Period
to 12 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a PL/SQL Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 782 782 721
Rank change year-on-year 0 -61 -52
Contract jobs requiring a PL/SQL Developer 115 116 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 76 135
UK median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £306 £269 £267
90th Percentile £550 £506 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £386 £340
% change year-on-year -0.97% +13.60% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
UK median hourly rate - £41.50 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +19.42% -22.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year - +19.42% -22.78%

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 99,762 98,112 97,941
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 94.94% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 66,043 64,977 63,883
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £270 £258 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,065 2,872 3,318
UK median hourly rate £18.12 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +3.89% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% -

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 12 December 2018.

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 15 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 12 December 2018. 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 +12 98 £414 +4.42% 12
UK excluding London -17 75 £383 -0.97% 10
London +1 40 £450 +10.77% 3
South East -18 30 £400 -3.03% 4
Midlands +7 21 £350 -6.04% 2
West Midlands +2 20 £350 -12.50% 2
Scotland -14 11 £380 +4.83% 1
Northern Ireland +31 4 £383 -
North of England -26 4 £325 - 2
South West -32 3 £406 +10.17% 1
Wales -11 2 £463 +8.82%
North West -19 2 £325 - 1
East Midlands +9 1 - -
North East - 1 £325 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £450 -

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, PL/SQL Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring PL/SQL Developer in the job title.

1 115 (100.00%) PL/SQL
2 111 (96.52%) SQL
3 104 (90.43%) Oracle
4 54 (46.96%) Oracle Database
5 33 (28.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 29 (25.22%) Oracle Database 12c
7 25 (21.74%) Finance
7 25 (21.74%) C#
7 25 (21.74%) ETL
8 22 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (18.26%) Performance Tuning
10 20 (17.39%) Banking
10 20 (17.39%) Unix
11 19 (16.52%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (14.78%) Shell Script
13 16 (13.91%) Java
14 15 (13.04%) Oracle Forms
15 14 (12.17%) Linux
15 14 (12.17%) .NET
16 13 (11.30%) XML
17 11 (9.57%) Migration
17 11 (9.57%) Change Management
17 11 (9.57%) Visual Studio Team System
17 11 (9.57%) Data Analysis
18 9 (7.83%) Data Migration
18 9 (7.83%) Oracle Reports
19 8 (6.96%) Microsoft
19 8 (6.96%) Oracle Certification
19 8 (6.96%) Scrum
19 8 (6.96%) QA

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 7 (6.09%) IIS
2 5 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.48%) CMS
3 4 (3.48%) Confluence
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.87%) SAS
4 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.87%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle FAH
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.74%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (46.96%) Oracle Database
2 33 (28.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 29 (25.22%) Oracle Database 12c
4 19 (16.52%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (7.83%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (6.96%) Relational Database
7 7 (6.09%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
8 6 (5.22%) RDBMS
8 6 (5.22%) SQLPlus
9 3 (2.61%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.74%) MySQL
10 2 (1.74%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (0.87%) OLAP
11 1 (0.87%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.87%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (0.87%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (13.04%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (9.57%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (6.09%) JIRA
3 7 (6.09%) Subversion
4 6 (5.22%) ProC
5 5 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.35%) Toad
5 5 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (3.48%) JDeveloper
6 4 (3.48%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.48%) PVCS
7 2 (1.74%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.87%) CA Gen
General
1 25 (21.74%) Finance
2 20 (17.39%) Banking
3 7 (6.09%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.48%) Retail
5 2 (1.74%) Front Office
5 2 (1.74%) Marketing
6 1 (0.87%) Automotive
6 1 (0.87%) Electronics
6 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.17%) .NET
2 13 (11.30%) XML
3 6 (5.22%) HTML
4 5 (4.35%) Apache Camel
4 5 (4.35%) JSF
4 5 (4.35%) Oracle ADF
4 5 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (4.35%) WinForms
5 4 (3.48%) CSS
5 4 (3.48%) J2EE
5 4 (3.48%) SOAP
5 4 (3.48%) Web Services
6 3 (2.61%) jQuery
7 2 (1.74%) Ajax
7 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.74%) DOM
7 2 (1.74%) WPF
7 2 (1.74%) XSL
7 2 (1.74%) XSLT
8 1 (0.87%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.22%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.87%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.87%) DTCC
3 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.87%) Equities
3 1 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (0.87%) NHS
3 1 (0.87%) N-Tier
3 1 (0.87%) Replication
3 1 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (0.87%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.39%) Unix
2 14 (12.17%) Linux
3 6 (5.22%) OpenVMS
4 5 (4.35%) Windows
5 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.87%) AIX
7 1 (0.87%) Solaris
7 1 (0.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.74%) ETL
2 22 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (18.26%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (9.57%) Change Management
4 11 (9.57%) Data Analysis
4 11 (9.57%) Migration
5 9 (7.83%) Data Migration
6 8 (6.96%) Scrum
7 7 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (6.09%) Data Management
7 7 (6.09%) SDLC
8 6 (5.22%) Analytics
8 6 (5.22%) Data Ingestion
8 6 (5.22%) Inmon Methodology
8 6 (5.22%) Integration Testing
8 6 (5.22%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (4.35%) ATDD
9 5 (4.35%) BDD
9 5 (4.35%) Data Reconciliation
9 5 (4.35%) Post-Production
Programming Languages
1 115 (100.00%) PL/SQL
2 111 (96.52%) SQL
3 25 (21.74%) C#
4 17 (14.78%) Shell Script
5 16 (13.91%) Java
6 6 (5.22%) ANSI SQL
6 6 (5.22%) C
6 6 (5.22%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.22%) VB
7 5 (4.35%) Python
7 5 (4.35%) Ruby
7 5 (4.35%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.61%) Perl
8 3 (2.61%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.61%) VBA
9 1 (0.87%) COBOL
9 1 (0.87%) Delphi
9 1 (0.87%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (6.96%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (4.35%) OCA
3 2 (1.74%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.87%) OCP
4 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.96%) QA
2 5 (4.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.87%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.87%) EMIR
3 1 (0.87%) GDPR
3 1 (0.87%) IFRS
3 1 (0.87%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.87%) PMO
Systems Management
1 5 (4.35%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.87%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 104 (90.43%) Oracle
2 8 (6.96%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.09%) Citrix
4 6 (5.22%) IBM
5 5 (4.35%) Perforce
5 5 (4.35%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.74%) Dell
6 2 (1.74%) Northgate
6 2 (1.74%) Tableau
7 1 (0.87%) Amdocs
7 1 (0.87%) CA
7 1 (0.87%) Cramer
7 1 (0.87%) LANSA
7 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.87%) SAP
7 1 (0.87%) Sybase
7 1 (0.87%) Talend