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 June 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)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 29 37
Rank change year-on-year -13 +8  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 2 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.62% 5.25% 3.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.69% 10.50% 7.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 17 13
Median daily rate £325 £375 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -7.97%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £365
% change year-on-year - +6.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +22.22% +1.42%  

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 118 238 239
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 36.42% 50.00% 52.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 118 150
Median daily rate £400 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 14
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 June 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 -8 1 - -
PL/SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle
3 9 (56.25%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (25.00%) Banking
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (25.00%) Unix
7 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (18.75%) GoogleTest
8 3 (18.75%) CMake
8 3 (18.75%) Bitbucket
8 3 (18.75%) Docker
8 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
8 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
8 3 (18.75%) AMQP
8 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
8 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
8 3 (18.75%) Confluence
8 3 (18.75%) Apache Qpid
8 3 (18.75%) Ruby
8 3 (18.75%) JIRA
8 3 (18.75%) Wireshark
8 3 (18.75%) Data Protection Act

PL/SQL
Co-occurring 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 3 (18.75%) Apache Qpid
1 3 (18.75%) Confluence
2 2 (12.50%) JBoss
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (12.50%) SAS
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) AMQP
1 3 (18.75%) VoIP
1 3 (18.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) dBASE
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Bitbucket
1 3 (18.75%) CMake
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) GoogleTest
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (6.25%) Valgrind
General
1 4 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Business Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) jQuery
3 2 (12.50%) Ajax
3 2 (12.50%) JMS
3 2 (12.50%) JSON
3 2 (12.50%) REST
3 2 (12.50%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) Spring
3 2 (12.50%) Struts
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (18.75%) ETL
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 2 (12.50%) SOA
6 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 1 (6.25%) Release Management
6 1 (6.25%) System Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
3 3 (18.75%) Perl
3 3 (18.75%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) Ruby
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Basel II
1 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (12.50%) ISO 9000
3 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Google
3 2 (12.50%) Teradata
4 1 (6.25%) VMware