The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 London 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 377 337 389
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +52
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 16 44 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.068% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.30% 0.93% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 28 20
Average daily rate £406 £486 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.45% +8.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £260 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £600 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+32.81% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5300 4710 5416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.68% 21.77% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3748 3297 3513
Average daily rate £425 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 31
Average hourly rate £32.00 £22.85 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.04% -12.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.45 £17.30 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.75 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQLPlus
England

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 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
City of London -9 7 - - 1
SQLPlus
England

SQLPlus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 53 (98.15%) Oracle
2 52 (96.30%) SQL
3 31 (57.41%) Oracle Database
4 28 (51.85%) Finance
5 20 (37.04%) Relational Database
6 17 (31.48%) UNIX
6 17 (31.48%) PL/SQL
7 15 (27.78%) Banking
8 14 (25.93%) RDBMS
8 14 (25.93%) Business Analysis
9 13 (24.07%) Java
10 12 (22.22%) Toad
11 11 (20.37%) Solaris
11 11 (20.37%) Investment Banking
12 9 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (16.67%) Linux
12 9 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (14.81%) Windows
13 8 (14.81%) Oracle EBS
13 8 (14.81%) Oracle EBS R12
14 7 (12.96%) Back Office
14 7 (12.96%) Workflow
14 7 (12.96%) Oracle Workflow
14 7 (12.96%) ITIL
14 7 (12.96%) Shell Script
15 6 (11.11%) Legal
15 6 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
15 6 (11.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay

SQLPlus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.56%) Confluence
3 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.85%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (14.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle Assets
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle iProcurement
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (9.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) LDAP
1 5 (9.26%) FTP
1 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
1 5 (9.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (57.41%) Oracle Database
2 20 (37.04%) Relational Database
3 14 (25.93%) RDBMS
4 9 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (5.56%) QlikView
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.85%) Data Mart
9 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (1.85%) DB2
9 1 (1.85%) OLAP
9 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Toad
2 5 (9.26%) MSI
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (5.56%) Subversion
3 3 (5.56%) JDeveloper
3 3 (5.56%) JIRA
4 2 (3.70%) Maven
4 2 (3.70%) Ant
5 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.85%) Apache Ivy
General
1 28 (51.85%) Finance
2 15 (27.78%) Banking
3 11 (20.37%) Investment Banking
4 7 (12.96%) Back Office
5 6 (11.11%) Legal
6 5 (9.26%) Financial Institution
7 4 (7.41%) Front Office
7 4 (7.41%) Publishing
8 2 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Analyst
2 12 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 11 (20.37%) Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Oracle Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Release Manager
6 4 (7.41%) DBA
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Environment Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) XML
2 4 (7.41%) XSLT
3 2 (3.70%) ODBC
3 2 (3.70%) XML Messaging
4 1 (1.85%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.85%) MDX
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.85%) POSIX
4 1 (1.85%) Middleware
4 1 (1.85%) .NET
4 1 (1.85%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.85%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.56%) Wiki
2 3 (5.56%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.85%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.85%) NHS
3 1 (1.85%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (1.85%) Derivative
3 1 (1.85%) Informatics
3 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (31.48%) UNIX
2 11 (20.37%) Solaris
3 9 (16.67%) Linux
4 8 (14.81%) Windows
5 1 (1.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) Business Analysis
2 9 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (12.96%) ITIL
3 7 (12.96%) Workflow
4 6 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
5 5 (9.26%) Regression Testing
5 5 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (9.26%) Test Scripting
6 4 (7.41%) SOA
6 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.56%) Scrum
7 3 (5.56%) Database Tuning
7 3 (5.56%) MSF
7 3 (5.56%) Asset Management
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (5.56%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.56%) Analytics
8 2 (3.70%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 52 (96.30%) SQL
2 17 (31.48%) PL/SQL
3 13 (24.07%) Java
4 7 (12.96%) Shell Script
5 5 (9.26%) sed
5 5 (9.26%) VB
5 5 (9.26%) Python
6 4 (7.41%) C++
7 3 (5.56%) VBA
8 2 (3.70%) Uniface
8 2 (3.70%) C#
8 2 (3.70%) Perl
8 2 (3.70%) AWK
8 2 (3.70%) Korn
8 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) OCP
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) NFS
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) BladeLogic
2 2 (3.70%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (98.15%) Oracle
2 5 (9.26%) Remedy
2 5 (9.26%) HP
2 5 (9.26%) BMC
2 5 (9.26%) Opsware
2 5 (9.26%) ServiceNow
3 4 (7.41%) GoldenSource
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.70%) Nimsoft
5 2 (3.70%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.70%) CA
6 1 (1.85%) JDA
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