Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 163 118
Rank change year-on-year -26 -45 +3
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 179 231 361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.08% 1.39% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.07% 3.93% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 145 209
South East median daily rate £448 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.33% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £356 £302 £311
90th Percentile £538 £529 £513
England median daily rate £445 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +11.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 1
South East median hourly rate - £42.50 £42.50
England median hourly rate £35.50 £41.25 £37.45
% change year-on-year -13.94% +10.15% +1.90%

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 5838 5879 6739
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.20% 35.38% 34.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3635 3599 4187
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
England median daily rate £460 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 219 249
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.50 £14.40 £15.00
90th Percentile £52.00 £53.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +25.00%

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 19 November 2017.

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
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 19 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
Thames Valley +7 82 £450 +20.00% 6
Surrey +4 49 £475 +5.56% 6
Berkshire +19 43 £400 -4.19% 4
Hampshire -47 37 £400 +14.29% 4
Oxfordshire +31 32 £491 +22.81%
West Sussex -12 8 £450 -6.44%
Buckinghamshire -50 7 £300 -17.24% 2
East Sussex - 2 - -
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 178 (99.44%) SQL
2 150 (83.80%) Oracle
3 85 (47.49%) Oracle Database
4 67 (37.43%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (35.20%) Java
6 59 (32.96%) Unix
7 48 (26.82%) Business Intelligence
8 47 (26.26%) Oracle Database 12c
9 42 (23.46%) Linux
10 41 (22.91%) Oracle Database 11g
11 40 (22.35%) Shell Script
12 39 (21.79%) Finance
12 39 (21.79%) ETL
12 39 (21.79%) Data Warehouse
13 36 (20.11%) JavaScript
13 36 (20.11%) Web Services
14 34 (18.99%) Data Modelling
15 28 (15.64%) Oracle Reports
15 28 (15.64%) Performance Tuning
16 24 (13.41%) Talend
16 24 (13.41%) Talend Open Studio
16 24 (13.41%) HTML
16 24 (13.41%) Unit Testing
17 23 (12.85%) Enterprise Software
17 23 (12.85%) SDLC
18 22 (12.29%) Waterfall
18 22 (12.29%) Oracle Database 10g
19 21 (11.73%) EJB
19 21 (11.73%) Oracle BI EE
19 21 (11.73%) JPA

