Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 217 275 253
Rank change year-on-year +58 -22 -2
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 347 414 497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.15% 0.93% 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.47% 1.86% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 306 340
London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £351 £363 £342
90th Percentile £668 £650 £664
England median daily rate £495 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
London median hourly rate £35.00 - £46.50
England median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year -30.00% +40.85% -7.19%

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 14,058 22,281 22,543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 46.65% 50.07% 48.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,393 16,887 17,297
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £369 £363 £350
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
England median daily rate £485 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +1.04% +1.05% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 115 156
London median hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +10.77% -18.75%
10th Percentile £18.74 £18.70 £18.25
90th Percentile £64.00 £53.75 £58.13
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 23 January 2020.

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 23 January 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 +78 69 £500 +1.27% 32
South London +48 17 £650 +30.00% 2
West London +19 7 £391 -13.06% 5
East London +40 3 £452 +29.14% 4
North London +18 2 £450 -33.33% 1
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 340 (97.98%) SQL
2 289 (83.29%) Oracle
3 136 (39.19%) Java
4 129 (37.18%) Agile Software Development
5 119 (34.29%) Oracle Database
6 97 (27.95%) SQL Server
7 84 (24.21%) Security Cleared
8 83 (23.92%) WebLogic
8 83 (23.92%) Unix
9 80 (23.05%) JIRA
10 79 (22.77%) Linux
10 79 (22.77%) XML
11 73 (21.04%) SC Cleared
12 72 (20.75%) T-SQL
13 68 (19.60%) ETL
14 66 (19.02%) Confluence
15 64 (18.44%) JSON
16 63 (18.16%) Business Intelligence
17 62 (17.87%) Data Modelling
18 59 (17.00%) Shell Script
19 58 (16.71%) Data Warehouse
19 58 (16.71%) Finance
20 56 (16.14%) Microsoft
20 56 (16.14%) Windows
21 55 (15.85%) Banking
22 53 (15.27%) AWS
23 52 (14.99%) DevOps
24 51 (14.70%) Azure
25 47 (13.54%) Hibernate
25 47 (13.54%) Red Hat

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 83 (23.92%) WebLogic
2 66 (19.02%) Confluence
3 34 (9.80%) JBoss
4 31 (8.93%) Red Hat Fuse
5 30 (8.65%) MQSeries
6 23 (6.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 12 (3.46%) Tomcat
8 11 (3.17%) Oracle Workflow
9 9 (2.59%) IIS
10 7 (2.02%) Apache
11 6 (1.73%) SharePoint
12 5 (1.44%) DataSynapse
12 5 (1.44%) WebSphere
13 4 (1.15%) Apache Spark
13 4 (1.15%) SAS
14 2 (0.58%) Apache Pig
14 2 (0.58%) IBM Transformation Extender
14 2 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.58%) WildFly
15 1 (0.29%) JCAPS
Applications
1 18 (5.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (4.03%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 14 (4.03%) Oracle ERP
1 14 (4.03%) Oracle Receivables
2 13 (3.75%) Oracle Payables
3 12 (3.46%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (2.31%) Oracle AML
4 8 (2.31%) Oracle Cash Management
5 7 (2.02%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 6 (1.73%) Oracle Assets
6 6 (1.73%) Oracle FAH
6 6 (1.73%) Oracle General Ledger
7 5 (1.44%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 4 (1.15%) Oracle iProcurement
8 4 (1.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (0.86%) SAP MM
10 2 (0.58%) HFM
10 2 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.58%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
11 1 (0.29%) Actimize
