The median contractor rate for a PL/SQL Developer was £370 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 530 527 440
Rank change year-on-year -3 -87  
Contract jobs requiring a PL/SQL Developer 72 116 202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.22% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.23% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 69 129
Median daily rate £370 £350 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% -4.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £273 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £455 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +4.28% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 44357 51050 53273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.87% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28704 33277 33414
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1368 1510 2064
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

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 23 June 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 29 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 23 June 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 -20 57 £375 +7.14% 5
London +4 30 £375 +15.38% 1
Scotland +48 14 £364 +11.92% 1
South East -2 14 £425 -5.55%
Edinburgh +26 11 £365 -18.88%
Surrey +13 9 £450 +12.50%
South West +7 6 £394 +5.00%
City of London -13 6 £425 +19.29%
North West +4 5 £350 +6.06%
Berkshire +15 4 £369 -18.05%
Redhill - 4 £450 -
Cheshire +11 3 £350 +3.70%
Chester +9 3 £350 -
Wiltshire - 3 £400 -
Manchester +9 2 - -
Reading +7 2 £400 -11.11%
Glasgow +5 2 - -
Bristol -3 2 £388 +3.33%
Nottingham +2 1 £345 -
East Midlands -8 1 £345 -18.82%
East of England -8 1 £250 -20.00%
Nottinghamshire -9 1 £345 -
Dorset - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Camberley - 1 £525 -
Livingston - 1 £330 -
Watford - 1 £250 -
West Lothian - 1 £330 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £250 -

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 156 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 156 (100.00%) SQL
2 145 (92.95%) Oracle
3 96 (61.54%) Oracle Database
4 58 (37.18%) Finance
5 52 (33.33%) Unix
6 46 (29.49%) Shell Script
6 46 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (28.21%) Linux
8 42 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
9 39 (25.00%) SDLC
10 37 (23.72%) JavaScript
11 35 (22.44%) HTML
12 34 (21.79%) jQuery
13 32 (20.51%) Oracle Database 12c
14 31 (19.87%) Relational Database
15 28 (17.95%) Java
15 28 (17.95%) SQLPlus
15 28 (17.95%) Banking
16 27 (17.31%) RDBMS
17 23 (14.74%) Data Warehouse
17 23 (14.74%) Waterfall
18 22 (14.10%) ETL
19 21 (13.46%) Requirements Analysis
19 21 (13.46%) Performance Tuning
20 20 (12.82%) HTML5
20 20 (12.82%) C#
21 18 (11.54%) .NET
22 17 (10.90%) XML
22 17 (10.90%) Data Modelling

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 (2.56%) ColdFusion
2 2 (1.28%) Tuxedo
2 2 (1.28%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.64%) JBoss
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.56%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 5 (3.21%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.56%) Oracle iStore
2 4 (2.56%) Temenos T24
3 3 (1.92%) Oracle Utilities
4 2 (1.28%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.28%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.64%) Exstream
5 1 (0.64%) Siebel CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (61.54%) Oracle Database
2 42 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 32 (20.51%) Oracle Database 12c
4 31 (19.87%) Relational Database
5 28 (17.95%) SQLPlus
6 27 (17.31%) RDBMS
7 23 (14.74%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (10.26%) Oracle Database 10g
9 13 (8.33%) SQL Server
10 7 (4.49%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (3.85%) MySQL
11 6 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (3.21%) Oracle Exadata
13 4 (2.56%) Pentaho
14 3 (1.92%) OLAP
14 3 (1.92%) Oracle ODI
14 3 (1.92%) Oracle OLAP
14 3 (1.92%) Oracle9i Database
15 2 (1.28%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 11 (7.05%) JIRA
2 9 (5.77%) Toad
3 8 (5.13%) Oracle APEX
3 8 (5.13%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (3.85%) Bitbucket
4 6 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.85%) Hudson
4 6 (3.85%) ProC
5 5 (3.21%) JDeveloper
5 5 (3.21%) Subversion
6 4 (2.56%) QUnit
6 4 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.56%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.92%) MSTest
7 3 (1.92%) NUnit
8 2 (1.28%) Maven
9 1 (0.64%) dbdeploy
9 1 (0.64%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.64%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 58 (37.18%) Finance
2 28 (17.95%) Banking
3 12 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.56%) Marketing
5 4 (2.56%) Music Industry
6 3 (1.92%) Front Office
7 2 (1.28%) Electronics
7 2 (1.28%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.64%) Back Office
8 1 (0.64%) Billing
8 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.64%) Publishing
8 1 (0.64%) Retail
8 1 (0.64%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (22.44%) HTML
2 34 (21.79%) jQuery
3 20 (12.82%) HTML5
4 18 (11.54%) .NET
5 17 (10.90%) XML
6 9 (5.77%) J2EE
7 7 (4.49%) SOAP
8 6 (3.85%) EJB
8 6 (3.85%) EJB 3.0
8 6 (3.85%) Oracle ADF
8 6 (3.85%) REST
9 5 (3.21%) JSF
9 5 (3.21%) XSLT
10 4 (2.56%) Ember.js
10 4 (2.56%) Handlebars
10 4 (2.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 4 (2.56%) RESTful
10 4 (2.56%) WinForms
11 3 (1.92%) Spring.NET
11 3 (1.92%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.77%) Derivative
2 6 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.56%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.56%) Fintech
5 3 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.28%) Equities
7 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.64%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.64%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.64%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.64%) Replication
7 1 (0.64%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.64%) TWAP
7 1 (0.64%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 52 (33.33%) Unix
2 44 (28.21%) Linux
3 7 (4.49%) AIX
4 4 (2.56%) Windows
5 2 (1.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (25.00%) SDLC
3 23 (14.74%) Waterfall
4 22 (14.10%) ETL
5 21 (13.46%) Performance Tuning
5 21 (13.46%) Requirements Analysis
6 17 (10.90%) Data Modelling
7 15 (9.62%) Configuration Management
8 13 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 12 (7.69%) CRM
10 11 (7.05%) Investment Management
11 9 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (5.77%) Mathematics
12 7 (4.49%) Asset Management
12 7 (4.49%) Scrum
12 7 (4.49%) Technical Analysis
13 6 (3.85%) Test Scripting
14 5 (3.21%) Kanban
14 5 (3.21%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 156 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 156 (100.00%) SQL
2 46 (29.49%) Shell Script
3 37 (23.72%) JavaScript
4 28 (17.95%) Java
5 20 (12.82%) C#
6 10 (6.41%) Python
7 8 (5.13%) C
8 2 (1.28%) C++
9 1 (0.64%) ANSI SQL
9 1 (0.64%) Tcl
9 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (8.97%) Degree
2 12 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.56%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.64%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.85%) EMIR
2 3 (1.92%) QA
3 2 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.56%) Control-M
2 3 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 145 (92.95%) Oracle
2 5 (3.21%) Microgen
3 3 (1.92%) Informatica
3 3 (1.92%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.92%) Temenos
4 2 (1.28%) Bloomberg
4 2 (1.28%) FactSet
4 2 (1.28%) SAP
4 2 (1.28%) Tableau
5 1 (0.64%) HP
5 1 (0.64%) IBM
5 1 (0.64%) Siebel
5 1 (0.64%) Talend
5 1 (0.64%) Teradata