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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQLPlus over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle SQL*Plus
Rank 197 207 212
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 4 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.069% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.31% 1.05% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 12
Average daily rate
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£475 £456 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £413 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1296 1625 1614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.34% 22.72% 20.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 986 1225 1174
Average daily rate £450 £434 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.68% -3.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £347 £335
% change year-on-year
+0.86% +3.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 19
Average hourly rate £44.50 £38.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.10% +16.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -3.22%

SQLPlus
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQLPlus across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQLPlus across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

SQLPlus Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SQLPlus 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 SQLPlus.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) Oracle
2 13 (92.86%) Finance
3 12 (85.71%) PL/SQL
4 9 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (64.29%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (50.00%) Procure-to-pay
5 7 (50.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (35.71%) Workflow
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (35.71%) Business Objects
6 5 (35.71%) ETL
6 5 (35.71%) JDeveloper
7 4 (28.57%) Informatica
7 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
8 3 (21.43%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (21.43%) Legal
8 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
8 3 (21.43%) Banking
8 3 (21.43%) Data Management
8 3 (21.43%) XML
8 3 (21.43%) UNIX

SQLPlus
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SQLPlus 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 SQLPlus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (14.29%) Siebel Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (14.29%) Data Mart
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (35.71%) JDeveloper
2 2 (14.29%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (14.29%) ERwin
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Toad
3 1 (7.14%) Ant
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Legal
2 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) General Ledger
4 1 (7.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Business Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) DBA
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) E-Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Business Objects Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Development DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 2 (14.29%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (35.71%) Workflow
2 5 (35.71%) ETL
3 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) SOA
5 2 (14.29%) Data Security
5 2 (14.29%) Security Management
5 2 (14.29%) Database Tuning
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (85.71%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) VBA
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Business Objects
3 4 (28.57%) Informatica
4 2 (14.29%) Siebel