Period
to 26 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 26 February 2020 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)
England > South East
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 134 183 184
Rank change year-on-year +49 +1 -1
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 182 215 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.70% 1.34% 1.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.96% 3.32% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 127 142
South East median daily rate £500 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +4.62% -4.41%
10th Percentile £400 £306 £350
90th Percentile £636 £525 £538
England median daily rate £488 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +8.33% +2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
South East median hourly rate £34.25 £53.79 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.32% +19.52% +30.43%
10th Percentile £21.43 £39.50 £42.50
90th Percentile £46.88 £59.44 £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £48.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year -56.92% +35.42% -7.69%

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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,670 6,476 6,027
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 34.34% 40.45% 36.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,296 4,165 3,706
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £306 £313 £300
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £488 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +0.52% +2.11% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 171 141
South East median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.78% - +9.76%
10th Percentile £18.25 £21.25 £19.38
90th Percentile £70.20 £52.50 £51.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in the South East

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in the South East

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in the South East over the 6 months to 26 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PL/SQL in the South East

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in the South East

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in the South East over the 6 months to 26 February 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for PL/SQL in the South East

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 26 February 2020. 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
Thames Valley +44 84 £481 +13.18% 14
Berkshire +34 65 £481 +13.18% 4
Hampshire +22 41 £500 +15.27% 13
West Sussex +50 34 £565 +32.94% 11
Buckinghamshire +28 15 £484 +25.58% 10
Surrey +40 9 £488 +23.81% 4
East Sussex +12 5 - - 2
Oxfordshire +20 4 £488 +11.43%
Kent +10 1 - - 4
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 176 (96.70%) SQL
2 160 (87.91%) Oracle
3 82 (45.05%) Business Intelligence
4 66 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (33.52%) Migration
6 60 (32.97%) Oracle Database
7 44 (24.18%) WebLogic
8 43 (23.63%) ETL
8 43 (23.63%) Data Modelling
9 42 (23.08%) Oracle EBS
9 42 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
9 42 (23.08%) Oracle ODI
9 42 (23.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 39 (21.43%) Java
11 38 (20.88%) Oracle BI EE
12 34 (18.68%) Problem Management
13 33 (18.13%) JIRA
13 33 (18.13%) DevOps
14 32 (17.58%) Security Cleared
14 32 (17.58%) Problem-Solving
14 32 (17.58%) Configuration Management
15 31 (17.03%) J2EE
15 31 (17.03%) Confluence
16 30 (16.48%) Defect Management
17 28 (15.38%) Bitbucket
17 28 (15.38%) Scala
17 28 (15.38%) JavaScript
17 28 (15.38%) HTML
17 28 (15.38%) webMethods
17 28 (15.38%) BEA

