Period
to 27 February 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 196 212 286
Rank change year-on-year +16 +74 -29
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 256 327 401
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.31% 1.16% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.68% 2.45% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 219 303
Median daily rate £495 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £300 £350 £363
90th Percentile £650 £694 £638
England median daily rate £450 £485 £446
% change year-on-year -7.22% +8.87% +1.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £68.00 - £24.50
10th Percentile £65.79 - £24.25
90th Percentile £69.07 - £24.75
England median hourly rate £57.17 £21.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +172.24% -58.00% +40.85%

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 9,570 13,344 21,645
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 48.80% 47.41% 49.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,027 10,018 16,534
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £350 £375 £363
90th Percentile £700 £688 £675
England median daily rate £488 £488 £485
% change year-on-year - +0.62% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 94 101
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.83 £36.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.37% +30.43% +14.59%
10th Percentile £21.63 £18.72 £18.70
90th Percentile £68.36 £63.75 £53.75
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +6.25%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +62 43 £450 -5.26% 9
South London +33 4 £575 -18.73% 1
East London +30 4 £405 -10.00% 10
West London +33 1 - - 1
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 247 (96.48%) SQL
2 214 (83.59%) Oracle
3 78 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (28.91%) Python
5 72 (28.13%) Java
6 66 (25.78%) Finance
7 60 (23.44%) Azure
7 60 (23.44%) Oracle Database
8 56 (21.88%) T-SQL
9 54 (21.09%) Business Intelligence
10 53 (20.70%) Banking
11 51 (19.92%) Microservices
12 49 (19.14%) Data Warehouse
13 46 (17.97%) C#
13 46 (17.97%) AWS
14 45 (17.58%) Unix
14 45 (17.58%) Kubernetes
15 44 (17.19%) Software Engineering
16 43 (16.80%) C++
17 41 (16.02%) Performance Tuning
18 39 (15.23%) Linux
18 39 (15.23%) Jenkins
19 36 (14.06%) MongoDB
20 35 (13.67%) Azure SQL Database
20 35 (13.67%) ETL
20 35 (13.67%) Cloud Native
21 34 (13.28%) Data Modelling
22 33 (12.89%) .NET
22 33 (12.89%) Serverless
22 33 (12.89%) Azure Functions

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 28 (10.94%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (4.30%) Oracle Workflow
3 9 (3.52%) Confluence
3 9 (3.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (3.52%) WebLogic
4 8 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (3.13%) Red Hat Fuse
5 7 (2.73%) SAS
6 6 (2.34%) Apache
7 5 (1.95%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.95%) JBoss
8 4 (1.56%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (1.17%) IIS
9 3 (1.17%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.78%) CMS
10 2 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (0.78%) Oracle Self-Service HR
10 2 (0.78%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (3.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.34%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (7.03%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (3.91%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (2.34%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (1.95%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (1.95%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (1.17%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle HRMS
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.39%) Cerner Millennium
8 1 (0.39%) Maximo
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle FAH
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 60 (23.44%) Azure
2 46 (17.97%) AWS
3 33 (12.89%) Azure Functions
3 33 (12.89%) Serverless
4 32 (12.50%) Logic Apps
5 28 (10.94%) AWS Lambda
6 8 (3.13%) Power Platform
7 7 (2.73%) GCP
7 7 (2.73%) GitHub
8 6 (2.34%) PaaS
9 5 (1.95%) Amazon S3
9 5 (1.95%) Google Analytics
10 4 (1.56%) Oracle CX
10 4 (1.56%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 3 (1.17%) Azure Data Factory
11 3 (1.17%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.39%) SaaS
13 1 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.13%) Firewall
2 7 (2.73%) SNMP
3 5 (1.95%) BGP
3 5 (1.95%) MPLS
3 5 (1.95%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.17%) SMTP
5 2 (0.78%) SSH
6 1 (0.39%) FTP
6 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (23.44%) Oracle Database
2 49 (19.14%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (14.06%) MongoDB
4 35 (13.67%) Azure SQL Database
5 26 (10.16%) SQL Server
6 23 (8.98%) Oracle Database 11g
7 21 (8.20%) Relational Database
8 19 (7.42%) Tableau
9 16 (6.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 16 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
9 16 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (5.86%) MySQL
11 14 (5.47%) NoSQL
12 13 (5.08%) Oracle Database 12c
13 12 (4.69%) Oracle BI EE
14 11 (4.30%) Star Schema
15 10 (3.91%) Oracle ODI
15 10 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (3.91%) SQLPlus
16 8 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 39 (15.23%) Jenkins
2 29 (11.33%) Git (software)
3 12 (4.69%) JIRA
4 11 (4.30%) Maven
4 11 (4.30%) Oracle APEX
5 9 (3.52%) JUnit
5 9 (3.52%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (2.34%) CA Gen
6 6 (2.34%) Gradle
6 6 (2.34%) Selenium
6 6 (2.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (2.34%) Toad
7 5 (1.95%) ProC
7 5 (1.95%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.56%) JDeveloper
