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 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 116 106 103
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 71 94 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.40% 1.63% 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.12% 3.76% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 63 65
Average daily rate
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£425 £443 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% +1.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £325 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £665 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £24.50 £31.70
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -22.71%
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
2277 2503 2305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.96% 43.36% 40.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1858 1866 1827
Average daily rate £475 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £313
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 6 11 27
Average hourly rate £27.37 £42.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.60% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £27.50 £16.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £147.50 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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 5 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 5 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.

1 179 (97.81%) SQL
2 149 (81.42%) Oracle
3 73 (39.89%) Finance
4 71 (38.80%) Oracle Database
5 52 (28.42%) UNIX
6 51 (27.87%) Java
7 43 (23.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 37 (20.22%) Linux
9 36 (19.67%) Data Warehouse
10 35 (19.13%) Banking
10 35 (19.13%) Shell Script
11 34 (18.58%) Migration
11 34 (18.58%) Relational Database
12 32 (17.49%) C#
13 30 (16.39%) XML
14 29 (15.85%) .NET
15 25 (13.66%) Agile Software Development
16 23 (12.57%) Data Modelling
16 23 (12.57%) Oracle Database 10g
17 22 (12.02%) ETL
17 22 (12.02%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (12.02%) Analytical Skills
18 21 (11.48%) Oracle Reports
19 20 (10.93%) Windows
19 20 (10.93%) Degree
20 19 (10.38%) Computer Science
20 19 (10.38%) Investment Banking
20 19 (10.38%) Performance Tuning
21 18 (9.84%) Spring
21 18 (9.84%) RDBMS

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 (6.56%) SAS
2 9 (4.92%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.19%) CMS
3 4 (2.19%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (1.64%) Oracle 10gAS
4 3 (1.64%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (1.64%) Apache
4 3 (1.64%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.09%) IIS
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.09%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.55%) JBoss
6 1 (0.55%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (1.64%) MS Project
1 3 (1.64%) MS Office
2 2 (1.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.09%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.55%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (3.28%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (1.64%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.64%) Markit EDM
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.09%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.55%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.64%) FTP
1 3 (1.64%) Internet
2 1 (0.55%) LDAP
2 1 (0.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (38.80%) Oracle Database
2 43 (23.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 36 (19.67%) Data Warehouse
4 34 (18.58%) Relational Database
5 23 (12.57%) Oracle Database 10g
6 21 (11.48%) Oracle Reports
7 18 (9.84%) RDBMS
8 17 (9.29%) SQL Server
9 14 (7.65%) Big Data
10 9 (4.92%) QlikView
11 7 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (3.83%) Oracle9i Database
11 7 (3.83%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (3.28%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (3.28%) Hadoop
13 5 (2.73%) Siebel EIM
13 5 (2.73%) Oracle Database 12c
14 4 (2.19%) Oracle ODI
14 4 (2.19%) SQLPlus
15 3 (1.64%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 11 (6.01%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (5.46%) Toad
3 7 (3.83%) Subversion
4 5 (2.73%) Maven
4 5 (2.73%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (2.19%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (2.19%) JUnit
6 3 (1.64%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.64%) JMeter
6 3 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.64%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.64%) Ant
7 2 (1.09%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.09%) CA Gen
7 2 (1.09%) Rational Functional Tester
7 2 (1.09%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.09%) JIRA
