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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle SQL*Plus
Rank 599 549 523
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -26
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 9 29 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.062% 0.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.085% 0.28% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 33
Average daily rate £513 £385 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.11% -14.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £306 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £459 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate - £368 £340
% change year-on-year
- +8.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £43.50 £50.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-13.00% +11.11%
SQLPlus
UK

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
10542 10230 10507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.33% 21.78% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7185 6706 6510
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 160 213
Average hourly rate £36.50 £30.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+14.06% +14.28%

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
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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 4 £513 +5.12% 3
East Midlands -10 3 - -
South West - 1 - - 2
West Midlands - 1 - -
SQLPlus
UK

SQLPlus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 31 (93.94%) SQL
2 27 (81.82%) Oracle
3 19 (57.58%) Oracle Database
4 18 (54.55%) PL/SQL
5 16 (48.48%) Finance
6 13 (39.39%) Unix
6 13 (39.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (36.36%) Oracle Forms
8 11 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
10 8 (24.24%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (24.24%) Retail
11 7 (21.21%) Linux
11 7 (21.21%) ETL
12 6 (18.18%) Windows
12 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (18.18%) OLTP
12 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
12 6 (18.18%) Project Management
12 6 (18.18%) Banking
12 6 (18.18%) BusinessObjects XI
12 6 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 6 (18.18%) Publishing
12 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
12 6 (18.18%) Dimensional Modelling
12 6 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
13 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (15.15%) MS Project
14 4 (12.12%) Oracle EBS

SQLPlus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (6.06%) MS Project Server
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Project
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (6.06%) CA PPM
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (6.06%) SAP R/3
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) LAN
1 2 (6.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) Oracle Database
2 13 (39.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (24.24%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 6 (18.18%) BusinessObjects XI
5 6 (18.18%) OLTP
5 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
6 4 (12.12%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
8 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (3.03%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (6.06%) JDeveloper
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) PVCS
3 1 (3.03%) Toad
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Retail
3 6 (18.18%) Banking
3 6 (18.18%) Publishing
4 3 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.03%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (3.03%) Law
6 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Business Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Business IT Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Business Objects Developer
5 4 (12.12%) IT Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) IT Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Data Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Management Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
1 2 (6.06%) HTML
1 2 (6.06%) REST
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
1 2 (6.06%) XML
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) DHTML
2 1 (3.03%) jQuery
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (3.03%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) AS400
2 2 (6.06%) FMCG
2 2 (6.06%) Life Science
3 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.03%) Derivative
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Unix
2 7 (21.21%) Linux
3 6 (18.18%) Windows
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.06%) Solaris
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.03%) VMS
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) ETL
2 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (18.18%) Dimensional Modelling
2 6 (18.18%) Project Management
2 6 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (12.12%) Workflow
4 3 (9.09%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Change Management
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.06%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (6.06%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (6.06%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (6.06%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Resource Management
5 2 (6.06%) Six Sigma
5 2 (6.06%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) SQL
2 18 (54.55%) PL/SQL
3 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 3 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) C#
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.03%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) MCP
3 1 (3.03%) MCSA
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) GAMP
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) vRealize
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (6.06%) WSUS
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.03%) WMI
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) CA
3 2 (6.06%) Intel Security
3 2 (6.06%) Jaspersoft
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) iManage