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 1 May 2016 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 99 115 116
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 58 88 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.66% 1.57% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.56% 3.72% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 67 60
Median daily rate £500 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £518 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -21.11%
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
1629 2363 2631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 46.66% 42.17% 42.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1382 1898 2042
Median daily rate £490 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.94% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £317 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £606 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 10
Median hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.76 £19.72 £15.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.10 £92.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016, 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 92 (96.84%) SQL
2 86 (90.53%) Oracle
3 52 (54.74%) Finance
4 48 (50.53%) Java
5 46 (48.42%) Oracle Database
6 34 (35.79%) Linux
6 34 (35.79%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (34.74%) Banking
8 32 (33.68%) Unix
9 28 (29.47%) SQL Server
10 26 (27.37%) Shell Script
11 25 (26.32%) Spring
11 25 (26.32%) Oracle Database 11g
12 23 (24.21%) TDD
13 21 (22.11%) Oracle Database 10g
14 19 (20.00%) Scrum
15 18 (18.95%) Migration
15 18 (18.95%) J2EE
15 18 (18.95%) Performance Tuning
16 17 (17.89%) Investment Banking
17 16 (16.84%) JavaScript
17 16 (16.84%) XML
18 14 (14.74%) ETL
18 14 (14.74%) Pair Programming
19 13 (13.68%) Maven
19 13 (13.68%) JIRA
19 13 (13.68%) Solaris
20 12 (12.63%) Tomcat
20 12 (12.63%) JMS
20 12 (12.63%) Data Warehouse

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 12 (12.63%) Tomcat
2 10 (10.53%) WebLogic
3 8 (8.42%) Oracle Coherence
4 5 (5.26%) Mule
5 4 (4.21%) Apache
5 4 (4.21%) JBoss
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (4.21%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.16%) PowerExchange
7 2 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.05%) Confluence
8 1 (1.05%) Jetty
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (2.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (2.11%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.11%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.05%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (1.05%) ION MarketView
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.05%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (1.05%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.32%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.21%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.16%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) SAN
2 3 (3.16%) NAS
3 1 (1.05%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (48.42%) Oracle Database
2 28 (29.47%) SQL Server
3 25 (26.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 21 (22.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (12.63%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (7.37%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (6.32%) MySQL
7 6 (6.32%) PowerCenter
7 6 (6.32%) Relational Database
8 5 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (4.21%) NoSQL
9 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (3.16%) Big Data
10 3 (3.16%) Data Mart
10 3 (3.16%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (3.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (2.11%) Cognos Report Studio
11 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) JIRA
1 13 (13.68%) Maven
2 12 (12.63%) Jenkins
3 10 (10.53%) Subversion
4 8 (8.42%) Git (software)
5 7 (7.37%) JUnit
5 7 (7.37%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (7.37%) Selenium
6 6 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (5.26%) Cucumber
7 5 (5.26%) EasyMock
7 5 (5.26%) Mockito
8 4 (4.21%) Ant
8 4 (4.21%) Gerrit
8 4 (4.21%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (4.21%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (4.21%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.11%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.11%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.11%) NUnit
General
1 52 (54.74%) Finance
2 33 (34.74%) Banking
3 17 (17.89%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.32%) Front Office
5 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.16%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.16%) Marketing
7 2 (2.11%) General Ledger
7 2 (2.11%) Law
8 1 (1.05%) Back Office
8 1 (1.05%) Electronics
8 1 (1.05%) Legal
8 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (62.11%) Developer
2 32 (33.68%) Java Developer
3 31 (32.63%) Senior Developer
4 23 (24.21%) Senior Java Developer
5 22 (23.16%) Oracle Developer
6 11 (11.58%) Consultant
6 11 (11.58%) DBA
6 11 (11.58%) PL/SQL Developer
7 10 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
8 9 (9.47%) Analyst
8 9 (9.47%) Lead Developer
8 9 (9.47%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 9 (9.47%) SQL Developer
9 8 (8.42%) Lead Java Developer
10 6 (6.32%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
11 5 (5.26%) Oracle Analyst
12 4 (4.21%) Analyst Developer
12 4 (4.21%) Senior SQL Developer
13 3 (3.16%) Applications Consultant
13 3 (3.16%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.32%) Spring
2 18 (18.95%) J2EE
3 16 (16.84%) XML
4 12 (12.63%) HTML
4 12 (12.63%) JMS
5 11 (11.58%) CSS
5 11 (11.58%) SOAP
6 10 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
6 10 (10.53%) Hibernate
6 10 (10.53%) REST
7 8 (8.42%) JSON
7 8 (8.42%) WebSphere MQ
7 8 (8.42%) XSLT
8 7 (7.37%) .NET
8 7 (7.37%) JPA
8 7 (7.37%) JSP
8 7 (7.37%) Spring Boot
9 6 (6.32%) RESTful
10 5 (5.26%) Java EE
10 5 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) Derivative
2 5 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.26%) Equities
2 5 (5.26%) Fixed Income
2 5 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.16%) Data Extraction
3 3 (3.16%) EMC Centera
3 3 (3.16%) Hedge funds
3 3 (3.16%) Market Risk
4 2 (2.11%) Life Science
4 2 (2.11%) Replication
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.05%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.05%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.05%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.05%) NHS
5 1 (1.05%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.05%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (35.79%) Linux
2 32 (33.68%) Unix
3 13 (13.68%) Solaris
4 6 (6.32%) Windows
5 5 (5.26%) AIX
6 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.05%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.79%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (24.21%) TDD
3 19 (20.00%) Scrum
4 18 (18.95%) Migration
4 18 (18.95%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (14.74%) ETL
5 14 (14.74%) Pair Programming
6 9 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (9.47%) Database Tuning
6 9 (9.47%) OO
6 9 (9.47%) UML
6 9 (9.47%) Unit Testing
7 8 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (8.42%) Data Modelling
7 8 (8.42%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (7.37%) BDD
8 7 (7.37%) Microservices
8 7 (7.37%) SOA
9 6 (6.32%) High Availability
9 6 (6.32%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 92 (96.84%) SQL
2 48 (50.53%) Java
3 26 (27.37%) Shell Script
4 16 (16.84%) JavaScript
5 9 (9.47%) Bash Shell
6 8 (8.42%) T-SQL
7 6 (6.32%) Python
8 5 (5.26%) ANSI SQL
8 5 (5.26%) C#
8 5 (5.26%) C++
9 3 (3.16%) C
9 3 (3.16%) C-shell
9 3 (3.16%) Korn
9 3 (3.16%) Perl
10 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.11%) VB
11 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.05%) VBA
11 1 (1.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.32%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.21%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.11%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) SLA
2 6 (6.32%) QA
3 2 (2.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.05%) GAAP
System Software
1 7 (7.37%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (4.21%) vCloud
3 2 (2.11%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (9.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (7.37%) SCOM
4 5 (5.26%) Data Guard
5 3 (3.16%) Control-M
Vendors
1 86 (90.53%) Oracle
2 9 (9.47%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.42%) Informatica
4 7 (7.37%) Sybase
4 7 (7.37%) Veritas
5 6 (6.32%) Red Hat
5 6 (6.32%) SAP
6 4 (4.21%) VMware
7 3 (3.16%) Cognos
7 3 (3.16%) EMC
8 2 (2.11%) Google
8 2 (2.11%) WorldPay
9 1 (1.05%) BMC
9 1 (1.05%) HP
9 1 (1.05%) IBM
9 1 (1.05%) ION Trading
9 1 (1.05%) Remedy
9 1 (1.05%) SunGard
9 1 (1.05%) Tableau
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