Period
to 24 June 2018

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 June 2018 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 124 69
Rank change year-on-year +22 -55 0
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 164 111 245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.07% 1.48% 2.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.77% 4.24% 8.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 55 162
Midlands median daily rate £400 £368 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.84% -13.02% +12.67%
10th Percentile £309 £141 £305
90th Percentile £488 £493 £525
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate £47.50 - -
England median hourly rate £33.50 £42.75 £38.75
% change year-on-year -21.64% +10.32% +10.71%

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 2,841 2,616 2,943
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 35.94% 34.83% 31.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,783 1,667 1,836
Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +9.63%
10th Percentile £275 £258 £243
90th Percentile £538 £510 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 63 56
Midlands median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% +48.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £17.71 £18.75 £13.03
90th Percentile £48.75 £67.50 £60.88
England median hourly rate £41.50 £41.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year - +7.79% +10.00%

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 June 2018.

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
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 June 2018. 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
East Midlands +20 88 £400 +85.19% 9
West Midlands +8 76 £388 -3.13% 7
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 158 (96.34%) SQL
2 129 (78.66%) Oracle
3 71 (43.29%) Unix
4 59 (35.98%) Oracle Database
5 52 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (28.05%) Shell Script
7 44 (26.83%) Oracle Database 11g
8 40 (24.39%) C#
8 40 (24.39%) HTML
9 39 (23.78%) Java
9 39 (23.78%) .NET
10 36 (21.95%) JavaScript
11 33 (20.12%) Business Intelligence
11 33 (20.12%) Problem-Solving
12 32 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
13 30 (18.29%) XML
14 28 (17.07%) SQL Server
15 25 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
16 24 (14.63%) Linux
16 24 (14.63%) Microsoft
17 23 (14.02%) WCF
18 22 (13.41%) WPF
18 22 (13.41%) ETL
19 20 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 19 (11.59%) DevOps
21 18 (10.98%) Test Strategy
21 18 (10.98%) JSON
21 18 (10.98%) Finance
21 18 (10.98%) Migration
21 18 (10.98%) Configuration Management

