Period
to 12 May 2021

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 12 May 2021 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
12 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 194 225 311
Rank change year-on-year +31 +86 -39
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 328 228 336
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.39% 1.08% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.93% 2.26% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 142 242
10th Percentile £350 £350 £360
25th Percentile £425 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £494 £469
Median % change year-on-year +11.39% +5.33% -1.32%
75th Percentile £625 £600 £575
90th Percentile £675 £650 £675
England median daily rate £490 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +3.16% +11.76% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
10th Percentile £65.48 " "
25th Percentile £66.42 " £24.25
Median hourly rate £68.00 - £24.50
75th Percentile £68.77 " £24.75
90th Percentile £69.23 " "
England median hourly rate £55.00 £34.25 £23.43
% change year-on-year +60.58% +46.18% -41.43%

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 11,204 10,096 19,479
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 47.54% 47.95% 47.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,374 7,551 14,804
10th Percentile £363 £368 £363
25th Percentile £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £525
75th Percentile £638 £625 £613
90th Percentile £713 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 80 112
10th Percentile £20.35 £18.23 £18.19
25th Percentile £30.18 £26.69 £21.11
Median hourly rate £44.75 £47.83 £36.00
Median % change year-on-year -6.44% +32.86% -6.49%
75th Percentile £63.81 £58.38 £47.83
90th Percentile £68.00 £65.28 £53.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year -1.16% -2.27% +10.00%

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 12 May 2021.

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 12 May 2021. 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 +40 41 £511 +7.63% 5
South London +35 6 £575 -18.73%
East London +11 4 £458 -8.04% 10
West London +15 1 - - 3
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 12 May 2021, 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.

1 318 (96.95%) SQL
2 288 (87.80%) Oracle
3 131 (39.94%) Agile Software Development
4 105 (32.01%) Python
5 96 (29.27%) Finance
6 94 (28.66%) Banking
7 92 (28.05%) C#
8 87 (26.52%) Java
9 80 (24.39%) Azure
10 78 (23.78%) T-SQL
11 75 (22.87%) .NET
12 73 (22.26%) AWS
13 72 (21.95%) Oracle Database
14 65 (19.82%) Microservices
14 65 (19.82%) Software Engineering
15 62 (18.90%) C++
16 61 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
16 61 (18.60%) MongoDB
17 60 (18.29%) Data Warehouse
18 57 (17.38%) .NET Core
19 53 (16.16%) Cloud Native
19 53 (16.16%) Social Skills
20 52 (15.85%) HTML
20 52 (15.85%) Azure SQL Database
21 50 (15.24%) Azure Storage
21 50 (15.24%) Azure Cosmos DB
21 50 (15.24%) Azure Logic Apps
21 50 (15.24%) Azure Functions
21 50 (15.24%) Serverless
21 50 (15.24%) Data Development

