The first table below looks at the demand for SQLPlus skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQLPlus over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the England region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle SQL*Plus
Rank 516 457 509
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +52
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 48 59 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.097% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.44% 0.64% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 38 32
Average daily rate £419 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.84% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £295 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+32.81% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £52.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10908 9247 10962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.95% 21.50% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7013 5720 6379
Average daily rate £390 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 196 223
Average hourly rate £35.80 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.18% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £15.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQLPlus
UK

SQLPlus
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQLPlus across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQLPlus Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQLPlus
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQLPlus across the England region.

SQLPlus Daily Rate Trend in England

SQLPlus
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQLPlus across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

SQLPlus Daily Rate Histogram in England

SQLPlus
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQLPlus across the England region.

SQLPlus Hourly Rate Trend in England

SQLPlus
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQLPlus within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East +11 19 £445 +25.08%
London -40 16 £406 -16.45% 1
East of England - 4 £425 -
Yorkshire -13 2 £500 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
North West - 2 £350 - 1
South West -19 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £365 -
South Coast - - - -
Midlands - - - -
SQLPlus
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SQLPlus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 93 (95.88%) SQL
2 91 (93.81%) Oracle
3 54 (55.67%) PL/SQL
3 54 (55.67%) Oracle Database
4 34 (35.05%) Finance
5 30 (30.93%) Linux
6 25 (25.77%) Relational Database
7 24 (24.74%) Toad
7 24 (24.74%) UNIX
8 22 (22.68%) Oracle Reports
8 22 (22.68%) Oracle EBS
8 22 (22.68%) Shell Script
9 20 (20.62%) Oracle RAC
10 19 (19.59%) Oracle Database 11g
10 19 (19.59%) RDBMS
10 19 (19.59%) WebLogic
11 17 (17.53%) Windows
12 16 (16.49%) Oracle Applications
12 16 (16.49%) ITIL
13 15 (15.46%) SQL Server
13 15 (15.46%) Java
13 15 (15.46%) Oracle Database 10g
13 15 (15.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 15 (15.46%) SOA
13 15 (15.46%) Banking
14 14 (14.43%) Business Analysis
14 14 (14.43%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (14.43%) Perl
14 14 (14.43%) Solaris
14 14 (14.43%) Performance Tuning

SQLPlus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 19 (19.59%) WebLogic
2 11 (11.34%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (8.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (5.15%) Confluence
5 3 (3.09%) Apache
5 3 (3.09%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.09%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.03%) GlassFish
Applications
1 5 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (22.68%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (16.49%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (12.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (8.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 7 (7.22%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (7.22%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (5.15%) Oracle Cash Management
6 5 (5.15%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (5.15%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 5 (5.15%) Oracle iProcurement
6 5 (5.15%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (5.15%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (2.06%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (2.06%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (2.06%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.19%) LDAP
1 6 (6.19%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.15%) FTP
2 5 (5.15%) SSH
3 2 (2.06%) SAN
4 1 (1.03%) Firewall
4 1 (1.03%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.03%) NAS
4 1 (1.03%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (55.67%) Oracle Database
2 25 (25.77%) Relational Database
3 22 (22.68%) Oracle Reports
4 19 (19.59%) RDBMS
4 19 (19.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (15.46%) Oracle Database 10g
5 15 (15.46%) SQL Server
6 14 (14.43%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (12.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (11.34%) Oracle BI EE
9 9 (9.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (7.22%) Oracle9i Database
11 7 (7.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 4 (4.12%) Oracle Discoverer
12 4 (4.12%) QlikView
13 3 (3.09%) Oracle OWB
13 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (1.03%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 24 (24.74%) Toad
2 12 (12.37%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (5.15%) MSI
4 5 (5.15%) JIRA
4 5 (5.15%) Subversion
5 4 (4.12%) Maven
5 4 (4.12%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.09%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.09%) JDeveloper
7 2 (2.06%) Ant
7 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.06%) Hudson
8 1 (1.03%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (1.03%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.03%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.03%) JMeter
General
1 34 (35.05%) Finance
2 15 (15.46%) Banking
3 11 (11.34%) Investment Banking
4 7 (7.22%) Back Office
5 6 (6.19%) Legal
6 5 (5.15%) Manufacturing
6 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
6 5 (5.15%) Financial Institution
7 4 (4.12%) Front Office
7 4 (4.12%) Publishing
8 3 (3.09%) Military
9 2 (2.06%) Retail
9 2 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (1.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (28.87%) Developer
2 21 (21.65%) Analyst
3 18 (18.56%) DBA
4 17 (17.53%) Oracle DBA
5 16 (16.49%) Oracle Developer
6 12 (12.37%) Business Analyst
7 8 (8.25%) Consultant
8 7 (7.22%) Oracle Consultant
9 6 (6.19%) Architect
10 5 (5.15%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 5 (5.15%) Oracle Financials Consultant
11 4 (4.12%) Oracle Analyst
11 4 (4.12%) Data Analyst
11 4 (4.12%) C# Developer
11 4 (4.12%) Technical Analyst
11 4 (4.12%) Release Manager
12 3 (3.09%) Senior Developer
12 3 (3.09%) Support Analyst
12 3 (3.09%) Technical Support
12 3 (3.09%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.37%) XML
1 12 (12.37%) Middleware
2 9 (9.28%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (8.25%) HTML
4 6 (6.19%) CSS
4 6 (6.19%) Ajax
4 6 (6.19%) jQuery
5 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET
5 5 (5.15%) .NET
6 4 (4.12%) XSLT
6 4 (4.12%) Web Services
6 4 (4.12%) .NET Framework
6 4 (4.12%) WCF
6 4 (4.12%) WPF
6 4 (4.12%) HTML5
6 4 (4.12%) Apache Cordova
6 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (2.06%) REST
7 2 (2.06%) XML Messaging
7 2 (2.06%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) Replication
2 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.09%) Wiki
3 3 (3.09%) NHS
3 3 (3.09%) Market Risk
4 2 (2.06%) Informatics
5 1 (1.03%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.03%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.03%) HACMP
5 1 (1.03%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (1.03%) Derivative
5 1 (1.03%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.93%) Linux
2 24 (24.74%) UNIX
3 17 (17.53%) Windows
4 14 (14.43%) Solaris
5 6 (6.19%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (5.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.15%) AIX
7 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.49%) ITIL
2 15 (15.46%) SOA
3 14 (14.43%) Business Analysis
3 14 (14.43%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (11.34%) Workflow
4 11 (11.34%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (9.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (9.28%) Scrum
6 8 (8.25%) High Availability
6 8 (8.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (8.25%) Procure-to-pay
7 6 (6.19%) E-business
8 5 (5.15%) Regression Testing
8 5 (5.15%) BCP
8 5 (5.15%) ERP
8 5 (5.15%) Data Modelling
8 5 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (5.15%) Test Scripting
9 4 (4.12%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.12%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 93 (95.88%) SQL
2 54 (55.67%) PL/SQL
3 22 (22.68%) Shell Script
4 15 (15.46%) Java
5 14 (14.43%) Perl
6 12 (12.37%) Korn
7 8 (8.25%) C
8 7 (7.22%) C#
8 7 (7.22%) Python
9 6 (6.19%) JavaScript
9 6 (6.19%) T-SQL
9 6 (6.19%) VB
10 5 (5.15%) VBA
10 5 (5.15%) AWK
10 5 (5.15%) Bash Shell
10 5 (5.15%) sed
11 4 (4.12%) C++
12 3 (3.09%) PowerShell
13 2 (2.06%) Uniface
14 1 (1.03%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 9 (9.28%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.12%) Degree
3 3 (3.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) OCP
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 20 (20.62%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (13.40%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (6.19%) NFS
4 3 (3.09%) Xen
5 2 (2.06%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.03%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.03%) vSphere
6 1 (1.03%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 15 (15.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (9.28%) Data Guard
3 4 (4.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (3.09%) Tivoli
4 3 (3.09%) Puppet
4 3 (3.09%) Cobbler
4 3 (3.09%) BladeLogic
5 2 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.06%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 91 (93.81%) Oracle
2 11 (11.34%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.22%) HP
4 5 (5.15%) BMC
4 5 (5.15%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.15%) Remedy
4 5 (5.15%) Opsware
4 5 (5.15%) ServiceNow
5 4 (4.12%) IBM
5 4 (4.12%) Telerik
5 4 (4.12%) GoldenSource
5 4 (4.12%) Sun
6 3 (3.09%) VMware
7 2 (2.06%) Serena
7 2 (2.06%) CA
7 2 (2.06%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.06%) EMC
7 2 (2.06%) Nimsoft
8 1 (1.03%) Northgate
8 1 (1.03%) Fujitsu
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