Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 20 January 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 > North East
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 106 59
Rank change year-on-year +40 -47 -4
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 35 46 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.91% 1.97% 3.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.09% 5.02% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 35 82
North East median daily rate £425 £310 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.10% -27.06% -5.56%
10th Percentile £256 £206 £313
90th Percentile £438 £450 £600
England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -11.25% -5.88% +13.33%

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 North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 385 917 723
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 32.06% 39.19% 36.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 664 473
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £282 £268 £264
90th Percentile £550 £513 £550
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 23
North East median hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +92.31% -29.09%
10th Percentile £25.50 £25.78 £13.00
90th Percentile £49.00 £55.25 £38.40
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in the North East

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in the North East

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in the North East over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PL/SQL in the North East

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in the North East

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Tyne and Wear +39 30 £425 +37.10%
Durham +4 4 £325 -
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 North East region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 30 (85.71%) Oracle
2 29 (82.86%) SQL
3 24 (68.57%) Unix
4 17 (48.57%) Linux
5 13 (37.14%) Perl
5 13 (37.14%) Red Hat
5 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
5 13 (37.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (37.14%) Oracle Database
6 12 (34.29%) Shell Script
7 11 (31.43%) WebLogic
8 10 (28.57%) Windows
8 10 (28.57%) JBoss
8 10 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (28.57%) Windows XP
8 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
8 10 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (28.57%) DevOps
9 9 (25.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
10 8 (22.86%) OpenLDAP
10 8 (22.86%) Data Modelling
10 8 (22.86%) ETL
10 8 (22.86%) NFS
10 8 (22.86%) DNS
10 8 (22.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
10 8 (22.86%) Python
10 8 (22.86%) LDAP
11 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 11 (31.43%) WebLogic
2 10 (28.57%) JBoss
3 3 (8.57%) Tuxedo
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Spark
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.86%) Apache
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.71%) Boomi
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) DNS
1 8 (22.86%) OpenLDAP
2 7 (20.00%) SSH
3 6 (17.14%) Firewall
4 2 (5.71%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) Oracle Database
2 10 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
4 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
6 5 (14.29%) Sybase ASE
7 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
8 2 (5.71%) Apache Hive
8 2 (5.71%) Big Data
8 2 (5.71%) HBase
8 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
8 2 (5.71%) OLTP
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (5.71%) Star Schema
9 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (5.71%) Billing
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) DBA
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (17.14%) Data Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Developer
3 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared DBA
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Data Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) COBOL Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.71%) COBOL Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 8 (22.86%) LDAP
3 5 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (5.71%) .NET
4 2 (5.71%) JSON
4 2 (5.71%) REST
4 2 (5.71%) SOAP
4 2 (5.71%) XSD
4 2 (5.71%) XSL
5 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.86%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Clustering
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Unix
2 17 (48.57%) Linux
3 13 (37.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (28.57%) Windows
4 10 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.86%) AIX
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) DevOps
1 10 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (22.86%) Data Modelling
2 8 (22.86%) ETL
3 7 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (20.00%) Data Management
3 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (20.00%) High Availability
4 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.14%) Collaborative Working
4 6 (17.14%) Data Analysis
4 6 (17.14%) Data Engineering
4 6 (17.14%) Data Integration
4 6 (17.14%) Data Reconciliation
4 6 (17.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 5 (14.29%) Data Architecture
6 4 (11.43%) CRM
7 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.71%) EAI
7 2 (5.71%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 29 (82.86%) SQL
2 13 (37.14%) Perl
3 12 (34.29%) Shell Script
4 8 (22.86%) Python
5 6 (17.14%) Korn
6 4 (11.43%) Java
7 3 (8.57%) COBOL
7 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
8 2 (5.71%) C#
8 2 (5.71%) XPath
8 2 (5.71%) XQuery
9 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.86%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
2 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
1 8 (22.86%) NFS
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Data Guard
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (11.43%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.86%) Ansible
5 1 (2.86%) Dollar Universe
5 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.86%) Puppet
5 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (85.71%) Oracle
2 13 (37.14%) Red Hat
3 6 (17.14%) Informatica
4 5 (14.29%) Sybase
5 3 (8.57%) HP
5 3 (8.57%) Micro Focus
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.71%) Dell
7 1 (2.86%) Cloudera
7 1 (2.86%) Hortonworks
7 1 (2.86%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) TIBCO