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 42 (12.80%) BizTalk Server
2 16 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (3.96%) Apache Spark
4 11 (3.35%) IIS
5 10 (3.05%) Confluence
6 9 (2.74%) Apache
6 9 (2.74%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (2.74%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.74%) WebLogic
7 8 (2.44%) SAS
8 7 (2.13%) Red Hat Fuse
9 6 (1.83%) Apache Airflow
9 6 (1.83%) Oracle Service Bus
10 5 (1.52%) Luigi
11 4 (1.22%) JBoss
12 3 (0.91%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.61%) Camunda
13 2 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
14 1 (0.30%) Jupyter
14 1 (0.30%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (3.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.61%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.05%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (2.74%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (2.44%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (1.83%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.91%) Cerner Millennium
6 3 (0.91%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.61%) Actimize
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle FAH
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.30%) Cognos Controller
8 1 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.30%) Maximo
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 80 (24.39%) Azure
2 73 (22.26%) AWS
3 50 (15.24%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 50 (15.24%) Azure Functions
3 50 (15.24%) Azure Logic Apps
3 50 (15.24%) Azure Storage
3 50 (15.24%) Serverless
4 42 (12.80%) AWS Lambda
5 14 (4.27%) GCP
5 14 (4.27%) Google Analytics
6 13 (3.96%) Amazon S3
7 7 (2.13%) Power Platform
8 5 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (1.52%) Amazon EMR
8 5 (1.52%) AWS Data Pipeline
8 5 (1.52%) PaaS
9 4 (1.22%) GitHub
9 4 (1.22%) Oracle CX
9 4 (1.22%) Oracle Service Cloud
10 2 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.13%) SSL
1 7 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.91%) Internet
2 3 (0.91%) SMTP
3 2 (0.61%) Broadband
3 2 (0.61%) SNMP
3 2 (0.61%) SSH
4 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (21.95%) Oracle Database
2 61 (18.60%) MongoDB
3 60 (18.29%) Data Warehouse
4 52 (15.85%) Azure SQL Database
5 25 (7.62%) Oracle Database 11g
5 25 (7.62%) SQL Server
6 24 (7.32%) Oracle Database 12c
7 23 (7.01%) Relational Database
8 20 (6.10%) Tableau
9 19 (5.79%) Star Schema
10 18 (5.49%) Oracle ODI
11 16 (4.88%) MySQL
12 15 (4.57%) Big Data
12 15 (4.57%) Hazelcast
12 15 (4.57%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (4.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (4.27%) Snowflake Schema
14 12 (3.66%) Redis
15 11 (3.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 9 (2.74%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 37 (11.28%) Jenkins
3 19 (5.79%) Maven
4 17 (5.18%) JIRA
5 16 (4.88%) Oracle APEX
6 12 (3.66%) Visual Studio
7 11 (3.35%) JUnit
8 10 (3.05%) Gradle
9 9 (2.74%) SoapUI
10 8 (2.44%) Selenium
10 8 (2.44%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 6 (1.83%) Subversion
12 5 (1.52%) Ant
12 5 (1.52%) ProC
12 5 (1.52%) REST Assured
12 5 (1.52%) Toad
13 4 (1.22%) JSUnit
13 4 (1.22%) LoadRunner
13 4 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 96 (29.27%) Finance
2 94 (28.66%) Banking
3 53 (16.16%) Social Skills
4 48 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (14.63%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.74%) Back Office
5 9 (2.74%) Front Office
6 6 (1.83%) Presentation Skills
7 4 (1.22%) Retail
8 3 (0.91%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.91%) General Ledger
8 3 (0.91%) Legal
8 3 (0.91%) Marketing
8 3 (0.91%) Publishing
9 2 (0.61%) Advertising
9 2 (0.61%) Documentation Skills
9 2 (0.61%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.61%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.30%) Automotive
10 1 (0.30%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 185 (56.40%) Developer
2 48 (14.63%) Java Developer
3 45 (13.72%) Oracle Developer
4 42 (12.80%) Senior Developer
5 35 (10.67%) SQL Developer
6 34 (10.37%) Data Engineer
7 28 (8.54%) C# Developer
7 28 (8.54%) Consultant
8 20 (6.10%) Azure Developer
8 20 (6.10%) Python Developer
9 18 (5.49%) .NET Developer
9 18 (5.49%) Analyst