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 44 (24.18%) WebLogic
2 31 (17.03%) Confluence
3 20 (10.99%) WebSphere
4 15 (8.24%) Apache
4 15 (8.24%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.30%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (2.20%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.55%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.55%) CMS
8 1 (0.55%) nginx
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 42 (23.08%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (11.54%) Maximo
3 18 (9.89%) Oracle Applications
4 10 (5.49%) Oracle Cash Management
4 10 (5.49%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (4.95%) Oracle Receivables
6 8 (4.40%) Oracle Financials
7 7 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
7 7 (3.85%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle TCA
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.75%) Azure
1 5 (2.75%) Boomi
1 5 (2.75%) SaaS
2 2 (1.10%) GitHub
3 1 (0.55%) AWS
3 1 (0.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.55%) HTTP
1 1 (0.55%) SSL
1 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (32.97%) Oracle Database
2 42 (23.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 42 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
2 42 (23.08%) Oracle ODI
3 38 (20.88%) Oracle BI EE
4 25 (13.74%) Oracle Database 12c
5 21 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (9.34%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (4.40%) NoSQL
7 8 (4.40%) SQL Server
8 5 (2.75%) Oracle Discoverer
9 4 (2.20%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.65%) Oracle OWB
10 3 (1.65%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.65%) SQLPlus
11 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.55%) PowerCenter
12 1 (0.55%) QlikView
12 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (18.13%) JIRA
2 28 (15.38%) Bitbucket
3 11 (6.04%) Oracle APEX
3 11 (6.04%) PowerBuilder
4 10 (5.49%) ProC
5 6 (3.30%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.30%) Toad
6 4 (2.20%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.20%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (1.65%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.10%) PVCS
8 2 (1.10%) Subversion
9 1 (0.55%) JDeveloper
9 1 (0.55%) Maven
9 1 (0.55%) RSpec
9 1 (0.55%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (9.89%) Finance
1 18 (9.89%) Public Sector
2 13 (7.14%) General Ledger
3 10 (5.49%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.75%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.20%) Billing
5 4 (2.20%) Electronics
5 4 (2.20%) Marketing
6 2 (1.10%) Local Government
6 2 (1.10%) Retail
7 1 (0.55%) Automotive
7 1 (0.55%) German Language
7 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 116 (63.74%) Developer
2 31 (17.03%) Oracle Developer
3 23 (12.64%) OBIEE Developer
4 21 (11.54%) Scala Developer
5 19 (10.44%) Maximo Developer
6 17 (9.34%) Consultant
7 15 (8.24%) Analyst
7 15 (8.24%) Technical Developer
8 9 (4.95%) Programmer
8 9 (4.95%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.40%) Applications Support
9 8 (4.40%) Oracle Consultant
9 8 (4.40%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 8 (4.40%) SQL Developer
10 7 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
10 7 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (3.85%) PL/SQL Developer
11 6 (3.30%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.30%) Oracle Analyst
12 5 (2.75%) Senior Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (17.03%) J2EE
2 28 (15.38%) HTML
3 23 (12.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 19 (10.44%) XSLT
5 14 (7.69%) Web Services
6 13 (7.14%) OAuth
7 12 (6.59%) REST
8 10 (5.49%) CSS
8 10 (5.49%) SOAP
9 9 (4.95%) .NET
9 9 (4.95%) jQuery
9 9 (4.95%) XML
10 8 (4.40%) OAuth2
11 6 (3.30%) .NET Framework
11 6 (3.30%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (3.30%) Entity Framework
11 6 (3.30%) JSON
12 5 (2.75%) Middleware
12 5 (2.75%) Swagger
13 4 (2.20%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.49%) Data Structures
3 9 (4.95%) Derivative
4 6 (3.30%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.75%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.75%) IVR
6 2 (1.10%) Clustering
6 2 (1.10%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.55%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.55%) LIMS
7 1 (0.55%) NHS
7 1 (0.55%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.54%) Linux
2 10 (5.49%) Oracle Linux
2 10 (5.49%) Unix
3 9 (4.95%) AIX
3 9 (4.95%) Windows
4 6 (3.30%) OpenVMS
5 5 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (45.05%) Business Intelligence
2 66 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (33.52%) Migration
4 43 (23.63%) Data Modelling
4 43 (23.63%) ETL
5 34 (18.68%) Problem Management
6 33 (18.13%) DevOps
7 32 (17.58%) Configuration Management
7 32 (17.58%) Problem-Solving
8 30 (16.48%) Defect Management
9 27 (14.84%) Process Improvement
9 27 (14.84%) Test Strategy
10 24 (13.19%) Project Management
11 19 (10.44%) Data Migration
12 16 (8.79%) Test Automation
13 15 (8.24%) Sprint Planning
13 15 (8.24%) User Stories
14 14 (7.69%) Analytics
14 14 (7.69%) SDLC
15 13 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 176 (96.70%) SQL
2 39 (21.43%) Java
3 28 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 28 (15.38%) Scala
4 18 (9.89%) Shell Script
5 10 (5.49%) C
6 8 (4.40%) C#
7 5 (2.75%) C++
7 5 (2.75%) Fortran
7 5 (2.75%) Python
7 5 (2.75%) TypeScript
7 5 (2.75%) VC++
8 4 (2.20%) Perl
9 2 (1.10%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.10%) VBA
10 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.55%) Ruby
10 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.55%) VB6
10 1 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (17.58%) Security Cleared
2 25 (13.74%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 5 (2.75%) Degree
5 3 (1.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.55%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.20%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 8 (4.40%) HDFS
2 5 (2.75%) NFS
3 3 (1.65%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.65%) Docker
3 3 (1.65%) OCFS2
3 3 (1.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (3.30%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.65%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.10%) Amdocs OSS
3 2 (1.10%) Ansible
3 2 (1.10%) MIIS
3 2 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.10%) Puppet
4 1 (0.55%) MOM
4 1 (0.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 160 (87.91%) Oracle
2 28 (15.38%) BEA
2 28 (15.38%) webMethods
3 12 (6.59%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.75%) Dell
4 5 (2.75%) Hyperion
4 5 (2.75%) IBM
4 5 (2.75%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (2.75%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.75%) SAP
5 4 (2.20%) Informatica
5 4 (2.20%) Northgate
6 3 (1.65%) Veritas
7 2 (1.10%) Cramer
8 1 (0.55%) Citrix
8 1 (0.55%) Cognos
8 1 (0.55%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.55%) Sun
8 1 (0.55%) Tableau
8 1 (0.55%) Wonderware