The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 26 June 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)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 39 27
Rank change year-on-year +8 -12  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 5 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.13% 2.16% 2.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 4.47% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 5
Median daily rate £350 £343 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.18% -23.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £335 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £350 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £383 £369
% change year-on-year +1.30% +3.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +22.22% +1.42%  

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 Sheffield with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 100 179 111
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 42.55% 48.25% 39.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 135 63
Median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £325 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Sheffield

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (28.57%) Control-M
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Tuxedo
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) ETL

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (28.57%) Tuxedo
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Liferay
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Toad
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) OBIEE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Portal Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Report Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) D3.js
1 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) Mason
1 1 (14.29%) OSCache
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Spring Integration
1 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
1 1 (14.29%) Spring Security
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) ATG