Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a PL/SQL Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 November 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.

Oracle PL/SQL Developer
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 766 693 620
Rank change year-on-year -73 -73 +31
Contract jobs requiring a PL/SQL Developer 118 208 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 142 186
UK median daily rate £388 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.64% +2.86% -14.95%
10th Percentile £250 £265 £273
90th Percentile £475 £475 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.28% -20.00% +22.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +15.28% -20.00% +22.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97824 99914 107019
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.76% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64542 65150 68083
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +2.04% +4.53% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2932 3310 4089
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.88% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year - -1.52% +9.96%

PL/SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured PL/SQL Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL Developer.

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

PL/SQL Developer
Top 14 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 6 months to 22 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
England -78 95 £400 +10.73% 5
UK excluding London -35 72 £388 +10.71% 4
London -51 44 £403 -3.88% 3
South East +6 30 £413 +10.00%
Scotland -2 19 £364 +11.92% 1
South West +2 7 £388 +6.90%
East of England -10 6 £351 -6.33%
North of England +34 4 £350 +6.06% 2
Midlands -6 4 £373 +2.76%
North West -13 4 £350 +6.06% 1
West Midlands +2 3 £400 +17.65%
East Midlands -9 1 £345 -8.00%
Wales - 1 £425 - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

PL/SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 118 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 118 (100.00%) SQL
2 112 (94.92%) Oracle
3 56 (47.46%) Oracle Database
4 39 (33.05%) Unix
5 35 (29.66%) ETL
5 35 (29.66%) Shell Script
6 34 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (28.81%) Finance
7 29 (24.58%) Oracle Database 11g
8 20 (16.95%) Linux
9 19 (16.10%) Migration
9 19 (16.10%) SDLC
10 17 (14.41%) Oracle Database 12c
10 17 (14.41%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (14.41%) Java
10 17 (14.41%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (13.56%) HTML
12 15 (12.71%) JavaScript
12 15 (12.71%) Relational Database
12 15 (12.71%) Waterfall
12 15 (12.71%) jQuery
13 14 (11.86%) Data Migration
13 14 (11.86%) Data Modelling
13 14 (11.86%) Oracle Reports
14 13 (11.02%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 12 (10.17%) ETL Development
15 12 (10.17%) RDBMS
15 12 (10.17%) SQLPlus
16 11 (9.32%) .NET

PL/SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 4 (3.39%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.69%) JBoss
2 2 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (1.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.85%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.85%) Confluence
3 1 (0.85%) IIS
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.85%) SAS
3 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.85%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (0.85%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) IaaS
1 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.69%) Skype
2 1 (0.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (47.46%) Oracle Database
2 29 (24.58%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (14.41%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (14.41%) Oracle Database 12c
4 15 (12.71%) Relational Database
5 14 (11.86%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (10.17%) RDBMS
6 12 (10.17%) SQLPlus
7 9 (7.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (7.63%) Oracle ODI
8 7 (5.93%) NoSQL
8 7 (5.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (5.08%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (5.08%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (2.54%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.69%) Data Mart
11 2 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.69%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (1.69%) PowerCenter
12 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (7.63%) ProC
2 5 (4.24%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.39%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (2.54%) MSTest
4 3 (2.54%) NUnit
4 3 (2.54%) Toad
4 3 (2.54%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.69%) AccuRev
5 2 (1.69%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.69%) JIRA
5 2 (1.69%) Maven
6 1 (0.85%) dbdeploy
6 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.85%) JUnit
6 1 (0.85%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.85%) QUnit
6 1 (0.85%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 34 (28.81%) Finance
2 9 (7.63%) Banking
3 4 (3.39%) Front Office
4 3 (2.54%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.54%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.54%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.69%) Electronics
5 2 (1.69%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Automotive
6 1 (0.85%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.56%) HTML
2 15 (12.71%) jQuery
3 13 (11.02%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 11 (9.32%) .NET
5 6 (5.08%) XML
6 5 (4.24%) .NET Framework
7 4 (3.39%) HTML5
8 3 (2.54%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.54%) CSS
8 3 (2.54%) Middleware
8 3 (2.54%) Ninject
8 3 (2.54%) React
8 3 (2.54%) Spring.NET
8 3 (2.54%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (2.54%) WinForms
8 3 (2.54%) WPF
9 2 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (1.69%) SOAP
9 2 (1.69%) Web Services
9 2 (1.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.54%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.69%) BBC
4 2 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.85%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.85%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (33.05%) Unix
2 20 (16.95%) Linux
3 10 (8.47%) AIX
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.85%) Solaris
5 1 (0.85%) Windows
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.66%) ETL
2 34 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (16.10%) Migration
3 19 (16.10%) SDLC
4 17 (14.41%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (12.71%) Waterfall
6 14 (11.86%) Data Migration
6 14 (11.86%) Data Modelling
7 12 (10.17%) ETL Development
8 10 (8.47%) Data Cleansing
8 10 (8.47%) Scrum
8 10 (8.47%) Unit Testing
9 9 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (7.63%) Configuration Management
9 9 (7.63%) Data Analysis
9 9 (7.63%) Physical Data Model
9 9 (7.63%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (6.78%) Data Integration
10 8 (6.78%) Logical Data Model
11 7 (5.93%) Data Conversion
Programming Languages
1 118 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 118 (100.00%) SQL
2 35 (29.66%) Shell Script
3 17 (14.41%) Java
4 15 (12.71%) JavaScript
5 10 (8.47%) C
5 10 (8.47%) C#
6 4 (3.39%) VB
6 4 (3.39%) VBA
7 3 (2.54%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.69%) C++
9 1 (0.85%) COBOL
9 1 (0.85%) JCL
9 1 (0.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (9.32%) Degree
2 5 (4.24%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.69%) Firmware
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) Control-M
1 1 (0.85%) Data Guard
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 112 (94.92%) Oracle
2 4 (3.39%) Informatica
3 3 (2.54%) SAP
3 3 (2.54%) Tableau
4 2 (1.69%) CODA
4 2 (1.69%) Cognos
4 2 (1.69%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.85%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.85%) Microgen
5 1 (0.85%) Talend