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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 88 86 87
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 120 161 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.03% 2.25% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.79% 5.08% 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 120 128
Average daily rate
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£424 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £325 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £28.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+29.46% -25.33%
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
2506 3169 3126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.43% 44.26% 39.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1952 2451 2398
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £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 8 19 15
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.03 £17.50 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £143.00 £57.65 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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.

1 218 (99.54%) SQL
2 201 (91.78%) Oracle
3 92 (42.01%) Finance
4 75 (34.25%) Java
5 74 (33.79%) Oracle Database
6 62 (28.31%) Banking
7 56 (25.57%) Data Warehouse
8 53 (24.20%) UNIX
9 50 (22.83%) ETL
10 48 (21.92%) Linux
11 43 (19.63%) Oracle Database 11g
12 41 (18.72%) Shell Script
13 39 (17.81%) Investment Banking
14 35 (15.98%) Data Modelling
14 35 (15.98%) XML
14 35 (15.98%) SQL Server
15 32 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
16 31 (14.16%) Oracle Database 10g
17 30 (13.70%) Performance Tuning
17 30 (13.70%) Relational Database
18 28 (12.79%) .NET
19 27 (12.33%) J2EE
20 25 (11.42%) Oracle Reports
21 24 (10.96%) WebLogic
22 22 (10.05%) Spring
23 21 (9.59%) Business Objects
24 20 (9.13%) SOA
24 20 (9.13%) Oracle Forms
24 20 (9.13%) Informatica
24 20 (9.13%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 24 (10.96%) WebLogic
2 16 (7.31%) WebSphere
3 14 (6.39%) Tomcat
4 12 (5.48%) Oracle Workflow
5 9 (4.11%) Apache
6 7 (3.20%) SAS
6 7 (3.20%) Oracle Service Bus
7 6 (2.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (2.28%) WebLogic Portal
8 5 (2.28%) Oracle Coherence
9 4 (1.83%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.37%) Node.js
11 2 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.91%) Liferay
12 1 (0.46%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.46%) nginx
12 1 (0.46%) TIBCO EMS
12 1 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 1 (0.46%) MTS
Applications
1 3 (1.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.91%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.46%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.46%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 17 (7.76%) Oracle EBS
1 17 (7.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (5.48%) Oracle General Ledger
3 10 (4.57%) Oracle Payables
4 8 (3.65%) Oracle Receivables
4 8 (3.65%) Oracle Assets
5 7 (3.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 7 (3.20%) Oracle iProcurement
5 7 (3.20%) Oracle CRM
6 6 (2.74%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (2.74%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 5 (2.28%) Siebel Analytics
8 4 (1.83%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (1.37%) Oracle 11i
10 2 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.46%) Markit EDM
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle Retail
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
11 1 (0.46%) Cognos TM1
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.11%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (3.65%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.46%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.28%) LDAP
2 4 (1.83%) SAN
3 3 (1.37%) Internet
4 1 (0.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (33.79%) Oracle Database
2 56 (25.57%) Data Warehouse
3 43 (19.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 35 (15.98%) SQL Server
5 31 (14.16%) Oracle Database 10g
6 30 (13.70%) Relational Database
7 25 (11.42%) Oracle Reports
8 18 (8.22%) Oracle BI EE
9 16 (7.31%) RDBMS
10 15 (6.85%) MySQL
10 15 (6.85%) Oracle ODI
11 12 (5.48%) SQLPlus
12 10 (4.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (4.57%) QlikView
13 9 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (3.65%) PowerCenter
15 7 (3.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (3.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 6 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 5 (2.28%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 20 (9.13%) Oracle Forms
2 18 (8.22%) Subversion
2 18 (8.22%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.94%) JIRA
4 12 (5.48%) Maven
4 12 (5.48%) Jenkins
5 11 (5.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (5.02%) Ant
6 8 (3.65%) Mercurial
6 8 (3.65%) Gerrit
7 7 (3.20%) TeamCity
7 7 (3.20%) AnthillPro
8 6 (2.74%) Toad
9 5 (2.28%) JDeveloper
9 5 (2.28%) Selenium
10 3 (1.37%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.37%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.37%) LoadUI
10 3 (1.37%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.37%) JUnit
General
1 92 (42.01%) Finance
2 62 (28.31%) Banking
3 39 (17.81%) Investment Banking
4 16 (7.31%) Front Office
5 10 (4.57%) Back Office
6 5 (2.28%) Legal
6 5 (2.28%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.83%) Advertising
7 4 (1.83%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.37%) Billing
8 3 (1.37%) Games
8 3 (1.37%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.91%) International Banking
9 2 (0.91%) Marketing
10 1 (0.46%) French Language
10 1 (0.46%) German Language
10 1 (0.46%) Retail
10 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 130 (59.36%) Developer
2 41 (18.72%) Oracle Developer
3 30 (13.70%) Java Developer
3 30 (13.70%) Analyst
4 22 (10.05%) SQL Developer
5 21 (9.59%) PL/SQL Developer
6 18 (8.22%) DBA
7 17 (7.76%) Senior Developer
8 15 (6.85%) Oracle DBA
9 13 (5.94%) Consultant
10 10 (4.57%) Applications Support
11 9 (4.11%) Administrator
11 9 (4.11%) Business Developer
11 9 (4.11%) Senior Oracle Developer
12 8 (3.65%) Programmer
13 7 (3.20%) Architect
13 7 (3.20%) Oracle Consultant
13 7 (3.20%) Deployment Manager
14 6 (2.74%) Business Objects Developer
14 6 (2.74%) Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (15.98%) XML
2 28 (12.79%) .NET
3 27 (12.33%) J2EE
4 22 (10.05%) Spring
5 19 (8.68%) HTML
5 19 (8.68%) Web Services
6 14 (6.39%) Hibernate
7 13 (5.94%) CSS
8 12 (5.48%) JDBC
9 10 (4.57%) SOAP
10 9 (4.11%) JMS
11 8 (3.65%) jQuery
12 7 (3.20%) FIX Protocol
12 7 (3.20%) REST
12 7 (3.20%) Middleware
12 7 (3.20%) EJB
13 6 (2.74%) ASP.NET
13 6 (2.74%) HTML5
13 6 (2.74%) Ajax
14 5 (2.28%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.02%) Derivative
2 11 (5.02%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.57%) Fixed Income
3 10 (4.57%) Data Integration
4 7 (3.20%) Clustering
5 6 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.74%) Market Risk
6 5 (2.28%) Replication
7 4 (1.83%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.83%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.83%) Open Source
7 4 (1.83%) Data Conversion
8 2 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.91%) Equities
8 2 (0.91%) Life Science
8 2 (0.91%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.46%) Ontologies
9 1 (0.46%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 53 (24.20%) UNIX
2 48 (21.92%) Linux
3 9 (4.11%) Solaris
4 8 (3.65%) Windows
4 8 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.46%) AIX
6 1 (0.46%) HPUX
6 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (22.83%) ETL
2 35 (15.98%) Data Modelling
3 32 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (13.70%) Performance Tuning
5 20 (9.13%) SOA
5 20 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (8.68%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (8.68%) Analytics
7 17 (7.76%) Migration
8 15 (6.85%) Workflow
9 13 (5.94%) MVC
10 12 (5.48%) Data Migration
11 11 (5.02%) Multithreading
11 11 (5.02%) Scrum
12 10 (4.57%) OO
12 10 (4.57%) TDD
13 9 (4.11%) ITIL
13 9 (4.11%) Dependency Injection
14 8 (3.65%) Low Latency
14 8 (3.65%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 218 (99.54%) SQL
2 75 (34.25%) Java
3 41 (18.72%) Shell Script
4 19 (8.68%) Bash Shell
5 17 (7.76%) C#
6 15 (6.85%) Python
7 14 (6.39%) JavaScript
8 13 (5.94%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.28%) Perl
10 4 (1.83%) Korn
11 3 (1.37%) Ruby
11 3 (1.37%) VBScript
11 3 (1.37%) VB
11 3 (1.37%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.91%) VBA
12 2 (0.91%) PHP
12 2 (0.91%) C
12 2 (0.91%) C++
12 2 (0.91%) Groovy
12 2 (0.91%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (8.68%) Degree
2 15 (6.85%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.91%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.46%) ACCA
5 1 (0.46%) CIMA
5 1 (0.46%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.57%) QA
2 6 (2.74%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.46%) COREP
3 1 (0.46%) FINREP
3 1 (0.46%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.46%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.46%) SLA
3 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.46%) Basel II
System Software
1 17 (7.76%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (4.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (3.20%) vCloud
4 2 (0.91%) HDFS
4 2 (0.91%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (0.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.91%) SRDF
4 2 (0.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (5.02%) Data Guard
1 11 (5.02%) Puppet
2 10 (4.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 9 (4.11%) Control-M
4 4 (1.83%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.37%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.91%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.91%) OpenSSO
6 2 (0.91%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.46%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 201 (91.78%) Oracle
2 21 (9.59%) Business Objects
3 20 (9.13%) Informatica
4 8 (3.65%) Sybase
4 8 (3.65%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.20%) VMware
6 6 (2.74%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.28%) Cognos
7 5 (2.28%) Siebel
7 5 (2.28%) IBM
8 4 (1.83%) BMC
8 4 (1.83%) Hyperion
8 4 (1.83%) Sun
9 3 (1.37%) Splunk
9 3 (1.37%) Teradata
10 2 (0.91%) ION Trading
10 2 (0.91%) Open Text
10 2 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.91%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.91%) Reuters
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