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 22 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.

Oracle SQL*Plus
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 404 413 416
Rank change year-on-year +9 +3  
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 12 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.058% 0.083% 0.051%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.24% 0.36% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 3
Median daily rate £500 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £250 £363
% change year-on-year +50.00% -31.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £27.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

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 4954 4955 5618
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.90% 22.83% 23.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3603 3665 3955
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 £363 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £351
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 23 52
Median hourly rate £24.66 £35.00 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.54% +25.98%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.33 £16.75 £15.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.43 £100.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.27 £26.75
% change year-on-year +21.52% +16.89%  

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 22 June 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 22 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 +6 3 £525 -
SQLPlus
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (94.12%) PL/SQL
3 8 (47.06%) Finance
3 8 (47.06%) SDLC
4 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database
4 7 (41.18%) Oracle Discoverer
5 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
5 6 (35.29%) Unix
5 6 (35.29%) Linux
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (29.41%) Windows
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
6 5 (29.41%) MySQL
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
6 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 5 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (29.41%) jQuery
6 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
7 4 (23.53%) Data Mapping
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 4 (23.53%) Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (23.53%) C#
7 4 (23.53%) C++
7 4 (23.53%) VBA
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle Forms

SQLPlus
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 3 (17.65%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle FAH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle Discoverer
2 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (17.65%) QlikView
3 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
3 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) Big Data
4 1 (5.88%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (5.88%) Data Lake
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.88%) MS Access
4 1 (5.88%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (5.88%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (23.53%) Toad
2 1 (5.88%) JDeveloper
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Billing
3 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Functional Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) HTML Developer
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) E-Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) E-Business Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) E-Business Support
5 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Financials Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Financials Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) HTML
1 5 (29.41%) jQuery
2 3 (17.65%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
1 1 (5.88%) Derivative
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
1 6 (35.29%) Unix
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) SDLC
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
4 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (23.53%) Data Mapping
4 4 (23.53%) Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
5 3 (17.65%) Migration
5 3 (17.65%) Workflow
6 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) Actionable Insight
7 1 (5.88%) Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Change Control
7 1 (5.88%) Change Data Capture
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Data Strategy
7 1 (5.88%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 16 (94.12%) PL/SQL
3 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
5 4 (23.53%) C#
5 4 (23.53%) C++
5 4 (23.53%) VBA
6 1 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) EMIR
2 1 (5.88%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Control-M
2 1 (5.88%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Hyperion
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Teradata