Period
to 18 November 2017

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 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 > North East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 100 54
Rank change year-on-year +46 -46 -15
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 46 69 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.75% 2.51% 3.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.39% 6.60% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 52 86
North East median daily rate £391 £323 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.32% -22.43% +0.18%
10th Percentile £178 £207 £310
90th Percentile £438 £465 £600
England median daily rate £443 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +10.63% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
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 North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 404 1046 698
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 32.95% 38.06% 34.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 724 468
North East median daily rate £378 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.86% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £255 £258
90th Percentile £538 £509 £560
England median daily rate £455 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 37 19
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% +62.50% +31.15%
10th Percentile £23.70 £24.00 £12.10
90th Percentile £49.35 £39.40 £39.60
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 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 18 November 2017.

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 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
Tyne and Wear +37 42 £410 +27.13%
Durham +7 3 £325 -
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 North East region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 40 (86.96%) SQL
1 40 (86.96%) Oracle
2 35 (76.09%) Unix
3 29 (63.04%) Linux
4 25 (54.35%) Red Hat
4 25 (54.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (50.00%) WebLogic
6 22 (47.83%) Windows
6 22 (47.83%) Perl
6 22 (47.83%) Windows XP
7 21 (45.65%) NFS
7 21 (45.65%) DNS
7 21 (45.65%) Active Directory
7 21 (45.65%) LDAP
7 21 (45.65%) OpenLDAP
8 20 (43.48%) SSH
8 20 (43.48%) JBoss
9 15 (32.61%) Firewall
9 15 (32.61%) Security Cleared
9 15 (32.61%) Korn
9 15 (32.61%) DevOps
10 13 (28.26%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 13 (28.26%) SC Cleared
11 12 (26.09%) Shell Script
11 12 (26.09%) Oracle Database
12 10 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (19.57%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (19.57%) Python
14 8 (17.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 8 (17.39%) Relational Database

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 23 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 20 (43.48%) JBoss
3 3 (6.52%) Tuxedo
4 2 (4.35%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.35%) SAS
5 1 (2.17%) Apache
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.35%) Boomi
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (45.65%) DNS
1 21 (45.65%) LDAP
1 21 (45.65%) OpenLDAP
2 20 (43.48%) SSH
3 15 (32.61%) Firewall
4 1 (2.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) Oracle Database
2 9 (19.57%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
4 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (13.04%) NoSQL
6 5 (10.87%) Sybase ASE
7 3 (6.52%) Big Data
7 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
8 2 (4.35%) Apache Hive
8 2 (4.35%) HBase
8 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
8 2 (4.35%) OLTP
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (2.17%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (2.17%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) JIRA
2 1 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Cloud Engineer
1 9 (19.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) DBA
2 8 (17.39%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle DBA
3 7 (15.22%) Support Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Data Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Senior Data Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared DBA
6 4 (8.70%) Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Linux Support
6 4 (8.70%) Linux Support Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (6.52%) COBOL Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Unix Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (10.87%) XML
3 2 (4.35%) .NET
3 2 (4.35%) JSON
3 2 (4.35%) REST
3 2 (4.35%) SOAP
3 2 (4.35%) XSD
3 2 (4.35%) XSL
4 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.17%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Clustering
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (76.09%) Unix
2 29 (63.04%) Linux
3 25 (54.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (47.83%) Windows
4 22 (47.83%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.17%) AIX
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) DevOps
2 13 (28.26%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 10 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (15.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (15.22%) Data Management
4 7 (15.22%) Data Modelling
4 7 (15.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (15.22%) ETL
4 7 (15.22%) High Availability
5 6 (13.04%) Collaborative Working
5 6 (13.04%) Data Analysis
5 6 (13.04%) Data Architecture
5 6 (13.04%) Data Engineering
5 6 (13.04%) Data Integration
5 6 (13.04%) Data Reconciliation
6 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.52%) CRM
8 2 (4.35%) EAI
8 2 (4.35%) ITIL
8 2 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 40 (86.96%) SQL
2 22 (47.83%) Perl
3 15 (32.61%) Korn
4 12 (26.09%) Shell Script
5 9 (19.57%) Python
6 4 (8.70%) Java
7 3 (6.52%) COBOL
7 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.35%) C#
8 2 (4.35%) R
8 2 (4.35%) XPath
8 2 (4.35%) XQuery
9 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Security Cleared
2 13 (28.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (45.65%) Active Directory
1 21 (45.65%) NFS
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (15.22%) Data Guard
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (8.70%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.17%) Ansible
5 1 (2.17%) Dollar Universe
5 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.17%) Puppet
5 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (86.96%) Oracle
2 25 (54.35%) Red Hat
3 6 (13.04%) Informatica
4 5 (10.87%) HP
4 5 (10.87%) Sybase
5 3 (6.52%) Micro Focus
5 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.35%) Dell
7 1 (2.17%) IBM
7 1 (2.17%) TIBCO