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 25 June 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.

PL/SQL (PLSQL)
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 181 160
Rank change year-on-year -31 -21  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 227 288 350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.11% 1.35% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.32% 3.09% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 174 226
Median daily rate £438 £450 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +7.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £383 £368
% change year-on-year +1.30% +4.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +43.98%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +22.22% +1.42%  

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 9783 9312 9840
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 47.81% 43.56% 42.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7233 7103 7192
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 39 85
Median hourly rate £33.75 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.62% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.82 £14.95 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £113.00 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

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 25 June 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 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 3 months to 25 June 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 -15 35 £500 +5.26% 4
Canary Wharf +4 2 £550 -
Croydon - 2 - -
Docklands, London +1 1 £490 +28.94%
Greenwich - 1 £410 -
PL/SQL
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 438 (99.55%) SQL
2 377 (85.68%) Oracle
3 185 (42.05%) Java
4 167 (37.95%) Finance
5 141 (32.05%) Oracle Database
6 116 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
7 94 (21.36%) Unix
8 90 (20.45%) Banking
9 84 (19.09%) Linux
10 77 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
10 77 (17.50%) Data Modelling
11 75 (17.05%) XML
12 73 (16.59%) SQL Server
13 70 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
13 70 (15.91%) Spring
13 70 (15.91%) Oracle Database 11g
14 67 (15.23%) ETL
14 67 (15.23%) Oracle Database 12c
15 63 (14.32%) JavaScript
16 58 (13.18%) C#
16 58 (13.18%) Shell Script
17 57 (12.95%) HTML
18 55 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
19 49 (11.14%) T-SQL
20 47 (10.68%) Hibernate
20 47 (10.68%) SDLC
21 45 (10.23%) Relational Database
22 44 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
22 44 (10.00%) Windows
23 43 (9.77%) 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 27 (6.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 18 (4.09%) Confluence
2 18 (4.09%) WebLogic
3 12 (2.73%) JBoss
3 12 (2.73%) Mule
4 11 (2.50%) Apache Spark
5 10 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
5 10 (2.27%) Tuxedo
6 9 (2.05%) WebSphere
7 8 (1.82%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.59%) WildFly
9 6 (1.36%) Apache Pig
10 5 (1.14%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.91%) Apache
11 4 (0.91%) Oracle Application Server
11 4 (0.91%) SAS
11 4 (0.91%) WebLogic Portal
12 3 (0.68%) Apache Qpid
12 3 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.91%) SPSS
3 4 (0.91%) Stata
4 3 (0.68%) S-PLUS
5 2 (0.45%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (5.68%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (2.73%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (2.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (1.59%) Oracle iStore
4 5 (1.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (1.14%) Oracle Utilities
4 5 (1.14%) Siebel CRM
5 4 (0.91%) Global One
5 4 (0.91%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.91%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 4 (0.91%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.91%) Temenos T24
6 3 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.68%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (0.68%) Sonata
7 2 (0.45%) Kypera Housing
7 2 (0.45%) MIS ActiveH
7 2 (0.45%) Northgate Housing
7 2 (0.45%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.59%) PaaS
2 5 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.45%) IaaS
4 2 (0.45%) SaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Dropbox
5 1 (0.23%) Force.com
5 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.23%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (0.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (0.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.27%) LDAP
2 4 (0.91%) FTP
2 4 (0.91%) Skype
2 4 (0.91%) SNMP
3 3 (0.68%) AMQP
3 3 (0.68%) VoIP
3 3 (0.68%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.45%) Firewall
4 2 (0.45%) Internet
4 2 (0.45%) Intranet
5 1 (0.23%) HTTP
5 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (32.05%) Oracle Database
2 77 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
3 73 (16.59%) SQL Server
4 70 (15.91%) Oracle Database 11g
5 67 (15.23%) Oracle Database 12c
6 45 (10.23%) Relational Database
7 30 (6.82%) RDBMS
8 23 (5.23%) Oracle Reports
9 22 (5.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 20 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
11 18 (4.09%) Big Data
12 17 (3.86%) Hadoop
12 17 (3.86%) QlikView
13 16 (3.64%) KDB
13 16 (3.64%) Oracle BI EE
13 16 (3.64%) SQLPlus
14 15 (3.41%) Kdb+
14 15 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (3.18%) MySQL
16 13 (2.95%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 43 (9.77%) JIRA
2 30 (6.82%) Jenkins
3 29 (6.59%) Git (software)
4 25 (5.68%) JUnit
5 23 (5.23%) Maven
6 21 (4.77%) Oracle Forms
7 19 (4.32%) Oracle APEX
8 17 (3.86%) JDeveloper
9 16 (3.64%) Mockito
9 16 (3.64%) Selenium
10 15 (3.41%) Cucumber
11 14 (3.18%) Toad
12 11 (2.50%) ProC
13 10 (2.27%) Subversion
14 8 (1.82%) Ant
14 8 (1.82%) EasyMock
15 7 (1.59%) HP UFT
16 6 (1.36%) Talend Open Studio
16 6 (1.36%) TeamCity
17 5 (1.14%) Bitbucket
