Period
to 26 June 2019

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 June 2019 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 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 302 277 241
Rank change year-on-year -25 -36 -35
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 327 420 444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.81% 0.93% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.70% 1.91% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 321 306
London median daily rate £475 £450 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -0.61% +0.61%
10th Percentile £360 £313 £317
90th Percentile £688 £575 £638
England median daily rate £435 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £43.00 -
England median hourly rate £22.83 £33.50 £42.75
% change year-on-year -31.85% -21.64% +10.32%

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 19,212 22,047 18,829
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 47.62% 48.72% 46.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,502 16,797 13,959
London median daily rate £525 £505 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.96% +3.06% +8.53%
10th Percentile £363 £360 £325
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 199 148
London median hourly rate £36.67 £42.50 £40.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.72% +5.91% +34.15%
10th Percentile £20.03 £18.20 £17.94
90th Percentile £60.47 £68.00 £54.38
England median hourly rate £43.00 £41.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year +3.61% - +7.79%

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in London

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in London

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in London over the 6 months to 26 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PL/SQL in London

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor 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 June 2019. 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 +12 48 £500 +5.26% 5
West London 0 21 £463 -15.91% 2
South London +4 2 £438 +6.06%
East London -15 1 - - 1
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, 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.

1 326 (99.69%) SQL
2 276 (84.40%) Oracle
3 117 (35.78%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (35.47%) Finance
5 113 (34.56%) SQL Server
6 98 (29.97%) Oracle Database
7 81 (24.77%) T-SQL
8 80 (24.46%) Data Warehouse
9 77 (23.55%) Business Intelligence
10 72 (22.02%) Java
11 70 (21.41%) ETL
12 69 (21.10%) Analytics
13 68 (20.80%) Banking
14 65 (19.88%) C#
15 63 (19.27%) Microsoft
16 60 (18.35%) Oracle Forms
16 60 (18.35%) Scrum
17 55 (16.82%) Unix
18 51 (15.60%) XML
18 51 (15.60%) JavaScript
19 49 (14.98%) Test Automation
20 45 (13.76%) QA
20 45 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
21 43 (13.15%) .NET
22 41 (12.54%) Oracle Database 11g
22 41 (12.54%) Git (software)
23 40 (12.23%) Degree
23 40 (12.23%) Shell Script
23 40 (12.23%) Oracle Database 12c
24 39 (11.93%) Python