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 53 (15.27%) AWS
2 51 (14.70%) Azure
3 23 (6.63%) GitHub
4 11 (3.17%) Trello
5 10 (2.88%) PaaS
6 9 (2.59%) Power Platform
7 7 (2.02%) Google Sheets
8 6 (1.73%) Dynamics 365
8 6 (1.73%) SaaS
9 5 (1.44%) GCP
10 3 (0.86%) Apigee
11 1 (0.29%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.29%) Boomi
11 1 (0.29%) npm
11 1 (0.29%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.86%) DMZ
1 3 (0.86%) Internet
1 3 (0.86%) SSL
2 2 (0.58%) BGP
2 2 (0.58%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (0.58%) DNS
2 2 (0.58%) Firewall
2 2 (0.58%) IPsec
2 2 (0.58%) Junos
2 2 (0.58%) LAN
2 2 (0.58%) MPLS
2 2 (0.58%) Network Security
2 2 (0.58%) OSPF
2 2 (0.58%) SNMP
2 2 (0.58%) TACACS
2 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.58%) VPN
2 2 (0.58%) WAN
3 1 (0.29%) SMTP
3 1 (0.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (34.29%) Oracle Database
2 97 (27.95%) SQL Server
3 58 (16.71%) Data Warehouse
4 46 (13.26%) PostgreSQL
5 39 (11.24%) Oracle Database 12c
6 35 (10.09%) Oracle Reports
6 35 (10.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 28 (8.07%) Oracle Database 11g
8 24 (6.92%) Oracle ODI
9 21 (6.05%) BusinessObjects
9 21 (6.05%) Oracle BI EE
10 16 (4.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (4.32%) Relational Database
11 15 (4.32%) Star Schema
12 14 (4.03%) Big Data
12 14 (4.03%) Hadoop
12 14 (4.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 14 (4.03%) Oracle Database 10g
13 11 (3.17%) RDBMS
14 10 (2.88%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 80 (23.05%) JIRA
2 39 (11.24%) Git (software)
3 37 (10.66%) Jenkins
4 31 (8.93%) Selenium
5 27 (7.78%) Subversion
6 22 (6.34%) Maven
6 22 (6.34%) Oracle Forms
7 21 (6.05%) TeamCity
8 19 (5.48%) Toad
9 18 (5.19%) Bitbucket
10 16 (4.61%) Ant
10 16 (4.61%) Eclipse
11 13 (3.75%) JUnit
12 12 (3.46%) Artifactory
13 11 (3.17%) SoapUI
14 7 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
14 7 (2.02%) Oracle APEX
14 7 (2.02%) Postman
15 6 (1.73%) Visual Studio
16 5 (1.44%) JDeveloper
General
1 58 (16.71%) Finance
2 55 (15.85%) Banking
3 28 (8.07%) Public Sector
4 13 (3.75%) Back Office
4 13 (3.75%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.31%) Front Office
6 5 (1.44%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.15%) General Ledger
8 3 (0.86%) Electronics
8 3 (0.86%) International Banking
8 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.86%) Marketing
9 2 (0.58%) Billing
9 2 (0.58%) Law
9 2 (0.58%) Legal
9 2 (0.58%) Retail
10 1 (0.29%) Advertising
10 1 (0.29%) Publishing
10 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 210 (60.52%) Developer
2 52 (14.99%) Oracle Developer
3 40 (11.53%) Architect
3 40 (11.53%) SQL Developer
4 30 (8.65%) Analyst
4 30 (8.65%) Java Developer
5 24 (6.92%) Consultant
6 20 (5.76%) C# Developer
7 19 (5.48%) PL/SQL Developer
8 17 (4.90%) .NET Developer
8 17 (4.90%) Applications Architect
8 17 (4.90%) DBA
8 17 (4.90%) Software Developer
9 16 (4.61%) Full Stack Developer
9 16 (4.61%) Technical Architect
10 14 (4.03%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (4.03%) Database Developer
10 14 (4.03%) ETL Developer
11 13 (3.75%) Data Analyst
12 10 (2.88%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (22.77%) XML
2 64 (18.44%) JSON
3 47 (13.54%) Hibernate
4 37 (10.66%) .NET
5 35 (10.09%) Spring
6 33 (9.51%) Web Services
7 32 (9.22%) Apache Camel
7 32 (9.22%) RabbitMQ
8 31 (8.93%) ActiveMQ
9 30 (8.65%) MSMQ
10 27 (7.78%) AngularJS
10 27 (7.78%) CSS
10 27 (7.78%) HTML
10 27 (7.78%) Oracle Fusion
11 21 (6.05%) J2EE
11 21 (6.05%) jQuery
12 18 (5.19%) REST
12 18 (5.19%) SOAP
13 15 (4.32%) .NET Framework
13 15 (4.32%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (1.44%) Data Centre
2 5 (1.44%) Grid Computing
2 5 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (1.44%) User Experience
3 4 (1.15%) Replication
