The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for SQLPlus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQLPlus over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 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.

Oracle SQL*Plus
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 88 94
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.31% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.43% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 - £368
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50

SQLPlus is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 360 349 379
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 24.03% 21.38% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 211 219
Median daily rate £338 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 7
Median hourly rate £50.00 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +257.14% -37.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £12.80 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £20.00 £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.62 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +6.52% -  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing SQLPlus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQLPlus in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQLPlus in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQLPlus in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQLPlus in the East Midlands