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 18 (10.06%) WebLogic
2 17 (9.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 15 (8.38%) GlassFish
4 13 (7.26%) Liferay
5 10 (5.59%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (3.91%) Confluence
7 3 (1.68%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.12%) Apache TomEE
8 2 (1.12%) JBoss
9 1 (0.56%) Apache
9 1 (0.56%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.56%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (5.03%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (3.91%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (3.91%) Oracle Financials
2 7 (3.91%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (3.35%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (2.23%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (1.68%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.26%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.91%) PaaS
4 6 (3.35%) IaaS
4 6 (3.35%) SaaS
5 2 (1.12%) Google App Engine
5 2 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.12%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.56%) GitHub
6 1 (0.56%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.56%) AMQP
1 1 (0.56%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (47.49%) Oracle Database
2 47 (26.26%) Oracle Database 12c
3 41 (22.91%) Oracle Database 11g
4 39 (21.79%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (15.64%) Oracle Reports
6 22 (12.29%) Oracle Database 10g
7 21 (11.73%) Oracle BI EE
8 17 (9.50%) Relational Database
8 17 (9.50%) SQL Server
9 15 (8.38%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (7.26%) RDBMS
11 11 (6.15%) SQLPlus
12 9 (5.03%) NoSQL
13 8 (4.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 8 (4.47%) Oracle9i Database
14 5 (2.79%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (2.79%) Big Data
15 4 (2.23%) Geospatial Data
15 4 (2.23%) Oracle Exadata
16 3 (1.68%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 24 (13.41%) Talend Open Studio
2 21 (11.73%) Subversion
3 20 (11.17%) JIRA
3 20 (11.17%) Oracle Forms
4 18 (10.06%) Maven
5 14 (7.82%) Git (software)
6 13 (7.26%) Jenkins
7 12 (6.70%) ProC
8 11 (6.15%) Cucumber
8 11 (6.15%) JUnit
8 11 (6.15%) Selenium
9 7 (3.91%) Ant
9 7 (3.91%) Oracle APEX
9 7 (3.91%) Visual Studio
10 5 (2.79%) JDeveloper
11 4 (2.23%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.12%) Bitbucket
12 2 (1.12%) jMock
12 2 (1.12%) Mockito
12 2 (1.12%) Toad
General
1 39 (21.79%) Finance
2 8 (4.47%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.35%) Publishing
4 5 (2.79%) Banking
5 4 (2.23%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.68%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.56%) Electronics
7 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.56%) Marketing
7 1 (0.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 137 (76.54%) Developer
2 62 (34.64%) Oracle Developer
3 44 (24.58%) SQL Developer
4 31 (17.32%) PL/SQL Developer
5 30 (16.76%) Java Developer
6 15 (8.38%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 13 (7.26%) Talend Developer
8 12 (6.70%) OBIEE Developer
9 11 (6.15%) ETL Developer
10 10 (5.59%) UI Developer
11 9 (5.03%) Integration Developer
12 8 (4.47%) DBA
12 8 (4.47%) Senior Developer
13 7 (3.91%) Consultant
13 7 (3.91%) Oracle DBA
13 7 (3.91%) Systems Developer
14 6 (3.35%) C# Developer
15 5 (2.79%) C Developer
15 5 (2.79%) JavaScript Developer
15 5 (2.79%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (20.11%) Web Services
2 24 (13.41%) HTML
3 21 (11.73%) EJB
3 21 (11.73%) JPA
4 20 (11.17%) jQuery
5 19 (10.61%) EJB 3.0
6 18 (10.06%) REST
7 17 (9.50%) Spring
8 15 (8.38%) RESTful
9 14 (7.82%) .NET
10 13 (7.26%) Ehcache
10 13 (7.26%) JAXB
10 13 (7.26%) JAX-RS
11 12 (6.70%) HTML5
11 12 (6.70%) SOAP
12 11 (6.15%) Hibernate
12 11 (6.15%) XML
13 8 (4.47%) JSF
13 8 (4.47%) PrimeFaces
14 6 (3.35%) EclipseLink
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.85%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.79%) Credit Derivative
3 5 (2.79%) Equities
4 3 (1.68%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.12%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.12%) User Experience
6 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.56%) Replication
6 1 (0.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 59 (32.96%) Unix
2 42 (23.46%) Linux
3 15 (8.38%) Windows
4 13 (7.26%) AIX
5 4 (2.23%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.23%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (37.43%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (26.82%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (21.79%) ETL
4 34 (18.99%) Data Modelling
5 28 (15.64%) Performance Tuning
6 24 (13.41%) Unit Testing
7 23 (12.85%) SDLC
8 22 (12.29%) Waterfall
9 21 (11.73%) Software Engineering
10 18 (10.06%) Dimensional Modelling
11 17 (9.50%) Kimball Methodology
11 17 (9.50%) SOA
12 15 (8.38%) Data Architecture
12 15 (8.38%) Data Management
12 15 (8.38%) Scrum
12 15 (8.38%) Test Automation
13 14 (7.82%) Data Integration
14 12 (6.70%) Configuration Management
14 12 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (6.70%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 178 (99.44%) SQL
2 63 (35.20%) Java
3 40 (22.35%) Shell Script
4 36 (20.11%) JavaScript
5 18 (10.06%) C
6 16 (8.94%) C#
7 10 (5.59%) Python
8 5 (2.79%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.68%) Groovy
9 3 (1.68%) Perl
10 2 (1.12%) ANSI SQL
10 2 (1.12%) C++
11 1 (0.56%) Java 9
11 1 (0.56%) PHP
11 1 (0.56%) Ruby
11 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (9.50%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.70%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.03%) Degree
4 2 (1.12%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.12%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.23%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (3.91%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.12%) Firmware
3 1 (0.56%) Docker
3 1 (0.56%) SRDF
3 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (2.79%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.23%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 3 (1.68%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.12%) Puppet
5 1 (0.56%) Ansible
5 1 (0.56%) Nagios
5 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (0.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 150 (83.80%) Oracle
2 24 (13.41%) Talend
3 15 (8.38%) HP
4 9 (5.03%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.91%) Informatica
6 6 (3.35%) IBM
7 5 (2.79%) Tableau
8 4 (2.23%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.68%) JDA
9 3 (1.68%) RedPrairie
10 2 (1.12%) Google
10 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.12%) Telerik
10 2 (1.12%) VMware
11 1 (0.56%) Adobe
11 1 (0.56%) Capita
11 1 (0.56%) EMC
11 1 (0.56%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.56%) SAP
11 1 (0.56%) TIBCO