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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle SQL*Plus
Rank - 222 234
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 0 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.20% 0.024%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.04% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £450 £423
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +6.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -
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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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1708 1728 1567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.27% 18.83% 19.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1071 989 867
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 34 55
Average hourly rate £25.00 £42.50 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +47.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £14.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £32.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-11.72% +13.04%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 9 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (88.89%) WebLogic
3 7 (77.78%) AIX
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (66.67%) Data Guard
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
5 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (55.56%) Oracle Clusterware
5 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
5 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 5 (55.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 4 (44.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (33.33%) Replication
7 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
7 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (33.33%) Korn
7 3 (33.33%) Perl
7 3 (33.33%) SOA
7 3 (33.33%) SLA
7 3 (33.33%) Toad
7 3 (33.33%) Oracle Flashback

SQLPlus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 8 (88.89%) WebLogic
2 2 (22.22%) JBoss
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) Kerberos
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) LDAP
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Toad
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) DBA
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) WebCenter
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) AIX
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Database Mirroring
3 2 (22.22%) Coaching
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Document Management
3 2 (22.22%) BCP
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 3 (33.33%) Korn
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (22.22%) OCFS2
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (66.67%) Data Guard
2 5 (55.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Sun
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 2 (22.22%) EMC
3 2 (22.22%) NetApp
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) VMware