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 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 26 24
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 5 44 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 2.76% 10.14% 5.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.85% 19.47% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 27 5
Median daily rate - £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year +1.22% +4.48%  

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 Shropshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Shropshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 73 226 98
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 40.33% 52.07% 51.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 85 51
Median daily rate £485 £465 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +3.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £370 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +3 5 - - 1
PL/SQL
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle
3 14 (87.50%) Unix
4 13 (81.25%) J2EE
4 13 (81.25%) Java
5 12 (75.00%) webMethods
6 11 (68.75%) Shell Script
7 10 (62.50%) Waterfall
8 9 (56.25%) Pega
9 8 (50.00%) Informatica
9 8 (50.00%) WebLogic
9 8 (50.00%) RUP
10 7 (43.75%) OO
10 7 (43.75%) BEA
10 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (37.50%) Problem Management
11 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
11 6 (37.50%) CA Gen
12 5 (31.25%) Software Architecture
12 5 (31.25%) Process Improvement
13 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
13 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
13 4 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
13 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
13 4 (25.00%) ClearCase
13 4 (25.00%) XML
13 4 (25.00%) Perl
14 3 (18.75%) PVCS
14 3 (18.75%) AIX

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 8 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 2 (12.50%) Confluence
2 2 (12.50%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 2 (12.50%) Big Data
2 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) Pentaho
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) CA Gen
2 4 (25.00%) ClearCase
3 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
3 3 (18.75%) PVCS
4 2 (12.50%) ClearQuest
4 2 (12.50%) JIRA
4 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) webMethods Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Big Data Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Migration Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Hadoop Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Software Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) J2EE
2 4 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) EDIFACT
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Unix
2 3 (18.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Waterfall
2 8 (50.00%) RUP
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) OO
4 6 (37.50%) Problem Management
4 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
5 5 (31.25%) Process Improvement
5 5 (31.25%) Software Architecture
6 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (18.75%) Scrum
8 2 (12.50%) Analytics
8 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
8 2 (12.50%) Migration
8 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Change Management
9 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) Java
3 11 (68.75%) Shell Script
4 4 (25.00%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 12 (75.00%) webMethods
3 9 (56.25%) Pega
4 8 (50.00%) Informatica
5 7 (43.75%) BEA
6 2 (12.50%) Cloudera
7 1 (6.25%) HP
Telford, Shropshire
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