Period
to 25 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 25 February 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 140 213 173
Rank change year-on-year +73 -40 -6
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 51 45 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.08% 0.66% 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.24% 1.26% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 31 64
City of London median daily rate £488 £488 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.70% +16.11%
10th Percentile £363 £413 £422
90th Percentile £665 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £475 £475 £500
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
City of London median hourly rate - - £46.50
Central London median hourly rate - - £46.50

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 the City of London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,276 3,580 3,750
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 48.38% 52.86% 53.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,795 2,956 3,193
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £381 £400 £363
90th Percentile £688 £675 £700
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £513
% change year-on-year - +2.44% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 15
City of London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.09 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.80% +72.51% -21.82%
10th Percentile £23.17 £18.28 £17.75
90th Percentile £59.00 £40.15 £59.80
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £21.50
% change year-on-year -5.63% +72.51% -21.82%

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PL/SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in the City of London

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PL/SQL in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in the City of London

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PL/SQL in the City of London

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 51 (100.00%) SQL
2 49 (96.08%) Oracle
3 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (31.37%) Oracle Database
4 16 (31.37%) Shell Script
4 16 (31.37%) Java
5 15 (29.41%) Unix
5 15 (29.41%) ETL
5 15 (29.41%) Finance
6 14 (27.45%) Banking
6 14 (27.45%) Linux
6 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
7 12 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (21.57%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (19.61%) Windows
9 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
9 10 (19.61%) Scrum
9 10 (19.61%) Azure
9 10 (19.61%) Kimball Methodology
10 9 (17.65%) Analytics
10 9 (17.65%) GitHub
11 8 (15.69%) Jenkins
11 8 (15.69%) JIRA
11 8 (15.69%) Data Modelling
12 7 (13.73%) Informatica
12 7 (13.73%) XML
12 7 (13.73%) WebLogic
12 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
12 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 7 (13.73%) WebLogic
2 6 (11.76%) Confluence
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.92%) Apache
4 2 (3.92%) DataSynapse
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.96%) JBoss
5 1 (1.96%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Fuse
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (3.92%) HFM
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle FAH
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) Azure
2 9 (17.65%) GitHub
3 3 (5.88%) AWS
3 3 (5.88%) GCP
4 1 (1.96%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) Oracle Database
2 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
3 12 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (21.57%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (9.80%) Star Schema
8 4 (7.84%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (7.84%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
9 3 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (3.92%) Big Data
10 2 (3.92%) MS Access
10 2 (3.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (3.92%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Jenkins
1 8 (15.69%) JIRA
2 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (5.88%) PowerBuilder
4 3 (5.88%) Subversion
5 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.92%) MSBuild
5 2 (3.92%) Postman
5 2 (3.92%) Selenium
5 2 (3.92%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.92%) Toad
6 1 (1.96%) Ant
6 1 (1.96%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.96%) CA Gen
6 1 (1.96%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.96%) JUnit
6 1 (1.96%) Maven
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 14 (27.45%) Banking
3 6 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Front Office
5 2 (3.92%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.96%) Billing
6 1 (1.96%) Law
6 1 (1.96%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 32 (62.75%) Developer
2 14 (27.45%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (11.76%) Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Programmer
3 6 (11.76%) SQL Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.84%) PL/SQL Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Analytics Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Banking Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Software Programmer
7 2 (3.92%) Banking Project Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) DBA
7 2 (3.92%) Project Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Regulatory Business Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Report Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) XML
2 5 (9.80%) CSS
2 5 (9.80%) HTML
2 5 (9.80%) JSON
2 5 (9.80%) Spring
2 5 (9.80%) Spring Boot
3 4 (7.84%) .NET
3 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
3 4 (7.84%) CSS3
3 4 (7.84%) HTML5
3 4 (7.84%) Spring Batch
3 4 (7.84%) Spring Integration
4 3 (5.88%) JPA
4 3 (5.88%) Middleware
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (5.88%) SOAP
4 3 (5.88%) Swagger
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (3.92%) REST
5 2 (3.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Grid Computing
2 2 (3.92%) Replication
2 2 (3.92%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.96%) Derivative
3 1 (1.96%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (1.96%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Unix
2 14 (27.45%) Linux
3 10 (19.61%) Windows
4 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (29.41%) ETL
3 10 (19.61%) Kimball Methodology
3 10 (19.61%) Scrum
4 9 (17.65%) Analytics
5 8 (15.69%) Data Modelling
6 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
7 6 (11.76%) ERP
8 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.80%) Data Transformation
8 5 (9.80%) Decision-Making
8 5 (9.80%) DevOps
8 5 (9.80%) Dimensional Modelling
9 4 (7.84%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (7.84%) High Availability
9 4 (7.84%) Inmon Methodology
9 4 (7.84%) Regression Testing
9 4 (7.84%) System Testing
9 4 (7.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) SQL
2 16 (31.37%) Java
2 16 (31.37%) Shell Script
3 6 (11.76%) Perl
3 6 (11.76%) Python
3 6 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.92%) C#
4 2 (3.92%) Java 8
4 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.92%) Scala
5 1 (1.96%) AWK
5 1 (1.96%) C
5 1 (1.96%) C++
5 1 (1.96%) Groovy
5 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.96%) XPath
5 1 (1.96%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) CCIE
3 1 (1.96%) CCNA
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) COREP
2 2 (3.92%) FINREP
2 2 (3.92%) SLA
3 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Ansible
1 2 (3.92%) Data Guard
1 2 (3.92%) Puppet
2 1 (1.96%) Control-M
2 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (1.96%) Kibana
2 1 (1.96%) logstash
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 49 (96.08%) Oracle
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.73%) Informatica
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.88%) SunGard
5 2 (3.92%) AppDynamics
5 2 (3.92%) BEA
5 2 (3.92%) Canon
5 2 (3.92%) Cognos
5 2 (3.92%) Hyperion
5 2 (3.92%) MuleSoft
5 2 (3.92%) Splunk
5 2 (3.92%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.92%) webMethods
6 1 (1.96%) Axway
6 1 (1.96%) BMC
6 1 (1.96%) Google
6 1 (1.96%) Meridio
6 1 (1.96%) Pega
6 1 (1.96%) Sybase