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 24 (7.34%) IIS
2 16 (4.89%) Confluence
3 15 (4.59%) Oracle Workflow
4 14 (4.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 12 (3.67%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (3.67%) WebLogic
6 10 (3.06%) Oracle Coherence
7 9 (2.75%) JBoss
7 9 (2.75%) Tomcat
8 8 (2.45%) Apache Spark
9 6 (1.83%) CMS
10 5 (1.53%) Apache
10 5 (1.53%) nginx
11 4 (1.22%) Appian
12 3 (0.92%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.92%) CloudStack
12 3 (0.92%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.92%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.61%) Alfresco
Applications
1 29 (8.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 31 (9.48%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (7.95%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (5.20%) Oracle Receivables
4 9 (2.75%) Oracle TCA
5 8 (2.45%) Oracle ERP
6 7 (2.14%) Oracle Financials
6 7 (2.14%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (1.53%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (1.53%) Oracle General Ledger
8 4 (1.22%) Actimize
8 4 (1.22%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (1.22%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (1.22%) Oracle Cash Management
8 4 (1.22%) Oracle FAH
9 3 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.92%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 3 (0.92%) Oracle iProcurement
10 2 (0.61%) Oracle Payroll
10 2 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (0.61%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 39 (11.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (6.73%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.67%) Power Platform
4 9 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.83%) Trello
6 5 (1.53%) PaaS
7 4 (1.22%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.61%) GitHub
9 2 (0.61%) NuGet
9 2 (0.61%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 2 (0.61%) Taleo
9 2 (0.61%) Tricentis Tosca
10 1 (0.31%) npm
10 1 (0.31%) Office 365
10 1 (0.31%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.53%) WAN
2 2 (0.61%) DNS
2 2 (0.61%) Firewall
2 2 (0.61%) HTTP
2 2 (0.61%) NAS
2 2 (0.61%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.31%) FTP
3 1 (0.31%) Internet
3 1 (0.31%) Modbus
3 1 (0.31%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (34.56%) SQL Server
2 98 (29.97%) Oracle Database
3 80 (24.46%) Data Warehouse
4 41 (12.54%) Oracle Database 11g
5 40 (12.23%) Oracle Database 12c
6 37 (11.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 33 (10.09%) Oracle Reports
8 31 (9.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 27 (8.26%) Big Data
9 27 (8.26%) Relational Database
10 26 (7.95%) MySQL
10 26 (7.95%) Oracle BI EE
10 26 (7.95%) Oracle Database 10g
11 22 (6.73%) Oracle ODI
11 22 (6.73%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
12 21 (6.42%) SQL Server 2014
13 18 (5.50%) Star Schema
14 15 (4.59%) BusinessObjects
14 15 (4.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 60 (18.35%) Oracle Forms
2 41 (12.54%) Git (software)
3 33 (10.09%) JIRA
4 21 (6.42%) Selenium
5 20 (6.12%) Visual Studio
6 19 (5.81%) Jenkins
6 19 (5.81%) Subversion
7 16 (4.89%) NUnit
7 16 (4.89%) SpecFlow
8 15 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (4.59%) Visual Studio Coded UI
9 14 (4.28%) Maven
10 10 (3.06%) Cucumber
11 9 (2.75%) TeamCity
11 9 (2.75%) Toad
12 8 (2.45%) Bitbucket
13 7 (2.14%) JUnit
13 7 (2.14%) SoapUI
14 6 (1.83%) Ant
14 6 (1.83%) Eclipse
General
1 116 (35.47%) Finance
2 68 (20.80%) Banking
3 22 (6.73%) Front Office
4 19 (5.81%) Investment Banking
5 13 (3.98%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.75%) Billing
7 7 (2.14%) Back Office
8 4 (1.22%) Marketing
9 3 (0.92%) Retail
10 2 (0.61%) Automotive
10 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.61%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.31%) Electronics
11 1 (0.31%) German Language
11 1 (0.31%) International Banking
11 1 (0.31%) Legal
11 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 177 (54.13%) Developer
2 40 (12.23%) Oracle Developer
2 40 (12.23%) SQL Developer
3 31 (9.48%) Consultant
3 31 (9.48%) Java Developer
4 29 (8.87%) C# Developer
5 26 (7.95%) .NET Developer
6 25 (7.65%) Oracle Consultant
7 23 (7.03%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (6.12%) Analyst
8 20 (6.12%) Senior Developer
9 19 (5.81%) PL/SQL Developer
10 17 (5.20%) WinForms Developer
11 16 (4.89%) Technical Consultant
