Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 26 July 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)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 17 47
Rank change year-on-year -33 +30 -21
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 4 38 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.79% 7.90% 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.83% 22.62% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 24 9
Liverpool median daily rate £350 £394 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% -4.37%
10th Percentile £318 £278 £263
90th Percentile £383 £475 £500
Merseyside median daily rate £350 £394 £438
% change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% -1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

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 Liverpool with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 219 168 151
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 43.11% 34.93% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 110 75
Liverpool median daily rate £350 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +25.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £263 £262 £155
90th Percentile £475 £488 £442
Merseyside median daily rate £360 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +2.86% +16.67% -2.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Liverpool median hourly rate £14.50 £20.65 £19.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.78% +3.35% -33.40%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.59 £18.69
90th Percentile £16.60 £23.93 £21.87
Merseyside median hourly rate £14.50 £20.65 £18.46
% change year-on-year -29.78% +11.86% -13.13%

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in Liverpool

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Liverpool

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Talend
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) ATG
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (25.00%) iPad
4 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) QA

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (50.00%) OBIEE Developer
3 1 (25.00%) DBA
3 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Talend
3 1 (25.00%) ATG