The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 106 112 96
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 464 490 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.90% 1.98% 2.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.56% 4.55% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 315 340
Average daily rate
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£420 £433 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.89% -3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £302 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £34.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -49.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £28.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+33.92% -25.82%
PL/SQL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10166 10765 10382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.55% 43.51% 40.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7294 7683 7251
Average daily rate £425 £428 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.75% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 91 136
Average hourly rate £32.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £17.50 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £115.50 £59.10 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in London

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PL/SQL across the London region.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in London

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in London

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL across the London region.

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in London

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
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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
City of London -5 118 £420 -2.89% 14
Canary Wharf +18 6 - -
Docklands, London +17 2 £274 -
Clapham - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Croydon - - - - 2
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Romford - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
PL/SQL
England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing PL/SQL 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 PL/SQL.

1 804 (97.93%) SQL
2 749 (91.23%) Oracle
3 287 (34.96%) Oracle Database
4 264 (32.16%) Finance
5 248 (30.21%) Java
6 222 (27.04%) UNIX
7 190 (23.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 174 (21.19%) Banking
9 169 (20.58%) Data Warehouse
10 155 (18.88%) XML
11 149 (18.15%) Agile Software Development
12 145 (17.66%) ETL
13 141 (17.17%) SQL Server
14 140 (17.05%) Linux
15 134 (16.32%) .NET
16 129 (15.71%) Data Modelling
17 117 (14.25%) JavaScript
18 114 (13.89%) Oracle Database 10g
19 112 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
19 112 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
20 107 (13.03%) Shell Script
21 96 (11.69%) Investment Banking
22 94 (11.45%) C#
23 93 (11.33%) Performance Tuning
24 88 (10.72%) Relational Database
24 88 (10.72%) HTML
25 86 (10.48%) Oracle Forms
26 85 (10.35%) Analytical Skills
27 83 (10.11%) Spring
28 79 (9.62%) Web Services

