Period
to 19 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 February 2020 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)
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 50 63 71
Rank change year-on-year +13 +8 +1
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 9 34 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.60% 4.01% 2.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.69% 8.46% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 20 10
Essex median daily rate £405 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.74% +4.40% +15.56%
10th Percentile £346 £375 £391
90th Percentile £488 £547 £514
East of England median daily rate £331 £469 £350
% change year-on-year -29.33% +33.93% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Essex median hourly rate - - £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -35.38% -16.13% +1.31%

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 Essex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 192 402 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 34.10% 47.46% 42.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 259 204
Essex median daily rate £450 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -2.44% +46.43%
10th Percentile £317 £338 £333
90th Percentile £581 £575 £638
East of England median daily rate £425 £435 £425
% change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +9.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 16
Essex median hourly rate £20.74 £28.04 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.04% -31.19% +10.14%
10th Percentile £14.37 £9.63 £35.39
90th Percentile £27.61 £62.12 £63.75
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year +1.12% +7.23% +0.76%

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in Essex

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Essex

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in Essex over the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PL/SQL in Essex

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Essex

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 19 February 2020. 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
Southend-on-Sea +18 6 £440 -4.86% 1
Colchester - 1 £338 -
PL/SQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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 Essex region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) JIRA
3 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (77.78%) Confluence
3 7 (77.78%) Bitbucket
3 7 (77.78%) DevOps
4 6 (66.67%) WebLogic
5 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
5 5 (55.56%) J2EE
5 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
5 5 (55.56%) Process Improvement
6 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
6 4 (44.44%) Unix
6 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
7 3 (33.33%) XML
7 3 (33.33%) JSON
7 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (22.22%) Critical Thinking
8 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (22.22%) Serverless
8 2 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure as Code
8 2 (22.22%) Project Delivery

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 7 (77.78%) Confluence
2 6 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 2 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (11.11%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Serverless
2 1 (11.11%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Base SAS
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (11.11%) CloverETL
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Pentaho
2 1 (11.11%) Power BI
2 1 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (11.11%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Bitbucket
1 7 (77.78%) JIRA
2 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (22.22%) Artifactory
3 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
3 2 (22.22%) FitNesse
3 2 (22.22%) Gradle
3 2 (22.22%) IntelliJ
3 2 (22.22%) JMeter
3 2 (22.22%) JUnit
3 2 (22.22%) Maven
3 2 (22.22%) Mockito
3 2 (22.22%) NeoLoad
3 2 (22.22%) Postman
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
4 1 (11.11%) GitLab
4 1 (11.11%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) J2EE
2 3 (33.33%) JSON
2 3 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (22.22%) Apache Flex
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) JMS
3 2 (22.22%) JPA
3 2 (22.22%) REST
3 2 (22.22%) RESTful
3 2 (22.22%) Sass
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) Spring Boot
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (77.78%) DevOps
3 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
3 5 (55.56%) Process Improvement
4 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
5 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (22.22%) Critical Thinking
6 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 2 (22.22%) ETL
6 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure as Code
6 2 (22.22%) Microservices
6 2 (22.22%) Project Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) SOA
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 2 (22.22%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) SAS Macro
5 1 (11.11%) Scala
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Kibana
1 2 (22.22%) logstash
1 2 (22.22%) Mesos
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) BEA
2 2 (22.22%) webMethods
3 1 (11.11%) Tableau