Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 33 18
Rank change year-on-year -26 -15 +4
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 2 45 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 0.51% 5.74% 8.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.45% 16.92% 23.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 9
Shropshire median daily rate - £351 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.19% +31.15%
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £383 £400
% change year-on-year +7.84% -4.38% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 Shropshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Shropshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 138 266 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 35.48% 33.93% 35.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 127 39
Shropshire median daily rate £492 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.46% +3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £309 £313 £248
90th Percentile £575 £513 £489
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Shropshire median hourly rate - £21.47 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +26.26% -15.00%
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.25 £24.25 £27.08
% change year-on-year +28.87% -10.45% +23.09%

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in Shropshire

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Shropshire

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Shropshire

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

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 Shropshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Telford -20 2 - - 1
PL/SQL
West Midlands

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 Shropshire region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) HPUX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) webMethods
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Java SE

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Mule
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Messaging Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) Java SE
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) JSON Schema
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) OAuth
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) HPUX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) API Design
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Critical Success Factor
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Sequence Diagram
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) webMethods
1 2 (100.00%) WSO2