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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 9 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 16 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 14.41% 3.83% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.37% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -41.90%
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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
51 90 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 45.95% 38.30% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 41 8
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £395 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 24 October 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) SQL
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (52.63%) .NET
3 9 (47.37%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 8 (42.11%) PVCS
4 8 (42.11%) Windows
5 7 (36.84%) MS Office
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
6 6 (31.58%) Perl
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (26.32%) C#
7 5 (26.32%) VB
7 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
8 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
9 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
9 3 (15.79%) Web Services
9 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
9 3 (15.79%) MVC
9 3 (15.79%) Toad
9 3 (15.79%) Internet
10 2 (10.53%) Intranet
10 2 (10.53%) WCF
10 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
10 2 (10.53%) System Testing
10 2 (10.53%) Oracle BI EE

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) Intranet
3 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) PVCS
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (15.79%) Toad
3 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Programmer
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Tester
6 1 (5.26%) DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) HTML
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) WCF
5 1 (5.26%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) EDI
5 1 (5.26%) Ajax
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.79%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) System Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Customer Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
3 2 (10.53%) ERP
4 1 (5.26%) Web Design
4 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) Perl
4 5 (26.32%) C#
4 5 (26.32%) VB
5 1 (5.26%) VBA
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle