Period
to 18 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 18 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 96 77
Rank change year-on-year -77 -19 +27
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 70 210 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.86% 2.14% 2.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.56% 6.43% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 126 81
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +19.08%
10th Percentile £216 £300 £275
90th Percentile £495 £500 £488
England median daily rate £443 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +10.63% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.50 £41.25 £36.98
% change year-on-year -13.94% +11.56% +0.61%

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 2730 3267 2680
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 33.58% 33.27% 31.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1759 2039 1616
Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £219
90th Percentile £538 £525 £488
England median daily rate £455 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 79 80
Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +31.87% -17.27%
10th Percentile £14.11 £12.90 £12.48
90th Percentile £53.75 £43.75 £42.67
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.23
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.74% +24.08%

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 18 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 18 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 18 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 -53 37 £425 +9.68% 2
East Midlands -34 32 £364 -9.06% 6
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 69 (98.57%) SQL
2 60 (85.71%) Oracle
3 33 (47.14%) Oracle Database
4 25 (35.71%) Unix
5 24 (34.29%) .NET
6 20 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
6 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (25.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 18 (25.71%) C#
8 17 (24.29%) Java
9 15 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
10 14 (20.00%) Linux
10 14 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (20.00%) ETL
11 13 (18.57%) Shell Script
11 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
12 12 (17.14%) Windows
13 11 (15.71%) Web Services
14 10 (14.29%) WCF
14 10 (14.29%) WPF
14 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
14 10 (14.29%) Relational Database
14 10 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (12.86%) CRM
15 9 (12.86%) Service Management
15 9 (12.86%) Finance
15 9 (12.86%) Retail
16 8 (11.43%) Manufacturing
16 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (11.43%) Informatica

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 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.86%) JBoss
3 2 (2.86%) Mule
3 2 (2.86%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.43%) Confluence
4 1 (1.43%) Drupal
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) SaaS
2 3 (4.29%) Boomi
3 2 (2.86%) IaaS
3 2 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) HTTP
1 2 (2.86%) SSL
1 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (47.14%) Oracle Database
2 20 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 18 (25.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
7 10 (14.29%) Relational Database
8 8 (11.43%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (11.43%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (4.29%) Oracle Discoverer
11 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (4.29%) SQLPlus
12 2 (2.86%) OLAP
12 2 (2.86%) Oracle OLAP
12 2 (2.86%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (2.86%) PowerCenter
12 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Subversion
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (5.71%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.29%) ProC
4 2 (2.86%) Maven
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.86%) Selenium
4 2 (2.86%) TortoiseSVN
4 2 (2.86%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.43%) JIRA
5 1 (1.43%) JMeter
5 1 (1.43%) JUnit
5 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.43%) Toad
General
1 9 (12.86%) Finance
1 9 (12.86%) Retail
2 8 (11.43%) Manufacturing
3 7 (10.00%) Publishing
4 2 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.43%) Billing
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (42.86%) Developer
2 14 (20.00%) Analyst
3 13 (18.57%) Architect
4 11 (15.71%) Oracle Developer
5 8 (11.43%) Designer
6 5 (7.14%) SQL Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.71%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Development Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Development Support Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 3 (4.29%) ETL Developer
8 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (34.29%) .NET
2 11 (15.71%) Web Services
3 10 (14.29%) WCF
3 10 (14.29%) WPF
4 8 (11.43%) XML
5 7 (10.00%) HTML
6 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET
6 6 (8.57%) JSON
6 6 (8.57%) REST
7 5 (7.14%) SOAP
8 4 (5.71%) Spring
8 4 (5.71%) XSL
9 3 (4.29%) CSS
9 3 (4.29%) Java EE
9 3 (4.29%) jQuery
9 3 (4.29%) XSD
9 3 (4.29%) XSLT
10 2 (2.86%) Middleware
10 2 (2.86%) OAuth
10 2 (2.86%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.86%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.86%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.43%) Replication
4 1 (1.43%) Robotics
4 1 (1.43%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.71%) Unix
2 14 (20.00%) Linux
3 12 (17.14%) Windows
4 7 (10.00%) HPUX
5 5 (7.14%) AIX
6 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.86%) Solaris
8 1 (1.43%) Android
8 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.00%) ETL
3 9 (12.86%) CRM
3 9 (12.86%) Service Management
4 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (10.00%) Data Management
5 7 (10.00%) SOA
6 6 (8.57%) Business Analysis
6 6 (8.57%) Data Analysis
6 6 (8.57%) ITIL
6 6 (8.57%) Migration
7 5 (7.14%) DevOps
7 5 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 5 (7.14%) UML
8 4 (5.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 69 (98.57%) SQL
2 18 (25.71%) C#
3 17 (24.29%) Java
4 13 (18.57%) Shell Script
5 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.14%) XPath
7 3 (4.29%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.29%) XQuery
8 2 (2.86%) C++
8 2 (2.86%) Groovy
8 2 (2.86%) Perl
8 2 (2.86%) Python
8 2 (2.86%) VBA
9 1 (1.43%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.43%) C
9 1 (1.43%) COBOL
9 1 (1.43%) PHP
9 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.43%) VB
9 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.43%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.43%) CDISC
2 1 (1.43%) GxP
2 1 (1.43%) HL7
2 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.43%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Ansible
1 2 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (1.43%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 60 (85.71%) Oracle
2 8 (11.43%) Informatica
3 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.29%) Dell
5 3 (4.29%) Retek
6 2 (2.86%) IFS
6 2 (2.86%) Teradata
6 2 (2.86%) webMethods
6 2 (2.86%) WSO2
7 1 (1.43%) Blue Prism
7 1 (1.43%) Cognos
7 1 (1.43%) HP
7 1 (1.43%) JDA
7 1 (1.43%) Jitterbit
7 1 (1.43%) Micro Focus
7 1 (1.43%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.43%) VMware