The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
UK
Rank 205 163 99
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -64
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 533 774 1049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.21% 1.52% 2.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.98% 3.95% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 433 647
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 6
Median hourly rate £34.75 £43.50 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.11% -5.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.55 £37.30 £41.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.15 £44.20 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £43.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-20.11% -5.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
17867 19589 19342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.58% 38.55% 38.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 12186 13269 12961
Median daily rate £438 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 410 511 416
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +13.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £18.27 £17.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £46.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing PL/SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PL/SQL within the UK.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL within the UK.

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -56 465 £425 +4.75% 111
London -22 199 £450 +5.88% 43
South East -59 78 £425 +1.19% 22
Scotland +39 55 £325 -7.14% 13
South West +29 51 £388 -3.12% 14
North West -2 31 £338 -15.62% 6
East Midlands -13 31 £150 -52.38% 3
City of London -13 28 £450 +28.57% 7
Edinburgh +38 26 £325 - 10
Hampshire +16 25 £433 +28.14% 4
Yorkshire -13 22 £375 +3.44% 9
West Midlands -32 21 £413 -12.23% 5
Wiltshire +19 20 £490 +24.44%
Berkshire +1 20 £425 -1.44% 5
East of England -14 20 £220 -36.46% 9
Manchester +16 16 £300 -25.00% 5
Glasgow +3 14 £325 -7.14% 2
Nottinghamshire -9 14 £310 -1.58% 3
Reading +5 13 £425 -10.52% 1
Derbyshire - 13 £136 -
Buckinghamshire -1 12 £338 +14.40% 2
Milton Keynes +6 11 £338 +12.50% 2
North East -10 11 £313 -21.38%
Nottingham -15 11 £350 +11.11% 3
Gloucestershire +8 10 £397 -16.52% 1
West Yorkshire +3 10 £450 +16.12% 4
Essex -15 10 £260 -42.22% 1
Surrey -21 10 £475 +11.76% 1
Tyne and Wear -22 10 £313 -15.54%
Andover - 10 £425 -

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 1215 (98.86%) SQL
2 1051 (85.52%) Oracle
3 435 (35.39%) Oracle Database
4 402 (32.71%) Java
5 372 (30.27%) Finance
6 370 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
7 287 (23.35%) Unix
8 240 (19.53%) XML
9 231 (18.80%) Business Intelligence
10 229 (18.63%) Oracle Database 11g
11 209 (17.01%) Data Warehouse
12 195 (15.87%) Shell Script
13 192 (15.62%) ETL
14 184 (14.97%) JavaScript
15 174 (14.16%) SQL Server
16 169 (13.75%) Linux
17 161 (13.10%) Data Modelling
18 148 (12.04%) Oracle Reports
19 139 (11.31%) Spring
20 138 (11.23%) Oracle Database 10g
21 129 (10.50%) HTML
22 127 (10.33%) Banking
23 122 (9.93%) Migration
24 120 (9.76%) Oracle Forms
24 120 (9.76%) Relational Database
25 119 (9.68%) J2EE
26 116 (9.44%) Web Services
27 113 (9.19%) Performance Tuning
28 110 (8.95%) Scrum
29 109 (8.87%) Hibernate

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 107 (8.71%) WebLogic
2 78 (6.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 51 (4.15%) Oracle Workflow
4 42 (3.42%) Confluence
5 39 (3.17%) JBoss
6 33 (2.69%) WebSphere
7 27 (2.20%) Tomcat
8 22 (1.79%) Apache
9 15 (1.22%) WebLogic Portal
10 13 (1.06%) Oracle Service Bus
10 13 (1.06%) SAS
11 10 (0.81%) Apache Spark
11 10 (0.81%) IIS
12 8 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
13 6 (0.49%) SharePoint
13 6 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (0.41%) Liferay
14 5 (0.41%) Mule
15 4 (0.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 33 (2.69%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.44%) MS Office
3 19 (1.55%) MS Project
4 8 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.081%) EngageOne
6 1 (0.081%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.081%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.081%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 105 (8.54%) Oracle EBS
2 72 (5.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 67 (5.45%) Oracle Applications
4 33 (2.69%) Oracle Payables
5 24 (1.95%) Oracle Receivables
6 20 (1.63%) Oracle 11i
7 18 (1.46%) Oracle General Ledger
8 17 (1.38%) Oracle Financials
9 16 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
10 15 (1.22%) Oracle Cash Management
11 11 (0.90%) Oracle Assets
11 11 (0.90%) Oracle HRMS
12 10 (0.81%) Oracle Payroll
12 10 (0.81%) Sonata
13 9 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 8 (0.65%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 7 (0.57%) Oracle Retail
16 6 (0.49%) Demantra
17 5 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
