Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 24 November 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)
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 105 76
Rank change year-on-year -61 -29 +24
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 74 195 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.90% 2.00% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.69% 5.97% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 116 79
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +19.23%
10th Percentile £218 £300 £275
90th Percentile £494 £500 £500
England median daily rate £445 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +11.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year -11.25% +5.26% +3.40%

PL/SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2752 3264 2660
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 33.37% 33.46% 31.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1771 2034 1602
Midlands median daily rate £376 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.27% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £220
90th Percentile £538 £525 £488
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 80 79
Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £28.60 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.40% +20.40% -13.64%
10th Percentile £14.16 £13.08 £12.46
90th Percentile £53.75 £43.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +21.79%

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in the Midlands

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in the Midlands

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PL/SQL in the Midlands

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in the Midlands

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for PL/SQL in the Midlands

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -54 41 £413 +6.11% 6
East Midlands -37 32 £364 -10.19% 5
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 73 (98.65%) SQL
2 64 (86.49%) Oracle
3 36 (48.65%) Oracle Database
4 26 (35.14%) Unix
5 24 (32.43%) .NET
6 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (27.03%) Oracle Database 11g
7 20 (27.03%) Oracle Database 10g
8 19 (25.68%) Java
9 18 (24.32%) C#
10 15 (20.27%) Linux
10 15 (20.27%) Oracle Reports
11 14 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (18.92%) ETL
11 14 (18.92%) Shell Script
12 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
13 12 (16.22%) Windows
14 11 (14.86%) Web Services
14 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (13.51%) Relational Database
15 10 (13.51%) WCF
15 10 (13.51%) WPF
15 10 (13.51%) JavaScript
16 9 (12.16%) HTML
16 9 (12.16%) CRM
16 9 (12.16%) Service Management
16 9 (12.16%) Finance
16 9 (12.16%) Retail
16 9 (12.16%) Oracle Database 12c
17 8 (10.81%) Manufacturing

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 7 (9.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (4.05%) JBoss
3 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.70%) Mule
4 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.35%) Confluence
5 1 (1.35%) Drupal
5 1 (1.35%) IIS
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.35%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.35%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.35%) EngageOne
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.35%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) SaaS
2 3 (4.05%) Boomi
3 2 (2.70%) IaaS
3 2 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) HTTP
1 2 (2.70%) SSL
1 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (48.65%) Oracle Database
2 20 (27.03%) Oracle Database 10g
2 20 (27.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (20.27%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
6 10 (13.51%) Relational Database
7 9 (12.16%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (10.81%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (4.05%) Oracle Discoverer
11 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (4.05%) SQLPlus
12 2 (2.70%) OLAP
12 2 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
12 2 (2.70%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (2.70%) PowerCenter
12 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Subversion
2 4 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.05%) ProC
4 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.70%) Maven
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.70%) Selenium
4 2 (2.70%) TortoiseSVN
4 2 (2.70%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.35%) GitLab
5 1 (1.35%) JIRA
5 1 (1.35%) JMeter
5 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.35%) Toad
General
1 9 (12.16%) Finance
1 9 (12.16%) Retail
2 8 (10.81%) Manufacturing
3 7 (9.46%) Publishing
4 2 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.35%) Billing
5 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (43.24%) Developer
2 14 (18.92%) Analyst
2 14 (18.92%) Architect
3 11 (14.86%) Oracle Developer
4 8 (10.81%) Designer
5 6 (8.11%) SQL Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.41%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Development Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Development Support Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) PL/SQL Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.05%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 3 (4.05%) ETL Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.43%) .NET
2 11 (14.86%) Web Services
3 10 (13.51%) WCF
3 10 (13.51%) WPF
4 9 (12.16%) HTML
5 8 (10.81%) XML
6 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET
6 6 (8.11%) JSON
6 6 (8.11%) REST
7 5 (6.76%) SOAP
7 5 (6.76%) Spring
8 4 (5.41%) CSS
8 4 (5.41%) XSL
9 3 (4.05%) Java EE
9 3 (4.05%) jQuery
9 3 (4.05%) XSD
9 3 (4.05%) XSLT
10 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.70%) Ajax
10 2 (2.70%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.70%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.70%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.35%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.35%) Replication
4 1 (1.35%) Robotics
4 1 (1.35%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.14%) Unix
2 15 (20.27%) Linux
3 12 (16.22%) Windows
4 7 (9.46%) HPUX
5 5 (6.76%) AIX
6 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.05%) Solaris
8 1 (1.35%) Android
8 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.92%) ETL
3 9 (12.16%) CRM
3 9 (12.16%) Service Management
4 8 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (9.46%) Data Management
5 7 (9.46%) ITIL
5 7 (9.46%) SOA
6 6 (8.11%) Business Analysis
6 6 (8.11%) Data Analysis
6 6 (8.11%) DevOps
6 6 (8.11%) Migration
6 6 (8.11%) Test Automation
7 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (6.76%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (6.76%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.76%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (6.76%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (6.76%) UML
8 4 (5.41%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 73 (98.65%) SQL
2 19 (25.68%) Java
3 18 (24.32%) C#
4 14 (18.92%) Shell Script
5 10 (13.51%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.76%) XPath
7 3 (4.05%) Perl
7 3 (4.05%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.05%) XQuery
8 2 (2.70%) C++
8 2 (2.70%) Groovy
8 2 (2.70%) Python
8 2 (2.70%) VBA
9 1 (1.35%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.35%) C
9 1 (1.35%) COBOL
9 1 (1.35%) PHP
9 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.35%) VB
9 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.70%) QA
3 1 (1.35%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (1.35%) CDISC
3 1 (1.35%) GxP
3 1 (1.35%) HL7
3 1 (1.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.35%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Ansible
1 3 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.05%) Puppet
2 2 (2.70%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 64 (86.49%) Oracle
2 8 (10.81%) Informatica
3 6 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.05%) Dell
5 3 (4.05%) Retek
6 2 (2.70%) HP
6 2 (2.70%) IFS
6 2 (2.70%) Micro Focus
6 2 (2.70%) Teradata
6 2 (2.70%) webMethods
6 2 (2.70%) WSO2
7 1 (1.35%) Blue Prism
7 1 (1.35%) CA
7 1 (1.35%) Capita
7 1 (1.35%) JDA
7 1 (1.35%) Jitterbit
7 1 (1.35%) Serena
7 1 (1.35%) Sun
7 1 (1.35%) VMware