The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 23 April 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)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 - 49
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.15% - 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.66% - 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £413 - £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 82 87 180
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 31.42% 30.96% 41.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 46 130
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% -59.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.77% +5.55%  

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Southampton

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Southampton region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Talend
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SSDT
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) SQLPlus
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Essbase
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Essbase
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQLPlus
2 1 (33.33%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) ASP Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (33.33%) OBIEE Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Talend