17 5 (0.41%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 28 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (0.33%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (0.33%) Route 53
4 4 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.16%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.081%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.081%) GitHub
6 1 (0.081%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.14%) LDAP
2 13 (1.06%) TCP/IP
3 11 (0.90%) HTTP
4 10 (0.81%) DNS
4 10 (0.81%) Firewall
4 10 (0.81%) SSH
5 8 (0.65%) OpenLDAP
6 6 (0.49%) FTP
6 6 (0.49%) SSL
7 5 (0.41%) VPN
8 4 (0.33%) Intranet
9 2 (0.16%) PuTTY
9 2 (0.16%) SAN
10 1 (0.081%) Internet
10 1 (0.081%) NAS
10 1 (0.081%) Skype
10 1 (0.081%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 435 (35.39%) Oracle Database
2 229 (18.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 209 (17.01%) Data Warehouse
4 174 (14.16%) SQL Server
5 148 (12.04%) Oracle Reports
6 138 (11.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 120 (9.76%) Relational Database
8 104 (8.46%) Oracle Database 12c
9 95 (7.73%) BusinessObjects
10 63 (5.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 61 (4.96%) RDBMS
12 54 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 48 (3.91%) Oracle BI EE
14 38 (3.09%) Crystal Reports
14 38 (3.09%) SAP Data Services
15 34 (2.77%) MySQL
16 32 (2.60%) Hadoop
17 30 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 29 (2.36%) Oracle ODI
19 27 (2.20%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 120 (9.76%) Oracle Forms
2 105 (8.54%) JIRA
3 77 (6.27%) Jenkins
4 72 (5.86%) Oracle APEX
5 70 (5.70%) Maven
6 64 (5.21%) Subversion
7 63 (5.13%) Git (software)
8 59 (4.80%) JUnit
9 39 (3.17%) TeamCity
10 38 (3.09%) Selenium
10 38 (3.09%) Toad
11 29 (2.36%) Mockito
12 26 (2.12%) Ant
13 25 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
14 21 (1.71%) Eclipse
14 21 (1.71%) Talend Open Studio
15 20 (1.63%) CA Gen
16 19 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 16 (1.30%) JDeveloper
18 15 (1.22%) Cucumber
General
1 372 (30.27%) Finance
2 127 (10.33%) Banking
3 46 (3.74%) Retail
4 39 (3.17%) Investment Banking
4 39 (3.17%) Manufacturing
5 34 (2.77%) Telecoms
6 31 (2.52%) Back Office
7 20 (1.63%) Front Office
8 15 (1.22%) Publishing
9 14 (1.14%) General Ledger
10 13 (1.06%) Billing
10 13 (1.06%) Marketing
11 10 (0.81%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.73%) Electronics
13 8 (0.65%) Advertising
13 8 (0.65%) Law
14 7 (0.57%) Legal
14 7 (0.57%) Military
15 4 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 698 (56.79%) Developer
2 308 (25.06%) Oracle Developer
3 194 (15.79%) SQL Developer
4 152 (12.37%) PL/SQL Developer
5 147 (11.96%) Analyst
6 133 (10.82%) Java Developer
7 106 (8.62%) Consultant
8 74 (6.02%) DBA
9 67 (5.45%) Oracle Consultant
10 65 (5.29%) Architect
11 61 (4.96%) Senior Developer
12 60 (4.88%) Oracle DBA
13 47 (3.82%) ETL Developer
14 38 (3.09%) Senior Java Developer
15 32 (2.60%) Applications Support
15 32 (2.60%) Informatica Developer
15 32 (2.60%) SQL Analyst
16 31 (2.52%) Oracle Forms Developer
17 29 (2.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 28 (2.28%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (19.53%) XML
2 139 (11.31%) Spring
3 129 (10.50%) HTML
4 119 (9.68%) J2EE
5 116 (9.44%) Web Services
6 109 (8.87%) Hibernate
7 100 (8.14%) .NET
8 87 (7.08%) CSS
9 79 (6.43%) SOAP
10 74 (6.02%) jQuery
11 57 (4.64%) JSON
12 55 (4.48%) Ajax
13 54 (4.39%) Java EE
13 54 (4.39%) JMS
13 54 (4.39%) REST
14 51 (4.15%) XSLT
15 45 (3.66%) JSF
16 42 (3.42%) EJB
16 42 (3.42%) Middleware
17 39 (3.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 103 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 27 (2.20%) Mainframe
4 24 (1.95%) Data Structures
5 21 (1.71%) Management Information System
5 21 (1.71%) Replication
6 17 (1.38%) Data Conversion
6 17 (1.38%) Fintech
6 17 (1.38%) User Experience
7 16 (1.30%) Data Integration
7 16 (1.30%) Visualisation
8 13 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (0.98%) Data Centre
10 11 (0.90%) Derivative
11 10 (0.81%) Data Extraction
11 10 (0.81%) Hedge funds
12 9 (0.73%) Performance Metrics
13 8 (0.65%) Reference Data
13 8 (0.65%) Virtual Team
13 8 (0.65%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 287 (23.35%) Unix
2 169 (13.75%) Linux
3 63 (5.13%) Windows
4 41 (3.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (1.71%) Solaris
6 15 (1.22%) AIX
7 14 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
8 13 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (0.98%) HPUX
9 12 (0.98%) Windows 7
9 12 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (0.81%) Windows Server
11 9 (0.73%) VME
12 7 (0.57%) Windows XP
13 6 (0.49%) CentOS
14 4 (0.33%) CoreOS
14 4 (0.33%) SUSE
15 3 (0.24%) MVS
15 3 (0.24%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (18.80%) Business Intelligence
3 192 (15.62%) ETL
4 161 (13.10%) Data Modelling
5 122 (9.93%) Migration
6 113 (9.19%) Performance Tuning
7 110 (8.95%) Scrum
8 96 (7.81%) OO
9 93 (7.57%) Waterfall
10 88 (7.16%) SDLC
11 86 (7.00%) Unit Testing
12 84 (6.83%) SOA
