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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 87 87 86
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 124 164 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.10% 2.30% 2.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.91% 5.25% 5.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 122 118
Average daily rate
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£420 £431 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.60% -9.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £30.25 £46.50
% change year-on-year
+19.83% -34.94%
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
2528 3121 2974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.72% 43.75% 39.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1990 2424 2298
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 15
Average hourly rate £44.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.92% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.39 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.00 £52.75 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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.

1 226 (99.56%) SQL
2 210 (92.51%) Oracle
3 90 (39.65%) Finance
4 80 (35.24%) Oracle Database
5 76 (33.48%) Java
6 57 (25.11%) Banking
7 52 (22.91%) Data Warehouse
8 49 (21.59%) UNIX
9 48 (21.15%) ETL
10 47 (20.70%) Linux
11 46 (20.26%) Oracle Database 11g
12 43 (18.94%) Shell Script
13 35 (15.42%) SQL Server
13 35 (15.42%) Investment Banking
14 33 (14.54%) Data Modelling
14 33 (14.54%) Relational Database
15 32 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
15 32 (14.10%) Oracle Database 10g
15 32 (14.10%) XML
16 31 (13.66%) .NET
17 27 (11.89%) Performance Tuning
18 24 (10.57%) J2EE
18 24 (10.57%) C#
18 24 (10.57%) Oracle Reports
19 23 (10.13%) Informatica
20 22 (9.69%) SOA
20 22 (9.69%) WebLogic
20 22 (9.69%) Agile Software Development
20 22 (9.69%) Oracle BI EE
21 21 (9.25%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 22 (9.69%) WebLogic
2 15 (6.61%) WebSphere
3 13 (5.73%) Tomcat
3 13 (5.73%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (3.08%) SAS
5 6 (2.64%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (2.64%) Apache
6 5 (2.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (2.20%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (1.76%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (1.76%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (1.76%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.88%) Node.js
8 2 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.44%) MTS
9 1 (0.44%) IIS
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.44%) CMS
9 1 (0.44%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 3 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.44%) MS Project
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.44%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.44%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 18 (7.93%) Oracle EBS R12
1 18 (7.93%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (4.41%) Oracle General Ledger
3 9 (3.96%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (3.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 7 (3.08%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (3.08%) Oracle Assets
4 7 (3.08%) Oracle CRM
5 6 (2.64%) Oracle iProcurement
5 6 (2.64%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 5 (2.20%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (2.20%) Siebel Analytics
7 4 (1.76%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (1.32%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle FAH
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.44%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.52%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.76%) LDAP
2 3 (1.32%) Internet
2 3 (1.32%) SAN
3 2 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (35.24%) Oracle Database
2 52 (22.91%) Data Warehouse
3 46 (20.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 35 (15.42%) SQL Server
5 33 (14.54%) Relational Database
6 32 (14.10%) Oracle Database 10g
7 24 (10.57%) Oracle Reports
8 22 (9.69%) Oracle BI EE
9 20 (8.81%) RDBMS
10 14 (6.17%) MySQL
10 14 (6.17%) Oracle ODI
11 13 (5.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (5.29%) SQLPlus
13 10 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (4.41%) QlikView
14 8 (3.52%) Big Data
14 8 (3.52%) PowerCenter
15 7 (3.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 6 (2.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 6 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (8.37%) Oracle Forms
1 19 (8.37%) Subversion
2 16 (7.05%) Git (software)
3 12 (5.29%) JIRA
4 11 (4.85%) Maven
4 11 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (4.41%) Ant
5 10 (4.41%) Jenkins
6 7 (3.08%) Gerrit
6 7 (3.08%) Mercurial
7 6 (2.64%) AnthillPro
7 6 (2.64%) TeamCity
7 6 (2.64%) JDeveloper
8 5 (2.20%) Toad
8 5 (2.20%) Selenium
9 4 (1.76%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.76%) JUnit
10 3 (1.32%) LoadUI
10 3 (1.32%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.32%) JMeter
General
1 90 (39.65%) Finance
2 57 (25.11%) Banking
3 35 (15.42%) Investment Banking
