The table below looks at the statistics for SQLPlus skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQLPlus over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle SQL*Plus
England / North West
Rank - - 145
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £306
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 - £368
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50

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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
657 783 784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.84% 20.50% 23.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 503 481
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 39 12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £67.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -44.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%

SQLPlus
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing SQLPlus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQLPlus Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SQLPlus
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SQLPlus Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SQLPlus
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

SQLPlus Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SQLPlus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQLPlus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for SQLPlus.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Rational Robot
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) ClearQuest
3 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (25.00%) Sun
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) HPUX
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database

SQLPlus
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Rational Robot
2 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 2 (50.00%) ClearQuest
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software QA Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software QA Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
1 1 (25.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) HPUX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Sun