Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for SQLPlus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQLPlus over the 6 months to 18 November 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 > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 224 231
Rank change year-on-year +26 +7 -
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 3 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.053% 0.058% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.23% 0.23% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
North West median daily rate £263 - £375
England median daily rate £394 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -7.35% +13.33% -15.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
North West median hourly rate - £44.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +25.71% -
England median hourly rate - £44.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year - +35.38% -23.53%

SQLPlus is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1292 1729 1915
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.73% 25.08% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 1144 1208
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £282 £263 £263
90th Percentile £621 £544 £535
England median daily rate £455 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 44 41
North West median hourly rate £42.75 £35.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.58% -10.63% +63.27%
10th Percentile £21.30 £14.38 £18.50
90th Percentile £61.13 £59.31 £57.25
England median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +16.67%

SQLPlus
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SQLPlus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SQLPlus in the North West

SQLPlus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQLPlus in the North West

SQLPlus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQLPlus in the North West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQLPlus in the North West

SQLPlus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQLPlus in the North West

SQLPlus
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQLPlus within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Lancashire +16 3 £263 -
SQLPlus
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 North West region with a requirement for SQLPlus.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (66.67%) SSH
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring

SQLPlus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SSH
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) QA Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (33.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat