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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 52 62 49
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 40 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.48% 1.80% 1.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.97% 5.09% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 11
Average daily rate
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£388 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £660 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.73 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-11.23% -5.55%
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
446 452 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.60% 35.40% 26.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 292 105
Average daily rate £356 £361 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +11.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.50 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £32.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 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 July 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 63 (94.03%) SQL
2 47 (70.15%) Oracle
3 40 (59.70%) Java
4 27 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (23.88%) Finance
5 16 (23.88%) J2EE
5 16 (23.88%) Relational Database
5 16 (23.88%) Oracle Database
6 14 (20.90%) Ant
6 14 (20.90%) Web Services
7 13 (19.40%) Linux
8 12 (17.91%) Banking
9 11 (16.42%) TDD
9 11 (16.42%) XML
9 11 (16.42%) CSS
9 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
9 11 (16.42%) Data Modelling
10 10 (14.93%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (14.93%) JUnit
10 10 (14.93%) UNIX
10 10 (14.93%) Unit Testing
11 9 (13.43%) Struts
11 9 (13.43%) JSP
11 9 (13.43%) MVC
11 9 (13.43%) Spring
12 8 (11.94%) JBoss
12 8 (11.94%) C#
12 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (10.45%) SDLC
13 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database 11g

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 8 (11.94%) JBoss
2 6 (8.96%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.46%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle Spatial
5 2 (2.99%) Node.js
5 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.49%) CMS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) Internet
2 2 (2.99%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) Oracle Database
1 16 (23.88%) Relational Database
2 10 (14.93%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.99%) SQLPlus
5 2 (2.99%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.49%) TKPROF
6 1 (1.49%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 14 (20.90%) Ant
2 10 (14.93%) JUnit
3 6 (8.96%) JIRA
3 6 (8.96%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (7.46%) Selenium
4 5 (7.46%) PowerBuilder
4 5 (7.46%) PowerDesigner
4 5 (7.46%) CruiseControl
5 4 (5.97%) Toad
6 3 (4.48%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (2.99%) Subversion
7 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.99%) Hudson
7 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.49%) Bower
8 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.49%) JDeveloper
General
1 16 (23.88%) Finance
2 12 (17.91%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (79.10%) Developer
2 20 (29.85%) Java Developer
3 14 (20.90%) Oracle Developer
4 11 (16.42%) PL/SQL Developer
5 9 (13.43%) SQL Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Database Developer
7 5 (7.46%) PowerBuilder Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Informatica Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Programmer
10 2 (2.99%) Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Java Web Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Report Developer
10 2 (2.99%) OBIEE Developer
11 1 (1.49%) SQL Programmer
11 1 (1.49%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.88%) J2EE
2 14 (20.90%) Web Services
3 11 (16.42%) XML
3 11 (16.42%) CSS
4 9 (13.43%) JSP
4 9 (13.43%) Spring
4 9 (13.43%) Struts
5 7 (10.45%) Ajax
5 7 (10.45%) HTML
6 5 (7.46%) Hibernate
6 5 (7.46%) JMS
6 5 (7.46%) Spring MVC
6 5 (7.46%) Spring Web Flow
6 5 (7.46%) GWT
7 4 (5.97%) Drools
7 4 (5.97%) XSLT
8 3 (4.48%) .NET
8 3 (4.48%) jQuery
9 2 (2.99%) JPA
9 2 (2.99%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) Data Structures
2 3 (4.48%) GIS
2 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.99%) PKI
4 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.40%) Linux
2 10 (14.93%) UNIX
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.42%) TDD
2 11 (16.42%) Data Modelling
3 10 (14.93%) Unit Testing
4 9 (13.43%) MVC
5 7 (10.45%) ETL
5 7 (10.45%) SDLC
6 6 (8.96%) Scrum
6 6 (8.96%) Web Development
7 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.46%) OO
7 5 (7.46%) Migration
7 5 (7.46%) Web Application Development
8 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.48%) Validation
9 3 (4.48%) Project Management
9 3 (4.48%) Data Validation
10 2 (2.99%) Analytics
10 2 (2.99%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 63 (94.03%) SQL
2 40 (59.70%) Java
3 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.94%) C#
5 7 (10.45%) Perl
5 7 (10.45%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.99%) C
8 1 (1.49%) Python
8 1 (1.49%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Sun Certification
2 5 (7.46%) Degree
3 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 47 (70.15%) Oracle
2 6 (8.96%) Sun
2 6 (8.96%) Informatica
3 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.99%) VMware
3 2 (2.99%) Adobe
4 1 (1.49%) Sybase
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.49%) Netezza
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