The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 23 April 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
UK / England
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 547 625 597
Rank change year-on-year +78 -28  
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 38 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.087% 0.016% 0.045%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.38% 0.071% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 3 10
Median daily rate £364 £525 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.61% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £393 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £565 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 - £323
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
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 England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9908 11335 11622
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.80% 22.01% 22.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6663 7721 7619
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 138 161
Median hourly rate £29.25 £27.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.36% -14.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.80 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.45% -15.38%  

SQLPlus
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

SQLPlus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQLPlus in England

SQLPlus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQLPlus in England over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQLPlus in England

SQLPlus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQLPlus in England

SQLPlus
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQLPlus within the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. 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 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
South East - 27 £363 - 3
London +35 8 £388 -26.19% 6
West Midlands - 2 £340 - 1
North West - 1 £300 - 1
SQLPlus
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for SQLPlus.

1 48 (100.00%) SQL
2 47 (97.92%) Oracle
3 46 (95.83%) PL/SQL
4 33 (68.75%) Oracle Database
5 31 (64.58%) Linux
6 30 (62.50%) Unix
6 30 (62.50%) Shell Script
7 29 (60.42%) JavaScript
8 28 (58.33%) HTML
8 28 (58.33%) jQuery
9 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (50.00%) Relational Database
11 23 (47.92%) SDLC
11 23 (47.92%) RDBMS
12 22 (45.83%) Finance
12 22 (45.83%) Requirements Analysis
12 22 (45.83%) Waterfall
13 18 (37.50%) HTML5
14 15 (31.25%) Configuration Management
15 12 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (25.00%) Degree
16 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
16 10 (20.83%) AIX
17 8 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
17 8 (16.67%) Toad
18 7 (14.58%) Data Modelling
18 7 (14.58%) MySQL
18 7 (14.58%) Oracle Forms
18 7 (14.58%) Oracle Reports
18 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database 12c

SQLPlus
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (10.42%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (6.25%) Drupal
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) SSH
1 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (68.75%) Oracle Database
2 24 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 23 (47.92%) RDBMS
4 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
5 8 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (14.58%) MySQL
6 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (14.58%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (10.42%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (10.42%) Oracle Discoverer
9 4 (8.33%) QlikView
10 2 (4.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (4.17%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (2.08%) DataStage
11 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (2.08%) Snowflake Schema
11 1 (2.08%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Toad
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.08%) ProC
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.08%) Subversion
4 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (45.83%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Back Office
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (79.17%) Developer
2 35 (72.92%) Oracle Developer
3 25 (52.08%) SQL Developer
4 24 (50.00%) PL/SQL Developer
5 8 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Analyst
6 7 (14.58%) HTML Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Integration Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Systems Developer
6 7 (14.58%) UI Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Data Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Oracle Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 2 (4.17%) DBA
8 2 (4.17%) ETL Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Oracle Applications Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (4.17%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (58.33%) HTML
1 28 (58.33%) jQuery
2 18 (37.50%) HTML5
3 4 (8.33%) XML
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (2.08%) .NET
5 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
1 1 (2.08%) Derivative
1 1 (2.08%) LIMS
1 1 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (64.58%) Linux
2 30 (62.50%) Unix
3 10 (20.83%) AIX
4 4 (8.33%) Windows
5 2 (4.17%) Solaris
6 1 (2.08%) HPUX
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (47.92%) SDLC
3 22 (45.83%) Requirements Analysis
3 22 (45.83%) Waterfall
4 15 (31.25%) Configuration Management
5 12 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (14.58%) Data Modelling
7 5 (10.42%) ETL
7 5 (10.42%) Workflow
8 4 (8.33%) BPEL
8 4 (8.33%) CRM
8 4 (8.33%) Data Extraction
8 4 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (8.33%) ERP
8 4 (8.33%) ITIL
8 4 (8.33%) Service Management
8 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (8.33%) Visualisation
9 3 (6.25%) Data Mapping
9 3 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) SQL
2 46 (95.83%) PL/SQL
3 30 (62.50%) Shell Script
4 29 (60.42%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.50%) VBA
6 4 (8.33%) Java
7 3 (6.25%) C#
7 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.17%) C++
8 2 (4.17%) Tcl
8 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.08%) C
9 1 (2.08%) Perl
9 1 (2.08%) Python
9 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) EMIR
2 1 (2.08%) GMP
2 1 (2.08%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 47 (97.92%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (8.33%) Tableau
3 2 (4.17%) Informatica
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.08%) Cognos
4 1 (2.08%) LabVantage
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) Teradata
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