The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SQLPlus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQLPlus over the 3 months to 29 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.

Oracle SQL*Plus
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 403 435 400
Rank change year-on-year +32 -35  
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 5 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.026% 0.018% 0.028%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.10% 0.074% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £375 £575 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.78% +16.45%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 - £368
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50

SQLPlus is in the database and business intelligence 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 database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 4903 5431 5120
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 25.06% 24.20% 24.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3554 3905 3551
Median daily rate £490 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 36 40
Median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.23% +88.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £18.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £109.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

SQLPlus
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing SQLPlus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQLPlus in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQLPlus in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQLPlus in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQLPlus in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQLPlus in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQLPlus in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQLPlus in London

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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 SQLPlus within the London region over the 3 months to 29 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 - 1 £500 -
SQLPlus
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQLPlus 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 SQLPlus.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Teradata
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) RAD
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) MS Access
4 1 (20.00%) Cognos
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling

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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 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Data Lake
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) DataStage
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (20.00%) MS Access
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) MiFID Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (20.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) EMIR
1 1 (20.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Teradata