Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 243 274 253
Rank change year-on-year +31 -21 -36
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 374 448 480
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.02% 0.97% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.15% 1.93% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 329 319
London median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £315
90th Percentile £676 £615 £665
England median daily rate £475 £438 £438
% change year-on-year +8.57% - +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
London median hourly rate £14.00 - £28.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £48.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year -28.21% +39.29% -12.50%

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 17,415 23,266 22,011
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 47.59% 50.30% 48.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,210 17,707 16,606
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £350
90th Percentile £698 £675 £663
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 124 139
London median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £36.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +7.41% +9.43%
10th Percentile £21.00 £18.18 £17.95
90th Percentile £55.50 £62.81 £50.40
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.27 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.47% +5.66% +6.67%

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 October 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 23 October 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 +60 71 £488 +8.33% 14
West London +32 25 £525 +16.67% 4
South London +40 10 £675 +58.82% 6
East London +7 2 £548 +12.31% 4
North London +7 1 - - 2
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 373 (99.73%) SQL
2 305 (81.55%) Oracle
3 132 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 124 (33.16%) Oracle Database
5 104 (27.81%) SQL Server
6 101 (27.01%) Java
7 90 (24.06%) Finance
8 84 (22.46%) ETL
9 80 (21.39%) Banking
10 77 (20.59%) Linux
11 76 (20.32%) XML
11 76 (20.32%) Scrum
12 75 (20.05%) Unix
13 72 (19.25%) T-SQL
14 68 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
15 63 (16.84%) Data Modelling
15 63 (16.84%) Business Intelligence
16 61 (16.31%) JIRA
17 57 (15.24%) Migration
18 54 (14.44%) Microsoft
18 54 (14.44%) JSON
19 52 (13.90%) Shell Script
20 51 (13.64%) Windows
20 51 (13.64%) Security Cleared
21 49 (13.10%) Python
21 49 (13.10%) JavaScript
22 48 (12.83%) Confluence
22 48 (12.83%) Oracle Database 12c
23 46 (12.30%) .NET
24 45 (12.03%) C#

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 48 (12.83%) Confluence
2 42 (11.23%) WebLogic
3 38 (10.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 23 (6.15%) JBoss
5 15 (4.01%) MQSeries
6 13 (3.48%) Apache Spark
6 13 (3.48%) IIS
6 13 (3.48%) Oracle Workflow
7 11 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (2.41%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.60%) Jetty
9 6 (1.60%) Oracle Self-Service HR
9 6 (1.60%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.34%) CMS
11 4 (1.07%) Oracle Coherence
11 4 (1.07%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.80%) SAS
13 2 (0.53%) Apache Airflow
13 2 (0.53%) JCAPS
13 2 (0.53%) WildFly
Applications
1 29 (7.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 31 (8.29%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (7.49%) Oracle Receivables
3 18 (4.81%) Oracle EBS R12
4 17 (4.55%) Oracle ERP
5 16 (4.28%) Oracle Payables
6 13 (3.48%) Oracle Cash Management
6 13 (3.48%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 13 (3.48%) Oracle TCA
7 12 (3.21%) Oracle Assets
7 12 (3.21%) Oracle General Ledger
8 11 (2.94%) Oracle FAH
8 11 (2.94%) Oracle iProcurement
9 8 (2.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 7 (1.87%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 4 (1.07%) Oracle Financials
