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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 112 107 112
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 47 98 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.40% 1.74% 1.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.92% 4.15% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 69 66
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £314 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.30 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £35.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year
- -32.38%
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
1611 2362 2529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 48.05% 41.92% 41.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1376 1909 1992
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £647
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 10
Median hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.76 £19.72 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £46.80 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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 29 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 29 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 97 (98.98%) SQL
2 88 (89.80%) Oracle
3 59 (60.20%) Finance
4 48 (48.98%) Java
4 48 (48.98%) Oracle Database
5 36 (36.73%) Unix
5 36 (36.73%) Linux
6 33 (33.67%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (33.67%) Banking
7 30 (30.61%) SQL Server
8 26 (26.53%) Shell Script
8 26 (26.53%) Spring
8 26 (26.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 24 (24.49%) TDD
10 21 (21.43%) Scrum
10 21 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
11 20 (20.41%) Migration
12 19 (19.39%) XML
12 19 (19.39%) Investment Banking
13 18 (18.37%) JavaScript
14 16 (16.33%) J2EE
15 14 (14.29%) HTML
15 14 (14.29%) Solaris
15 14 (14.29%) Pair Programming
15 14 (14.29%) Maven
15 14 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
16 13 (13.27%) Jenkins
16 13 (13.27%) Tomcat
17 12 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (12.24%) CSS

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 13 (13.27%) Tomcat
2 10 (10.20%) WebLogic
3 8 (8.16%) Oracle Coherence
4 5 (5.10%) JBoss
4 5 (5.10%) Mule
5 4 (4.08%) Apache
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (4.08%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.06%) PowerExchange
7 2 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.02%) Jetty
8 1 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (4.08%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 3 (3.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.06%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (3.06%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle FAH
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.02%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (1.02%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.02%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (1.02%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.18%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.12%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.06%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.12%) SAN
2 3 (3.06%) NAS
3 1 (1.02%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (48.98%) Oracle Database
2 30 (30.61%) SQL Server
3 26 (26.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 21 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (9.18%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (6.12%) MySQL
7 6 (6.12%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.08%) NoSQL
8 4 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (3.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (3.06%) PowerCenter
9 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (2.04%) Big Data
10 2 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (2.04%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (2.04%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (14.29%) Maven
2 13 (13.27%) Jenkins
3 12 (12.24%) JIRA
4 8 (8.16%) Subversion
5 7 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 7 (7.14%) JUnit
5 7 (7.14%) Selenium
6 6 (6.12%) Oracle APEX
6 6 (6.12%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (5.10%) Cucumber
7 5 (5.10%) EasyMock
7 5 (5.10%) Mockito
8 4 (4.08%) Ant
8 4 (4.08%) Gerrit
8 4 (4.08%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (4.08%) TeamCity
9 3 (3.06%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.04%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.04%) IntelliJ
General
1 59 (60.20%) Finance
2 33 (33.67%) Banking
3 19 (19.39%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.12%) Front Office
5 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.06%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.06%) Marketing
7 2 (2.04%) General Ledger
7 2 (2.04%) Law
8 1 (1.02%) Back Office
8 1 (1.02%) Electronics
8 1 (1.02%) Legal
8 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.02%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 60 (61.22%) Developer
2 32 (32.65%) Java Developer
3 31 (31.63%) Senior Developer
4 23 (23.47%) Oracle Developer
4 23 (23.47%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (11.22%) PL/SQL Developer
6 10 (10.20%) Analyst
6 10 (10.20%) DBA
6 10 (10.20%) Oracle DBA
6 10 (10.20%) SQL Developer
7 9 (9.18%) Consultant
7 9 (9.18%) Lead Developer
8 8 (8.16%) Lead Java Developer
8 8 (8.16%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Data Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Data Migration Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Oracle Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.53%) Spring
2 19 (19.39%) XML
3 16 (16.33%) J2EE
4 14 (14.29%) HTML
5 12 (12.24%) CSS
6 11 (11.22%) JMS
7 10 (10.20%) ActiveMQ
7 10 (10.20%) Hibernate
8 9 (9.18%) .NET
8 9 (9.18%) REST
8 9 (9.18%) SOAP
9 8 (8.16%) JSON
9 8 (8.16%) WebSphere MQ
9 8 (8.16%) XSLT
10 7 (7.14%) JPA
10 7 (7.14%) JSP
10 7 (7.14%) Spring Boot
11 6 (6.12%) RESTful
12 5 (5.10%) Apache Camel
12 5 (5.10%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.12%) Derivative
1 6 (6.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.10%) Equities
2 5 (5.10%) Fixed Income
3 3 (3.06%) Data Extraction
3 3 (3.06%) EMC Centera
3 3 (3.06%) Hedge funds
3 3 (3.06%) Market Risk
4 2 (2.04%) Life Science
4 2 (2.04%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.02%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.02%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.02%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.02%) Fintech
5 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.02%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 36 (36.73%) Linux
1 36 (36.73%) Unix
2 14 (14.29%) Solaris
3 7 (7.14%) Windows
4 5 (5.10%) AIX
5 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.02%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.67%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.49%) TDD
3 21 (21.43%) Scrum
4 20 (20.41%) Migration
5 14 (14.29%) Pair Programming
5 14 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (10.20%) ETL
6 10 (10.20%) OO
7 9 (9.18%) UML
8 8 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (8.16%) Data Migration
8 8 (8.16%) Data Modelling
8 8 (8.16%) Database Tuning
8 8 (8.16%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (8.16%) SOA
9 7 (7.14%) BDD
9 7 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.14%) Microservices
9 7 (7.14%) Unit Testing
10 6 (6.12%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (98.98%) SQL
2 48 (48.98%) Java
3 26 (26.53%) Shell Script
4 18 (18.37%) JavaScript
5 9 (9.18%) Bash Shell
5 9 (9.18%) T-SQL
6 7 (7.14%) Python
7 6 (6.12%) C#
8 5 (5.10%) ANSI SQL
9 4 (4.08%) C++
10 3 (3.06%) C
10 3 (3.06%) C-shell
10 3 (3.06%) Korn
10 3 (3.06%) VBScript
11 2 (2.04%) Perl
11 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.04%) VB
12 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (6.12%) Degree
2 5 (5.10%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.08%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.04%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.14%) QA
1 7 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (1.02%) GAAP
2 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (5.10%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (4.08%) vCloud
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (11.22%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (8.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (7.14%) SCOM
4 4 (4.08%) Data Guard
5 2 (2.04%) Control-M
6 1 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 88 (89.80%) Oracle
2 10 (10.20%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.14%) Veritas
4 6 (6.12%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.12%) Sybase
5 5 (5.10%) Informatica
6 4 (4.08%) VMware
7 3 (3.06%) EMC
7 3 (3.06%) SAP
8 2 (2.04%) Google
8 2 (2.04%) WorldPay
9 1 (1.02%) BMC
9 1 (1.02%) HP
9 1 (1.02%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.02%) IBM
9 1 (1.02%) Murex
9 1 (1.02%) OpenText
9 1 (1.02%) Remedy
9 1 (1.02%) SunGard
9 1 (1.02%) TIBCO
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Posted: 2 days ago
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