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing PL/SQL 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 PL/SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 53 (6.46%) Oracle Workflow
2 48 (5.85%) WebLogic
3 28 (3.41%) IIS
4 25 (3.05%) Tomcat
5 20 (2.44%) SAS
6 18 (2.19%) Apache
6 18 (2.19%) WebSphere
7 17 (2.07%) Oracle Coherence
8 14 (1.71%) SharePoint
9 12 (1.46%) Oracle Service Bus
10 10 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 10 (1.22%) WebLogic Portal
11 7 (0.85%) MQSeries
11 7 (0.85%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.73%) Node.js
12 6 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (0.61%) Oracle Application Server
13 5 (0.61%) Liferay
13 5 (0.61%) Confluence
14 4 (0.49%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 40 (4.87%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 10 (1.22%) InfoPath
2 10 (1.22%) MS Office
3 8 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.37%) MS Project
5 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.24%) FastStats
6 1 (0.12%) GIMP
6 1 (0.12%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 60 (7.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 54 (6.58%) Oracle EBS
3 45 (5.48%) Oracle Payables
4 42 (5.12%) Oracle General Ledger
5 38 (4.63%) Oracle Receivables
6 35 (4.26%) Oracle Assets
7 30 (3.65%) Oracle Applications
8 27 (3.29%) Oracle Financials
9 21 (2.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 16 (1.95%) Oracle 11i
11 14 (1.71%) Oracle iProcurement
12 13 (1.58%) Oracle Cash Management
13 10 (1.22%) Oracle CRM
14 9 (1.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 7 (0.85%) Oracle HRMS
16 6 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
17 5 (0.61%) Siebel Analytics
18 4 (0.49%) Cognos TM1
19 3 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
19 3 (0.37%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (3.05%) PaaS
3 10 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.71%) LDAP
2 10 (1.22%) SAN
3 9 (1.10%) HTTP
4 7 (0.85%) Internet
5 6 (0.73%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.24%) NAS
6 2 (0.24%) SSL
7 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (34.96%) Oracle Database
2 190 (23.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 169 (20.58%) Data Warehouse
4 141 (17.17%) SQL Server
5 114 (13.89%) Oracle Database 10g
6 112 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
7 88 (10.72%) Relational Database
8 45 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 40 (4.87%) RDBMS
9 40 (4.87%) Oracle ODI
10 38 (4.63%) Oracle BI EE
11 34 (4.14%) PowerCenter
12 33 (4.02%) MySQL
13 28 (3.41%) OLAP
14 27 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 26 (3.17%) QlikView
16 23 (2.80%) Big Data
17 22 (2.68%) Oracle OLAP
18 20 (2.44%) Data Mart
18 20 (2.44%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 86 (10.48%) Oracle Forms
2 63 (7.67%) Subversion
3 51 (6.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 40 (4.87%) Git (software)
5 31 (3.78%) JIRA
5 31 (3.78%) Oracle APEX
6 30 (3.65%) Maven
6 30 (3.65%) Toad
7 24 (2.92%) Ant
8 23 (2.80%) JUnit
9 18 (2.19%) Visual Studio
9 18 (2.19%) Eclipse
10 17 (2.07%) Jenkins
11 12 (1.46%) Mercurial
12 11 (1.34%) TeamCity
13 10 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
13 10 (1.22%) JDeveloper
14 9 (1.10%) Selenium
14 9 (1.10%) ERwin
14 9 (1.10%) Gerrit
General
1 264 (32.16%) Finance
2 174 (21.19%) Banking
3 96 (11.69%) Investment Banking
4 31 (3.78%) Front Office
5 25 (3.05%) Games
6 18 (2.19%) Financial Institution
7 17 (2.07%) Back Office
8 16 (1.95%) General Ledger
9 14 (1.71%) Marketing
10 12 (1.46%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.10%) Retail
11 9 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.97%) Legal
12 8 (0.97%) Advertising
13 6 (0.73%) Telecoms
14 5 (0.61%) Electronics
15 3 (0.37%) Billing
15 3 (0.37%) German Language
16 2 (0.24%) Czech Language
16 2 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 501 (61.02%) Developer
2 156 (19.00%) Oracle Developer
3 93 (11.33%) Java Developer
4 87 (10.60%) Analyst
5 85 (10.35%) Senior Developer
6 78 (9.50%) DBA
7 65 (7.92%) SQL Developer
8 64 (7.80%) Consultant
9 61 (7.43%) Oracle DBA
10 58 (7.06%) PL/SQL Developer
11 44 (5.36%) .NET Developer
12 30 (3.65%) Oracle Consultant
13 29 (3.53%) Senior .NET Developer
14 28 (3.41%) Support Analyst
15 27 (3.29%) Architect
16 26 (3.17%) Administrator
17 24 (2.92%) Oracle Analyst
18 21 (2.56%) Applications Support
19 19 (2.31%) ETL Developer
20 18 (2.19%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (18.88%) XML
2 134 (16.32%) .NET
3 88 (10.72%) HTML
4 83 (10.11%) Spring
5 79 (9.62%) Web Services
6 77 (9.38%) J2EE
7 64 (7.80%) CSS
8 62 (7.55%) Hibernate
9 55 (6.70%) .NET Framework
10 46 (5.60%) jQuery
11 45 (5.48%) ASP.NET
12 44 (5.36%) WCF
13 39 (4.75%) SOAP
14 36 (4.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 29 (3.53%) JSP
16 28 (3.41%) Middleware
17 26 (3.17%) Ajax
17 26 (3.17%) XSLT
17 26 (3.17%) HTML5
17 26 (3.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 85 (10.35%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (3.78%) Management Information System
2 31 (3.78%) Computer Science
3 29 (3.53%) Data Integration
4 25 (3.05%) Fixed Income
5 24 (2.92%) Market Risk
6 22 (2.68%) Derivative
7 21 (2.56%) Replication
8 16 (1.95%) Online Games
9 15 (1.83%) N-Tier
10 14 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 14 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.46%) Credit Risk
12 11 (1.34%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.34%) Clustering
13 10 (1.22%) Visualisation
14 9 (1.10%) Open Source
15 8 (0.97%) Hedge funds
16 7 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
16 7 (0.85%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 222 (27.04%) UNIX
2 140 (17.05%) Linux
3 41 (4.99%) Windows
4 18 (2.19%) Solaris
5 16 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (0.85%) AIX
7 4 (0.49%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.37%) SUSE
9 2 (0.24%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.24%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.24%) HPUX
9 2 (0.24%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.12%) Android
10 1 (0.12%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (18.15%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (17.66%) ETL
3 129 (15.71%) Data Modelling
4 112 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 93 (11.33%) Performance Tuning
6 78 (9.50%) Scrum
6 78 (9.50%) MVC
7 61 (7.43%) Workflow
7 61 (7.43%) TDD
8 57 (6.94%) Migration
8 57 (6.94%) OO
9 51 (6.21%) SOA
9 51 (6.21%) Analytics
10 43 (5.24%) Data Migration
11 41 (4.99%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (4.02%) UML
13 31 (3.78%) ITIL
13 31 (3.78%) Unit Testing
14 30 (3.65%) User Acceptance Testing
15 29 (3.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 804 (97.93%) SQL
2 248 (30.21%) Java
3 117 (14.25%) JavaScript
4 107 (13.03%) Shell Script
5 94 (11.45%) C#
6 75 (9.14%) T-SQL
7 34 (4.14%) Bash Shell
8 28 (3.41%) Python
9 22 (2.68%) VBScript
10 21 (2.56%) VB
11 19 (2.31%) Perl
12 14 (1.71%) Korn
13 13 (1.58%) VB.NET
14 11 (1.34%) VB6
15 10 (1.22%) C++
15 10 (1.22%) C
16 9 (1.10%) VBA
17 5 (0.61%) PowerShell
17 5 (0.61%) XAML
18 3 (0.37%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 54 (6.58%) Security Cleared
2 53 (6.46%) Degree
3 26 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 19 (2.31%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.61%) OCPJP
6 4 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (0.37%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.12%) ACCA
9 1 (0.12%) CIMA
9 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (9.26%) QA
2 10 (1.22%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.73%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.49%) SLA
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.12%) Basel II
6 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.12%) COREP
6 1 (0.12%) FINREP
System Software
1 52 (6.33%) Oracle RAC
2 32 (3.90%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (0.97%) vCloud
4 3 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (0.37%) SRDF
4 3 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.24%) HDFS
6 1 (0.12%) Cronacle
6 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 40 (4.87%) Data Guard
2 25 (3.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 16 (1.95%) Control-M
4 12 (1.46%) Puppet
5 10 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.61%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.61%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.37%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.24%) Oracle EDQ
9 2 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.24%) OpenSSO
10 1 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 749 (91.23%) Oracle
2 72 (8.77%) Informatica
3 65 (7.92%) Microsoft
4 62 (7.55%) Business Objects
5 26 (3.17%) Hyperion
6 20 (2.44%) IBM
7 18 (2.19%) Sybase
8 15 (1.83%) JBoss
8 15 (1.83%) Cognos
9 14 (1.71%) Red Hat
10 13 (1.58%) Teradata
10 13 (1.58%) Netezza
11 11 (1.34%) VMware
12 10 (1.22%) Talend
12 10 (1.22%) SAP
13 9 (1.10%) Adobe
14 8 (0.97%) Ab Initio
14 8 (0.97%) Telerik
15 6 (0.73%) Splunk
15 6 (0.73%) Siebel
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