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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 117 109 88
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -21
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 80 105 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.52% 1.68% 1.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.49% 3.89% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 66 89
Average daily rate
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£428 £425 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% -7.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £298 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £575
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 £39.00 £31.60 £31.35
% change year-on-year
+23.41% +0.79%
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
2292 2701 2472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.50% 43.18% 41.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1842 2055 1970
Average daily rate £475 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 19
Average hourly rate £28.19 £41.75 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.49% -7.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.74 £26.65 £17.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £82.00 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015, 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.

1 176 (97.78%) SQL
2 144 (80.00%) Oracle
3 71 (39.44%) Finance
4 68 (37.78%) Oracle Database
5 50 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
6 49 (27.22%) UNIX
6 49 (27.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 41 (22.78%) Java
7 41 (22.78%) Banking
8 33 (18.33%) Migration
9 31 (17.22%) Linux
9 31 (17.22%) ETL
10 30 (16.67%) XML
10 30 (16.67%) Shell Script
11 28 (15.56%) Relational Database
12 27 (15.00%) Data Modelling
13 26 (14.44%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (13.89%) C#
14 25 (13.89%) SQL Server
15 24 (13.33%) .NET
15 24 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
16 23 (12.78%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (11.67%) Windows
18 20 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
18 20 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
18 20 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
18 20 (11.11%) Degree
19 19 (10.56%) Computer Science
19 19 (10.56%) Investment Banking
20 18 (10.00%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 12 (6.67%) SAS
2 8 (4.44%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.22%) CMS
3 4 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (2.22%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (1.67%) Oracle 10gAS
4 3 (1.67%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (1.67%) Apache
5 2 (1.11%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.11%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.11%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.56%) IIS
6 1 (0.56%) JBoss
6 1 (0.56%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (1.67%) MS Project
1 3 (1.67%) MS Office
2 2 (1.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.56%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (4.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (3.89%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.67%) Markit EDM
5 2 (1.11%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.11%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (1.11%) SimCorp Dimension
5 2 (1.11%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.56%) SiteCatalyst
6 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.56%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.56%) Agresso
6 1 (0.56%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.67%) FTP
2 2 (1.11%) SAN
2 2 (1.11%) Internet
2 2 (1.11%) LAN
2 2 (1.11%) WAN
3 1 (0.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (37.78%) Oracle Database
2 50 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
3 49 (27.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 28 (15.56%) Relational Database
5 25 (13.89%) SQL Server
6 24 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
7 20 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
8 15 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
9 14 (7.78%) RDBMS
10 11 (6.11%) QlikView
10 11 (6.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (5.00%) OLAP
11 9 (5.00%) Big Data
12 8 (4.44%) OLTP
12 8 (4.44%) Oracle OLAP
13 7 (3.89%) Crystal Reports
14 6 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
15 5 (2.78%) Data Mining
15 5 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
15 5 (2.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (5.00%) Toad
3 5 (2.78%) JUnit
3 5 (2.78%) Subversion
3 5 (2.78%) Maven
3 5 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (1.67%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.67%) Ant
5 3 (1.67%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.67%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.67%) JMeter
6 2 (1.11%) CA Gen
6 2 (1.11%) Rational Functional Tester
