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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
England / London
Rank 208 210 131
Rank change year-on-year +2 -79  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 213 260 371
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.11% 1.17% 1.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.41% 2.77% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 193 235
Median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £313 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year -0.61% +4.48%  

PL/SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 8852 9398 8872
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 45.99% 42.45% 41.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6581 7042 6416
Median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 55 46
Median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £25.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% +25.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.86 £17.50 £19.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing PL/SQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 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
City of London -5 45 £550 +12.82% 11
Croydon +12 4 - - 1
Wimbledon 0 4 £275 -35.29%
Docklands, London 0 3 £360 - 1
Canary Wharf -4 3 £528 +56.29%
Greenwich - 2 £425 -
PL/SQL
England

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL 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 London region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 416 (99.52%) SQL
2 353 (84.45%) Oracle
3 170 (40.67%) Finance
4 168 (40.19%) Java
5 147 (35.17%) Oracle Database
6 125 (29.90%) Agile Software Development
7 115 (27.51%) Unix
8 111 (26.56%) XML
9 93 (22.25%) Data Warehouse
10 92 (22.01%) Banking
11 80 (19.14%) Linux
12 68 (16.27%) Business Intelligence
13 67 (16.03%) Spring
14 66 (15.79%) Shell Script
15 65 (15.55%) JavaScript
16 63 (15.07%) Oracle Database 11g
17 62 (14.83%) SQL Server
17 62 (14.83%) ETL
18 61 (14.59%) Data Modelling
19 60 (14.35%) Hibernate
20 59 (14.11%) Oracle Database 12c
21 50 (11.96%) SDLC
21 50 (11.96%) HTML
21 50 (11.96%) J2EE
22 49 (11.72%) JIRA
23 46 (11.00%) C#
24 45 (10.77%) T-SQL
25 43 (10.29%) JSON
26 41 (9.81%) UML
26 41 (9.81%) Analytical Skills

PL/SQL
Top Related 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 40 (9.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 30 (7.18%) WebLogic
3 19 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 17 (4.07%) Confluence
5 15 (3.59%) Oracle Workflow
6 12 (2.87%) Tomcat
6 12 (2.87%) WebLogic Portal
7 10 (2.39%) Tuxedo
8 6 (1.44%) Apache Spark
8 6 (1.44%) Mule
9 3 (0.72%) Apache Qpid
9 3 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.72%) JBoss
10 2 (0.48%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.24%) Apache
11 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.24%) SAS
11 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.24%) WebLogic Integration
11 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (1.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.96%) MS Office
3 3 (0.72%) S-PLUS
4 2 (0.48%) Mathematica
5 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (4.78%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (3.35%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (2.87%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.20%) Oracle Utilities
5 4 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.96%) Temenos T24
6 3 (0.72%) Global One
6 3 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.72%) Oracle CRM
6 3 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.72%) Sonata
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle HRMS
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.24%) Loan IQ
8 1 (0.24%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.44%) PaaS
3 5 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.48%) IaaS
4 2 (0.48%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.48%) SaaS
4 2 (0.48%) Slack
5 1 (0.24%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.91%) FTP
2 3 (0.72%) AMQP
2 3 (0.72%) VoIP
2 3 (0.72%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.48%) Firewall
3 2 (0.48%) Internet
3 2 (0.48%) Intranet
3 2 (0.48%) LDAP
3 2 (0.48%) Skype
3 2 (0.48%) VPN
4 1 (0.24%) HTTP
4 1 (0.24%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (35.17%) Oracle Database
2 93 (22.25%) Data Warehouse
3 63 (15.07%) Oracle Database 11g
4 62 (14.83%) SQL Server
5 59 (14.11%) Oracle Database 12c
6 29 (6.94%) Oracle Database 10g
6 29 (6.94%) Oracle Reports
7 24 (5.74%) BusinessObjects
8 20 (4.78%) Relational Database
9 19 (4.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 14 (3.35%) Big Data
11 13 (3.11%) Hadoop
11 13 (3.11%) RDBMS
12 11 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
12 11 (2.63%) Oracle Exadata
12 11 (2.63%) Oracle ODI
12 11 (2.63%) Power BI
12 11 (2.63%) QlikView
13 10 (2.39%) Crystal Reports
13 10 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 49 (11.72%) JIRA
2 39 (9.33%) Jenkins
3 30 (7.18%) Git (software)
3 30 (7.18%) Maven
4 29 (6.94%) JUnit
5 25 (5.98%) Oracle APEX
6 23 (5.50%) Subversion
7 21 (5.02%) Oracle Forms
8 19 (4.55%) Mockito
9 17 (4.07%) Ant
10 15 (3.59%) Cucumber
10 15 (3.59%) Selenium
11 11 (2.63%) JDeveloper
12 10 (2.39%) HP UFT
13 9 (2.15%) TeamCity
14 8 (1.91%) Spock
15 7 (1.67%) Bitbucket
15 7 (1.67%) EasyMock
16 6 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 6 (1.44%) Toad
General
1 170 (40.67%) Finance
2 92 (22.01%) Banking
3 38 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 23 (5.50%) Front Office
5 16 (3.83%) Back Office
6 13 (3.11%) Retail
7 12 (2.87%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.44%) Advertising
9 5 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.96%) Legal
11 3 (0.72%) Billing
11 3 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.72%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.72%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.48%) German Language
12 2 (0.48%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.48%) Music Industry
12 2 (0.48%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.24%) Games
13 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 262 (62.68%) Developer
2 110 (26.32%) Oracle Developer
3 72 (17.22%) Java Developer
4 71 (16.99%) SQL Developer
5 47 (11.24%) Analyst
5 47 (11.24%) PL/SQL Developer
6 35 (8.37%) Senior Developer
7 32 (7.66%) Consultant
8 28 (6.70%) Architect
9 23 (5.50%) DBA
9 23 (5.50%) Senior Java Developer
10 18 (4.31%) Oracle DBA
11 17 (4.07%) Applications Developer
11 17 (4.07%) Business Analyst
12 16 (3.83%) Agile Developer
13 14 (3.35%) Senior Oracle Developer
14 13 (3.11%) Agile Java Developer
15 12 (2.87%) ETL Developer
15 12 (2.87%) Oracle Consultant
15 12 (2.87%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (26.56%) XML
2 67 (16.03%) Spring
3 60 (14.35%) Hibernate
4 50 (11.96%) HTML
4 50 (11.96%) J2EE
5 43 (10.29%) JSON
6 36 (8.61%) Web Services
7 33 (7.89%) CSS
8 28 (6.70%) JMS
9 26 (6.22%) Java EE
9 26 (6.22%) XSLT
10 25 (5.98%) AngularJS
10 25 (5.98%) SOAP
11 24 (5.74%) JSP
11 24 (5.74%) RESTful
12 23 (5.50%) .NET
12 23 (5.50%) JDBC
12 23 (5.50%) Spring MVC
13 22 (5.26%) REST
14 21 (5.02%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.50%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.26%) Data Structures
4 18 (4.31%) Equities
4 18 (4.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (4.07%) Derivative
5 17 (4.07%) Fintech
6 10 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.39%) Hedge funds
6 10 (2.39%) Virtual Team
7 9 (2.15%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.91%) TWAP
8 8 (1.91%) VWAP
9 7 (1.67%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.67%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.20%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.96%) User Experience
12 3 (0.72%) Clustering
12 3 (0.72%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 115 (27.51%) Unix
2 80 (19.14%) Linux
3 21 (5.02%) Windows
4 6 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.96%) SUSE
6 2 (0.48%) Solaris
6 2 (0.48%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.24%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (29.90%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (16.27%) Business Intelligence
3 62 (14.83%) ETL
4 61 (14.59%) Data Modelling
5 50 (11.96%) SDLC
6 41 (9.81%) UML
7 40 (9.57%) OO
7 40 (9.57%) SOA
8 39 (9.33%) Performance Tuning
9 32 (7.66%) Analytics
9 32 (7.66%) Scrum
10 31 (7.42%) TDD
11 28 (6.70%) Migration
12 27 (6.46%) OOA/OOD
13 26 (6.22%) Multithreading
14 25 (5.98%) MVC
15 24 (5.74%) BDD
16 22 (5.26%) Data Migration
16 22 (5.26%) DevOps
16 22 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 416 (99.52%) SQL
2 168 (40.19%) Java
3 66 (15.79%) Shell Script
4 65 (15.55%) JavaScript
5 46 (11.00%) C#
6 45 (10.77%) T-SQL
7 34 (8.13%) Python
8 21 (5.02%) C++
9 17 (4.07%) Bash Shell
10 16 (3.83%) Perl
11 14 (3.35%) ActionScript
12 11 (2.63%) PowerShell
13 10 (2.39%) Korn
13 10 (2.39%) VBA
13 10 (2.39%) XPath
14 7 (1.67%) VB
15 6 (1.44%) Apex Code
15 6 (1.44%) Scala
16 5 (1.20%) Ruby
17 4 (0.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (5.74%) Degree
2 11 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.39%) Sun Certification
4 9 (2.15%) ISEB
4 9 (2.15%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.44%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.20%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.48%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.24%) CCIE
8 1 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.24%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.98%) QA
2 17 (4.07%) SLA
3 12 (2.87%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.91%) MiFID
5 6 (1.44%) PCI DSS
6 5 (1.20%) EMIR
6 5 (1.20%) SDET
7 3 (0.72%) FATCA
8 2 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.48%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.48%) PMO
8 2 (0.48%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.24%) Basel III
9 1 (0.24%) ISO15022
System Software
1 21 (5.02%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (1.67%) Docker
3 3 (0.72%) HDFS
3 3 (0.72%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 22 (5.26%) Control-M
2 20 (4.78%) Oracle RMAN
3 16 (3.83%) Data Guard
4 10 (2.39%) SCOM
5 7 (1.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 5 (1.20%) Ansible
7 4 (0.96%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.96%) Puppet
8 2 (0.48%) Graphite
8 2 (0.48%) Kibana
8 2 (0.48%) logstash
8 2 (0.48%) Nagios
8 2 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.24%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.24%) MOM
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 353 (84.45%) Oracle
2 29 (6.94%) IBM
2 29 (6.94%) Sybase
3 23 (5.50%) Informatica
4 15 (3.59%) SAP
5 14 (3.35%) Adobe
6 13 (3.11%) BEA
7 12 (2.87%) HP
8 11 (2.63%) Solace
8 11 (2.63%) Teradata
8 11 (2.63%) WorldPay
9 7 (1.67%) Atlassian
9 7 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.44%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (1.44%) Murex
10 6 (1.44%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.44%) Siebel
11 4 (0.96%) Bloomberg
11 4 (0.96%) Cognos
11 4 (0.96%) Google
City, London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £640.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £650 per week
Posted: 5 days ago