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 27 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)
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 30 21
Rank change year-on-year -6 -9  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 6 22 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 3.41% 6.25% 1.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.91% 14.57% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 0
Median daily rate £496 £460 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.73% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £373
% change year-on-year - +4.02%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +8.47% +14.28%  

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 55 151 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 31.25% 42.90% 38.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 85 18
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £370 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
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 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 27 June 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 +4 6 £496 +7.73%
PL/SQL
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) WebLogic
2 7 (77.78%) Unix
2 7 (77.78%) webMethods
3 6 (66.67%) Perl
3 6 (66.67%) J2EE
3 6 (66.67%) RUP
3 6 (66.67%) BEA
3 6 (66.67%) Informatica
3 6 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
4 5 (55.56%) Software Architecture
4 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (55.56%) ClearCase
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle OWB
4 5 (55.56%) Project Planning
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) Pega
6 3 (33.33%) ClearQuest
6 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
6 3 (33.33%) SAS
6 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 3 (33.33%) Pentaho
6 3 (33.33%) Apache Hive
6 3 (33.33%) Analytics
6 3 (33.33%) CA Gen
6 3 (33.33%) Big Data
6 3 (33.33%) Cloudera

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 7 (77.78%) WebLogic
2 3 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 3 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (11.11%) JBoss
3 1 (11.11%) Mule
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Exstream
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle OWB
3 3 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 3 (33.33%) Big Data
3 3 (33.33%) Pentaho
4 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) ClearCase
2 3 (33.33%) CA Gen
2 3 (33.33%) ClearQuest
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Big Data Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Hadoop Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Hadoop Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Architect
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (22.22%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (11.11%) Java EE
3 1 (11.11%) Java SE
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) JSON Schema
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) OAuth
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) WSDL
3 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) HPUX
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) RUP
2 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (55.56%) Project Planning
2 5 (55.56%) Software Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) High Availability
6 1 (11.11%) Kanban
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) Perl
3 6 (66.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) Groovy
4 1 (11.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
1 7 (77.78%) webMethods
2 6 (66.67%) BEA
2 6 (66.67%) Informatica
3 3 (33.33%) Cloudera
3 3 (33.33%) Pega
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) WSO2