The table below looks at the statistics for SQLPlus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQLPlus over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle SQL*Plus
Rank 85 77 80
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.20% 0.71% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate
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£306 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £290 £375
% change year-on-year
+32.75% -22.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -25.00%
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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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
334 282 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.69% 24.14% 25.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 165 177
Average daily rate £325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 19
Average hourly rate £24.00 £21.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.94% -29.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.15 £17.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £157.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -9.83%

SQLPlus
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SQLPlus Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SQLPlus
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SQLPlus Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SQLPlus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) RAD
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMS
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008

SQLPlus
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (50.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Integrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) VMS
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) RAD
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat