The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 28 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.

PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 69 70
Rank change year-on-year -30 +1  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 1 43 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.075% 2.20% 2.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 5.26% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 24 25
Median daily rate £400 £394 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.58% +14.13%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year +1.22% +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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 632 817 799
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 47.23% 41.81% 43.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 571 518
Median daily rate £400 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 13
Median hourly rate £27.50 £15.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.32% -61.87%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in West Yorkshire

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in West Yorkshire

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -17 1 £400 - 7
PL/SQL
Yorkshire

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

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (18.18%) Fintech
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (18.18%) Big Data
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (18.18%) Replication
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (18.18%) Data Guard

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (18.18%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (9.09%) GitLab
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) General Ledger
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SQL DBA
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SSIS Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Fintech
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 1 (9.09%) Cash Management
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) EAM
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Korn
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) OCP
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (9.09%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Data Guard
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat