Period
to 26 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 26 November 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)
England > London
6 months to
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 238 228 279
Rank change year-on-year -10 +51 -25
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 146 390 420
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.91% 1.11% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.84% 2.35% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 275 313
Median daily rate £450 £501 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.09% +7.63% -7.00%
10th Percentile £238 £356 £350
90th Percentile £639 £673 £638
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £24.50 -
England median hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +57.14% -30.00% +40.85%

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7,926 16,589 23,163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 49.64% 47.00% 50.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,476 12,443 17,700
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £344 £363 £363
90th Percentile £725 £694 £675
England median daily rate £488 £488 £475
% change year-on-year - +2.63% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 121 111
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +25.00% +2.86%
10th Percentile £25.00 £18.75 £18.00
90th Percentile £59.38 £67.50 £58.75
Median hourly rate £37.00 £43.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year -14.94% +3.57% +5.00%

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in London

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for PL/SQL in London

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PL/SQL in London over the 6 months to 26 November 2020.

Daily rate histogram for PL/SQL in London

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in London

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 26 November 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
Central London +86 40 £440 -9.85% 8
West London +38 3 - - 1
South London +31 3 £540 -6.49%
East London +45 2 £405 -26.03% 4
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 London region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 142 (97.26%) SQL
2 122 (83.56%) Oracle
3 58 (39.73%) Java
4 48 (32.88%) Oracle Database
5 45 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (28.77%) Python
7 33 (22.60%) Jenkins
8 31 (21.23%) Finance
9 30 (20.55%) SQL Server
10 29 (19.86%) T-SQL
10 29 (19.86%) XML
10 29 (19.86%) Business Intelligence
10 29 (19.86%) Scrum
10 29 (19.86%) Spring
11 28 (19.18%) Data Modelling
11 28 (19.18%) Git (software)
12 26 (17.81%) AWS
12 26 (17.81%) Microservices
12 26 (17.81%) Linux
12 26 (17.81%) Data Warehouse
13 25 (17.12%) Azure
14 23 (15.75%) Security Cleared
15 22 (15.07%) Oracle EBS
15 22 (15.07%) Unix
15 22 (15.07%) Perl
16 21 (14.38%) ETL
16 21 (14.38%) REST
16 21 (14.38%) Performance Tuning
17 20 (13.70%) Banking
18 19 (13.01%) Shell Script

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 18 (12.33%) WebLogic
2 16 (10.96%) Confluence
3 13 (8.90%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (8.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 11 (7.53%) Red Hat Fuse
5 10 (6.85%) MQSeries
5 10 (6.85%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (6.16%) JBoss
7 8 (5.48%) Tomcat
8 7 (4.79%) Oracle Self-Service HR
9 5 (3.42%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (3.42%) Jetty
10 4 (2.74%) SAS
11 3 (2.05%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (1.37%) Apache
12 2 (1.37%) CMS
12 2 (1.37%) OpenStack
12 2 (1.37%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.68%) Papyrus
Applications
1 11 (7.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (15.07%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (7.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (6.16%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (5.48%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (3.42%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 3 (2.05%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (1.37%) Oracle HRMS
7 2 (1.37%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.68%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 26 (17.81%) AWS
2 25 (17.12%) Azure
3 11 (7.53%) GitHub
4 7 (4.79%) Azure Functions
4 7 (4.79%) Serverless
5 6 (4.11%) Logic Apps
5 6 (4.11%) Power Platform
6 5 (3.42%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (2.05%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.37%) PaaS
9 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.48%) Firewall
2 5 (3.42%) BGP
2 5 (3.42%) MPLS
2 5 (3.42%) SNMP
2 5 (3.42%) SSH
2 5 (3.42%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.37%) FTP
4 1 (0.68%) Internet
4 1 (0.68%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (32.88%) Oracle Database
2 30 (20.55%) SQL Server
3 26 (17.81%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (12.33%) Oracle Reports
5 17 (11.64%) MongoDB
6 14 (9.59%) Oracle Database 12c
7 12 (8.22%) MySQL
7 12 (8.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 12 (8.22%) Relational Database
7 12 (8.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (7.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (6.85%) NoSQL
9 10 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (6.16%) Azure SQL Database
10 9 (6.16%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (5.48%) Hadoop
11 8 (5.48%) Neo4j
11 8 (5.48%) SQLPlus
12 7 (4.79%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (4.11%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 33 (22.60%) Jenkins
2 28 (19.18%) Git (software)
3 16 (10.96%) JIRA
3 16 (10.96%) Maven
4 10 (6.85%) Toad
5 9 (6.16%) Selenium
6 8 (5.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (5.48%) JDeveloper
6 8 (5.48%) Oracle APEX
6 8 (5.48%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (4.79%) Ant
7 7 (4.79%) Eclipse
7 7 (4.79%) JUnit
7 7 (4.79%) Subversion
8 6 (4.11%) Gradle
8 6 (4.11%) IntelliJ
9 5 (3.42%) ClearCase
9 5 (3.42%) Cucumber
9 5 (3.42%) FishEye
9 5 (3.42%) Poseidon for UML
General
1 31 (21.23%) Finance
2 20 (13.70%) Banking
3 6 (4.11%) Investment Banking
3 6 (4.11%) Public Sector
4 4 (2.74%) Back Office
4 4 (2.74%) Front Office
5 2 (1.37%) Advertising
5 2 (1.37%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.68%) Billing
6 1 (0.68%) International Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Law
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Publishing
6 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (54.79%) Developer
2 26 (17.81%) Oracle Developer
3 17 (11.64%) Java Developer
4 11 (7.53%) Analyst
4 11 (7.53%) Architect
4 11 (7.53%) DBA
5 9 (6.16%) Oracle DBA
6 8 (5.48%) Data Engineer
6 8 (5.48%) Senior Developer
7 7 (4.79%) Consultant
7 7 (4.79%) ETL Developer
7 7 (4.79%) Oracle Consultant
7 7 (4.79%) PL/SQL Developer
7 7 (4.79%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.11%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.11%) SQL Developer
9 5 (3.42%) Informatica Developer
9 5 (3.42%) Java Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) Report Developer
9 5 (3.42%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (19.86%) Spring
1 29 (19.86%) XML
2 21 (14.38%) REST
3 18 (12.33%) JMS
4 16 (10.96%) Kafka
5 15 (10.27%) .NET
5 15 (10.27%) Spring Boot
6 14 (9.59%) HTML
6 14 (9.59%) Middleware
6 14 (9.59%) Web Services
7 13 (8.90%) AngularJS
7 13 (8.90%) JSON
8 12 (8.22%) Hibernate
8 12 (8.22%) jQuery
9 11 (7.53%) Apache Camel
9 11 (7.53%) HTML5
10 9 (6.16%) ActiveMQ
10 9 (6.16%) MSMQ
10 9 (6.16%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (5.48%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.79%) Cloud Native
3 6 (4.11%) User Experience
4 5 (3.42%) Derivative
5 4 (2.74%) Credit Risk
5 4 (2.74%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.74%) Replication
5 4 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.37%) Clustering
7 2 (1.37%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.68%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.68%) Equities
8 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.81%) Linux
2 22 (15.07%) Unix
3 13 (8.90%) Windows
4 9 (6.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.79%) CentOS
6 6 (4.11%) Android
7 5 (3.42%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.42%) Debian
7 5 (3.42%) Mac OS X
7 5 (3.42%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.05%) Solaris
9 2 (1.37%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (19.86%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (19.86%) Scrum
3 28 (19.18%) Data Modelling
4 26 (17.81%) Microservices
5 21 (14.38%) ETL
5 21 (14.38%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (11.64%) Kanban
7 16 (10.96%) Test Automation
8 15 (10.27%) SOA
9 14 (9.59%) Requirements Gathering
9 14 (9.59%) Software Engineering
10 13 (8.90%) DevOps
11 12 (8.22%) ERP
11 12 (8.22%) Migration
12 11 (7.53%) Dimensional Modelling
12 11 (7.53%) OO
12 11 (7.53%) Workflow
13 10 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (6.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 142 (97.26%) SQL
2 58 (39.73%) Java
3 42 (28.77%) Python
4 29 (19.86%) T-SQL
5 22 (15.07%) Perl
6 19 (13.01%) Shell Script
7 12 (8.22%) C#
7 12 (8.22%) C++
7 12 (8.22%) Java 8
7 12 (8.22%) JavaScript
8 10 (6.85%) PHP
8 10 (6.85%) Ruby
9 9 (6.16%) Scala
10 7 (4.79%) Bash Shell
10 7 (4.79%) VBA
11 5 (3.42%) Clojure
11 5 (3.42%) ClojureScript
11 5 (3.42%) Go
11 5 (3.42%) Groovy
12 4 (2.74%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 23 (15.75%) Security Cleared
2 15 (10.27%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.48%) Degree
4 7 (4.79%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.37%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.59%) QA
2 3 (2.05%) COREP
2 3 (2.05%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.05%) FINREP
3 2 (1.37%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.37%) PMO
4 1 (0.68%) GDPR
4 1 (0.68%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (4.79%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (3.42%) Docker
3 3 (2.05%) HDFS
4 2 (1.37%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.37%) KVM
4 2 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (13.01%) Kubernetes
2 9 (6.16%) Data Guard
3 8 (5.48%) Netcool
4 7 (4.79%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (4.79%) Puppet
5 5 (3.42%) Control-M
5 5 (3.42%) Salt
6 4 (2.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.37%) Nagios
7 2 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.37%) Rundeck
7 2 (1.37%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.68%) Ansible
Vendors
1 122 (83.56%) Oracle
2 14 (9.59%) MuleSoft
3 13 (8.90%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.53%) Red Hat
4 11 (7.53%) Sybase
5 9 (6.16%) Axway
5 9 (6.16%) Informatica
6 8 (5.48%) AppDynamics
6 8 (5.48%) SevOne
7 6 (4.11%) SAP
8 5 (3.42%) Cloudera
8 5 (3.42%) Hortonworks
8 5 (3.42%) IBM
8 5 (3.42%) Sparx
9 4 (2.74%) Cognos
9 4 (2.74%) Talend
10 2 (1.37%) CA
10 2 (1.37%) Infor
10 2 (1.37%) VMware
11 1 (0.68%) Civica