6 2 (1.11%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.11%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.11%) Rational Robot
6 2 (1.11%) JIRA
6 2 (1.11%) RequisitePro
6 2 (1.11%) ClearCase
General
1 71 (39.44%) Finance
2 41 (22.78%) Banking
3 19 (10.56%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.78%) Marketing
5 4 (2.22%) Publishing
5 4 (2.22%) Front Office
6 3 (1.67%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.11%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.11%) Legal
8 1 (0.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 95 (52.78%) Developer
2 53 (29.44%) Oracle Developer
3 25 (13.89%) Analyst
4 18 (10.00%) DBA
4 18 (10.00%) PL/SQL Developer
5 17 (9.44%) Oracle DBA
5 17 (9.44%) SQL Developer
6 13 (7.22%) Senior Developer
7 11 (6.11%) Test Analyst
7 11 (6.11%) Java Developer
8 10 (5.56%) Architect
9 9 (5.00%) Consultant
9 9 (5.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 5 (2.78%) SQL DBA
10 5 (2.78%) Business Developer
10 5 (2.78%) Administrator
10 5 (2.78%) .NET Developer
10 5 (2.78%) Business Objects Developer
11 4 (2.22%) C# Developer
11 4 (2.22%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.67%) XML
2 24 (13.33%) .NET
3 17 (9.44%) HTML
4 16 (8.89%) Spring
5 12 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 11 (6.11%) Web Services
6 11 (6.11%) SOAP
6 11 (6.11%) jQuery
7 9 (5.00%) Hibernate
8 8 (4.44%) J2EE
9 7 (3.89%) Middleware
9 7 (3.89%) REST
10 6 (3.33%) JSON
10 6 (3.33%) Apache Flex
10 6 (3.33%) CSS
11 5 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
12 4 (2.22%) JSP
12 4 (2.22%) WCF
12 4 (2.22%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (10.56%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (2.78%) Open Source
5 4 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.67%) Derivative
6 3 (1.67%) CMDB
7 2 (1.11%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.11%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.11%) Equities
7 2 (1.11%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (1.11%) W3C
7 2 (1.11%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.56%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.56%) NHS
8 1 (0.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (27.22%) UNIX
2 31 (17.22%) Linux
3 21 (11.67%) Windows
4 11 (6.11%) Solaris
5 7 (3.89%) AIX
6 3 (1.67%) VMS
6 3 (1.67%) OpenVMS
7 2 (1.11%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (18.33%) Migration
2 31 (17.22%) ETL
3 27 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 26 (14.44%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (12.78%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (10.00%) Data Migration
8 15 (8.33%) Analytics
9 14 (7.78%) OO
10 12 (6.67%) CRM
10 12 (6.67%) Data Architecture
10 12 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (6.11%) Database Tuning
12 10 (5.56%) ITIL
12 10 (5.56%) Workflow
12 10 (5.56%) Validation
13 9 (5.00%) Project Management
14 8 (4.44%) Configuration Management
14 8 (4.44%) Unit Testing
14 8 (4.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 176 (97.78%) SQL
2 41 (22.78%) Java
3 30 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 25 (13.89%) C#
5 18 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 16 (8.89%) JavaScript
7 9 (5.00%) Perl
7 9 (5.00%) C
8 7 (3.89%) C++
8 7 (3.89%) VB
9 6 (3.33%) Korn
10 5 (2.78%) VBA
10 5 (2.78%) Python
11 3 (1.67%) VBScript
11 3 (1.67%) PHP
12 2 (1.11%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.56%) SQR
13 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (11.11%) Degree
2 7 (3.89%) ISTQB
2 7 (3.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 5 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (2.22%) OCP
5 3 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.11%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.11%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.56%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.00%) GAAP
2 6 (3.33%) Solvency II
3 3 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.67%) QA
4 1 (0.56%) HL7
4 1 (0.56%) DICOM
4 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.56%) SLA
4 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (4.44%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.11%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.89%) Control-M
1 7 (3.89%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (3.89%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.56%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 144 (80.00%) Oracle
2 14 (7.78%) Business Objects
3 11 (6.11%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.56%) IBM
5 9 (5.00%) Informatica
5 9 (5.00%) Cognos
5 9 (5.00%) Sybase
6 8 (4.44%) Adobe
7 5 (2.78%) Sun
7 5 (2.78%) HP
7 5 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.22%) Siebel
8 4 (2.22%) webMethods
9 3 (1.67%) Pega
9 3 (1.67%) 3PAR
9 3 (1.67%) F5
9 3 (1.67%) Tableau
9 3 (1.67%) BEA
9 3 (1.67%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.11%) SAP
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