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 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 / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 153
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - - 0.028%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £550
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 the North West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 631 792 828
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 24.42% 20.47% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 498 479
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 36 12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -12.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £47.83 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

SQLPlus
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 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