11 16 (4.89%) Tester
12 15 (4.59%) Oracle Technical Consultant
13 14 (4.28%) Data Engineer
14 13 (3.98%) Architect
14 13 (3.98%) Data Scientist
15 12 (3.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (15.60%) XML
2 43 (13.15%) .NET
3 32 (9.79%) JSON
4 30 (9.17%) WinForms
5 27 (8.26%) WPF
6 21 (6.42%) Web Services
7 19 (5.81%) HTML
8 17 (5.20%) Spring
9 15 (4.59%) AngularJS
9 15 (4.59%) RESTful
10 14 (4.28%) J2EE
10 14 (4.28%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 13 (3.98%) REST
12 12 (3.67%) Natural Language Processing
13 11 (3.36%) SOAP
14 8 (2.45%) ActiveMQ
14 8 (2.45%) JMS
15 7 (2.14%) Hibernate
15 7 (2.14%) Oracle Fusion
15 7 (2.14%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 45 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.36%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (3.36%) Replication
3 9 (2.75%) Robotics
4 7 (2.14%) Derivative
4 7 (2.14%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.53%) Algorithms
5 5 (1.53%) Reference Data
6 4 (1.22%) Credit Risk
6 4 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.22%) Equities
6 4 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.22%) Hedge funds
6 4 (1.22%) Market Risk
7 3 (0.92%) Fixed Income
7 3 (0.92%) Private Cloud
7 3 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.61%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 55 (16.82%) Unix
2 32 (9.79%) Linux
3 20 (6.12%) Windows
4 9 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (2.45%) HPUX
6 3 (0.92%) Solaris
6 3 (0.92%) SUSE
7 2 (0.61%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.31%) Fedora
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (35.78%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (23.55%) Business Intelligence
3 70 (21.41%) ETL
4 69 (21.10%) Analytics
5 60 (18.35%) Scrum
6 49 (14.98%) Test Automation
7 38 (11.62%) DevOps
8 34 (10.40%) Migration
8 34 (10.40%) Performance Tuning
8 34 (10.40%) SDLC
9 33 (10.09%) Data Modelling
10 32 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (8.26%) Data Analysis
12 26 (7.95%) Software Engineering
13 22 (6.73%) Kimball Methodology
13 22 (6.73%) Regression Testing
13 22 (6.73%) TDD
14 19 (5.81%) BDD
14 19 (5.81%) Data Migration
15 18 (5.50%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 326 (99.69%) SQL
2 81 (24.77%) T-SQL
3 72 (22.02%) Java
4 65 (19.88%) C#
5 51 (15.60%) JavaScript
6 40 (12.23%) Shell Script
7 39 (11.93%) Python
8 26 (7.95%) VB.NET
9 24 (7.34%) VB
10 23 (7.03%) VBA
11 18 (5.50%) Perl
12 17 (5.20%) Scala
13 16 (4.89%) PowerShell
14 10 (3.06%) Java 8
15 9 (2.75%) C++
15 9 (2.75%) COBOL
15 9 (2.75%) Ruby
16 8 (2.45%) Bash Shell
17 7 (2.14%) C
17 7 (2.14%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 40 (12.23%) Degree
2 18 (5.50%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.98%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.75%) Master's Degree
5 7 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.92%) PhD
7 2 (0.61%) HP APS
7 2 (0.61%) MCSE
7 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.31%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (13.76%) QA
2 5 (1.53%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.61%) SLA
4 1 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.31%) EMIR
4 1 (0.31%) GDPR
4 1 (0.31%) MiFID
System Software
1 30 (9.17%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (4.59%) Docker
3 5 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.92%) HDFS
4 3 (0.92%) KVM
4 3 (0.92%) RHEV
4 3 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.61%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.31%) zsh
Systems Management
1 13 (3.98%) Kubernetes
2 10 (3.06%) Data Guard
3 9 (2.75%) Ansible
3 9 (2.75%) HP ALM
4 8 (2.45%) Kibana
5 6 (1.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.53%) Puppet
7 4 (1.22%) Control-M
8 3 (0.92%) logstash
8 3 (0.92%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.92%) Terraform
9 2 (0.61%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.31%) Automic
10 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 276 (84.40%) Oracle
2 63 (19.27%) Microsoft
3 23 (7.03%) Citrix
4 16 (4.89%) Tableau
5 14 (4.28%) Google
5 14 (4.28%) Informatica
6 11 (3.36%) Cadence
6 11 (3.36%) HP
7 10 (3.06%) SAP
8 8 (2.45%) VMware
9 5 (1.53%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.53%) Siebel
9 5 (1.53%) Splunk
9 5 (1.53%) Sybase
10 4 (1.22%) BEA
10 4 (1.22%) Cognos
10 4 (1.22%) Talend
10 4 (1.22%) webMethods
11 3 (0.92%) Ab Initio
11 3 (0.92%) Salesforce.com