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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle SQL*Plus
Rank 584 528 473
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -55
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 15 42 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.081% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.13% 0.37% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 41
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£456 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £320
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
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
11399 11231 10176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.25% 21.64% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7336 6967 6200
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 184 207
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £14.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +22.76%

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 27 March 2015.

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 30 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 27 March 2015. 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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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 -36 14 £425 - 7
London -9 6 £494 +9.72% 3
East Midlands -5 3 £325 - 1
South East -41 2 £400 -9.09%
City of London +7 1 £500 +17.64% 1
Havant -2 1 £400 -10.11%
Manchester -11 1 £550 +57.14% 1
North West -16 1 £550 +57.14% 1
Hampshire -23 1 £400 -9.09%
Edinburgh - 1 £525 -
Scotland - 1 £525 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £250 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £250 - 2
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 1
Bradford - - - -
Bridgend - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - - 1
Renfrewshire - - - -
Northampton - - - - 1
Renfrew - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Thatcham - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Berkshire - - - -

SQLPlus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 50 (100.00%) SQL
2 48 (96.00%) Oracle
3 38 (76.00%) PL/SQL
4 34 (68.00%) Oracle Database
5 24 (48.00%) Oracle Reports
6 20 (40.00%) Relational Database
7 17 (34.00%) Linux
7 17 (34.00%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (34.00%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (30.00%) UNIX
8 15 (30.00%) WebLogic
9 14 (28.00%) Shell Script
10 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
10 13 (26.00%) RDBMS
10 13 (26.00%) Oracle BI EE
11 12 (24.00%) Oracle RAC
11 12 (24.00%) Toad
11 12 (24.00%) Oracle Forms
12 11 (22.00%) Oracle Database 10g
12 11 (22.00%) Oracle RMAN
12 11 (22.00%) Oracle EBS
12 11 (22.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (22.00%) Data Guard
12 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 10 (20.00%) HP
13 10 (20.00%) Red Hat
13 10 (20.00%) AIX

SQLPlus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 15 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (10.00%) JBoss
3 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (2.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (2.00%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Firewall
2 3 (6.00%) LDAP
2 3 (6.00%) Kerberos
2 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.00%) DNS
2 3 (6.00%) SAN
3 1 (2.00%) RTP
3 1 (2.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (68.00%) Oracle Database
2 24 (48.00%) Oracle Reports
3 20 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 17 (34.00%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (26.00%) RDBMS
5 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
5 13 (26.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 11 (22.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (8.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 3 (6.00%) Oracle Discoverer
11 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (6.00%) DB2
11 3 (6.00%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (4.00%) MS Access
13 1 (2.00%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle Forms
1 12 (24.00%) Toad
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (4.00%) JDeveloper
5 1 (2.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.00%) Maven
5 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.00%) Ant
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.00%) Banking
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Developer
1 15 (30.00%) DBA
1 15 (30.00%) Oracle DBA
2 13 (26.00%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 6 (12.00%) SQL DBA
4 6 (12.00%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
5 5 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (8.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 4 (8.00%) Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Tester
7 3 (6.00%) Systems Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (4.00%) OBIEE Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) Web Services
2 6 (12.00%) Middleware
3 4 (8.00%) WebCenter
4 3 (6.00%) XML
4 3 (6.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (2.00%) Regular Expression
6 1 (2.00%) J2EE
6 1 (2.00%) Struts
6 1 (2.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.00%) Spring
6 1 (2.00%) iBATIS
6 1 (2.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.00%) Replication
3 4 (8.00%) Data Integration
4 3 (6.00%) HACMP
5 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.00%) Open Source
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Life Science
5 1 (2.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Linux
2 15 (30.00%) UNIX
3 10 (20.00%) AIX
4 8 (16.00%) Windows
5 7 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (8.00%) VMS
8 3 (6.00%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (6.00%) HPUX
8 3 (6.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (22.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (18.00%) SOA
4 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (16.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (14.00%) ITIL
7 6 (12.00%) CRM
8 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 4 (8.00%) Change Management
9 4 (8.00%) Project Management
9 4 (8.00%) RAD
9 4 (8.00%) ETL
9 4 (8.00%) Test Scripting
9 4 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (6.00%) Data Validation
10 3 (6.00%) Validation
10 3 (6.00%) Migration
10 3 (6.00%) Document Management
10 3 (6.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) SQL
2 38 (76.00%) PL/SQL
3 14 (28.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (16.00%) Java
5 7 (14.00%) Perl
5 7 (14.00%) Korn
6 4 (8.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.00%) C
8 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) Degree
3 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
2 4 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.00%) vSphere
3 3 (6.00%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 11 (22.00%) Data Guard
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (14.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle Flashback
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (96.00%) Oracle
2 10 (20.00%) HP
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.00%) VMware
3 3 (6.00%) F5
3 3 (6.00%) Sun
3 3 (6.00%) IBM
3 3 (6.00%) NetApp
3 3 (6.00%) Dell
3 3 (6.00%) EMC
4 2 (4.00%) Informatica
4 2 (4.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (4.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.00%) Cognos
5 1 (2.00%) PeopleSoft
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