The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 26 42 26
Rank change year-on-year +16 -16  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 5 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.44% 2.57% 4.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.81% 5.85% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 10
Median daily rate - £450 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.78%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £46.05
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 - £45.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.70 - £46.09
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 Lancashire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 64 188 133
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 31.22% 43.93% 34.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 121 82
Median daily rate £325 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 11
Median hourly rate £43.00 £41.50 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.61% -8.79%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.40 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.33 £46.09
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 Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Lancashire

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Lancashire

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire 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
Preston - 2 - - 1
PL/SQL
North West

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (50.00%) TKPROF
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (50.00%) Toad
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Perl
4 4 (40.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (40.00%) Informatica
4 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Change Data Capture
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) PowerExchange
5 3 (30.00%) ETL
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (10.00%) RIA
6 1 (10.00%) NVQ Level 3
6 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (30.00%) PowerExchange
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (50.00%) TKPROF
3 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) DBA
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Informatica Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Database Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Senior DBA
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Database Architect
5 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) LAMP
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Licensing
1 1 (10.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Change Data Capture
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (30.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Perl
2 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) MetaFrame
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Informatica
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
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