13 74 (6.02%) TDD
14 68 (5.53%) Workflow
15 67 (5.45%) Data Migration
16 66 (5.37%) Data Analysis
17 63 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
18 56 (4.56%) Configuration Management
18 56 (4.56%) User Acceptance Testing
19 50 (4.07%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1215 (98.86%) SQL
2 402 (32.71%) Java
3 195 (15.87%) Shell Script
4 184 (14.97%) JavaScript
5 90 (7.32%) T-SQL
6 89 (7.24%) C#
7 56 (4.56%) Perl
8 37 (3.01%) Python
9 29 (2.36%) Korn
10 26 (2.12%) C
11 23 (1.87%) Bash Shell
11 23 (1.87%) PowerShell
12 19 (1.55%) XPath
13 18 (1.46%) COBOL
14 17 (1.38%) VBA
15 16 (1.30%) C++
16 14 (1.14%) VB.NET
17 13 (1.06%) ActionScript
17 13 (1.06%) Ruby
18 12 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 105 (8.54%) Security Cleared
2 74 (6.02%) Degree
3 73 (5.94%) SC Cleared
4 23 (1.87%) ISEB
5 18 (1.46%) Sun Certification
6 17 (1.38%) ISTQB
7 14 (1.14%) DV Cleared
8 13 (1.06%) Oracle Certification
9 9 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (0.65%) OCP
11 6 (0.49%) HND
11 6 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.33%) HNC
12 4 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.24%) CESG Certified Professional
13 3 (0.24%) DBS Check
13 3 (0.24%) MCITP
14 2 (0.16%) BC Cleared
14 2 (0.16%) IBM Certification
15 1 (0.081%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (5.21%) QA
2 28 (2.28%) Data Quality
3 19 (1.55%) SLA
4 9 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
5 8 (0.65%) SDET
6 6 (0.49%) FATCA
7 5 (0.41%) Basel II
7 5 (0.41%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.41%) MiFID
7 5 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.33%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.24%) EMIR
9 3 (0.24%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.16%) Basel III
11 1 (0.081%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.081%) HL7
11 1 (0.081%) ISO15022
11 1 (0.081%) ISO20022
System Software
1 46 (3.74%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (0.90%) NFS
3 9 (0.73%) Docker
4 8 (0.65%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.49%) VirtualBox
5 6 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.33%) LXC
6 4 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.24%) HDFS
8 2 (0.16%) Time Sharing Option
8 2 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.081%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.081%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.081%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.081%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 32 (2.60%) Oracle RMAN
2 29 (2.36%) Data Guard
3 15 (1.22%) Control-M
3 15 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (0.98%) SCOM
5 8 (0.65%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 8 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (0.57%) Ansible
7 6 (0.49%) Oracle Flashback
8 5 (0.41%) Nagios
9 4 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Management
9 4 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 4 (0.33%) OSSEC
9 4 (0.33%) Terraform
10 3 (0.24%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.24%) Oracle Statspack
10 3 (0.24%) Puppet
11 2 (0.16%) MOM
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 1051 (85.52%) Oracle
2 98 (7.97%) Informatica
3 85 (6.92%) Microsoft
4 62 (5.04%) SAP
5 47 (3.82%) Red Hat
6 42 (3.42%) IBM
7 36 (2.93%) Sybase
8 35 (2.85%) Teradata
9 34 (2.77%) BEA
10 27 (2.20%) webMethods
11 25 (2.03%) Pega
12 24 (1.95%) HP
13 21 (1.71%) Talend
14 20 (1.63%) Tableau
15 19 (1.55%) Cognos
16 15 (1.22%) Hyperion
16 15 (1.22%) Solace
17 14 (1.14%) Sun
17 14 (1.14%) VMware
18 13 (1.06%) Adobe
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Austin Fraser
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
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Rate: £350 - £370 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Modis International
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tiro Partners
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
AAP3
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + Some Flexible Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Premier IT
Rate: £335.76 - £336.60 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Greenwich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
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South East London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Rate: £350 - £375 per day + neg doe
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City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £275.00 - £325.00 per day
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East London
Michael Bailey Associates
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Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £150 to £600 per day
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Strathclyde, Scotland
University of Strathclyde
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Computer Recruitment Services
Rate: £40 - £50 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago