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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
UK
Rank 199 154 99
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -55
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 567 808 1056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.25% 1.55% 2.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.07% 4.07% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 527 659
Median daily rate £400 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 10
Median hourly rate £40.50 £41.25 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +5.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £37.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £44.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £41.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-1.81% +5.76%

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
18446 19864 19532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.67% 38.19% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 12706 13500 12868
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 486 416
Median hourly rate £41.82 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.55% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £18.60 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.68 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -38 503 £400 -1.23% 114
London -4 195 £450 - 37
South East -35 100 £415 +3.62% 21
South West +34 60 £397 +2.32% 9
Scotland +15 49 £325 -7.14% 12
East Midlands -1 42 £150 -51.61% 7
Surrey +1 31 £363 -13.69% 3
City of London -23 31 £488 +8.33% 9
North West -11 29 £325 -18.75% 13
Edinburgh +22 26 £325 -16.66% 9
West Midlands -41 26 £400 -13.04% 2
Yorkshire -14 23 £350 -6.66% 10
East of England -6 21 £450 - 13
Wiltshire +15 20 £458 +6.08% 2
Berkshire +7 20 £425 -4.22% 3
Hampshire +6 19 £450 +20.00% 7
Nottinghamshire -10 18 £300 -3.22% 5
Derbyshire - 18 £145 -
Gloucestershire +5 15 £400 -15.78% 1
Glasgow 0 15 £325 -7.14% 3
Nottingham -9 15 £330 +6.45% 4
Manchester +8 13 £240 -26.15% 8
Reading +5 13 £425 -10.52%
Milton Keynes 0 11 £363 +20.83% 2
Buckinghamshire -7 11 £363 +22.88% 3
Essex -8 11 £488 +8.33% 9
West Sussex -12 11 £510 +23.63%
Redhill +5 10 £366 -4.93%
Bristol +3 10 £319 -15.00% 2
Derby - 10 £143 -

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 1198 (99.42%) SQL
2 1039 (86.22%) Oracle
3 467 (38.76%) Oracle Database
4 416 (34.52%) Java
5 395 (32.78%) Agile Software Development
6 342 (28.38%) Finance
7 339 (28.13%) Unix
8 242 (20.08%) XML
9 238 (19.75%) Oracle Database 11g
10 228 (18.92%) JavaScript
11 225 (18.67%) Business Intelligence
12 224 (18.59%) Shell Script
13 214 (17.76%) Data Warehouse
14 210 (17.43%) Linux
15 169 (14.02%) SQL Server
16 168 (13.94%) HTML
17 166 (13.78%) Oracle Database 10g
18 162 (13.44%) ETL
19 154 (12.78%) Data Modelling
20 148 (12.28%) Spring
21 140 (11.62%) Oracle Reports
22 131 (10.87%) Oracle Database 12c
23 129 (10.71%) Hibernate
24 125 (10.37%) Relational Database
25 122 (10.12%) SDLC
26 120 (9.96%) Scrum
27 118 (9.79%) JIRA
28 117 (9.71%) Banking
29 115 (9.54%) J2EE
30 114 (9.46%) Web Services

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
1 112 (9.29%) WebLogic
2 89 (7.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 55 (4.56%) Confluence
4 52 (4.32%) Oracle Workflow
5 42 (3.49%) JBoss
6 37 (3.07%) WebSphere
7 28 (2.32%) Tomcat
8 21 (1.74%) Apache
9 16 (1.33%) WebLogic Portal
10 13 (1.08%) Tuxedo
11 11 (0.91%) IIS
11 11 (0.91%) Oracle Application Server
12 9 (0.75%) Oracle Service Bus
12 9 (0.75%) SAS
13 8 (0.66%) Apache Spark
14 6 (0.50%) Apache Qpid
14 6 (0.50%) Mule
14 6 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 6 (0.50%) SharePoint
14 6 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 32 (2.66%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.83%) MS Office
3 19 (1.58%) MS Project
4 6 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.17%) LaTeX
6 2 (0.17%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.083%) EngageOne
7 1 (0.083%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.083%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 71 (5.89%) Oracle EBS
2 65 (5.39%) Oracle Applications
3 50 (4.15%) Oracle EBS R12
4 23 (1.91%) Oracle BPM
4 23 (1.91%) Oracle Payables
5 22 (1.83%) Oracle 11i
6 19 (1.58%) Oracle Receivables
7 12 (1.00%) Oracle Assets
7 12 (1.00%) Oracle Financials
7 12 (1.00%) Oracle General Ledger
7 12 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 10 (0.83%) Oracle Cash Management
9 8 (0.66%) Oracle HRMS
9 8 (0.66%) Sonata
10 7 (0.58%) Demantra
10 7 (0.58%) Oracle iRecruitment
10 7 (0.58%) SnowdropKCS
11 6 (0.50%) Oracle Payroll
11 6 (0.50%) Oracle Retail
12 5 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.41%) Amazon S3
3 5 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (0.33%) Route 53
5 2 (0.17%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.17%) Slack
6 1 (0.083%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.083%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.083%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.083%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.083%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.083%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.58%) HTTP
2 15 (1.24%) TCP/IP
3 14 (1.16%) LDAP
4 13 (1.08%) Firewall
5 10 (0.83%) DNS
5 10 (0.83%) SSH
6 8 (0.66%) OpenLDAP
7 7 (0.58%) FTP
7 7 (0.58%) SSL
8 6 (0.50%) AMQP
8 6 (0.50%) VoIP
8 6 (0.50%) VPN
8 6 (0.50%) Wireshark
9 4 (0.33%) Intranet
10 2 (0.17%) Internet
10 2 (0.17%) SAN
10 2 (0.17%) Skype
11 1 (0.083%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.083%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.083%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 467 (38.76%) Oracle Database
2 238 (19.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 214 (17.76%) Data Warehouse
4 169 (14.02%) SQL Server
5 166 (13.78%) Oracle Database 10g
6 140 (11.62%) Oracle Reports
7 131 (10.87%) Oracle Database 12c
8 125 (10.37%) Relational Database
9 72 (5.98%) BusinessObjects
10 67 (5.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 67 (5.56%) RDBMS
11 56 (4.65%) Oracle BI EE
12 46 (3.82%) SQLPlus
13 43 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 34 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
15 33 (2.74%) MySQL
16 29 (2.41%) Crystal Reports
17 28 (2.32%) SAP Data Services
18 27 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
19 26 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 118 (9.79%) JIRA
2 107 (8.88%) Oracle Forms
3 88 (7.30%) Git (software)
4 83 (6.89%) Oracle APEX
5 80 (6.64%) Jenkins
6 77 (6.39%) Maven
7 71 (5.89%) Subversion
8 54 (4.48%) JUnit
9 45 (3.73%) TeamCity
10 42 (3.49%) Selenium
11 41 (3.40%) Toad
12 29 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
13 28 (2.32%) Mockito
14 26 (2.16%) Ant
15 21 (1.74%) JDeveloper
16 20 (1.66%) Cucumber
17 17 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 17 (1.41%) Bitbucket
17 17 (1.41%) CA Gen
17 17 (1.41%) Eclipse
General
1 342 (28.38%) Finance
2 117 (9.71%) Banking
3 44 (3.65%) Manufacturing
3 44 (3.65%) Retail
4 35 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 31 (2.57%) Investment Banking
6 29 (2.41%) Back Office
7 21 (1.74%) Front Office
8 14 (1.16%) Billing
8 14 (1.16%) Publishing
9 13 (1.08%) Marketing
10 12 (1.00%) Electronics
10 12 (1.00%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.66%) Advertising
11 8 (0.66%) General Ledger
12 7 (0.58%) Legal
12 7 (0.58%) Military
13 6 (0.50%) Automotive
13 6 (0.50%) Law
13 6 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 694 (57.59%) Developer
2 322 (26.72%) Oracle Developer
3 195 (16.18%) SQL Developer
4 161 (13.36%) PL/SQL Developer
5 143 (11.87%) Java Developer
6 127 (10.54%) Analyst
7 98 (8.13%) Consultant
8 78 (6.47%) DBA
9 69 (5.73%) Architect
10 65 (5.39%) Senior Developer
11 62 (5.15%) Oracle Consultant
12 60 (4.98%) Oracle DBA
13 45 (3.73%) Senior Java Developer
14 38 (3.15%) Applications Support
15 37 (3.07%) ETL Developer
16 36 (2.99%) Support Analyst
17 30 (2.49%) Applications Developer
17 30 (2.49%) Informatica Developer
18 29 (2.41%) Oracle Forms Developer
19 28 (2.32%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (20.08%) XML
2 168 (13.94%) HTML
3 148 (12.28%) Spring
4 129 (10.71%) Hibernate
5 115 (9.54%) J2EE
6 114 (9.46%) Web Services
7 107 (8.88%) jQuery
8 101 (8.38%) CSS
9 100 (8.30%) .NET
10 84 (6.97%) SOAP
11 70 (5.81%) REST
12 66 (5.48%) XSLT
13 61 (5.06%) Ajax
13 61 (5.06%) JMS
14 54 (4.48%) EJB
14 54 (4.48%) Java EE
15 53 (4.40%) JSON
16 49 (4.07%) XSD
17 46 (3.82%) HTML5
17 46 (3.82%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 90 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (3.49%) Computer Science
3 36 (2.99%) Data Structures
4 25 (2.07%) Mainframe
5 20 (1.66%) Replication
6 16 (1.33%) Fintech
7 15 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (1.16%) Management Information System
9 13 (1.08%) Clustering
9 13 (1.08%) User Experience
10 12 (1.00%) Data Centre
10 12 (1.00%) Derivative
11 10 (0.83%) Hedge funds
11 10 (0.83%) Virtual Team
12 9 (0.75%) Equities
13 7 (0.58%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (0.58%) Fixed Income
13 7 (0.58%) Reference Data
14 6 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 339 (28.13%) Unix
2 210 (17.43%) Linux
3 75 (6.22%) Windows
4 47 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (1.66%) AIX
6 19 (1.58%) Oracle Linux
6 19 (1.58%) Solaris
6 19 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (1.16%) HPUX
9 14 (1.16%) Windows 7
10 13 (1.08%) Windows Server
11 7 (0.58%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.50%) CentOS
12 6 (0.50%) VME
13 4 (0.33%) CoreOS
13 4 (0.33%) SUSE
13 4 (0.33%) Tru64
13 4 (0.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (32.78%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (18.67%) Business Intelligence