12 3 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
13 2 (0.53%) Oracle Retail
13 2 (0.53%) SAP MM
13 2 (0.53%) SAP S/4HANA
13 2 (0.53%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 43 (11.50%) AWS
2 39 (10.43%) Azure
3 16 (4.28%) Trello
4 14 (3.74%) PaaS
5 13 (3.48%) Power Platform
6 10 (2.67%) GitHub
7 7 (1.87%) Dynamics 365
7 7 (1.87%) Google Sheets
8 6 (1.60%) SaaS
9 5 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.34%) GCP
10 3 (0.80%) Apigee
11 2 (0.53%) npm
11 2 (0.53%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.53%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 1 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.60%) SSH
2 4 (1.07%) WAN
3 2 (0.53%) FTP
3 2 (0.53%) HTTP
3 2 (0.53%) SMTP
3 2 (0.53%) SSL
4 1 (0.27%) Internet
4 1 (0.27%) Modbus
4 1 (0.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (33.16%) Oracle Database
2 104 (27.81%) SQL Server
3 68 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 48 (12.83%) Oracle Database 12c
5 39 (10.43%) PostgreSQL
6 38 (10.16%) Oracle Reports
7 36 (9.63%) Oracle Database 11g
8 33 (8.82%) Oracle ODI
8 33 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 32 (8.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 27 (7.22%) Relational Database
11 26 (6.95%) Big Data
12 21 (5.61%) MySQL
13 20 (5.35%) RDBMS
14 18 (4.81%) MongoDB
15 17 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
16 16 (4.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 14 (3.74%) BusinessObjects
17 14 (3.74%) Oracle BI EE
18 13 (3.48%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 61 (16.31%) JIRA
2 42 (11.23%) Git (software)
3 37 (9.89%) Oracle Forms
4 22 (5.88%) Subversion
5 21 (5.61%) TeamCity
6 20 (5.35%) Selenium
7 17 (4.55%) Jenkins
8 11 (2.94%) Maven
9 9 (2.41%) Ant
9 9 (2.41%) Bitbucket
9 9 (2.41%) Visual Studio
10 8 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (1.87%) Eclipse
11 7 (1.87%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (1.60%) ClearCase
12 6 (1.60%) FishEye
12 6 (1.60%) Gradle
12 6 (1.60%) IntelliJ
12 6 (1.60%) Poseidon for UML
12 6 (1.60%) Vagrant
General
1 90 (24.06%) Finance
2 80 (21.39%) Banking
3 22 (5.88%) Public Sector
4 15 (4.01%) Investment Banking
5 14 (3.74%) Back Office
5 14 (3.74%) Front Office
6 13 (3.48%) Billing
7 7 (1.87%) International Banking
8 4 (1.07%) Marketing
9 3 (0.80%) Electronics
9 3 (0.80%) Publishing
9 3 (0.80%) Retail
9 3 (0.80%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.53%) Automotive
10 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.53%) Law
10 2 (0.53%) Legal
10 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 222 (59.36%) Developer
2 61 (16.31%) Oracle Developer
3 50 (13.37%) SQL Developer
4 34 (9.09%) Architect
5 27 (7.22%) C# Developer
6 26 (6.95%) Consultant
7 24 (6.42%) .NET Developer
7 24 (6.42%) Analyst
8 21 (5.61%) DBA
8 21 (5.61%) PL/SQL Developer
9 20 (5.35%) C# .NET Developer
9 20 (5.35%) Java Developer
10 17 (4.55%) ETL Developer
10 17 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
11 16 (4.28%) Oracle DBA
12 15 (4.01%) Cloud Developer
13 13 (3.48%) Data Analyst
14 12 (3.21%) Senior Developer
14 12 (3.21%) Software Developer
15 11 (2.94%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (20.32%) XML
2 54 (14.44%) JSON
3 46 (12.30%) .NET
4 38 (10.16%) Web Services
5 28 (7.49%) AngularJS
6 26 (6.95%) Hibernate
7 25 (6.68%) jQuery
8 24 (6.42%) Oracle Fusion
9 22 (5.88%) Apache Camel
9 22 (5.88%) HTML
10 21 (5.61%) ActiveMQ
10 21 (5.61%) RabbitMQ
11 17 (4.55%) WinForms
12 16 (4.28%) Spring
13 15 (4.01%) MSMQ
13 15 (4.01%) React
13 15 (4.01%) WCF
14 14 (3.74%) .NET Framework
14 14 (3.74%) WPF
15 13 (3.48%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.41%) Derivative
2 9 (2.41%) User Experience
3 8 (2.14%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (1.87%) Replication
