The first table below looks at the demand for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 92 100 95
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 118 123 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.02% 1.73% 2.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.78% 3.94% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 86 121
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £347 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £32.58 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2467 3122 3045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.17% 43.90% 38.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1919 2403 2362
Average daily rate £451 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 31 22
Average hourly rate £29.74 £41.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% +10.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.58 £22.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.64 £52.50 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
PL/SQL
London

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PL/SQL across the City of London region.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL across the City of London region.

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PL/SQL.

1 214 (100.00%) SQL
2 197 (92.06%) Oracle
3 95 (44.39%) Finance
4 81 (37.85%) Java
5 79 (36.92%) Oracle Database
6 76 (35.51%) Banking
7 57 (26.64%) UNIX
8 53 (24.77%) Linux
9 51 (23.83%) Investment Banking
10 46 (21.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 43 (20.09%) Data Warehouse
12 42 (19.63%) ETL
13 39 (18.22%) Business Intelligence
13 39 (18.22%) Relational Database
14 38 (17.76%) SQL Server
15 36 (16.82%) Shell Script
16 33 (15.42%) J2EE
16 33 (15.42%) XML
17 32 (14.95%) Oracle Database 10g
17 32 (14.95%) Performance Tuning
18 29 (13.55%) Oracle Reports
18 29 (13.55%) .NET
19 27 (12.62%) Data Modelling
20 26 (12.15%) WebLogic
20 26 (12.15%) Continuous Integration
21 25 (11.68%) Spring
21 25 (11.68%) Business Objects
21 25 (11.68%) Oracle Forms
21 25 (11.68%) Web Services
22 24 (11.21%) RDBMS

