The first table below looks at the demand for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Edinburgh region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 60 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 23 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.80% 1.86% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 7.14% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 4
Average daily rate
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£338 £338 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £230 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £443 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
460 266 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.99% 26.00% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 108 93
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -29.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
PL/SQL
Scotland

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 36 (100.00%) SQL
2 31 (86.11%) Oracle
3 19 (52.78%) Oracle Database
4 16 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
6 11 (30.56%) ETL
7 10 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
8 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
8 7 (19.44%) Sybase
8 7 (19.44%) Shell Script
8 7 (19.44%) Migration
8 7 (19.44%) Oracle OWB
9 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
9 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (13.89%) SAP
10 5 (13.89%) Business Objects
10 5 (13.89%) C#
10 5 (13.89%) Java
10 5 (13.89%) Finance
10 5 (13.89%) SAP Data Services
10 5 (13.89%) Tableau
10 5 (13.89%) Markit EDM
10 5 (13.89%) Kimball Methodology
10 5 (13.89%) Dimensional Modelling
10 5 (13.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 4 (11.11%) GoldenSource
11 4 (11.11%) Investment Management
11 4 (11.11%) BusinessObjects

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (2.78%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.78%) Movex
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) Oracle Database
2 16 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
4 7 (19.44%) Oracle OWB
4 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
5 6 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
5 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (13.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (13.89%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.78%) PowerCenter
8 1 (2.78%) DataStage
8 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.78%) BODI
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.78%) MySQL
8 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.78%) Ant
3 1 (2.78%) NUnit
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (88.89%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (25.00%) ETL Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (13.89%) DBA
5 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Business Developer
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.78%) ETL Specialist
8 1 (2.78%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.78%) Middleware Specialist
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Programmer
8 1 (2.78%) Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) XML
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.56%) JDBC
2 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.56%) Java SE
2 2 (5.56%) WCF
2 2 (5.56%) WPF
2 2 (5.56%) jQuery
2 2 (5.56%) WinForms
3 1 (2.78%) Ajax
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) SOAP
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) XSLT
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
3 1 (2.78%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) ETL
2 10 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
3 7 (19.44%) Migration
4 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (13.89%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (13.89%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (11.11%) Investment Management
7 3 (8.33%) Data Management
7 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Management
8 2 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.78%) SOA
9 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.78%) Project Management
9 1 (2.78%) Validation
9 1 (2.78%) ERP
9 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) Shell Script
3 5 (13.89%) C#
3 5 (13.89%) Java
4 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.56%) XPath
6 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (2.78%) VBA
6 1 (2.78%) Python
6 1 (2.78%) XQuery
6 1 (2.78%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) Sybase
3 5 (13.89%) Business Objects
3 5 (13.89%) SAP
3 5 (13.89%) Tableau
4 4 (11.11%) GoldenSource
5 2 (5.56%) Informatica
6 1 (2.78%) Ab Initio
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