Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 23 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 77 93
Rank change year-on-year -8 +16 -11
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 3 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.23% 1.21% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.73% 4.31% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 14
Reading median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - +36.55%
10th Percentile £375 £369 £380
90th Percentile £425 £475 £506
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £418 £425
% change year-on-year -4.19% -1.76% +30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Reading with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 409 418 529
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 31.80% 28.07% 27.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 211 394
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £538 £488 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 17
Reading median hourly rate £18.57 £25.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.72% -37.50% +110.53%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.70 £13.78
90th Percentile £45.93 £50.75 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £32.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year +3.13% -12.93% +13.08%

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in Reading

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Reading

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 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 Reading region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Apache FOP
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Java 9
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSL
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) ETL

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Database Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) Apache FOP
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Struts
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Java 9
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle