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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle SQL*Plus
Rank 243 225 235
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 10 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.60% 0.55% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 7
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£450 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
1663 1805 1878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.86% 20.56% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 958 979 898
Average daily rate £350 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 40 48
Average hourly rate £22.00 £28.13 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.77% -17.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.58 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

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 15 September 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 -9 9 £450 -
Berkshire +4 1 - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
SQLPlus
England

SQLPlus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 25 (96.15%) SQL
1 25 (96.15%) Oracle
2 18 (69.23%) PL/SQL
3 17 (65.38%) WebLogic
4 16 (61.54%) Linux
4 16 (61.54%) Oracle Database
5 13 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
5 13 (50.00%) Perl
6 12 (46.15%) SOA
6 12 (46.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 12 (46.15%) Shell Script
6 12 (46.15%) Middleware
6 12 (46.15%) Korn
7 11 (42.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (42.31%) Oracle Linux
7 11 (42.31%) Red Hat
7 11 (42.31%) Sun
7 11 (42.31%) Oracle Applications
7 11 (42.31%) IBM
7 11 (42.31%) Windows
8 10 (38.46%) ITIL
8 10 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (30.77%) Oracle RMAN
9 8 (30.77%) C
10 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
10 7 (26.92%) UNIX
10 7 (26.92%) AIX
10 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (26.92%) Oracle Reports

SQLPlus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 17 (65.38%) WebLogic
2 5 (19.23%) Apache
2 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.85%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) SAN
2 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) LDAP
2 5 (19.23%) Kerberos
2 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
2 5 (19.23%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle Database
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle Discoverer
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (7.69%) MySQL
6 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Toad
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) DBA
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (19.23%) SQL DBA
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Configuration Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) Middleware
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (19.23%) XML
3 5 (19.23%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (3.85%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) Replication
3 5 (19.23%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle Linux
3 7 (26.92%) UNIX
3 7 (26.92%) AIX
4 6 (23.08%) Solaris
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) SOA
2 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 10 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (19.23%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (19.23%) Coaching
5 5 (19.23%) High Availability
5 5 (19.23%) Document Management
5 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (15.38%) E-business
6 4 (15.38%) ERP
7 1 (3.85%) Workflow
7 1 (3.85%) BCP
7 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.85%) System Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.85%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) SQL
2 18 (69.23%) PL/SQL
3 13 (50.00%) Perl
4 12 (46.15%) Shell Script
4 12 (46.15%) Korn
5 8 (30.77%) C
6 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
6 6 (23.08%) AWK
7 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (23.08%) Xen
4 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
4 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (19.23%) vSphere
4 5 (19.23%) OCFS2
5 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (3.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (26.92%) Tivoli
2 7 (26.92%) Data Guard
3 6 (23.08%) Puppet
3 6 (23.08%) Cobbler
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Oracle
2 11 (42.31%) IBM
2 11 (42.31%) Sun
2 11 (42.31%) Red Hat
3 6 (23.08%) EMC
4 5 (19.23%) NetApp
4 5 (19.23%) HP
4 5 (19.23%) Dell
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) JBoss
4 5 (19.23%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Northgate
5 1 (3.85%) Capita
5 1 (3.85%) Fujitsu
5 1 (3.85%) Egenera
5 1 (3.85%) Veritas