4 16 (7.05%) Front Office
5 10 (4.41%) Back Office
6 6 (2.64%) Legal
7 5 (2.20%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.76%) General Ledger
8 4 (1.76%) Advertising
9 3 (1.32%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.32%) Games
9 3 (1.32%) Marketing
10 2 (0.88%) Billing
10 2 (0.88%) International Banking
11 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.44%) French Language
11 1 (0.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 133 (58.59%) Developer
2 39 (17.18%) Oracle Developer
3 30 (13.22%) Java Developer
4 29 (12.78%) Analyst
5 22 (9.69%) DBA
6 20 (8.81%) Senior Developer
6 20 (8.81%) SQL Developer
7 19 (8.37%) PL/SQL Developer
8 18 (7.93%) Oracle DBA
9 15 (6.61%) Consultant
10 13 (5.73%) Administrator
11 11 (4.85%) Applications Support
12 9 (3.96%) Senior Oracle Developer
12 9 (3.96%) Business Developer
13 8 (3.52%) Architect
13 8 (3.52%) Programmer
14 7 (3.08%) Senior Java Developer
15 6 (2.64%) Oracle Analyst
15 6 (2.64%) Deployment Manager
15 6 (2.64%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (14.10%) XML
2 31 (13.66%) .NET
3 24 (10.57%) J2EE
4 21 (9.25%) Spring
5 20 (8.81%) HTML
5 20 (8.81%) Web Services
6 13 (5.73%) CSS
6 13 (5.73%) Hibernate
7 12 (5.29%) SOAP
7 12 (5.29%) JDBC
8 10 (4.41%) JMS
9 9 (3.96%) jQuery
10 8 (3.52%) EJB
11 7 (3.08%) FIX Protocol
11 7 (3.08%) REST
12 6 (2.64%) HTML5
12 6 (2.64%) Ajax
12 6 (2.64%) Middleware
12 6 (2.64%) ASP.NET
13 5 (2.20%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.41%) Data Integration
2 10 (4.41%) Derivative
2 10 (4.41%) Computer Science
2 10 (4.41%) Fixed Income
3 7 (3.08%) Data Structures
3 7 (3.08%) Market Risk
4 6 (2.64%) Clustering
4 6 (2.64%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.20%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.76%) Data Conversion
6 4 (1.76%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.76%) Open Source
6 4 (1.76%) Replication
7 3 (1.32%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.88%) Life Science
8 2 (0.88%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.88%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 49 (21.59%) UNIX
2 47 (20.70%) Linux
3 9 (3.96%) Windows
4 7 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.76%) Solaris
6 3 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (21.15%) ETL
2 33 (14.54%) Data Modelling
3 32 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (11.89%) Performance Tuning
5 22 (9.69%) SOA
5 22 (9.69%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (7.93%) Migration
6 18 (7.93%) Analytics
7 17 (7.49%) Workflow
7 17 (7.49%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (5.29%) Data Migration
8 12 (5.29%) Scrum
9 11 (4.85%) OO
9 11 (4.85%) MVC
10 10 (4.41%) Multithreading
10 10 (4.41%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (4.41%) ITIL
11 9 (3.96%) CRM
11 9 (3.96%) UML
11 9 (3.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 226 (99.56%) SQL
2 76 (33.48%) Java
3 43 (18.94%) Shell Script
4 24 (10.57%) C#
5 18 (7.93%) Bash Shell
6 15 (6.61%) JavaScript
7 14 (6.17%) T-SQL
8 13 (5.73%) Python
9 9 (3.96%) Perl
10 5 (2.20%) C++
11 4 (1.76%) Korn
12 3 (1.32%) VBScript
12 3 (1.32%) VB
12 3 (1.32%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.32%) Ruby
13 2 (0.88%) Scala
13 2 (0.88%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.88%) Groovy
13 2 (0.88%) XAML
13 2 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (8.37%) Degree
1 19 (8.37%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.73%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.88%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.44%) CIMA
4 1 (0.44%) ACCA
4 1 (0.44%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.41%) QA
2 6 (2.64%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.44%) COREP
3 1 (0.44%) FINREP
3 1 (0.44%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.44%) Basel II
3 1 (0.44%) Solvency II
System Software
1 13 (5.73%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (3.52%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (2.64%) vCloud
4 2 (0.88%) HDFS
5 1 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.44%) SRDF
5 1 (0.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (4.41%) Puppet
2 9 (3.96%) Data Guard
3 8 (3.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (3.08%) Control-M
5 4 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.32%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.32%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.88%) OpenSSO
7 2 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle EDQ
7 2 (0.88%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.44%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 210 (92.51%) Oracle
2 23 (10.13%) Informatica
3 19 (8.37%) Business Objects
4 10 (4.41%) Microsoft
5 9 (3.96%) Siebel
6 8 (3.52%) Sybase
7 7 (3.08%) IBM
8 6 (2.64%) VMware
9 5 (2.20%) Cognos
9 5 (2.20%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.76%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.32%) BMC
11 3 (1.32%) Hyperion
11 3 (1.32%) Teradata
11 3 (1.32%) GigaSpaces
11 3 (1.32%) Splunk
12 2 (0.88%) Telerik
12 2 (0.88%) ION Trading
12 2 (0.88%) Open Text
12 2 (0.88%) Metastorm
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