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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 46 72 45
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -27
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 25 22 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.96% 1.50% 2.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.83% 4.69% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 16
Median daily rate £338 £390 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% -2.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £480 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +2.63%

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
366 469 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.26% 32.01% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 269 272
Median daily rate £388 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Median hourly rate £52.17 £40.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.61% -15.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PL/SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 48 (100.00%) SQL
2 38 (79.17%) Oracle
3 24 (50.00%) Java
4 19 (39.58%) Finance
4 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 11 (22.92%) .NET
7 9 (18.75%) Scrum
7 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 7 (14.58%) C#
9 7 (14.58%) JIRA
10 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (12.50%) PowerBuilder
11 5 (10.42%) Project Management
11 5 (10.42%) Change Management
11 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
11 5 (10.42%) ETL
11 5 (10.42%) JBoss
11 5 (10.42%) Wealth Management
11 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (10.42%) Subversion
11 5 (10.42%) Data Analysis
11 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
11 5 (10.42%) FNZ
11 5 (10.42%) Sonata
12 4 (8.33%) Fintech
12 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (8.33%) Fund Management

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.42%) JBoss
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
1 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Sonata
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.17%) Pentaho
5 2 (4.17%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (2.08%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) JIRA
2 6 (12.50%) PowerBuilder
3 5 (10.42%) Subversion
4 3 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.25%) Maven
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.08%) Toad
5 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (68.75%) Developer
2 15 (31.25%) Oracle Developer
3 11 (22.92%) PL/SQL Developer
3 11 (22.92%) SQL Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Project Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Software Project Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Software Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) BPM Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) Database Designer
5 3 (6.25%) Designer
5 3 (6.25%) PowerBuilder Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Informatica Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) .NET
2 4 (8.33%) WPF
3 3 (6.25%) Drools
3 3 (6.25%) Hibernate
3 3 (6.25%) HTML
3 3 (6.25%) Java EE
3 3 (6.25%) jBPM
3 3 (6.25%) JMS
3 3 (6.25%) JPA
3 3 (6.25%) JSF
3 3 (6.25%) Middleware
3 3 (6.25%) RichFaces
3 3 (6.25%) SOAP
3 3 (6.25%) Spring Batch
3 3 (6.25%) Web Services
3 3 (6.25%) XML
3 3 (6.25%) XSD
3 3 (6.25%) XSLT
4 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.08%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Fintech
3 2 (4.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.75%) Scrum
3 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (10.42%) Change Management
4 5 (10.42%) Data Analysis
4 5 (10.42%) ETL
4 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
4 5 (10.42%) Project Management
4 5 (10.42%) Wealth Management
5 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 4 (8.33%) Fund Management
5 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.25%) Change Control
6 3 (6.25%) Coaching
6 3 (6.25%) CRM
6 3 (6.25%) Open Source
6 3 (6.25%) SOA
6 3 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) SQL
2 24 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (14.58%) C#
4 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.17%) Python
5 2 (4.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 38 (79.17%) Oracle
2 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.42%) FNZ
4 4 (8.33%) Informatica
5 3 (6.25%) IBM
5 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.25%) SAP
6 2 (4.17%) Tableau
7 1 (2.08%) DevExpress
7 1 (2.08%) Perforce
7 1 (2.08%) Telerik