The table below looks at the statistics for SQLPlus 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 SQLPlus over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle SQL*Plus
Rank 167 187 208
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +21
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.022% 0.051%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.57% 0.082% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Median daily rate £450 £443 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -11.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £308 £440
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -30.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 - £55.00
SQLPlus
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
873 1224 1345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 25.53% 26.56% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 975 1028
Median daily rate £475 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -15.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

SQLPlus
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing SQLPlus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQLPlus Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SQLPlus
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 SQLPlus across the City of London region.

SQLPlus Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SQLPlus
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 SQLPlus across the City of London region.

SQLPlus Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SQLPlus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQLPlus 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 SQLPlus.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) WCAG
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) FTP
4 2 (33.33%) Toad
4 2 (33.33%) HP UFT
4 2 (33.33%) HP

SQLPlus
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle FAH
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (33.33%) Toad
2 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Agile .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Database Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer in Test
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle ETL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) JSP
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
1 2 (33.33%) Fintech
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) API Testing
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Database Optimisation
2 2 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) VBScript
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
1 2 (33.33%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Hyperion
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com