 57 (5.83%) Oracle DBA
11 53 (5.42%) Consultant
12 34 (3.48%) C# Developer
13 28 (2.87%) ETL Developer
13 28 (2.87%) Oracle Consultant
14 27 (2.76%) Applications Support
15 23 (2.35%) Data Warehouse Developer
16 21 (2.15%) Support Engineer
17 20 (2.05%) Senior Java Developer
17 20 (2.05%) Support Analyst
18 19 (1.94%) Oracle Financials Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (18.63%) XML
2 178 (18.22%) Web Services
3 126 (12.90%) Spring
4 117 (11.98%) HTML
5 109 (11.16%) .NET
6 88 (9.01%) Hibernate
7 83 (8.50%) J2EE
8 79 (8.09%) jQuery
9 72 (7.37%) SOAP
10 70 (7.16%) REST
11 68 (6.96%) CSS
12 66 (6.76%) JSON
13 58 (5.94%) RESTful
14 52 (5.32%) HTML5
15 51 (5.22%) AngularJS
16 41 (4.20%) JMS
17 39 (3.99%) Oracle GoldenGate
18 34 (3.48%) JPA
18 34 (3.48%) JSF
19 32 (3.28%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 100 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (7.68%) Enterprise Software
3 30 (3.07%) Computer Science
4 19 (1.94%) Data Structures
4 19 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (1.54%) Derivative
6 13 (1.33%) Equities
6 13 (1.33%) Market Risk
7 12 (1.23%) Reference Data
8 11 (1.13%) User Experience
9 10 (1.02%) Credit Risk
9 10 (1.02%) Fintech
9 10 (1.02%) OTC Derivatives
9 10 (1.02%) Virtual Team
10 9 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (0.92%) Management Information System
11 8 (0.82%) Life Science
11 8 (0.82%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.72%) Clustering
13 6 (0.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 264 (27.02%) Unix
2 206 (21.08%) Linux
3 132 (13.51%) Windows
4 33 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (3.17%) Windows Server
6 27 (2.76%) Windows XP
7 25 (2.56%) AIX
8 12 (1.23%) HPUX
9 11 (1.13%) Solaris
10 8 (0.82%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.41%) Android
13 3 (0.31%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.20%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.10%) CentOS
15 1 (0.10%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (31.53%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (17.40%) Business Intelligence
3 146 (14.94%) ETL
4 137 (14.02%) Data Modelling
5 99 (10.13%) Migration
6 97 (9.93%) Scrum
7 86 (8.80%) Performance Tuning
7 86 (8.80%) SOA
8 83 (8.50%) Unit Testing
9 73 (7.47%) Continuous Integration
10 72 (7.37%) DevOps
11 65 (6.65%) SDLC
12 64 (6.55%) Workflow
13 62 (6.35%) Data Migration
13 62 (6.35%) TDD
14 59 (6.04%) OO
15 54 (5.53%) Data Management
15 54 (5.53%) MVC
16 53 (5.42%) Data Integration
16 53 (5.42%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 959 (98.16%) SQL
2 364 (37.26%) Java
3 165 (16.89%) JavaScript
4 143 (14.64%) Shell Script
5 115 (11.77%) C#
6 76 (7.78%) T-SQL
7 75 (7.68%) Python
8 63 (6.45%) Perl
9 45 (4.61%) C
10 36 (3.68%) VBA
11 25 (2.56%) XPath
12 18 (1.84%) C++
13 17 (1.74%) Korn
13 17 (1.74%) Ruby
13 17 (1.74%) VB
14 15 (1.54%) PowerShell
15 14 (1.43%) VB.NET
16 13 (1.33%) R
16 13 (1.33%) Scala
17 11 (1.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 96 (9.83%) Security Cleared
2 56 (5.73%) SC Cleared
3 43 (4.40%) Degree
4 26 (2.66%) DV Cleared
5 16 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (1.54%) ISEB
6 15 (1.54%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (0.51%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (0.41%) HND
10 3 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.20%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.10%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.10%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.10%) CESG Certified Professional
12 1 (0.10%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.12%) Data Quality
2 45 (4.61%) QA
3 11 (1.13%) SLA
4 8 (0.82%) MiFID
5 3 (0.31%) PMO
6 2 (0.20%) Basel II
6 2 (0.20%) Basel III
6 2 (0.20%) COREP
6 2 (0.20%) CRD IV
6 2 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.20%) EMIR
6 2 (0.20%) GDPR
6 2 (0.20%) HL7
7 1 (0.10%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.10%) CDISC
7 1 (0.10%) GxP
7 1 (0.10%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
System Software
1 44 (4.50%) Active Directory
2 43 (4.40%) Oracle RAC
3 22 (2.25%) NFS
4 18 (1.84%) HDFS
4 18 (1.84%) Oracle Clusterware
5 16 (1.64%) Apache Flume
6 14 (1.43%) Docker
7 3 (0.31%) Cronacle
7 3 (0.31%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.20%) Firmware
8 2 (0.20%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.20%) SRDF
9 1 (0.10%) GlusterFS
9 1 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 43 (4.40%) Data Guard
2 39 (3.99%) Oracle RMAN
3 24 (2.46%) Control-M
4 21 (2.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 18 (1.84%) Oracle Flashback
6 15 (1.54%) Ambari
6 15 (1.54%) Oozie
7 10 (1.02%) Ansible
7 10 (1.02%) Puppet
8 9 (0.92%) Kubernetes
8 9 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (0.82%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 6 (0.61%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.41%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.20%) Dollar Universe
12 2 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
12 2 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.20%) MOM
12 2 (0.20%) Nagios
13 1 (0.10%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 787 (80.55%) Oracle
2 75 (7.68%) Microsoft
3 52 (5.32%) Informatica
4 47 (4.81%) IBM
5 38 (3.89%) Red Hat
6 37 (3.79%) Sybase
6 37 (3.79%) Talend
7 31 (3.17%) Atlassian
8 26 (2.66%) HP
9 19 (1.94%) Tableau
10 16 (1.64%) Teradata
11 15 (1.54%) SAP
12 11 (1.13%) Cognos
12 11 (1.13%) Solace
13 8 (0.82%) JDA
14 7 (0.72%) Charles River
14 7 (0.72%) Retek
14 7 (0.72%) webMethods
14 7 (0.72%) WSO2
15 6 (0.61%) Fujitsu