8 4 (1.56%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.17%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.17%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.17%) IntelliJ
General
1 66 (25.78%) Finance
2 53 (20.70%) Banking
3 25 (9.77%) Investment Banking
4 9 (3.52%) Back Office
5 6 (2.34%) Front Office
6 4 (1.56%) Retail
7 3 (1.17%) Marketing
8 2 (0.78%) Advertising
8 2 (0.78%) Legal
8 2 (0.78%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.39%) Automotive
9 1 (0.39%) Billing
9 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.39%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.39%) International Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Law
9 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.39%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 132 (51.56%) Developer
2 33 (12.89%) Java Developer
3 31 (12.11%) Oracle Developer
4 28 (10.94%) Senior Developer
5 26 (10.16%) Data Engineer
6 19 (7.42%) Analyst
6 19 (7.42%) Python Developer
7 18 (7.03%) Consultant
7 18 (7.03%) DBA
8 17 (6.64%) SQL Developer
9 16 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
10 15 (5.86%) PL/SQL Developer
11 13 (5.08%) Azure Developer
12 11 (4.30%) Cloud Developer
12 11 (4.30%) Senior Python Developer
13 10 (3.91%) Energy Trading Developer
14 9 (3.52%) C# Developer
14 9 (3.52%) Development Engineer
14 9 (3.52%) Oracle Consultant
15 8 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (12.89%) .NET
2 29 (11.33%) Spring
2 29 (11.33%) XML
3 23 (8.98%) HTML
4 20 (7.81%) REST
5 19 (7.42%) .NET Core
6 18 (7.03%) Kafka
7 17 (6.64%) JSON
8 16 (6.25%) AngularJS
8 16 (6.25%) Web Services
9 15 (5.86%) JDBC
10 14 (5.47%) JMS
10 14 (5.47%) SOAP
11 13 (5.08%) HTML5
11 13 (5.08%) Middleware
12 12 (4.69%) CSS
12 12 (4.69%) RESTful
12 12 (4.69%) Spring Boot
13 11 (4.30%) Elastic Stack
13 11 (4.30%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.67%) Cloud Native
2 31 (12.11%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.91%) Data Structures
3 10 (3.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.34%) Clustering
6 5 (1.95%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.56%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.56%) Derivative
7 4 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.17%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.78%) Equities
9 2 (0.78%) Replication
9 2 (0.78%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.39%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.39%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.39%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.39%) NHS
10 1 (0.39%) User Experience
10 1 (0.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (17.58%) Unix
2 39 (15.23%) Linux
3 23 (8.98%) Windows
4 5 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.95%) Solaris
5 3 (1.17%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.78%) AIX
7 1 (0.39%) CentOS
7 1 (0.39%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (21.09%) Business Intelligence
3 51 (19.92%) Microservices
4 44 (17.19%) Software Engineering
5 41 (16.02%) Performance Tuning
6 35 (13.67%) ETL
7 34 (13.28%) Data Modelling
8 33 (12.89%) SDLC
9 32 (12.50%) Data Development
10 31 (12.11%) Data Engineering
11 28 (10.94%) Migration
12 26 (10.16%) Scrum
13 25 (9.77%) Problem-Solving
14 24 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
15 23 (8.98%) Analytics
16 22 (8.59%) Test Strategy
17 19 (7.42%) Unit Testing
18 18 (7.03%) Continuous Integration
19 17 (6.64%) TDD
20 16 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 247 (96.48%) SQL
2 74 (28.91%) Python
3 72 (28.13%) Java
4 56 (21.88%) T-SQL
5 46 (17.97%) C#
6 43 (16.80%) C++
7 29 (11.33%) Go
8 28 (10.94%) Shell Script
9 24 (9.38%) Java 8
10 23 (8.98%) Perl
11 21 (8.20%) JavaScript
12 12 (4.69%) C
12 12 (4.69%) PHP
13 10 (3.91%) PowerShell
13 10 (3.91%) Scala
14 6 (2.34%) VB
14 6 (2.34%) VBScript
15 4 (1.56%) COBOL
15 4 (1.56%) Haskell
16 3 (1.17%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (7.42%) Security Cleared
2 16 (6.25%) Degree
3 11 (4.30%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (2.73%) Master's Degree
5 5 (1.95%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.78%) ISEB
6 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.39%) CIMA
7 1 (0.39%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.39%) MBA
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.73%) QA
2 4 (1.56%) COREP
2 4 (1.56%) FINREP
2 4 (1.56%) PMO
3 3 (1.17%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.17%) MiFID
4 1 (0.39%) GAAP
4 1 (0.39%) GDPR
4 1 (0.39%) IFRS
4 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.39%) NIST
4 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.73%) Docker
2 6 (2.34%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.56%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.17%) HDFS
5 1 (0.39%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.39%) KVM
5 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 45 (17.58%) Kubernetes
2 8 (3.13%) Netcool
3 7 (2.73%) Control-M
3 7 (2.73%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (2.34%) Data Guard
5 3 (1.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (0.78%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.39%) Nagios
7 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.39%) Puppet
7 1 (0.39%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 214 (83.59%) Oracle
2 30 (11.72%) MuleSoft
3 14 (5.47%) Informatica
4 13 (5.08%) Microsoft
5 11 (4.30%) Google
6 8 (3.13%) AppDynamics
6 8 (3.13%) IBM
6 8 (3.13%) SevOne
7 7 (2.73%) SAP
8 6 (2.34%) Murex
9 5 (1.95%) Dynatrace
9 5 (1.95%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.95%) Splunk
10 4 (1.56%) BEA
10 4 (1.56%) Cognos
10 4 (1.56%) Pega
10 4 (1.56%) Sybase
10 4 (1.56%) Talend
10 4 (1.56%) webMethods
11 3 (1.17%) CA