Period
to 14 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for PL/SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PL/SQL over the 6 months to 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PL/SQL (PLSQL)
London > Central London
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 126 241 239
Rank change year-on-year +115 -2 -62
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 27 53 57
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.85% 0.61% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.72% 1.21% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 42 45
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% -13.64%
10th Percentile £365 £413 £313
90th Percentile £639 £599 £575
London median daily rate £498 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +4.74% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - £43.00

PL/SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,573 4,389 4,960
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 49.42% 50.72% 52.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,158 3,559 4,094
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £367 £394 £363
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
London median daily rate £525 £525 £510
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 24
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +62.79% -12.19%
10th Percentile £28.55 £21.00 £12.58
90th Percentile £57.10 £59.90 £55.38
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £42.38
% change year-on-year - -17.42% +5.96%

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing PL/SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in Central London

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PL/SQL in Central London.

Daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Central London

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PL/SQL in Central London over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for PL/SQL in Central London

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PL/SQL in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Central London

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Central London

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 Central London region over the 6 months to 14 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +73 15 £473 -5.50% 3
City of Westminster +36 8 £563 +12.50%
West End of London +25 8 £563 +12.50%
PL/SQL
London

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 27 (100.00%) SQL
2 25 (92.59%) Oracle
3 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (51.85%) Java
5 12 (44.44%) WebLogic
6 11 (40.74%) Shell Script
6 11 (40.74%) Scrum
7 9 (33.33%) XML
7 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 8 (29.63%) Unix
9 7 (25.93%) Linux
9 7 (25.93%) SOA
9 7 (25.93%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (25.93%) Middleware
9 7 (25.93%) REST
9 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
9 7 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (22.22%) GitHub
10 6 (22.22%) Analytics
10 6 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (22.22%) AWS
10 6 (22.22%) Kanban
10 6 (22.22%) Technical Debt
10 6 (22.22%) Finance
10 6 (22.22%) ETL
10 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (22.22%) Toad
10 6 (22.22%) SOAP
11 5 (18.52%) Windows
11 5 (18.52%) Perl

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 (44.44%) WebLogic
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (7.41%) SAS
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) Confluence
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) MQSeries
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.70%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) AWS
1 6 (22.22%) GitHub
2 2 (7.41%) Power Platform
3 1 (3.70%) Azure
3 1 (3.70%) Boomi
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
2 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.11%) SQLPlus
4 2 (7.41%) Base SAS
4 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (7.41%) Pentaho
4 2 (7.41%) Power BI
4 2 (7.41%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (7.41%) SAS EBI
4 2 (7.41%) Star Schema
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (22.22%) Toad
3 4 (14.81%) JDeveloper
3 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (11.11%) PowerBuilder
5 2 (7.41%) Ant
5 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
5 2 (7.41%) GitLab
5 2 (7.41%) Maven
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (7.41%) Subversion
6 1 (3.70%) Appium
6 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (3.70%) CA Gen
6 1 (3.70%) Postman
6 1 (3.70%) Selenium
6 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.70%) TestNG
6 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Public Sector
4 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (14.81%) DBA
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Business Developer
4 3 (11.11%) E-Business Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.70%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) XML
2 7 (25.93%) Middleware
2 7 (25.93%) REST
3 6 (22.22%) SOAP
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 4 (14.81%) Web Services
5 3 (11.11%) J2EE
5 3 (11.11%) JSON
5 3 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (11.11%) XSLT
6 2 (7.41%) Spring
7 1 (3.70%) .NET
7 1 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (3.70%) CSS
7 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.70%) HTML
7 1 (3.70%) Java EE
7 1 (3.70%) Struts
7 1 (3.70%) XSD
7 1 (3.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
1 4 (14.81%) Replication
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.70%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Unix
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
3 5 (18.52%) Windows
4 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Scrum
3 7 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (25.93%) SOA
4 6 (22.22%) Analytics
4 6 (22.22%) ETL
4 6 (22.22%) Kanban
4 6 (22.22%) Technical Debt
5 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (18.52%) Database Tuning
5 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
6 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
6 4 (14.81%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (11.11%) ITIL
7 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.41%) BPEL
8 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
8 2 (7.41%) ERP
8 2 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (7.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) Java
3 11 (40.74%) Shell Script
4 5 (18.52%) Perl
5 3 (11.11%) Python
5 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.41%) C
6 2 (7.41%) C++
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) Ruby
6 2 (7.41%) SAS Macro
6 2 (7.41%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (3.70%) C#
7 1 (3.70%) Groovy
7 1 (3.70%) VB
7 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.70%) XPath
7 1 (3.70%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Data Guard
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (3.70%) Control-M
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (3.70%) Kibana
4 1 (3.70%) logstash
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.11%) Informatica
4 2 (7.41%) Canon
4 2 (7.41%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) MuleSoft
5 1 (3.70%) Axway
5 1 (3.70%) BEA
5 1 (3.70%) BMC
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) Infor
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) Pega
5 1 (3.70%) Remedy
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) Sybase
5 1 (3.70%) webMethods