The median contractor rate for a PL/SQL Developer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle PL/SQL Developer
UK
Rank 507 545 508
Rank change year-on-year +38 -37  
Contract jobs requiring a PL/SQL Developer 86 99 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 75 75
Median daily rate £413 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £34.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £34.25

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42948 50649 50145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.81% 95.19% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27820 32762 30258
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1586 1994
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

PL/SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured PL/SQL Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL Developer in the UK

PL/SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PL/SQL Developer.

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL Developer in the UK

PL/SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL Developer over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PL/SQL Developer in the UK

PL/SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL Developer.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL Developer in the UK

PL/SQL Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +24 82 £425 +21.42% 8
London +45 33 £450 +5.88% 1
South East +10 33 £363 +11.53% 2
Surrey +33 24 £363 - 2
Redhill - 9 £375 - 1
City of London +6 8 £425 -0.05%
North West +32 6 £475 +26.66%
Cheshire - 6 £475 -
South West +3 5 £363 -3.33% 2
Wiltshire - 4 - -
Berkshire +27 3 £338 -25.00%
Scotland +18 3 £375 +15.38%
Nottingham +10 3 £368 -0.67%
West Midlands +7 3 £381 +1.66% 1
Nottinghamshire +6 3 £368 -0.67%
East Midlands -6 3 £368 -0.67%
Reading +19 2 - -
Edinburgh +19 2 £363 +13.28%
Hampshire +10 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Crawley - 2 - -
Swindon - 2 - -
Telford +29 1 - - 1
Shropshire +29 1 - - 1
Cardiff +18 1 £375 +114.28%
South Wales +15 1 £375 +114.28%
Wales +8 1 £375 +114.28%
Tunbridge Wells +8 1 - -
Bristol -2 1 £363 -3.33% 2
Birmingham -3 1 £388 +3.33%

PL/SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, PL/SQL Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring PL/SQL Developer in the job title.

1 157 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 157 (100.00%) SQL
2 140 (89.17%) Oracle
3 76 (48.41%) Oracle Database
4 48 (30.57%) Unix
5 47 (29.94%) Finance
6 42 (26.75%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (24.20%) Shell Script
8 36 (22.93%) JavaScript
9 35 (22.29%) Linux
9 35 (22.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 35 (22.29%) SDLC
10 32 (20.38%) Data Warehouse
11 31 (19.75%) Java
12 27 (17.20%) Banking
13 26 (16.56%) jQuery
13 26 (16.56%) HTML
14 24 (15.29%) SQLPlus
15 22 (14.01%) Relational Database
16 21 (13.38%) Oracle Database 12c
16 21 (13.38%) Data Modelling
16 21 (13.38%) Waterfall
17 20 (12.74%) Performance Tuning
18 18 (11.46%) Business Intelligence
18 18 (11.46%) Oracle Reports
18 18 (11.46%) RDBMS
18 18 (11.46%) SQL Server
19 17 (10.83%) Unit Testing
20 16 (10.19%) HTML5
20 16 (10.19%) C#

