The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 83 95 93
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 120 147 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.08% 2.00% 2.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.87% 4.47% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 100 126
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
- +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
PL/SQL
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2462 3289 3134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.57% 44.65% 39.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1893 2539 2419
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £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 11 19 18
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £41.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.00 £16.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £116.09 £59.00 £49.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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.

1 223 (99.55%) SQL
2 205 (91.52%) Oracle
3 100 (44.64%) Finance
4 81 (36.16%) Oracle Database
5 76 (33.93%) Java
6 71 (31.70%) Banking
7 53 (23.66%) Data Warehouse
8 52 (23.21%) Linux
9 50 (22.32%) UNIX
10 49 (21.88%) ETL
11 47 (20.98%) Investment Banking
12 46 (20.54%) Oracle Database 11g
13 43 (19.20%) Business Intelligence
14 42 (18.75%) Relational Database
15 39 (17.41%) Shell Script
16 38 (16.96%) SQL Server
17 35 (15.63%) XML
17 35 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
18 32 (14.29%) J2EE
19 30 (13.39%) .NET
20 29 (12.95%) Data Modelling
20 29 (12.95%) Oracle Database 10g
21 26 (11.61%) RDBMS
21 26 (11.61%) Oracle Reports
21 26 (11.61%) Analytics
22 25 (11.16%) Business Objects
22 25 (11.16%) WebLogic
22 25 (11.16%) Continuous Integration
23 23 (10.27%) Spring
24 22 (9.82%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 25 (11.16%) WebLogic
2 21 (9.38%) WebSphere
3 16 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 14 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
5 9 (4.02%) Apache
6 8 (3.57%) SAS
6 8 (3.57%) Oracle Coherence
6 8 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (3.13%) Oracle Service Bus
8 6 (2.68%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.79%) MQSeries
9 4 (1.79%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (1.34%) Node.js
11 2 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.89%) Liferay
11 2 (0.89%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.45%) nginx
12 1 (0.45%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.45%) TIBCO EMS
12 1 (0.45%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 10 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.13%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.45%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.45%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 19 (8.48%) Oracle EBS
1 19 (8.48%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (5.36%) Oracle General Ledger
3 10 (4.46%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (4.02%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 8 (3.57%) Oracle Receivables
5 8 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
5 8 (3.57%) Oracle Assets
6 7 (3.13%) Oracle iProcurement
7 6 (2.68%) Oracle CRM
7 6 (2.68%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 4 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (1.79%) Siebel Analytics
9 3 (1.34%) Oracle 11i
10 2 (0.89%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.45%) Markit EDM
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Cash Management
11 1 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.91%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (4.46%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.45%) SaaS
4 1 (0.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.23%) LDAP
2 4 (1.79%) SAN
3 2 (0.89%) Internet
4 1 (0.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (36.16%) Oracle Database
2 53 (23.66%) Data Warehouse
3 46 (20.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 42 (18.75%) Relational Database
5 38 (16.96%) SQL Server
6 29 (12.95%) Oracle Database 10g
7 26 (11.61%) Oracle Reports
7 26 (11.61%) RDBMS
8 17 (7.59%) MySQL
8 17 (7.59%) Oracle ODI
9 15 (6.70%) SQLPlus
10 12 (5.36%) BusinessObjects XI
11 10 (4.46%) QlikView
11 10 (4.46%) Oracle BI EE
12 9 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (4.02%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 8 (3.57%) MS Access
14 7 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (2.68%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 22 (9.82%) Oracle Forms
2 21 (9.38%) Git (software)
3 19 (8.48%) Subversion
4 17 (7.59%) JIRA
5 16 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 16 (7.14%) Maven
6 12 (5.36%) Ant
6 12 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (4.46%) Mercurial
7 10 (4.46%) Gerrit
8 9 (4.02%) AnthillPro
8 9 (4.02%) TeamCity
9 7 (3.13%) JDeveloper
10 6 (2.68%) JUnit
10 6 (2.68%) Visual Studio
10 6 (2.68%) Toad
11 3 (1.34%) Selenium
11 3 (1.34%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.34%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.34%) SoapUI
General
1 100 (44.64%) Finance
2 71 (31.70%) Banking
3 47 (20.98%) Investment Banking
4 15 (6.70%) Front Office
5 11 (4.91%) Back Office
6 5 (2.23%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.23%) Billing
7 4 (1.79%) German Language
7 4 (1.79%) General Ledger
7 4 (1.79%) Advertising
8 3 (1.34%) Legal