9 18 (5.49%) Senior Java Developer
10 16 (4.88%) PL/SQL Developer
11 14 (4.27%) Senior Consultant
11 14 (4.27%) Senior Python Developer
12 13 (3.96%) DBA
12 13 (3.96%) Energy Trading Developer
12 13 (3.96%) Oracle DBA
13 12 (3.66%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (22.87%) .NET
2 57 (17.38%) .NET Core
3 52 (15.85%) HTML
4 43 (13.11%) Spring
5 38 (11.59%) AngularJS
6 36 (10.98%) HTML5
7 29 (8.84%) Kafka
8 27 (8.23%) CSS
9 26 (7.93%) JSON
10 25 (7.62%) RESTful
11 23 (7.01%) .NET Framework
11 23 (7.01%) ASP.NET
11 23 (7.01%) ASP.NET Core
11 23 (7.01%) XML
12 22 (6.71%) REST
12 22 (6.71%) SOAP
12 22 (6.71%) Spring Boot
13 21 (6.40%) Web Services
14 20 (6.10%) WinForms
15 19 (5.79%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 53 (16.16%) Cloud Native
2 30 (9.15%) Data Structures
3 25 (7.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (3.96%) Algorithms
5 12 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (3.35%) Derivative
7 8 (2.44%) Credit Risk
8 6 (1.83%) Clustering
9 5 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.52%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.91%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.91%) NHS
11 2 (0.61%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.30%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.30%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.30%) Equities
12 1 (0.30%) Market Risk
12 1 (0.30%) Renewable Energy
12 1 (0.30%) Taxonomies
12 1 (0.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (14.02%) Linux
2 44 (13.41%) Unix
3 42 (12.80%) Windows
4 7 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.83%) Solaris
6 5 (1.52%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (39.94%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (19.82%) Microservices
2 65 (19.82%) Software Engineering
3 61 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
4 50 (15.24%) Data Development
5 49 (14.94%) ETL
5 49 (14.94%) SDLC
6 45 (13.72%) Performance Tuning
7 41 (12.50%) Data Engineering
7 41 (12.50%) Scrum
8 40 (12.20%) DevOps
9 37 (11.28%) Test Strategy
10 36 (10.98%) Analytics
10 36 (10.98%) Migration
11 35 (10.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 35 (10.67%) TDD
12 32 (9.76%) Unit Testing
13 29 (8.84%) Problem-Solving
14 28 (8.54%) Data Modelling
14 28 (8.54%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 318 (96.95%) SQL
2 105 (32.01%) Python
3 92 (28.05%) C#
4 87 (26.52%) Java
5 78 (23.78%) T-SQL
6 62 (18.90%) C++
7 44 (13.41%) Go
8 43 (13.11%) JavaScript
9 36 (10.98%) Java 8
10 27 (8.23%) Shell Script
11 24 (7.32%) Scala
12 21 (6.40%) Perl
13 20 (6.10%) PowerShell
14 14 (4.27%) TypeScript
15 12 (3.66%) C
15 12 (3.66%) Haskell
16 9 (2.74%) VB
17 7 (2.13%) VBA
18 6 (1.83%) VBScript
19 5 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (9.76%) Degree
2 14 (4.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (3.96%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.13%) Master's Degree
6 5 (1.52%) ISEB
6 5 (1.52%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.61%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.30%) CIMA
8 1 (0.30%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.30%) MBA
8 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.83%) Data Quality
1 6 (1.83%) FINREP
1 6 (1.83%) QA
2 5 (1.52%) COREP
3 4 (1.22%) PMO
4 3 (0.91%) IFRS
4 3 (0.91%) MiFID
5 2 (0.61%) SLA
6 1 (0.30%) GAAP
6 1 (0.30%) GDPR
6 1 (0.30%) GRC
6 1 (0.30%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.30%) NIST
System Software
1 10 (3.05%) Docker
2 3 (0.91%) HDFS
3 2 (0.61%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.30%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 50 (15.24%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.52%) Control-M
3 2 (0.61%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (0.61%) HP Fortify
3 2 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 288 (87.80%) Oracle
2 44 (13.41%) MuleSoft
3 20 (6.10%) Google
4 13 (3.96%) SAP
5 11 (3.35%) DevExpress
5 11 (3.35%) Informatica
6 9 (2.74%) Microsoft
7 8 (2.44%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.83%) IBM
8 6 (1.83%) Sybase
9 5 (1.52%) Murex
9 5 (1.52%) Splunk
10 4 (1.22%) BEA
10 4 (1.22%) Cognos
10 4 (1.22%) Dynatrace
10 4 (1.22%) Pega
10 4 (1.22%) webMethods
11 3 (0.91%) Delphix
11 3 (0.91%) StreamSets
11 3 (0.91%) UiPath