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PL/SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (12.15%) WebLogic
2 22 (10.28%) WebSphere
3 17 (7.94%) Tomcat
4 16 (7.48%) Oracle Workflow
5 10 (4.67%) Apache
6 9 (4.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (3.74%) Oracle Coherence
8 7 (3.27%) Oracle Service Bus
9 6 (2.80%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (2.80%) SAS
10 4 (1.87%) MQSeries
10 4 (1.87%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (1.40%) Node.js
12 2 (0.93%) Oracle Spatial
12 2 (0.93%) Liferay
12 2 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.93%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.47%) nginx
13 1 (0.47%) TIBCO EMS
13 1 (0.47%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 13 (6.07%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.27%) MS Office
3 4 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.47%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.47%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 22 (10.28%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (8.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (5.61%) Oracle Payables
3 12 (5.61%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (4.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 9 (4.21%) Oracle Financials
5 8 (3.74%) Oracle Receivables
5 8 (3.74%) Oracle Assets
6 6 (2.80%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (2.80%) Oracle iProcurement
7 5 (2.34%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 4 (1.87%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (1.87%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.93%) Siebel Analytics
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 1 (0.47%) Markit EDM
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.61%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (5.14%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.47%) SaaS
3 1 (0.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.34%) LDAP
2 4 (1.87%) SAN
3 2 (0.93%) Internet
4 1 (0.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (36.92%) Oracle Database
2 46 (21.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 43 (20.09%) Data Warehouse
4 39 (18.22%) Relational Database
5 38 (17.76%) SQL Server
6 32 (14.95%) Oracle Database 10g
7 29 (13.55%) Oracle Reports
8 24 (11.21%) RDBMS
9 17 (7.94%) MySQL
10 15 (7.01%) SQLPlus
11 12 (5.61%) BusinessObjects XI
12 11 (5.14%) Oracle ODI
13 10 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (4.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 8 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (3.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (3.74%) MS Access
16 7 (3.27%) QlikView
16 7 (3.27%) Oracle BI EE
17 6 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (11.68%) Oracle Forms
2 19 (8.88%) Git (software)
2 19 (8.88%) Subversion
3 18 (8.41%) Maven
3 18 (8.41%) JIRA
4 15 (7.01%) Jenkins
5 14 (6.54%) Ant
6 12 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (5.14%) Mercurial
7 11 (5.14%) Gerrit
8 10 (4.67%) AnthillPro
8 10 (4.67%) TeamCity
9 9 (4.21%) Toad
9 9 (4.21%) JDeveloper
10 6 (2.80%) JUnit
11 5 (2.34%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (1.87%) Visual Studio
12 4 (1.87%) Apache Ivy
13 3 (1.40%) LoadUI
13 3 (1.40%) Cucumber
General
1 95 (44.39%) Finance
2 76 (35.51%) Banking
3 51 (23.83%) Investment Banking
4 13 (6.07%) Front Office
5 11 (5.14%) Back Office
6 4 (1.87%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.87%) Advertising
6 4 (1.87%) German Language
7 3 (1.40%) Billing
7 3 (1.40%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.40%) Legal
8 2 (0.93%) International Banking
8 2 (0.93%) Marketing
9 1 (0.47%) French Language
9 1 (0.47%) Retail
9 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 117 (54.67%) Developer
2 37 (17.29%) Oracle Developer
3 36 (16.82%) Analyst
4 33 (15.42%) Java Developer
5 19 (8.88%) SQL Developer
6 18 (8.41%) PL/SQL Developer
7 17 (7.94%) DBA
8 15 (7.01%) Senior Developer
9 14 (6.54%) Consultant
9 14 (6.54%) Oracle DBA
10 10 (4.67%) Deployment Manager
10 10 (4.67%) Oracle Consultant
11 9 (4.21%) Applications Support
12 8 (3.74%) Administrator
12 8 (3.74%) Architect
12 8 (3.74%) Business Analyst
12 8 (3.74%) Senior Oracle Developer
13 7 (3.27%) Oracle Analyst
13 7 (3.27%) Systems Analyst
13 7 (3.27%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (15.42%) J2EE
1 33 (15.42%) XML
2 29 (13.55%) .NET
3 25 (11.68%) Web Services
3 25 (11.68%) Spring
4 18 (8.41%) HTML
5 16 (7.48%) Hibernate
6 14 (6.54%) JMS
7 12 (5.61%) JDBC
8 11 (5.14%) jQuery
9 10 (4.67%) SOAP
9 10 (4.67%) CSS
10 9 (4.21%) EJB
11 8 (3.74%) JSP
11 8 (3.74%) Servlets
12 7 (3.27%) Middleware
12 7 (3.27%) FIX Protocol
13 6 (2.80%) JPA
13 6 (2.80%) HTML5
13 6 (2.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.01%) Derivative
2 11 (5.14%) Fixed Income
3 9 (4.21%) Clustering
3 9 (4.21%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.21%) Market Risk
4 6 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.34%) Replication
5 5 (2.34%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.87%) Data Conversion
6 4 (1.87%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.87%) Open Source
6 4 (1.87%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.87%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.40%) iPad
8 2 (0.93%) Equities
8 2 (0.93%) Life Science
9 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.47%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.47%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 57 (26.64%) UNIX
2 53 (24.77%) Linux
3 17 (7.94%) Solaris
4 9 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.74%) Windows
6 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.47%) Debian
7 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.47%) AIX
7 1 (0.47%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (19.63%) ETL
2 39 (18.22%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (14.95%) Performance Tuning
4 27 (12.62%) Data Modelling
5 26 (12.15%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (11.21%) Analytics
7 23 (10.75%) SOA
8 21 (9.81%) Workflow
9 16 (7.48%) Scrum
10 15 (7.01%) Data Analysis
11 14 (6.54%) Software Engineering
11 14 (6.54%) Migration
11 14 (6.54%) OO
12 13 (6.07%) ITIL
13 12 (5.61%) Incident Management
14 11 (5.14%) Multithreading
14 11 (5.14%) MVC
15 10 (4.67%) Validation
15 10 (4.67%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (4.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 214 (100.00%) SQL
2 81 (37.85%) Java
3 36 (16.82%) Shell Script
4 21 (9.81%) Python
4 21 (9.81%) Bash Shell
5 18 (8.41%) C#
6 15 (7.01%) JavaScript
7 13 (6.07%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.80%) VBA
9 5 (2.34%) Korn
10 4 (1.87%) Groovy
11 3 (1.40%) C
11 3 (1.40%) VBScript
11 3 (1.40%) Perl
12 2 (0.93%) VB
12 2 (0.93%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.93%) C++
12 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.93%) Ruby
13 1 (0.47%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (6.54%) Degree
1 14 (6.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.27%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.40%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.47%) OCP
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.47%) ACCA
4 1 (0.47%) CIMA
4 1 (0.47%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.07%) QA
2 5 (2.34%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.40%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.47%) SLA
4 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.47%) Basel II
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.47%) Solvency II
System Software
1 17 (7.94%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (4.67%) vCloud
2 10 (4.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.93%) HDFS
3 2 (0.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (0.93%) SRDF
3 2 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 14 (6.54%) Puppet
2 11 (5.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (4.67%) Data Guard
4 9 (4.21%) Control-M
5 4 (1.87%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.87%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.93%) OpenSSO
6 2 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.93%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.47%) MOM
7 1 (0.47%) Legato
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.47%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 197 (92.06%) Oracle
2 25 (11.68%) Business Objects
3 15 (7.01%) Informatica
4 11 (5.14%) Microsoft
4 11 (5.14%) Hyperion
5 10 (4.67%) VMware
6 7 (3.27%) Red Hat
6 7 (3.27%) Sybase
7 6 (2.80%) IBM
8 5 (2.34%) Cognos
8 5 (2.34%) Sun
9 4 (1.87%) BMC
10 3 (1.40%) Metastorm
10 3 (1.40%) Open Text
10 3 (1.40%) Serena
10 3 (1.40%) Teradata
10 3 (1.40%) EMC
10 3 (1.40%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (1.40%) Veritas
10 3 (1.40%) Siebel
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Austen Smythe and Associates
Rate: Up to £50,000 per annum Mark
Posted: 26 days ago