7 2 (1.09%) RequisitePro
7 2 (1.09%) ClearQuest
7 2 (1.09%) Rational Robot
General
1 73 (39.89%) Finance
2 35 (19.13%) Banking
3 19 (10.38%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.64%) Marketing
4 3 (1.64%) Legal
4 3 (1.64%) Front Office
5 2 (1.09%) Back Office
5 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.09%) Publishing
5 2 (1.09%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 92 (50.27%) Developer
2 41 (22.40%) Oracle Developer
3 29 (15.85%) Analyst
4 21 (11.48%) DBA
5 20 (10.93%) Oracle DBA
6 16 (8.74%) PL/SQL Developer
7 14 (7.65%) SQL Developer
8 13 (7.10%) Java Developer
8 13 (7.10%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.01%) Consultant
9 11 (6.01%) Architect
10 10 (5.46%) Test Analyst
11 8 (4.37%) Administrator
12 6 (3.28%) Support Analyst
12 6 (3.28%) Applications Support
12 6 (3.28%) Business Developer
12 6 (3.28%) Senior Oracle Developer
13 5 (2.73%) .NET Developer
13 5 (2.73%) Applications Support Analyst
13 5 (2.73%) Business Objects Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.39%) XML
2 29 (15.85%) .NET
3 18 (9.84%) Spring
4 17 (9.29%) HTML
5 13 (7.10%) Web Services
6 12 (6.56%) SOAP
6 12 (6.56%) Hibernate
7 10 (5.46%) J2EE
7 10 (5.46%) jQuery
8 9 (4.92%) ASP.NET
9 8 (4.37%) REST
10 7 (3.83%) Apache Flex
10 7 (3.83%) CSS
10 7 (3.83%) Middleware
11 6 (3.28%) JSON
12 4 (2.19%) JDBC
12 4 (2.19%) JSP
12 4 (2.19%) Oracle Fusion
12 4 (2.19%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (1.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.02%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (10.38%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.92%) Mathematics
4 5 (2.73%) Open Source
5 4 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.64%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.64%) Equities
6 3 (1.64%) Derivative
6 3 (1.64%) Market Risk
6 3 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.64%) CMDB
7 2 (1.09%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.09%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.09%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.09%) W3C
8 1 (0.55%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.55%) Replication
8 1 (0.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 52 (28.42%) UNIX
2 37 (20.22%) Linux
3 20 (10.93%) Windows
4 11 (6.01%) Solaris
5 4 (2.19%) AIX
6 3 (1.64%) VMS
6 3 (1.64%) OpenVMS
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (18.58%) Migration
2 25 (13.66%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (12.57%) Data Modelling
4 22 (12.02%) ETL
4 22 (12.02%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (10.38%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (9.29%) Data Migration
7 15 (8.20%) OO
8 14 (7.65%) CRM
8 14 (7.65%) Analytics
9 12 (6.56%) Database Tuning
9 12 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (5.46%) Validation
11 9 (4.92%) ITIL
11 9 (4.92%) Workflow
11 9 (4.92%) Project Management
12 8 (4.37%) Scrum
12 8 (4.37%) Web Development
12 8 (4.37%) Unit Testing
13 7 (3.83%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 179 (97.81%) SQL
2 51 (27.87%) Java
3 35 (19.13%) Shell Script
4 32 (17.49%) C#
5 15 (8.20%) T-SQL
6 13 (7.10%) JavaScript
6 13 (7.10%) Perl
7 11 (6.01%) C++
8 8 (4.37%) VB
9 6 (3.28%) Python
10 5 (2.73%) VBA
10 5 (2.73%) C
11 4 (2.19%) PHP
12 3 (1.64%) Korn
13 2 (1.09%) Scala
13 2 (1.09%) VBScript
14 1 (0.55%) Delphi
14 1 (0.55%) SQR
14 1 (0.55%) XAML
14 1 (0.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (10.93%) Degree
2 7 (3.83%) SC Cleared
2 7 (3.83%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.83%) ISTQB
2 7 (3.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (1.09%) VCP4
4 1 (0.55%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.55%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.55%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.92%) GAAP
2 6 (3.28%) Solvency II
3 3 (1.64%) QA
4 1 (0.55%) HL7
4 1 (0.55%) DICOM
4 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.55%) SLA
4 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (2.73%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.19%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.83%) Control-M
2 4 (2.19%) Data Guard
3 3 (1.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.55%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 149 (81.42%) Oracle
2 12 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.01%) Sybase
4 10 (5.46%) Business Objects
5 9 (4.92%) Informatica
6 8 (4.37%) Cognos
6 8 (4.37%) Siebel
6 8 (4.37%) IBM
7 6 (3.28%) Adobe
8 5 (2.73%) Sun
8 5 (2.73%) TIBCO
8 5 (2.73%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.19%) webMethods
10 3 (1.64%) GigaSpaces
10 3 (1.64%) Pega
10 3 (1.64%) F5
10 3 (1.64%) BEA
11 2 (1.09%) SimCorp
11 2 (1.09%) SAP
11 2 (1.09%) Remedy
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