PL/SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (3.18%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (2.55%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.27%) ColdFusion
3 2 (1.27%) Drupal
3 2 (1.27%) JBoss
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (1.27%) Tuxedo
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.27%) LaTeX
2 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (7.64%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.55%) Temenos T24
3 3 (1.91%) Oracle Utilities
3 3 (1.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.27%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.64%) Exstream
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle iStore
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.64%) Skype
1 1 (0.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (48.41%) Oracle Database
2 35 (22.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 32 (20.38%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (15.29%) SQLPlus
5 22 (14.01%) Relational Database
6 21 (13.38%) Oracle Database 12c
7 18 (11.46%) Oracle Reports
7 18 (11.46%) RDBMS
7 18 (11.46%) SQL Server
8 15 (9.55%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (4.46%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (4.46%) MySQL
9 7 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (3.82%) SAP Data Services
11 5 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (2.55%) Oracle Exadata
13 3 (1.91%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 3 (1.91%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.91%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 13 (8.28%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (5.73%) JIRA
3 8 (5.10%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.46%) Oracle APEX
5 6 (3.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (3.82%) Bitbucket
5 6 (3.82%) Hudson
6 5 (3.18%) Toad
7 4 (2.55%) Subversion
8 3 (1.91%) JDeveloper
8 3 (1.91%) ProC
8 3 (1.91%) PVCS
9 2 (1.27%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.27%) Maven
9 2 (1.27%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (1.27%) QUnit
10 1 (0.64%) Ant
10 1 (0.64%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.64%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 47 (29.94%) Finance
2 27 (17.20%) Banking
3 7 (4.46%) Investment Banking
3 7 (4.46%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.18%) Front Office
5 3 (1.91%) Back Office
5 3 (1.91%) Electronics
5 3 (1.91%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.91%) Marketing
6 1 (0.64%) Automotive
6 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.64%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.64%) Retail
6 1 (0.64%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.56%) HTML
1 26 (16.56%) jQuery
2 16 (10.19%) HTML5
3 15 (9.55%) .NET
4 12 (7.64%) XML
5 8 (5.10%) SOAP
6 7 (4.46%) EJB
6 7 (4.46%) J2EE
6 7 (4.46%) REST
7 6 (3.82%) EJB 3.0
8 4 (2.55%) Oracle ADF
9 3 (1.91%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.91%) JSF
9 3 (1.91%) Spring
10 2 (1.27%) Ember.js
10 2 (1.27%) Handlebars
10 2 (1.27%) WPF
10 2 (1.27%) XSLT
11 1 (0.64%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.46%) Client/Server
3 6 (3.82%) Derivative
4 4 (2.55%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.91%) Fintech
5 3 (1.91%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.27%) Equities
6 2 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.64%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.64%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (30.57%) Unix
2 35 (22.29%) Linux
3 5 (3.18%) AIX
3 5 (3.18%) Windows
4 2 (1.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (26.75%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (22.29%) SDLC
3 21 (13.38%) Data Modelling
3 21 (13.38%) Waterfall
4 20 (12.74%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (11.46%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (10.83%) Unit Testing
7 16 (10.19%) ETL
8 15 (9.55%) Requirements Analysis
9 12 (7.64%) Configuration Management
10 10 (6.37%) Investment Management
11 9 (5.73%) Data Analysis
11 9 (5.73%) Mathematics
11 9 (5.73%) Test Scripting
12 8 (5.10%) CRM
13 7 (4.46%) Analytics
13 7 (4.46%) Systems Analysis
14 6 (3.82%) Continuous Integration
15 5 (3.18%) Data Mapping
15 5 (3.18%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 157 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 157 (100.00%) SQL
2 38 (24.20%) Shell Script
3 36 (22.93%) JavaScript
4 31 (19.75%) Java
5 16 (10.19%) C#
6 9 (5.73%) Python
7 6 (3.82%) C++
8 4 (2.55%) C
9 3 (1.91%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.27%) VBA
11 1 (0.64%) ANSI SQL
11 1 (0.64%) Delphi
11 1 (0.64%) VB
11 1 (0.64%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (9.55%) Degree
2 14 (8.92%) Security Cleared
3 12 (7.64%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.91%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.27%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.64%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.46%) QA
2 3 (1.91%) EMIR
3 2 (1.27%) SLA
4 1 (0.64%) Basel II
4 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Firmware
1 1 (0.64%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (2.55%) Control-M
2 3 (1.91%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 140 (89.17%) Oracle
2 11 (7.01%) SAP
3 8 (5.10%) Informatica
4 4 (2.55%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.91%) HP
5 3 (1.91%) Sun
5 3 (1.91%) Temenos
6 2 (1.27%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.27%) FactSet
6 2 (1.27%) Netezza
7 1 (0.64%) IBM
7 1 (0.64%) Siebel
7 1 (0.64%) Tableau
7 1 (0.64%) Teradata
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