3 4 (1.15%) Virtual Team
4 3 (0.86%) Blog
4 3 (0.86%) Derivative
4 3 (0.86%) NHS
5 2 (0.58%) Credit Risk
5 2 (0.58%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.29%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.29%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.29%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.29%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.29%) Equities
6 1 (0.29%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 83 (23.92%) Unix
2 79 (22.77%) Linux
3 56 (16.14%) Windows
4 18 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.73%) AIX
6 5 (1.44%) Solaris
7 2 (0.58%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.29%) Android
8 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.29%) CentOS
8 1 (0.29%) Debian
8 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (37.18%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (19.60%) ETL
3 63 (18.16%) Business Intelligence
4 62 (17.87%) Data Modelling
5 52 (14.99%) DevOps
6 43 (12.39%) Migration
6 43 (12.39%) Scrum
7 39 (11.24%) Performance Tuning
8 35 (10.09%) Waterfall
9 34 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
10 32 (9.22%) Test Automation
11 30 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (7.78%) Configuration Management
12 27 (7.78%) Data Migration
13 26 (7.49%) ERP
14 24 (6.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 23 (6.63%) Data Analysis
15 23 (6.63%) SDLC
15 23 (6.63%) SOA
16 22 (6.34%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 340 (97.98%) SQL
2 136 (39.19%) Java
3 72 (20.75%) T-SQL
4 59 (17.00%) Shell Script
5 40 (11.53%) JavaScript
6 37 (10.66%) Python
7 31 (8.93%) C#
8 18 (5.19%) Ruby
9 15 (4.32%) Perl
9 15 (4.32%) Scala
10 12 (3.46%) Bash Shell
11 10 (2.88%) Java 8
12 9 (2.59%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.73%) C++
13 6 (1.73%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.73%) VB
13 6 (1.73%) VBA
14 5 (1.44%) C
15 3 (0.86%) R
16 1 (0.29%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 84 (24.21%) Security Cleared
2 73 (21.04%) SC Cleared
3 14 (4.03%) Degree
4 9 (2.59%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.86%) MCP
7 3 (0.86%) MCPD
7 3 (0.86%) MCTS
8 2 (0.58%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.29%) CCIE
9 1 (0.29%) CCNA
9 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.29%) CSPO
9 1 (0.29%) HND
9 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.29%) MCSE
9 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.19%) QA
2 14 (4.03%) Data Quality
3 13 (3.75%) MiFID
4 10 (2.88%) GDPR
5 5 (1.44%) SLA
6 2 (0.58%) COREP
6 2 (0.58%) FINREP
6 2 (0.58%) HL7
7 1 (0.29%) CDISC
7 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.29%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (3.46%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (2.59%) Docker
3 4 (1.15%) HDFS
4 2 (0.58%) OCFS2
4 2 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.29%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.29%) NFS
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 9 (2.59%) Data Guard
2 6 (1.73%) Puppet
3 5 (1.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (1.44%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (1.15%) Ansible
5 3 (0.86%) Control-M
5 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 3 (0.86%) Kibana
5 3 (0.86%) logstash
6 1 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.29%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 289 (83.29%) Oracle
2 56 (16.14%) Microsoft
3 47 (13.54%) Red Hat
4 31 (8.93%) MuleSoft
4 31 (8.93%) Sybase
5 30 (8.65%) Axway
6 29 (8.36%) Informatica
7 19 (5.48%) BEA
7 19 (5.48%) webMethods
8 18 (5.19%) SAP
9 11 (3.17%) Google
10 10 (2.88%) Cognos
11 8 (2.31%) AppDynamics
11 8 (2.31%) IBM
11 8 (2.31%) Splunk
12 7 (2.02%) Tableau
12 7 (2.02%) Talend
13 6 (1.73%) Cloudera
13 6 (1.73%) Siebel
14 5 (1.44%) TIBCO