The table below looks at the statistics for SQLPlus skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQLPlus over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle SQL*Plus
Rank 237 219 238
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +19
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 11 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.63% 0.74% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +21.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 - -
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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1748 1750 1797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.82% 20.01% 18.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1008 941 867
Average daily rate £350 £368 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 48 46
Average hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £16.65 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

SQLPlus
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SQLPlus Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SQLPlus
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SQLPlus Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SQLPlus
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SQLPlus Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SQLPlus
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQLPlus across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SQLPlus Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

SQLPlus
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQLPlus within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Hampshire -10 10 £450 -
West Sussex - - - - 2
Berkshire - - - -
SQLPlus
England

SQLPlus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 28 (100.00%) Oracle
2 27 (96.43%) SQL
3 20 (71.43%) PL/SQL
4 19 (67.86%) WebLogic
5 18 (64.29%) Oracle Database
6 17 (60.71%) Linux
7 15 (53.57%) Perl
8 14 (50.00%) Shell Script
8 14 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
9 13 (46.43%) Korn
9 13 (46.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 12 (42.86%) Middleware
10 12 (42.86%) Windows
10 12 (42.86%) SOA
10 12 (42.86%) Oracle Linux
11 11 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (39.29%) Oracle Applications
11 11 (39.29%) ITIL
11 11 (39.29%) IBM
11 11 (39.29%) Sun
11 11 (39.29%) Red Hat
12 10 (35.71%) C
12 10 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (32.14%) Oracle RMAN
13 9 (32.14%) Toad
13 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (28.57%) AIX
14 8 (28.57%) Data Guard
14 8 (28.57%) Oracle BI EE

SQLPlus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 19 (67.86%) WebLogic
2 5 (17.86%) Apache
2 5 (17.86%) WebSphere
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.57%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) SAN
2 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) LDAP
2 5 (17.86%) Kerberos
2 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (17.86%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (64.29%) Oracle Database
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (21.43%) Oracle Discoverer
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.57%) MySQL
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Toad
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (3.57%) Hudson
5 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) DBA
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (17.86%) SQL DBA
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Configuration Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) Middleware
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (17.86%) XML
3 5 (17.86%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) WebCenter
4 1 (3.57%) Ajax
4 1 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Replication
2 5 (17.86%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Linux
2 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Oracle Linux
3 11 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (28.57%) AIX
5 7 (25.00%) UNIX
6 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (21.43%) Solaris
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) SOA
2 11 (39.29%) ITIL
3 10 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (17.86%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (17.86%) High Availability
6 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (17.86%) Document Management
7 4 (14.29%) E-business
7 4 (14.29%) ERP
8 2 (7.14%) Workflow
8 2 (7.14%) BCP
8 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.14%) System Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Dimensional Modelling
9 1 (3.57%) Software Distribution
9 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.57%) Web Development
9 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) SQL
2 20 (71.43%) PL/SQL
3 15 (53.57%) Perl
4 14 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 13 (46.43%) Korn
6 10 (35.71%) C
7 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
8 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
8 6 (21.43%) AWK
9 1 (3.57%) VB
9 1 (3.57%) Tcl
9 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (32.14%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (21.43%) Xen
4 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
4 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (17.86%) vSphere
4 5 (17.86%) OCFS2
5 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Data Guard
3 7 (25.00%) Tivoli
4 6 (21.43%) Puppet
4 6 (21.43%) Cobbler
5 2 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (39.29%) IBM
2 11 (39.29%) Sun
2 11 (39.29%) Red Hat
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (21.43%) EMC
4 6 (21.43%) VMware
5 5 (17.86%) NetApp
5 5 (17.86%) HP
5 5 (17.86%) Dell
5 5 (17.86%) JBoss
6 1 (3.57%) Veritas
6 1 (3.57%) Serena
6 1 (3.57%) Northgate
6 1 (3.57%) Capita
6 1 (3.57%) Fujitsu
6 1 (3.57%) Egenera