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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
London / City of London
Rank 122 99 121
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +22
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 28 51 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.94% 1.63% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.98% 3.63% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 44 55
Median daily rate £488 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £568 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £41.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +5.76%

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
1417 1406 2359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 47.82% 44.81% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1187 1181 1941
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing PL/SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 58 (98.31%) SQL
2 46 (77.97%) Oracle
3 29 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (45.76%) XML
5 25 (42.37%) Finance
6 23 (38.98%) Unix
6 23 (38.98%) Java
7 22 (37.29%) Shell Script
8 17 (28.81%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
9 16 (27.12%) Linux
9 16 (27.12%) Banking
10 15 (25.42%) Oracle Database
10 15 (25.42%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (23.73%) Data Modelling
11 14 (23.73%) Spring
11 14 (23.73%) JIRA
11 14 (23.73%) Jenkins
12 13 (22.03%) Maven
12 13 (22.03%) JMS
12 13 (22.03%) J2EE
13 12 (20.34%) JUnit
13 12 (20.34%) HTML
13 12 (20.34%) UML
13 12 (20.34%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (20.34%) Mockito
13 12 (20.34%) SDLC
14 11 (18.64%) Data Structures
14 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
14 11 (18.64%) Multithreading

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (11.86%) WebLogic
2 6 (10.17%) Mule
2 6 (10.17%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.47%) Confluence
4 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.69%) JBoss
5 1 (1.69%) Tuxedo
5 1 (1.69%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Firewall
1 1 (1.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.81%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (25.42%) Oracle Database
3 12 (20.34%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
5 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (6.78%) Power BI
6 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.08%) VLDB
7 2 (3.39%) Big Data
7 2 (3.39%) DataStage
7 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.39%) OLTP
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (3.39%) Star Schema
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.69%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Jenkins
1 14 (23.73%) JIRA
2 13 (22.03%) Maven
3 12 (20.34%) JUnit
3 12 (20.34%) Mockito
4 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
5 6 (10.17%) Cucumber
5 6 (10.17%) EasyMock
5 6 (10.17%) Selenium
6 4 (6.78%) Ant
6 4 (6.78%) Gerrit
7 3 (5.08%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (5.08%) Subversion
8 2 (3.39%) Spock
9 1 (1.69%) GitLab
9 1 (1.69%) Gradle
9 1 (1.69%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (42.37%) Finance
2 16 (27.12%) Banking
3 11 (18.64%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Front Office
5 1 (1.69%) Back Office
5 1 (1.69%) Billing
5 1 (1.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 40 (67.80%) Developer
2 17 (28.81%) Oracle Developer
3 14 (23.73%) PL/SQL Developer
4 13 (22.03%) Java Developer
4 13 (22.03%) Senior Developer
4 13 (22.03%) SQL Developer
5 11 (18.64%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (10.17%) DBA
7 5 (8.47%) Consultant
7 5 (8.47%) Netezza Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Test Automation Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Test Automation Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Agile Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Data Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) Development DBA
9 3 (5.08%) ETL Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) Oracle DBA
10 2 (3.39%) Data Integration Consultant
10 2 (3.39%) Informatica Consultant
10 2 (3.39%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (45.76%) XML
2 14 (23.73%) Spring
3 13 (22.03%) J2EE
3 13 (22.03%) JMS
4 12 (20.34%) HTML
5 11 (18.64%) SOAP
6 10 (16.95%) Java EE
6 10 (16.95%) JSON
7 9 (15.25%) REST
8 8 (13.56%) Hibernate
8 8 (13.56%) JSP
9 7 (11.86%) ActiveMQ
9 7 (11.86%) CSS
9 7 (11.86%) JDBC
9 7 (11.86%) JPA
9 7 (11.86%) Spring Boot
10 6 (10.17%) Apache Camel
10 6 (10.17%) JAXB
10 6 (10.17%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (8.47%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Data Structures
2 9 (15.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.78%) Fixed Income
4 3 (5.08%) Fintech
5 2 (3.39%) Equities
6 1 (1.69%) CMDB
6 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.69%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.69%) Derivative
6 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.69%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.69%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.69%) User Experience
6 1 (1.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.98%) Unix
2 16 (27.12%) Linux
3 3 (5.08%) Windows
4 2 (3.39%) Solaris
5 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.42%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (23.73%) Data Modelling
4 12 (20.34%) SDLC
4 12 (20.34%) UML
5 11 (18.64%) Multithreading
6 10 (16.95%) Analytics
6 10 (16.95%) Scrum
7 9 (15.25%) ETL
7 9 (15.25%) TDD
8 8 (13.56%) BDD
8 8 (13.56%) OO
8 8 (13.56%) Unit Testing
9 7 (11.86%) Database Optimisation
9 7 (11.86%) Microservices
9 7 (11.86%) Predictive Modelling
10 6 (10.17%) Concurrent Programming
10 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (10.17%) DevOps
11 5 (8.47%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 58 (98.31%) SQL
2 23 (38.98%) Java
3 22 (37.29%) Shell Script
4 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
5 10 (16.95%) Bash Shell
6 5 (8.47%) C#
7 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.39%) C++
8 2 (3.39%) Korn
8 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.39%) XPath
9 1 (1.69%) Python
9 1 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) IBM Certification
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.08%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.08%) QA
3 1 (1.69%) ISO20022
3 1 (1.69%) MiFID
3 1 (1.69%) SLA
3 1 (1.69%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.39%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Control-M
2 4 (6.78%) Data Guard
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (6.78%) SCOM
3 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.69%) Ansible
4 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 46 (77.97%) Oracle
2 10 (16.95%) WorldPay
3 6 (10.17%) Netezza
4 4 (6.78%) Informatica
5 3 (5.08%) Cognos
6 2 (3.39%) BMC
6 2 (3.39%) Solace
6 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.39%) Teradata
7 1 (1.69%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.69%) Google
7 1 (1.69%) IBM
7 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.69%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.69%) Remedy
7 1 (1.69%) Sybase
7 1 (1.69%) Tableau
7 1 (1.69%) Talend
7 1 (1.69%) Veritas
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £430 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago