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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 75 38 45
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +7
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 18 48 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.26% 3.57% 2.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.95% 10.30% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 20
Average daily rate £330 £355 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.04% +6.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £588 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £46.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.02% +65.17%
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
456 466 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.00% 34.62% 30.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 278 178
Average daily rate £383 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £40.25 £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.26% +251.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £39.90 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £47.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016, 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 38 (95.00%) SQL
2 36 (90.00%) Oracle
3 20 (50.00%) Java
4 12 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
4 12 (30.00%) Oracle Database
5 11 (27.50%) J2EE
5 11 (27.50%) Business Analysis
6 10 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (22.50%) E-business
8 8 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
8 8 (20.00%) Finance
9 7 (17.50%) Spring
9 7 (17.50%) ETL
9 7 (17.50%) Service Management
9 7 (17.50%) ITIL
9 7 (17.50%) HTML
9 7 (17.50%) SAP
9 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
9 7 (17.50%) SAP Data Services
9 7 (17.50%) Kimball Methodology
10 6 (15.00%) Tableau
10 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (15.00%) Unix
10 6 (15.00%) jQuery
10 6 (15.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 6 (15.00%) Dimensional Modelling
11 5 (12.50%) TopLink

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (7.50%) Apache
2 2 (5.00%) JBoss
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) Captiva
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Misys Midas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
1 1 (2.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
4 7 (17.50%) SAP Data Services
5 6 (15.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (7.50%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (7.50%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
9 1 (2.50%) BODI
9 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (2.50%) GIS
9 1 (2.50%) MySQL
9 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (10.00%) JDeveloper
4 2 (5.00%) JIRA
4 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.50%) Ant
5 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) Developer
2 21 (52.50%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL Developer
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) ETL Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Data Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle ETL Developer
7 2 (5.00%) SAP BI Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) SAP Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) J2EE
2 7 (17.50%) HTML
2 7 (17.50%) Spring
3 6 (15.00%) jQuery
4 5 (12.50%) .NET
4 5 (12.50%) TopLink
5 3 (7.50%) Java EE
6 2 (5.00%) Web Services
6 2 (5.00%) XML
7 1 (2.50%) EJB
7 1 (2.50%) JPA
7 1 (2.50%) JSP
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (2.50%) REST
7 1 (2.50%) SOAP
7 1 (2.50%) XSD
7 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Business Analysis
2 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (22.50%) E-business
3 7 (17.50%) ETL
3 7 (17.50%) ITIL
3 7 (17.50%) Kimball Methodology
3 7 (17.50%) Service Management
4 6 (15.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 5 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.00%) ITSM
7 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.50%) Web Development
8 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.00%) ETL Development
8 2 (5.00%) Investment Management
8 2 (5.00%) Migration
8 2 (5.00%) Project Management
8 2 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 38 (95.00%) SQL
2 20 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.00%) C#
6 3 (7.50%) Korn
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) Perl
7 1 (2.50%) VB
7 1 (2.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 36 (90.00%) Oracle
2 7 (17.50%) SAP
3 6 (15.00%) Tableau
4 3 (7.50%) Informatica
5 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.50%) Avaya
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco
6 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.50%) VMware
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