The table below looks at the statistics 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 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 69 74 47
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -27
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 18 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.29% 0.96% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.68% 2.75% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £330 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £418 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £52.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year
-32.38% +19.31%
PL/SQL
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 Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
385 437 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.62% 35.10% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 289 95
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £25.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015, 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 59 (100.00%) SQL
2 44 (74.58%) Oracle
3 37 (62.71%) Java
4 27 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (35.59%) J2EE
6 17 (28.81%) Relational Database
7 16 (27.12%) XML
7 16 (27.12%) Banking
8 15 (25.42%) Struts
9 14 (23.73%) UNIX
10 13 (22.03%) CSS
10 13 (22.03%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
10 13 (22.03%) MVC
10 13 (22.03%) JSP
10 13 (22.03%) Shell Script
10 13 (22.03%) Spring
10 13 (22.03%) Ajax
11 12 (20.34%) Perl
12 11 (18.64%) JMS
12 11 (18.64%) OO
12 11 (18.64%) WebSphere
12 11 (18.64%) CruiseControl
12 11 (18.64%) Spring MVC
12 11 (18.64%) Selenium
12 11 (18.64%) Spring Web Flow
12 11 (18.64%) Unit Testing
12 11 (18.64%) GWT
12 11 (18.64%) Web Application Development
13 10 (16.95%) XSLT

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 11 (18.64%) WebSphere
2 8 (13.56%) JBoss
3 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.69%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) Internet
2 2 (3.39%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.81%) Relational Database
2 13 (22.03%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (15.25%) SAP Data Services
4 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.08%) BODI
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.69%) TKPROF
7 1 (1.69%) SAP BI
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) CruiseControl
1 11 (18.64%) Selenium
2 9 (15.25%) Ant
2 9 (15.25%) JIRA
3 7 (11.86%) JUnit
4 5 (8.47%) PowerDesigner
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (3.39%) Toad
General
1 16 (27.12%) Banking
2 6 (10.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (72.88%) Developer
2 21 (35.59%) Java Developer
3 10 (16.95%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (16.95%) PL/SQL Developer
4 8 (13.56%) SQL Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Business Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Database Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.69%) Linux Developer
8 1 (1.69%) Programmer
8 1 (1.69%) Support Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) Applications Support
8 1 (1.69%) DBA
8 1 (1.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.59%) J2EE
2 16 (27.12%) XML
3 15 (25.42%) Struts
4 13 (22.03%) CSS
4 13 (22.03%) JSP
4 13 (22.03%) Spring
4 13 (22.03%) Ajax
5 11 (18.64%) JMS
5 11 (18.64%) Spring MVC
5 11 (18.64%) Spring Web Flow
5 11 (18.64%) GWT
6 10 (16.95%) XSLT
7 9 (15.25%) Web Services
8 6 (10.17%) iBATIS
8 6 (10.17%) JDBC
9 4 (6.78%) Drools
10 3 (5.08%) HTML
10 3 (5.08%) Hibernate
11 2 (3.39%) JPA
12 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) PKI
4 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.69%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) UNIX
2 7 (11.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.03%) MVC
3 11 (18.64%) OO
3 11 (18.64%) Unit Testing
3 11 (18.64%) Web Application Development
4 9 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (11.86%) Data Modelling
5 7 (11.86%) TDD
5 7 (11.86%) Web Development
6 6 (10.17%) Kimball Methodology
6 6 (10.17%) Scrum
7 4 (6.78%) Wealth Management
7 4 (6.78%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.08%) ETL
9 2 (3.39%) Migration
9 2 (3.39%) SDLC
10 1 (1.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) SQL
2 37 (62.71%) Java
3 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
3 13 (22.03%) Shell Script
4 12 (20.34%) Perl
5 2 (3.39%) C
6 1 (1.69%) C#
6 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
2 6 (10.17%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 44 (74.58%) Oracle
2 7 (11.86%) SAP
3 6 (10.17%) Sun
4 5 (8.47%) Business Objects
5 4 (6.78%) Informatica
6 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.39%) Adobe
7 1 (1.69%) Tableau
7 1 (1.69%) Netezza
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Michael Bailey Associates
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