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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle SQL*Plus
Rank 242 227 206
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -21
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 13 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.071% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.85% 0.36% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £315 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £315 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £315 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £333 £363
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1536 1678 1455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.63% 19.96% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 854 812
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 58 34
Average hourly rate £34.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £13.92 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+24.07% -10.00%

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
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 26 January 2015. 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 -11 12 £425 -
West Sussex - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
SQLPlus
England

SQLPlus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 20 (95.24%) Oracle
3 17 (80.95%) Oracle Database
4 16 (76.19%) WebLogic
5 13 (61.90%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (52.38%) Data Guard
6 11 (52.38%) Oracle RMAN
6 11 (52.38%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 8 (38.10%) AIX
8 8 (38.10%) Perl
8 8 (38.10%) Toad
8 8 (38.10%) Replication
8 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
8 8 (38.10%) Korn
8 8 (38.10%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 7 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
9 7 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 7 (33.33%) SOA
10 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
11 5 (23.81%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
11 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (23.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 5 (23.81%) RDBMS

SQLPlus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 16 (76.19%) WebLogic
2 3 (14.29%) JBoss
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) LDAP
1 3 (14.29%) Kerberos
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
1 3 (14.29%) SAN
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) Oracle Database
2 11 (52.38%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
5 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Toad
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
1 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) DBA
2 15 (71.43%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (38.10%) SQL DBA
4 5 (23.81%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (19.05%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Administrator
8 1 (4.76%) Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Consultant
8 1 (4.76%) Delphi Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle Consultant
8 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Middleware
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (14.29%) WebCenter
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Replication
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) HACMP
4 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) AIX
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
3 4 (19.05%) Windows
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (33.33%) SOA
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) ERP
4 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) Document Management
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (14.29%) Coaching
6 2 (9.52%) BCP
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.76%) E-business
7 1 (4.76%) High Availability
7 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
2 8 (38.10%) Korn
2 8 (38.10%) Perl
3 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.52%) C
5 1 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (52.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) vSphere
3 3 (14.29%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Data Guard
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Oracle
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) Sun
3 3 (14.29%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) Dell
3 3 (14.29%) EMC
3 3 (14.29%) NetApp
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) IBM