3 162 (13.44%) ETL
4 154 (12.78%) Data Modelling
5 122 (10.12%) SDLC
6 120 (9.96%) Scrum
7 110 (9.13%) Performance Tuning
8 95 (7.88%) SOA
9 92 (7.63%) Migration
10 84 (6.97%) Waterfall
11 83 (6.89%) OO
12 78 (6.47%) Continuous Integration
12 78 (6.47%) Unit Testing
13 70 (5.81%) TDD
14 66 (5.48%) Workflow
15 65 (5.39%) Configuration Management
16 57 (4.73%) Data Analysis
17 49 (4.07%) UML
18 47 (3.90%) ITIL
18 47 (3.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1198 (99.42%) SQL
2 416 (34.52%) Java
3 228 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 224 (18.59%) Shell Script
5 82 (6.80%) C#
6 76 (6.31%) T-SQL
7 68 (5.64%) Perl
8 48 (3.98%) Python
9 32 (2.66%) Bash Shell
10 30 (2.49%) PowerShell
11 29 (2.41%) Korn
12 27 (2.24%) C++
13 18 (1.49%) C
14 16 (1.33%) Ruby
14 16 (1.33%) XPath
15 15 (1.24%) COBOL
15 15 (1.24%) VBA
16 14 (1.16%) ActionScript
16 14 (1.16%) VB.NET
17 11 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 113 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 84 (6.97%) SC Cleared
3 78 (6.47%) Degree
4 26 (2.16%) Sun Certification
5 22 (1.83%) ISEB
6 20 (1.66%) ISTQB
7 14 (1.16%) DV Cleared
8 13 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
9 9 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.41%) OCP
12 3 (0.25%) CESG Certified Professional
12 3 (0.25%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.25%) IBM Certification
12 3 (0.25%) MCITP
13 2 (0.17%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.17%) HND
13 2 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1 (0.083%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (4.90%) QA
2 28 (2.32%) SLA
3 26 (2.16%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
4 9 (0.75%) SDET
5 7 (0.58%) Basel II
5 7 (0.58%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.58%) MiFID
5 7 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.50%) FATCA
6 6 (0.50%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.33%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.25%) EMIR
9 2 (0.17%) HL7
9 2 (0.17%) ISO20022
9 2 (0.17%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.083%) Basel III
10 1 (0.083%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.083%) IFRS
10 1 (0.083%) ISO15022
System Software
1 49 (4.07%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (1.41%) Docker
3 10 (0.83%) NFS
4 8 (0.66%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.58%) VirtualBox
6 6 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.33%) LXC
7 4 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.17%) HDFS
9 2 (0.17%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.17%) Time Sharing Option
9 2 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.17%) vSphere
10 1 (0.083%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.083%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 43 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
2 31 (2.57%) Data Guard
3 25 (2.07%) Control-M
4 13 (1.08%) SCOM
5 12 (1.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 9 (0.75%) Ansible
6 9 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 7 (0.58%) Nagios
7 7 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Management
8 6 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 5 (0.41%) Puppet
10 4 (0.33%) OSSEC
10 4 (0.33%) Terraform
11 3 (0.25%) Kubernetes
11 3 (0.25%) MOM
11 3 (0.25%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.25%) Oracle Flashback
11 3 (0.25%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 1039 (86.22%) Oracle
2 86 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 85 (7.05%) Informatica
4 54 (4.48%) SAP
5 52 (4.32%) Red Hat
6 45 (3.73%) IBM
7 35 (2.90%) Sybase
8 31 (2.57%) BEA
8 31 (2.57%) Teradata
9 22 (1.83%) webMethods
10 21 (1.74%) Pega
11 20 (1.66%) Tableau
12 19 (1.58%) VMware
13 18 (1.49%) HP
14 15 (1.24%) Google
14 15 (1.24%) Hyperion
14 15 (1.24%) Solace
15 14 (1.16%) Cognos
15 14 (1.16%) Talend
16 13 (1.08%) Adobe
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 11 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Vadis People
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £505 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Southern Lights Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Rullion
Rate: £490 - £494 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Northern Ireland
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day Please confirm current rate and availability
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Andover
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
South West London
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £150 to £600 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Activus
Rate: Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
South West England
People Source Consulting
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £475 - £500 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago