The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 9 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 8.89% 2.04% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.77% 5.88% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
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£375 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £28.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+65.17% -27.74%
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Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
13 34 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 28.89% 34.69% 26.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 19
Average daily rate £350 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £448 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PL/SQL.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) PVCS
3 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (29.41%) ERP
4 5 (29.41%) Perl
4 5 (29.41%) MS Office
4 5 (29.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 5 (29.41%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (23.53%) VB
5 4 (23.53%) C#
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
6 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
7 2 (11.76%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) Toad
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.88%) Web Services
8 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
8 1 (5.88%) Intranet
8 1 (5.88%) Internet
8 1 (5.88%) MVC

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PL/SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) PVCS
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
4 2 (11.76%) Toad
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Programmer
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) VB Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.88%) VB6 Developer
4 1 (5.88%) DBA
4 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ERP
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) MVC
3 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.88%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) Perl
4 4 (23.53%) VB
4 4 (23.53%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle