The table below looks at the statistics for SQLPlus skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQLPlus over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle SQL*Plus
Rank 632 607 577
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -30
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 8 28 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.050% 0.090%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.066% 0.22% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 18
Average daily rate £488 £388 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.80% -7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £240 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £543 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate - £323 £425
% change year-on-year
- -24.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year
- -38.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12166 12738 12453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.78% 22.85% 22.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8234 8211 7827
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 166 216
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.10 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.24% -8.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £15.30 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.09 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

SQLPlus
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQLPlus within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQLPlus Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SQLPlus
Daily Rate Trend

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

SQLPlus Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SQLPlus
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQLPlus within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

SQLPlus Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SQLPlus
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SQLPlus Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SQLPlus
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQLPlus within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -38 8 £488 +11.42% 4
East Midlands +7 4 - -
London -17 4 £488 - 4
Nottinghamshire -1 3 - -
Nottingham -6 3 - -

SQLPlus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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%) SQL
2 19 (90.48%) Oracle
3 15 (71.43%) Unix
4 14 (66.67%) PL/SQL
5 11 (52.38%) Oracle Database
6 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
7 6 (28.57%) Finance
7 6 (28.57%) ITIL
7 6 (28.57%) Linux
7 6 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (23.81%) Banking
8 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
9 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (19.05%) ETL
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
10 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 3 (14.29%) HTML
10 3 (14.29%) Windows
10 3 (14.29%) XML
10 3 (14.29%) Solaris
10 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
10 3 (14.29%) Credit Risk
10 3 (14.29%) Time Management
10 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12

SQLPlus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) FTP
1 1 (4.76%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle Database
2 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (4.76%) MySQL
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Navigator
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (9.52%) JDeveloper
3 2 (9.52%) Toad
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA
4 1 (4.76%) PVCS
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Law
3 2 (9.52%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) General Ledger
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL Developer
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) OBIEE Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Unix Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) DHTML
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) JSP
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Streams
3 1 (4.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Unix
2 6 (28.57%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Solaris
3 3 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (9.52%) VMS
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.76%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) ETL
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 3 (14.29%) Time Management
5 2 (9.52%) Document Management
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.76%) Data Mapping
6 1 (4.76%) Data Validation
6 1 (4.76%) High Availability
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Validation
6 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) MCP
1 2 (9.52%) MCSA
1 2 (9.52%) MCSE
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
2 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) WMI
2 1 (4.76%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix
2 2 (9.52%) iManage
3 1 (4.76%) CollabNet
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Tableau
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