The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 29 March 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 62 55
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 11 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.48% 0.93% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.01% 2.63% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 5
Median daily rate £363 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.83% -33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year +1.22% +4.48%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 183 266 251
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 24.60% 35.28% 30.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 156 142
Median daily rate £365 £379 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.63% +12.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -18.91%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Milton Keynes

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PL/SQL in Milton Keynes

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (59.09%) XML
3 13 (59.09%) Java
4 12 (54.55%) Finance
5 11 (50.00%) QA
5 11 (50.00%) Selenium
6 10 (45.45%) Oracle
7 9 (40.91%) Scrum
7 9 (40.91%) BDD
8 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
8 7 (31.82%) QA Automation
8 7 (31.82%) jQuery
8 7 (31.82%) Regression Testing
8 7 (31.82%) MVC
8 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
9 6 (27.27%) TDD
9 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
9 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (27.27%) Automated Testing
9 6 (27.27%) SOLID
10 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
10 5 (22.73%) Spring
10 5 (22.73%) WebDriver
10 5 (22.73%) REST
11 4 (18.18%) Retail
11 4 (18.18%) C#
11 4 (18.18%) Automotive
11 4 (18.18%) SAP
11 4 (18.18%) OOP

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (9.09%) JBoss
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) Star Schema
4 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.55%) Data Mart
4 1 (4.55%) DB2
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Selenium
2 5 (22.73%) WebDriver
3 4 (18.18%) JIRA
3 4 (18.18%) TeamCity
4 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
5 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 2 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Automotive
2 4 (18.18%) German Language
2 4 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) QA Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Java Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) QA Automation Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL Developer
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Developer
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Informatica Developer
5 3 (13.64%) SAP Developer
6 2 (9.09%) AWS Developer
6 2 (9.09%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Business Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) XML
2 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
2 7 (31.82%) jQuery
3 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
3 5 (22.73%) REST
3 5 (22.73%) Spring
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (18.18%) Entity Framework
4 4 (18.18%) Fluent NHibernate
4 4 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (13.64%) .NET
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
5 3 (13.64%) Ajax
5 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
5 3 (13.64%) CSS
5 3 (13.64%) JSP
5 3 (13.64%) Spring MVC
6 2 (9.09%) SOAP
6 2 (9.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) BDD
2 9 (40.91%) Scrum
3 7 (31.82%) MVC
3 7 (31.82%) QA Automation
3 7 (31.82%) Regression Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (27.27%) SOLID
4 6 (27.27%) TDD
4 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
5 4 (18.18%) API Design
5 4 (18.18%) API Testing
5 4 (18.18%) B2C
5 4 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Kanban
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Web Development
5 4 (18.18%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) Java
3 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 4 (18.18%) C#
4 4 (18.18%) TypeScript
5 3 (13.64%) ECMAScript
5 3 (13.64%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (18.18%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) SAP
3 3 (13.64%) Informatica
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft