Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 28 July 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 West
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 114 101
Rank change year-on-year -19 -13 +30
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 73 98 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.32% 1.63% 1.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.46% 4.33% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 62 85
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £303 £251 £299
90th Percentile £509 £500 £483
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
South West median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +23.08% -
10th Percentile £25.75 £37.50 £31.25
90th Percentile £37.25 £42.50 £35.55
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -22.22%

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 the South West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2110 2262 2423
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 38.14% 37.67% 38.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1291 1408 1566
South West median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £265 £263 £263
90th Percentile £500 £500 £488
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 175 149
South West median hourly rate £43.50 £42.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +13.51% +2.78%
10th Percentile £31.25 £22.50 £19.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.50 £55.00
England median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.33% +7.14% -

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in the South West

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

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

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in the South West over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

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

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

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

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 28 July 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
Wiltshire +17 23 £438 +53.51% 1
Bristol -3 18 £388 -3.13% 4
Gloucestershire -20 10 £425 +8.97%
Somerset +2 6 £413 +6.45%
Dorset +14 3 £323 - 2
Devon -15 3 - - 1
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 West region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 73 (100.00%) SQL
2 69 (94.52%) Oracle
3 32 (43.84%) Oracle Database
4 28 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (31.51%) Java
6 20 (27.40%) JavaScript
7 19 (26.03%) Security Cleared
8 18 (24.66%) HTML
9 17 (23.29%) Finance
10 16 (21.92%) Web Services
10 16 (21.92%) XML
11 15 (20.55%) WebLogic
11 15 (20.55%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (19.18%) ETL
12 14 (19.18%) CSS
13 13 (17.81%) Shell Script
13 13 (17.81%) jQuery
13 13 (17.81%) Oracle APEX
13 13 (17.81%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (17.81%) RESTful
14 12 (16.44%) Jenkins
14 12 (16.44%) Unit Testing
14 12 (16.44%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (15.07%) Unix
15 11 (15.07%) SC Cleared
16 10 (13.70%) Oracle Database 12c
16 10 (13.70%) DevOps
16 10 (13.70%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (13.70%) Oracle Forms
17 9 (12.33%) Data Modelling

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 15 (20.55%) WebLogic
2 7 (9.59%) Tomcat
3 6 (8.22%) ColdFusion
4 5 (6.85%) Apache
5 4 (5.48%) Confluence
5 4 (5.48%) GeoServer
6 3 (4.11%) Apache Qpid
6 3 (4.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.74%) JBoss
7 2 (2.74%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.37%) EPiServer
8 1 (1.37%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.74%) HFM
2 2 (2.74%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.37%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.37%) Route 53
3 1 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) AMQP
1 3 (4.11%) VoIP
1 3 (4.11%) Wireshark
2 2 (2.74%) HTTP
2 2 (2.74%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.37%) SSL
3 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (43.84%) Oracle Database
2 15 (20.55%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (17.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (13.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (13.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (9.59%) Oracle ODI
7 6 (8.22%) MySQL
8 5 (6.85%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (6.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 5 (6.85%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (5.48%) Star Schema
10 3 (4.11%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (4.11%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (2.74%) Essbase
11 2 (2.74%) Oracle Exadata
11 2 (2.74%) Pentaho
11 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
11 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Oracle APEX
2 12 (16.44%) Jenkins
3 10 (13.70%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (10.96%) Maven
4 8 (10.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (9.59%) Git (software)
6 4 (5.48%) Ant
6 4 (5.48%) JIRA
6 4 (5.48%) QUnit
6 4 (5.48%) Subversion
6 4 (5.48%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.11%) Bitbucket
7 3 (4.11%) CMake
7 3 (4.11%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.11%) GoogleTest
7 3 (4.11%) JUnit
8 2 (2.74%) Selenium
8 2 (2.74%) Toad
9 1 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.37%) JBehave
General
1 17 (23.29%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Marketing
3 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.74%) Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Electronics
4 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (75.34%) Developer
2 37 (50.68%) Oracle Developer
3 14 (19.18%) Java Developer
4 13 (17.81%) PL/SQL Developer
4 13 (17.81%) SQL Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Oracle Forms Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.48%) DBA
7 4 (5.48%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (4.11%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) ETL Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Oracle Applications Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Redshift Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Integration Consultant
9 2 (2.74%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.66%) HTML
2 16 (21.92%) Web Services
2 16 (21.92%) XML
3 14 (19.18%) CSS
4 13 (17.81%) jQuery
4 13 (17.81%) RESTful
5 8 (10.96%) Hibernate
6 7 (9.59%) Ajax
6 7 (9.59%) Middleware
6 7 (9.59%) OAuth2
6 7 (9.59%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (9.59%) Spring
7 6 (8.22%) Ember.js
7 6 (8.22%) Handlebars
8 5 (6.85%) Java EE
8 5 (6.85%) JDBC
8 5 (6.85%) JPA
8 5 (6.85%) REST
8 5 (6.85%) XSLT
9 4 (5.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Data Structures
2 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.74%) User Experience
5 1 (1.37%) CESG
5 1 (1.37%) Clustering
5 1 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.07%) Unix
2 8 (10.96%) Linux
2 8 (10.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (9.59%) Oracle Linux
3 7 (9.59%) Windows
4 4 (5.48%) Solaris
5 1 (1.37%) CentOS
5 1 (1.37%) CoreOS
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (19.18%) ETL
3 12 (16.44%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (16.44%) Unit Testing
4 10 (13.70%) DevOps
5 9 (12.33%) Data Modelling
5 9 (12.33%) ITIL
5 9 (12.33%) Scrum
6 8 (10.96%) Data Analysis
7 7 (9.59%) Data Integration
7 7 (9.59%) SDLC
8 5 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.85%) Migration
8 5 (6.85%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.48%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (5.48%) Dimensional Modelling
9 4 (5.48%) ERP
9 4 (5.48%) MVC
9 4 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.48%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) SQL
2 23 (31.51%) Java
3 20 (27.40%) JavaScript
4 13 (17.81%) Shell Script
5 8 (10.96%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.48%) Python
6 4 (5.48%) Ruby
7 3 (4.11%) Perl
7 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.74%) C
8 2 (2.74%) C#
8 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.74%) Tcl
8 2 (2.74%) VB
8 2 (2.74%) VBA
9 1 (1.37%) Java 9
9 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (26.03%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.07%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.96%) Oracle Certification
4 7 (9.59%) DV Cleared
5 5 (6.85%) Degree
6 3 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.74%) HND
8 1 (1.37%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) PMO
2 1 (1.37%) Basel II
2 1 (1.37%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Docker
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.37%) GlusterFS
3 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.37%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) vRealize
2 2 (2.74%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (1.37%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.37%) Nagios
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.37%) OSSEC
3 1 (1.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 69 (94.52%) Oracle
2 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.96%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.48%) VMware
4 3 (4.11%) Google
5 2 (2.74%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.74%) SAP
6 1 (1.37%) New Relic
6 1 (1.37%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.37%) Teradata
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