The table below looks at the statistics for SQLPlus skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQLPlus over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle SQL*Plus
Rank 618 609 572
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -37
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 43 33 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.058% 0.071%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.36% 0.25% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 15
Median daily rate £370 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £279 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £480 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £323 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -28.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £28.89 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%

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
12029 13253 11849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.26% 23.27% 21.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8018 8618 7315
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 216 187 198
Median hourly rate £31.95 £27.78 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.01% +1.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £52.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.28% +14.00%

SQLPlus
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SQLPlus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 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 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQLPlus within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +10 39 £400 +6.66% 3
London +10 24 £450 -18.18%
South East +9 8 £300 - 1
Hampshire - 8 £300 -
Warwickshire - 5 £363 -
Warwick - 5 £363 -
West Midlands - 5 £363 -
Scotland +2 4 £244 -4.41%
Edinburgh -2 4 £244 -4.41%
City of London +47 1 - -
Nottinghamshire -1 1 - -
Nottingham -3 1 - -
East Midlands -6 1 - -
South West - 1 £300 -
Havant - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £288 -
Winchester - 1 £350 -

SQLPlus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQLPlus 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 SQLPlus.

1 51 (100.00%) SQL
2 45 (88.24%) Oracle
3 36 (70.59%) PL/SQL
4 20 (39.22%) Oracle Database
5 18 (35.29%) Finance
6 17 (33.33%) ITIL
7 16 (31.37%) Oracle Forms
8 13 (25.49%) Unix
8 13 (25.49%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (23.53%) Citrix
9 12 (23.53%) Windows
9 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
9 12 (23.53%) Workflow
9 12 (23.53%) Oracle Workflow
9 12 (23.53%) Banking
10 11 (21.57%) XML
11 10 (19.61%) Oracle EBS
12 9 (17.65%) Oracle Applications
13 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
13 8 (15.69%) MS Office
13 8 (15.69%) CSS
14 7 (13.73%) Java
14 7 (13.73%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (13.73%) MCSE
14 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (13.73%) Informatica
14 7 (13.73%) Toad
14 7 (13.73%) Oracle Application Server
14 7 (13.73%) Oracle OWB

SQLPlus
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 12 (23.53%) Oracle Workflow
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (5.88%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
1 8 (15.69%) MS Office
2 5 (9.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (17.65%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (3.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (39.22%) Oracle Database
2 12 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle OWB
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (9.80%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
6 4 (7.84%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (7.84%) Oracle Discoverer
7 3 (5.88%) Big Data
7 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.92%) Apache Hive
8 2 (3.92%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (3.92%) DataStage
8 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.92%) Snowflake Schema
8 2 (3.92%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (13.73%) Toad
3 4 (7.84%) JDeveloper
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 18 (35.29%) Finance
2 12 (23.53%) Banking
3 5 (9.80%) Law
3 5 (9.80%) Legal
4 3 (5.88%) Advertising
4 3 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Electronics
5 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (43.14%) Developer
2 18 (35.29%) Oracle Developer
3 14 (27.45%) Applications Support
4 9 (17.65%) Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) Applications Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) Applications Support Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) Oracle Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Support Consultant
7 5 (9.80%) Applications Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Applications Support Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Support Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Administrator
8 3 (5.88%) Database Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database Developer
8 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL Developer
8 3 (5.88%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) XML
2 8 (15.69%) CSS
3 6 (11.76%) XSL
3 6 (11.76%) XSLT
4 2 (3.92%) HTML
5 1 (1.96%) .NET
5 1 (1.96%) Akka
5 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.96%) DHTML
5 1 (1.96%) J2EE
5 1 (1.96%) JSP
5 1 (1.96%) Node.js
5 1 (1.96%) WCF
5 1 (1.96%) Web Services
5 1 (1.96%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Credit Risk
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Replication
3 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.96%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Unix
2 12 (23.53%) Windows
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (9.80%) VMS
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Server
5 4 (7.84%) Linux
6 3 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) ITIL
2 13 (25.49%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (23.53%) Workflow
4 7 (13.73%) ERD
5 6 (11.76%) ETL
6 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.80%) Document Management
6 5 (9.80%) Service Management
7 4 (7.84%) Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (5.88%) CRM
8 3 (5.88%) Process Improvement
9 2 (3.92%) Analytics
9 2 (3.92%) Big Data Analytics
9 2 (3.92%) Change Data Capture
9 2 (3.92%) Data Analytics
9 2 (3.92%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (3.92%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.92%) Migration
9 2 (3.92%) Prototyping
9 2 (3.92%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) SQL
2 36 (70.59%) PL/SQL
3 7 (13.73%) Java
3 7 (13.73%) Shell Script
4 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
4 5 (9.80%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.88%) Python
6 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.92%) Korn
6 2 (3.92%) Perl
6 2 (3.92%) Scala
7 1 (1.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) MCSE
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.80%) MCP
2 5 (9.80%) MCSA
2 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (1.96%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.84%) XenApp
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) WMI
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.92%) Control-M
3 2 (3.92%) Data Guard
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Flashback
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.96%) Mesos
Vendors
1 45 (88.24%) Oracle
2 12 (23.53%) Citrix
3 7 (13.73%) Informatica
4 6 (11.76%) Northgate
5 5 (9.80%) iManage
6 2 (3.92%) Cognos
6 2 (3.92%) IBM
6 2 (3.92%) Sage
6 2 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.92%) Siebel
6 2 (3.92%) Tableau
6 2 (3.92%) Teradata
7 1 (1.96%) CollabNet
7 1 (1.96%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.96%) SAP