The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle SQL*Plus
Rank 566 555 509
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -46
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 24 31 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.061% 0.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.20% 0.28% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 26
Average daily rate
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£409 £450 £461
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.16% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £450 £313
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +44.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £28.89 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.02% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12082 10883 10788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.78% 21.53% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8056 6886 6811
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 155 195
Average hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.00 £17.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.00 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 13 £496 +16.76% 1
North East - 4 £320 -
East Midlands -9 2 - - 1
South East -32 2 - - 1
North West - 2 £375 -
East of England - 1 £463 -
SQLPlus
UK

SQLPlus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 44 (84.62%) Oracle
2 43 (82.69%) SQL
3 30 (57.69%) Oracle Database
4 28 (53.85%) PL/SQL
5 19 (36.54%) Oracle Reports
6 18 (34.62%) Toad
7 17 (32.69%) Oracle BI EE
8 16 (30.77%) Finance
9 15 (28.85%) Oracle Forms
9 15 (28.85%) UNIX
10 14 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (25.00%) Linux
12 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database 10g
13 10 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (17.31%) BusinessObjects
15 8 (15.38%) GAMP
15 8 (15.38%) Shell Script
15 8 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (15.38%) Retail
15 8 (15.38%) Oracle APEX
15 8 (15.38%) Relational Database
16 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (13.46%) BusinessObjects XI
16 7 (13.46%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 7 (13.46%) Dimensional Modelling
16 7 (13.46%) NHS
16 7 (13.46%) OLTP
16 7 (13.46%) Oracle9i Database
16 7 (13.46%) ETL

SQLPlus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) FTP
1 3 (5.77%) RTP
2 1 (1.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (57.69%) Oracle Database
2 19 (36.54%) Oracle Reports
3 17 (32.69%) Oracle BI EE
4 14 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (17.31%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (15.38%) Relational Database
9 7 (13.46%) BusinessObjects XI
9 7 (13.46%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 7 (13.46%) OLTP
9 7 (13.46%) Oracle9i Database
10 5 (9.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
11 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
12 3 (5.77%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 3 (5.77%) Oracle Discoverer
12 3 (5.77%) SQL Navigator
12 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (34.62%) Toad
2 15 (28.85%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (15.38%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.92%) Selenium
5 1 (1.92%) ProC
5 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (15.38%) Retail
3 6 (11.54%) Publishing
4 3 (5.77%) General Ledger
5 2 (3.85%) Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.92%) Electronics
6 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Analyst Programmer
3 8 (15.38%) Programmer
4 7 (13.46%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (11.54%) DBA
6 5 (9.62%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (7.69%) Business Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Business Objects Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (5.77%) OBIEE Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Oracle Applications Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Technical Support
9 2 (3.85%) Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Data Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) XML
2 2 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (1.92%) .NET
3 1 (1.92%) J2EE
3 1 (1.92%) CSS
3 1 (1.92%) Web Services
3 1 (1.92%) POSIX
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Streams
3 1 (1.92%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) NHS
1 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) PACS
3 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.85%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.92%) DTV
5 1 (1.92%) Replication
5 1 (1.92%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) UNIX
2 13 (25.00%) Linux
3 6 (11.54%) Solaris
4 4 (7.69%) Windows
5 3 (5.77%) HPUX
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.92%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (13.46%) ETL
2 7 (13.46%) Dimensional Modelling
3 6 (11.54%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (5.77%) Data Modelling
4 3 (5.77%) ITIL
4 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
5 2 (3.85%) Workflow
5 2 (3.85%) Migration
5 2 (3.85%) Service Management
5 2 (3.85%) Procure-to-pay
5 2 (3.85%) Test Scripting
5 2 (3.85%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (3.85%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (3.85%) Data Analysis
6 1 (1.92%) Server Patching
6 1 (1.92%) SDLC
6 1 (1.92%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.92%) DevOps
6 1 (1.92%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 43 (82.69%) SQL
2 28 (53.85%) PL/SQL
3 8 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.77%) Java
5 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.85%) Perl
5 2 (3.85%) C#
5 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.92%) C
6 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.92%) VB
6 1 (1.92%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) OCP
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) GAMP
2 3 (5.77%) SLA
3 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.85%) Control-M
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (84.62%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) HP
4 2 (3.85%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.92%) JDA
5 1 (1.92%) NetApp
5 1 (1.92%) Tableau
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) Cognos
5 1 (1.92%) Siebel