General
1 167 (37.95%) Finance
2 90 (20.45%) Banking
3 35 (7.95%) Investment Banking
4 20 (4.55%) Front Office
5 14 (3.18%) Retail
6 9 (2.05%) Marketing
7 8 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.59%) Back Office
9 6 (1.36%) Billing
9 6 (1.36%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.14%) Music Industry
11 4 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.68%) Legal
12 3 (0.68%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.45%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.45%) German Language
13 2 (0.45%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.45%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.23%) Advertising
14 1 (0.23%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 285 (64.77%) Developer
2 115 (26.14%) Oracle Developer
3 90 (20.45%) Java Developer
4 89 (20.23%) SQL Developer
5 63 (14.32%) PL/SQL Developer
6 44 (10.00%) Analyst
7 31 (7.05%) Senior Developer
8 26 (5.91%) Consultant
9 22 (5.00%) Architect
10 19 (4.32%) C# Developer
10 19 (4.32%) DBA
11 18 (4.09%) Senior Java Developer
12 16 (3.64%) Applications Developer
13 15 (3.41%) Analyst Developer
14 13 (2.95%) Business Analyst
15 12 (2.73%) Oracle Consultant
15 12 (2.73%) Oracle Financials Developer
16 11 (2.50%) Agile Developer
16 11 (2.50%) JavaScript Developer
17 10 (2.27%) Investment Banking Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (17.05%) XML
2 70 (15.91%) Spring
3 57 (12.95%) HTML
4 47 (10.68%) Hibernate
5 40 (9.09%) .NET
6 35 (7.95%) J2EE
7 32 (7.27%) AngularJS
8 30 (6.82%) CSS
8 30 (6.82%) Web Services
9 29 (6.59%) JSON
10 23 (5.23%) JMS
11 22 (5.00%) Java EE
11 22 (5.00%) jQuery
11 22 (5.00%) REST
12 20 (4.55%) JSF
13 19 (4.32%) HTML5
13 19 (4.32%) JSP
13 19 (4.32%) RESTful
14 18 (4.09%) ActiveMQ
15 17 (3.86%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 55 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.45%) Equities
2 24 (5.45%) Fintech
3 20 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 20 (4.55%) Derivative
4 19 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (3.64%) Data Structures
6 15 (3.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 15 (3.41%) TWAP
6 15 (3.41%) VWAP
7 12 (2.73%) Hedge funds
8 11 (2.50%) Algorithms
9 9 (2.05%) Fixed Income
10 7 (1.59%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.36%) Market Risk
11 6 (1.36%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.14%) Life Science
13 4 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
14 3 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
14 3 (0.68%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 94 (21.36%) Unix
2 84 (19.09%) Linux
3 44 (10.00%) Windows
4 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.23%) AIX
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (17.50%) Data Modelling
3 70 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
4 67 (15.23%) ETL
5 47 (10.68%) SDLC
6 44 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 43 (9.77%) Analytics
8 35 (7.95%) TDD
9 33 (7.50%) MVC
10 32 (7.27%) OO
10 32 (7.27%) UML
11 30 (6.82%) Data Analysis
12 29 (6.59%) Scrum
13 27 (6.14%) Data Management
13 27 (6.14%) Multithreading
13 27 (6.14%) SOA
14 25 (5.68%) BDD
14 25 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (5.23%) Workflow
16 22 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 438 (99.55%) SQL
2 185 (42.05%) Java
3 63 (14.32%) JavaScript
4 58 (13.18%) C#
4 58 (13.18%) Shell Script
5 49 (11.14%) T-SQL
6 43 (9.77%) Python
7 29 (6.59%) C++
8 16 (3.64%) Perl
9 14 (3.18%) Bash Shell
9 14 (3.18%) C
10 13 (2.95%) PowerShell
11 10 (2.27%) Scala
12 8 (1.82%) R
12 8 (1.82%) Ruby
12 8 (1.82%) VB
12 8 (1.82%) VBA
13 7 (1.59%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.14%) Korn
15 4 (0.91%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (5.23%) Degree
2 16 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 13 (2.95%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.59%) ISEB
5 7 (1.59%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.14%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.91%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.91%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (0.68%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.45%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.23%) CCIE
10 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.23%) IBM Certification
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.36%) QA
2 21 (4.77%) Data Quality
3 12 (2.73%) SLA
4 11 (2.50%) EMIR
5 6 (1.36%) MiFID
6 4 (0.91%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.68%) FATCA
8 2 (0.45%) HL7
8 2 (0.45%) ISO 20022
8 2 (0.45%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.23%) DICOM
9 1 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.23%) ISO 15022
System Software
1 13 (2.95%) Docker
2 11 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (1.14%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.68%) HDFS
5 2 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (4.77%) Control-M
2 11 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (2.05%) Data Guard
4 6 (1.36%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.68%) Ansible
5 3 (0.68%) Puppet
6 2 (0.45%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.45%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (0.45%) Graphite
6 2 (0.45%) Kibana
6 2 (0.45%) logstash
6 2 (0.45%) Nagios
6 2 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 377 (85.68%) Oracle
2 28 (6.36%) Informatica
3 23 (5.23%) Sybase
4 19 (4.32%) IBM
5 17 (3.86%) Microsoft
6 12 (2.73%) Teradata
7 11 (2.50%) Atlassian
8 7 (1.59%) Tableau
9 6 (1.36%) HP
9 6 (1.36%) Siebel
9 6 (1.36%) Solace
9 6 (1.36%) Talend
10 5 (1.14%) Microgen
10 5 (1.14%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (1.14%) Murex
10 5 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.14%) SAP
10 5 (1.14%) WorldPay
11 4 (0.91%) CyberArk
11 4 (0.91%) ServiceNow
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