The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 26 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)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 84 71
Rank change year-on-year +3 -13  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 9 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.64% 1.08% 1.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.74% 3.50% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 13
Median daily rate £431 £400 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.81% -13.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £325 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £383 £369
% change year-on-year +1.30% +3.72%  
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 Manchester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 518 543 485
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 37.11% 30.73% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 371 313
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 11
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +84.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £26.40 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Manchester

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in Manchester over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PL/SQL in Manchester

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Manchester

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

1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (70.83%) Oracle
3 9 (37.50%) Java
3 9 (37.50%) ETL
4 8 (33.33%) Finance
4 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (25.00%) XML
5 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.83%) Solaris
6 5 (20.83%) Unix
6 5 (20.83%) Migration
6 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
6 5 (20.83%) QA Automation
6 5 (20.83%) QA
6 5 (20.83%) Selenium
6 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
7 4 (16.67%) JIRA
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (16.67%) Degree
7 4 (16.67%) High Availability
8 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (12.50%) Games
8 3 (12.50%) .NET
8 3 (12.50%) J2EE
8 3 (12.50%) MySQL
8 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (12.50%) WebDriver

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (8.33%) Apache Solr
1 2 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) FTP
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (12.50%) MySQL
4 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (12.50%) QlikView
5 2 (8.33%) GIS
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (8.33%) Spatial Data
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
6 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (4.17%) SAP HANA
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Selenium
2 4 (16.67%) JIRA
3 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
4 2 (8.33%) Bitbucket
4 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (4.17%) Toad
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Java Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) QlikView Developer
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Data Migration Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) DBA
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior SQL Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.33%) Django
3 2 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.17%) EDIFACT
4 1 (4.17%) JDBC
4 1 (4.17%) JMS
4 1 (4.17%) ODBC
4 1 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Solaris
1 5 (20.83%) Unix
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ETL
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (20.83%) Migration
3 5 (20.83%) QA Automation
3 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
4 4 (16.67%) High Availability
5 3 (12.50%) BDD
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Change Control
6 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.33%) Data Transformation
6 2 (8.33%) Defect Management
6 2 (8.33%) Open Source
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) ActionScript
6 1 (4.17%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (4.17%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.17%) GMP
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Autodesk
2 1 (4.17%) Axway
2 1 (4.17%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) Tableau
2 1 (4.17%) Veritas