The table below looks at the statistics for SQLPlus 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 SQLPlus over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle SQL*Plus
Rank 393 376 359
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -17
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 6 39 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.12% 0.70% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 33 9
Average daily rate
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£366 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.61% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £378 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £600 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £315 £375
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
SQLPlus
England

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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5106 5588 4788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.34% 23.26% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3720 3908 3335
Average daily rate £425 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 34 47
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.87 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.64% +1.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £18.00 £18.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £57.50 £48.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%

SQLPlus
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SQLPlus Jobs Demand Trend in London

SQLPlus
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SQLPlus Daily Rate Trend in London

SQLPlus
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SQLPlus Hourly Rate Trend in London

SQLPlus
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 SQLPlus within the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 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 -14 3 - -
SQLPlus
England

SQLPlus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (83.33%) PL/SQL
3 10 (55.56%) UNIX
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 8 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (44.44%) ETL
6 7 (38.89%) Linux
6 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (33.33%) Data Modelling
7 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (27.78%) C
8 5 (27.78%) Java
8 5 (27.78%) Toad
8 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
8 5 (27.78%) Project Management
8 5 (27.78%) Change Management
8 5 (27.78%) Subversion
8 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (22.22%) Business Objects
9 4 (22.22%) Solaris
9 4 (22.22%) CRM
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (22.22%) Data Guard
9 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server

SQLPlus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (11.11%) Data Mart
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (11.11%) DB2
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (11.11%) DataStage
8 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (5.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Toad
1 5 (27.78%) Subversion
2 2 (11.11%) Maven
2 2 (11.11%) Ant
2 2 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (11.11%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (11.11%) ERwin
General
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
1 6 (33.33%) DBA
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Development DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Development DBA
5 1 (5.56%) ETL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
1 2 (11.11%) Regular Expression
2 1 (5.56%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Replication
2 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.56%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) UNIX
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Solaris
4 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ETL
2 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (27.78%) Project Management
4 5 (27.78%) Change Management
4 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (22.22%) CRM
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) Service Management
6 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Data Security
7 2 (11.11%) Security Management
7 2 (11.11%) Validation
7 2 (11.11%) Test Management
7 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Web Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 2 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) PL/SQL
3 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
3 5 (27.78%) C
3 5 (27.78%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) Korn
4 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Business Objects
3 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (16.67%) F5
4 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 2 (11.11%) Cognos
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Informatica