The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 32 37 31
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 14 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.26% 2.49% 4.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.79% 4.85% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 19
Median daily rate £413 £494 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.45% +9.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £413 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year -0.61% +4.48%  

PL/SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 143 227 262
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 43.47% 51.47% 57.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 92 171
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £309 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 25 16
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £42.00 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.20 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing PL/SQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in Gloucestershire

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Gloucestershire

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PL/SQL in Gloucestershire

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Gloucestershire

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +6 8 £400 -15.78%
Cheltenham +4 1 £450 -12.19%
PL/SQL
South West

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 26 (100.00%) SQL
2 23 (88.46%) Oracle
3 18 (69.23%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (65.38%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (46.15%) Unix
6 9 (34.62%) Banking
7 8 (30.77%) Data Protection
7 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
7 8 (30.77%) Finance
8 7 (26.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (26.92%) Basel II
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
8 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
8 7 (26.92%) Migration
9 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
9 6 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (23.08%) HTML
9 6 (23.08%) CSS
10 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
10 5 (19.23%) Dimensional Modelling
10 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
11 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (15.38%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (15.38%) Teradata
11 4 (15.38%) JIRA
11 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (15.38%) SAS
11 4 (15.38%) Perl
11 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (15.38%) Confluence
1 4 (15.38%) SAS
2 3 (11.54%) Apache Qpid
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
3 2 (7.69%) JBoss
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) AMQP
1 3 (11.54%) VoIP
1 3 (11.54%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
3 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
5 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (7.69%) dBASE
5 2 (7.69%) MySQL
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.85%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
2 3 (11.54%) Bitbucket
2 3 (11.54%) CMake
2 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) GoogleTest
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (7.69%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.85%) Ant
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.85%) JUnit
4 1 (3.85%) Maven
4 1 (3.85%) Valgrind
General
1 9 (34.62%) Banking
2 8 (30.77%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Applications Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Business Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle BI Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle BI Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) CSS
1 6 (23.08%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) jQuery
3 2 (7.69%) Ajax
3 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.69%) JMS
3 2 (7.69%) JSON
3 2 (7.69%) REST
3 2 (7.69%) SOAP
3 2 (7.69%) Spring
3 2 (7.69%) Struts
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) CentOS
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (30.77%) Data Protection
3 7 (26.92%) Migration
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
6 3 (11.54%) ETL
6 3 (11.54%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (11.54%) Quality Management
7 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.69%) Database Security
7 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.69%) Project Management
7 2 (7.69%) SDLC
7 2 (7.69%) Test Management
7 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
4 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
4 4 (15.38%) Perl
5 3 (11.54%) Java
5 3 (11.54%) Python
5 3 (11.54%) Ruby
6 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) ISEB
3 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
4 2 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) BC Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) Basel II
1 7 (26.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (11.54%) ISO 9000
3 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Teradata
3 3 (11.54%) Google
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) SAP