4 7 (1.87%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (1.60%) Credit Risk
5 6 (1.60%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.34%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.34%) Robotics
7 4 (1.07%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.07%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.07%) Market Risk
8 3 (0.80%) Private Cloud
8 3 (0.80%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.53%) NHS
10 1 (0.27%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.27%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.27%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 77 (20.59%) Linux
2 75 (20.05%) Unix
3 51 (13.64%) Windows
4 10 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.87%) CentOS
6 6 (1.60%) AIX
6 6 (1.60%) Android
6 6 (1.60%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.60%) Debian
6 6 (1.60%) Mac OS X
6 6 (1.60%) Solaris
6 6 (1.60%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.80%) HPUX
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.27%) SUSE
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (22.46%) ETL
3 76 (20.32%) Scrum
4 63 (16.84%) Business Intelligence
4 63 (16.84%) Data Modelling
5 57 (15.24%) Migration
6 45 (12.03%) DevOps
7 39 (10.43%) Test Automation
8 38 (10.16%) SOA
9 35 (9.36%) Data Migration
10 32 (8.56%) Performance Tuning
11 30 (8.02%) Data Analysis
12 29 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (7.75%) Problem-Solving
13 28 (7.49%) Analytics
14 22 (5.88%) SDLC
15 21 (5.61%) ERP
16 20 (5.35%) Software Engineering
17 18 (4.81%) Kanban
18 17 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 373 (99.73%) SQL
2 101 (27.01%) Java
3 72 (19.25%) T-SQL
4 52 (13.90%) Shell Script
5 49 (13.10%) JavaScript
5 49 (13.10%) Python
6 45 (12.03%) C#
7 25 (6.68%) Ruby
8 17 (4.55%) Perl
8 17 (4.55%) Scala
9 15 (4.01%) C++
9 15 (4.01%) VBA
10 14 (3.74%) Bash Shell
11 13 (3.48%) VB.NET
12 11 (2.94%) VB
13 9 (2.41%) C
14 6 (1.60%) Clojure
14 6 (1.60%) ClojureScript
14 6 (1.60%) Groovy
15 5 (1.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 51 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 41 (10.96%) SC Cleared
3 24 (6.42%) Degree
4 5 (1.34%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.34%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.80%) DBS Check
5 3 (0.80%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.80%) PhD
6 2 (0.53%) MCSE
6 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.53%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.27%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.49%) QA
2 16 (4.28%) Data Quality
3 13 (3.48%) MiFID
4 8 (2.14%) GDPR
5 2 (0.53%) COREP
5 2 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.53%) FINREP
5 2 (0.53%) HL7
6 1 (0.27%) CDISC
System Software
1 19 (5.08%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.34%) Docker
2 5 (1.34%) HDFS
3 2 (0.53%) OCFS2
4 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.27%) KVM
4 1 (0.27%) NFS
4 1 (0.27%) RHEV
4 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (3.74%) Data Guard
2 6 (1.60%) Ansible
2 6 (1.60%) Puppet
2 6 (1.60%) Salt
3 5 (1.34%) Kibana
4 4 (1.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.80%) Control-M
5 3 (0.80%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 3 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.53%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.27%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.27%) Nagios
7 1 (0.27%) Opsview
Vendors
1 305 (81.55%) Oracle
2 54 (14.44%) Microsoft
3 24 (6.42%) Sybase
4 23 (6.15%) Informatica
4 23 (6.15%) Red Hat
5 21 (5.61%) SAP
6 19 (5.08%) Google
7 15 (4.01%) Axway
7 15 (4.01%) MuleSoft
8 14 (3.74%) Tableau
9 10 (2.67%) Citrix
10 8 (2.14%) BEA
10 8 (2.14%) Cognos
10 8 (2.14%) webMethods
11 7 (1.87%) Talend
12 6 (1.60%) Cloudera
12 6 (1.60%) Hortonworks
12 6 (1.60%) IBM
12 6 (1.60%) Siebel
12 6 (1.60%) Teradata