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 16 (9.76%) WebLogic
2 13 (7.93%) Confluence
3 11 (6.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (4.27%) JBoss
5 6 (3.66%) Apache Solr
6 5 (3.05%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.44%) WildFly
8 3 (1.83%) nginx
8 3 (1.83%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.61%) IIS
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.66%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.05%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.83%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (1.83%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.22%) Demantra
4 2 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.22%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (1.22%) Retail-J
5 1 (0.61%) Exstream
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.61%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.49%) Boomi
3 5 (3.05%) iPaaS
4 3 (1.83%) PaaS
4 3 (1.83%) SaaS
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.61%) GitHub
5 1 (0.61%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.49%) FTP
2 8 (4.88%) SAN
3 2 (1.22%) Internet
3 2 (1.22%) PuTTY
3 2 (1.22%) SMS
4 1 (0.61%) HTTP
4 1 (0.61%) SSH
4 1 (0.61%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (35.98%) Oracle Database
2 44 (26.83%) Oracle Database 11g
3 32 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (17.07%) SQL Server
5 20 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (9.15%) SQLPlus
7 13 (7.93%) Oracle Database 10g
7 13 (7.93%) QlikView
7 13 (7.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (7.32%) Oracle BI EE
9 11 (6.71%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (6.10%) Relational Database
11 9 (5.49%) Oracle Database 12c
12 7 (4.27%) Big Data
12 7 (4.27%) Qlik Sense
12 7 (4.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (3.66%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (3.66%) Hadoop
14 4 (2.44%) MongoDB
14 4 (2.44%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 16 (9.76%) JIRA
2 15 (9.15%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (6.71%) Visual Studio Team System
5 10 (6.10%) Bitbucket
5 10 (6.10%) Visual Studio
6 9 (5.49%) Toad
7 6 (3.66%) Jenkins
7 6 (3.66%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (3.66%) Selenium
7 6 (3.66%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.44%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.44%) JUnit
8 4 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (2.44%) StarTeam
8 4 (2.44%) VersionOne
9 3 (1.83%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.83%) JDeveloper
9 3 (1.83%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (10.98%) Finance
2 10 (6.10%) Retail
3 3 (1.83%) Games
3 3 (1.83%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.22%) Banking
4 2 (1.22%) Publishing
5 1 (0.61%) Automotive
5 1 (0.61%) Billing
5 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.61%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 89 (54.27%) Developer
2 32 (19.51%) Oracle Developer
3 27 (16.46%) PL/SQL Developer
4 24 (14.63%) SQL Developer
5 20 (12.20%) Analyst
6 16 (9.76%) Architect
7 10 (6.10%) Designer
7 10 (6.10%) Senior Developer
7 10 (6.10%) Software Developer
8 9 (5.49%) Business Intelligence Specialist
8 9 (5.49%) Tester
9 8 (4.88%) .NET Developer
9 8 (4.88%) Consultant
10 7 (4.27%) C# Developer
10 7 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.27%) Technical Specialist
10 7 (4.27%) Test Analyst
11 6 (3.66%) Java Developer
11 6 (3.66%) Technical Analyst
11 6 (3.66%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (24.39%) HTML
2 39 (23.78%) .NET
3 30 (18.29%) XML
4 23 (14.02%) WCF
5 22 (13.41%) WPF
6 18 (10.98%) ASP.NET
6 18 (10.98%) JSON
7 15 (9.15%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (9.15%) CSS
7 15 (9.15%) J2EE
8 13 (7.93%) REST
8 13 (7.93%) SOAP
8 13 (7.93%) XSD
9 12 (7.32%) HTML5
9 12 (7.32%) jQuery
10 10 (6.10%) Oracle Streams
10 10 (6.10%) Web Services
11 9 (5.49%) AngularJS
11 9 (5.49%) XSL
12 7 (4.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.71%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.05%) NHS
5 4 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.83%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.83%) Replication
7 2 (1.22%) FMCG
7 2 (1.22%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.22%) Robotics
8 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.61%) CMDB
8 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 71 (43.29%) Unix
2 24 (14.63%) Linux
3 12 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (6.10%) Windows
4 10 (6.10%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.22%) Android
6 2 (1.22%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.61%) AIX
7 1 (0.61%) HPUX
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (20.12%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (20.12%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (13.41%) ETL
4 19 (11.59%) DevOps
5 18 (10.98%) Configuration Management
5 18 (10.98%) Migration
5 18 (10.98%) Test Strategy
6 14 (8.54%) CRM
6 14 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (8.54%) Test Automation
7 13 (7.93%) OO
8 12 (7.32%) Data Migration
8 12 (7.32%) Problem Management
8 12 (7.32%) Process Improvement
9 11 (6.71%) Analytics
9 11 (6.71%) Data Modelling
9 11 (6.71%) SOA
10 10 (6.10%) Unit Testing
11 9 (5.49%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 158 (96.34%) SQL
2 46 (28.05%) Shell Script
3 40 (24.39%) C#
4 39 (23.78%) Java
5 36 (21.95%) JavaScript
6 12 (7.32%) T-SQL
7 9 (5.49%) XPath
7 9 (5.49%) XQuery
8 7 (4.27%) ANSI SQL
8 7 (4.27%) VBA
9 6 (3.66%) Perl
10 5 (3.05%) VBScript
11 4 (2.44%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.44%) VB
11 4 (2.44%) XMLA
12 3 (1.83%) VB6
13 2 (1.22%) C++
13 2 (1.22%) Python
13 2 (1.22%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.61%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (8.54%) Degree
2 11 (6.71%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.49%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.27%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.44%) OCP
7 1 (0.61%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.05%) QA
2 3 (1.83%) PMO
3 2 (1.22%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.22%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.61%) ISO 9002
4 1 (0.61%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (6.10%) Docker
2 3 (1.83%) HDFS
3 2 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.83%) Oozie
2 2 (1.22%) Ansible
3 1 (0.61%) Automic
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.61%) vRealize
Vendors
1 129 (78.66%) Oracle
2 24 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.93%) BEA
3 13 (7.93%) Red Hat
4 9 (5.49%) Dell
5 6 (3.66%) Informatica
6 5 (3.05%) SAP
7 4 (2.44%) Alteryx
7 4 (2.44%) Hyperion
7 4 (2.44%) Micro Focus
7 4 (2.44%) Tableau
7 4 (2.44%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.83%) Pega
8 3 (1.83%) Talend
8 3 (1.83%) Unisys
8 3 (1.83%) webMethods
8 3 (1.83%) WSO2
9 2 (1.22%) Blue Prism
9 2 (1.22%) VMware
10 1 (0.61%) Dynatrace