The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank - 21 24
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford - 1.04% 2.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.27% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.60% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year -0.61% +4.48%  

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 Watford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Watford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 34 44 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 28.10% 45.83% 47.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 24
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £300 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Watford

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Watford