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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
London / City of London
Rank 127 114 117
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 28 35 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.97% 1.14% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.92% 2.57% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 57
Median daily rate £450 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £530 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £43.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-20.11% -5.94%

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
1458 1360 2320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 50.38% 44.26% 45.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1217 1121 1911
Median daily rate £475 £480 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% +3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 3
Median hourly rate - £29.64 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 65 (98.48%) SQL
2 53 (80.30%) Oracle
3 33 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (45.45%) Finance
5 27 (40.91%) XML
6 25 (37.88%) Unix
6 25 (37.88%) Java
7 24 (36.36%) Shell Script
7 24 (36.36%) Oracle Database
8 21 (31.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 20 (30.30%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (28.79%) Banking
11 18 (27.27%) Linux
12 17 (25.76%) Data Modelling
12 17 (25.76%) SDLC
13 16 (24.24%) ETL
14 15 (22.73%) JavaScript
14 15 (22.73%) Jenkins
15 14 (21.21%) Git (software)
15 14 (21.21%) Spring
15 14 (21.21%) Maven
15 14 (21.21%) JIRA
15 14 (21.21%) J2EE
15 14 (21.21%) JMS
15 14 (21.21%) Performance Tuning
16 12 (18.18%) Scrum
16 12 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (18.18%) SOAP
17 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
17 11 (16.67%) Analytics

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 5 (7.58%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.06%) Confluence
2 4 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (6.06%) Mule
2 4 (6.06%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.03%) JBoss
3 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.03%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Firewall
1 1 (1.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (36.36%) Oracle Database
2 21 (31.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 20 (30.30%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (7.58%) Big Data
5 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (6.06%) Hadoop
6 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (6.06%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (6.06%) Power BI
6 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (4.55%) DataStage
7 3 (4.55%) OLTP
7 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.55%) SQLPlus
7 3 (4.55%) VLDB
8 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.03%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 15 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 14 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 14 (21.21%) JIRA
2 14 (21.21%) Maven
3 10 (15.15%) JUnit
3 10 (15.15%) Mockito
4 6 (9.09%) Subversion
5 5 (7.58%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (6.06%) Ant
6 4 (6.06%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.06%) EasyMock
6 4 (6.06%) Gerrit
6 4 (6.06%) GitLab
6 4 (6.06%) Gradle
6 4 (6.06%) IntelliJ
6 4 (6.06%) Selenium
7 2 (3.03%) Spock
7 2 (3.03%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.52%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (45.45%) Finance
2 19 (28.79%) Banking
3 10 (15.15%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Front Office
4 2 (3.03%) Law
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
5 1 (1.52%) Billing
5 1 (1.52%) Legal
5 1 (1.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 46 (69.70%) Developer
2 20 (30.30%) Oracle Developer
3 15 (22.73%) PL/SQL Developer
3 15 (22.73%) SQL Developer
4 13 (19.70%) Java Developer
5 11 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 9 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Consultant
7 6 (9.09%) DBA
8 5 (7.58%) Netezza Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Agile Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Elasticsearch Developer
9 4 (6.06%) ETL Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Test Automation Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Test Automation Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Data Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) Development DBA
10 3 (4.55%) ETL Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (40.91%) XML
2 14 (21.21%) J2EE
2 14 (21.21%) JMS
2 14 (21.21%) Spring
3 12 (18.18%) SOAP
4 10 (15.15%) JDBC
4 10 (15.15%) JSON
4 10 (15.15%) REST
5 9 (13.64%) HTML
6 8 (12.12%) ActiveMQ
6 8 (12.12%) Java EE
6 8 (12.12%) JPA
6 8 (12.12%) Spring Boot
7 7 (10.61%) Web Services
8 6 (9.09%) Hibernate
8 6 (9.09%) JSP
9 5 (7.58%) CSS
10 4 (6.06%) .NET
10 4 (6.06%) JAXB
10 4 (6.06%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Data Structures
1 8 (12.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (7.58%) Fintech
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.06%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.55%) Credit Risk
4 3 (4.55%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.03%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.03%) Life Science
5 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.03%) Statistics
6 1 (1.52%) CMDB
6 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.52%) Derivative
6 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.52%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (37.88%) Unix
2 18 (27.27%) Linux
3 5 (7.58%) Windows
4 3 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.76%) Data Modelling
2 17 (25.76%) SDLC
3 16 (24.24%) ETL
4 14 (21.21%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (18.18%) Scrum
6 11 (16.67%) Analytics
7 10 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (13.64%) OO
8 9 (13.64%) UML
9 8 (12.12%) Database Optimisation
9 8 (12.12%) Microservices
9 8 (12.12%) Multithreading
9 8 (12.12%) TDD
10 7 (10.61%) BDD
10 7 (10.61%) Configuration Management
10 7 (10.61%) DevOps
10 7 (10.61%) Unit Testing
11 6 (9.09%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 65 (98.48%) SQL
2 25 (37.88%) Java
3 24 (36.36%) Shell Script
4 15 (22.73%) JavaScript
5 10 (15.15%) Bash Shell
6 6 (9.09%) C#
6 6 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.55%) XPath
8 2 (3.03%) Korn
9 1 (1.52%) Python
9 1 (1.52%) VBA
9 1 (1.52%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) IBM Certification
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
2 4 (6.06%) Data Quality
2 4 (6.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Control-M
1 4 (6.06%) SCOM
2 3 (4.55%) Data Guard
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.52%) Ansible
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 53 (80.30%) Oracle
2 9 (13.64%) WorldPay
3 6 (9.09%) Netezza
4 5 (7.58%) Informatica
5 4 (6.06%) Google
5 4 (6.06%) Teradata
6 3 (4.55%) Cognos
7 2 (3.03%) BMC
7 2 (3.03%) IBM
7 2 (3.03%) Solace
7 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.03%) Talend
8 1 (1.52%) Alteryx
8 1 (1.52%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.52%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.52%) Remedy
8 1 (1.52%) Splunk
8 1 (1.52%) Sybase
8 1 (1.52%) Tableau
8 1 (1.52%) Veritas
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