9 2 (0.89%) Games
9 2 (0.89%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.89%) International Banking
9 2 (0.89%) Marketing
10 1 (0.45%) French Language
10 1 (0.45%) Retail
10 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 124 (55.36%) Developer
2 38 (16.96%) Oracle Developer
3 36 (16.07%) Analyst
4 33 (14.73%) Java Developer
5 22 (9.82%) SQL Developer
6 21 (9.38%) PL/SQL Developer
7 18 (8.04%) DBA
8 17 (7.59%) Consultant
9 16 (7.14%) Senior Developer
10 15 (6.70%) Oracle DBA
11 10 (4.46%) Applications Support
12 9 (4.02%) Administrator
12 9 (4.02%) Deployment Manager
12 9 (4.02%) Oracle Consultant
13 8 (3.57%) Senior Oracle Developer
13 8 (3.57%) Programmer
13 8 (3.57%) Architect
13 8 (3.57%) Business Analyst
14 7 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
14 7 (3.13%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (15.63%) XML
2 32 (14.29%) J2EE
3 30 (13.39%) .NET
4 23 (10.27%) Spring
5 22 (9.82%) Web Services
6 18 (8.04%) HTML
7 14 (6.25%) Hibernate
8 11 (4.91%) JMS
8 11 (4.91%) CSS
8 11 (4.91%) JDBC
8 11 (4.91%) SOAP
8 11 (4.91%) jQuery
9 9 (4.02%) EJB
10 8 (3.57%) ASP.NET
10 8 (3.57%) JSP
10 8 (3.57%) Servlets
11 7 (3.13%) XSLT
11 7 (3.13%) Middleware
11 7 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
11 7 (3.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.25%) Derivative
2 13 (5.80%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.80%) Fixed Income
3 9 (4.02%) Market Risk
3 9 (4.02%) Data Integration
4 7 (3.13%) Clustering
5 5 (2.23%) Replication
6 4 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.79%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.79%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.79%) Open Source
6 4 (1.79%) Data Conversion
7 3 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.34%) iPad
8 2 (0.89%) Equities
8 2 (0.89%) Life Science
9 1 (0.45%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.45%) Statistics
9 1 (0.45%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 52 (23.21%) Linux
2 50 (22.32%) UNIX
3 14 (6.25%) Solaris
4 8 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.13%) Windows
6 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.45%) AIX
7 1 (0.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (21.88%) ETL
2 43 (19.20%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
4 29 (12.95%) Data Modelling
5 26 (11.61%) Analytics
6 25 (11.16%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (9.82%) SOA
8 19 (8.48%) Workflow
8 19 (8.48%) Migration
9 17 (7.59%) Data Analysis
10 16 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 16 (7.14%) Scrum
11 14 (6.25%) Data Migration
12 13 (5.80%) Incident Management
12 13 (5.80%) OO
13 12 (5.36%) MVC
13 12 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (4.91%) Unit Testing
14 11 (4.91%) Multithreading
14 11 (4.91%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 223 (99.55%) SQL
2 76 (33.93%) Java
3 39 (17.41%) Shell Script
4 21 (9.38%) Python
5 20 (8.93%) C#
5 20 (8.93%) Bash Shell
6 15 (6.70%) JavaScript
7 13 (5.80%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.68%) VBA
9 4 (1.79%) Korn
9 4 (1.79%) Groovy
10 3 (1.34%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.34%) VBScript
10 3 (1.34%) Perl
11 2 (0.89%) VB
11 2 (0.89%) C
11 2 (0.89%) C++
11 2 (0.89%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.89%) Ruby
12 1 (0.45%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (9.38%) Degree
2 12 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.89%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.45%) OCP
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.45%) ACCA
5 1 (0.45%) CIMA
5 1 (0.45%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.36%) QA
2 5 (2.23%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.34%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.45%) SLA
4 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.45%) Basel II
4 1 (0.45%) COREP
4 1 (0.45%) FINREP
4 1 (0.45%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.45%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 17 (7.59%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (4.91%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (4.02%) vCloud
4 2 (0.89%) HDFS
4 2 (0.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (0.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.89%) SRDF
4 2 (0.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 13 (5.80%) Puppet
2 11 (4.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 11 (4.91%) Data Guard
3 9 (4.02%) Control-M
4 4 (1.79%) Tivoli
4 4 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.79%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.89%) OpenSSO
5 2 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.89%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.45%) Legato
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.45%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 205 (91.52%) Oracle
2 25 (11.16%) Business Objects
3 16 (7.14%) Informatica
4 11 (4.91%) Hyperion
5 10 (4.46%) Microsoft
6 9 (4.02%) VMware
7 7 (3.13%) Sybase
8 6 (2.68%) Cognos
8 6 (2.68%) IBM
8 6 (2.68%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.23%) Siebel
10 4 (1.79%) BMC
10 4 (1.79%) Sun
11 3 (1.34%) EMC
11 3 (1.34%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (1.34%) Teradata
12 2 (0.89%) ION Trading
12 2 (0.89%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.89%) Reuters
12 2 (0.89%) Metastorm
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