The first table below looks at the demand for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Glasgow 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 47 36 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -15
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 21 44 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.06% 4.86% 5.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.23% 8.35% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 30
Average daily rate £393 £310 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.81% +13.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £270 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £390 £281
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +6.55%
Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
337 527 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 49.05% 58.23% 35.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 275 163
Average daily rate £375 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £15.24 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
PL/SQL
Scotland

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 39 (100.00%) SQL
2 29 (74.36%) Oracle
3 21 (53.85%) Java
4 19 (48.72%) Finance
5 13 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 12 (30.77%) UNIX
7 11 (28.21%) J2EE
8 10 (25.64%) XML
8 10 (25.64%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
9 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (20.51%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (20.51%) Shell Script
11 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.95%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (17.95%) Banking
11 7 (17.95%) Selenium
11 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
12 6 (15.38%) Drools
12 6 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
12 6 (15.38%) Data Management
12 6 (15.38%) Subversion
12 6 (15.38%) Maven
12 6 (15.38%) MySQL
12 6 (15.38%) HTML
12 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
12 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
13 5 (12.82%) Data Warehouse

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.13%) SAS
2 2 (5.13%) GemFire
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
4 6 (15.38%) MySQL
4 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (10.26%) Star Schema
7 3 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (5.13%) BODI
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (5.13%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (5.13%) OLAP
8 2 (5.13%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (5.13%) OLTP
8 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (5.13%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (17.95%) Selenium
2 6 (15.38%) Subversion
2 6 (15.38%) Maven
3 4 (10.26%) JUnit
3 4 (10.26%) Eclipse
3 4 (10.26%) TortoiseSVN
3 4 (10.26%) RSpec
3 4 (10.26%) JBehave
3 4 (10.26%) Cucumber
3 4 (10.26%) WATIR
3 4 (10.26%) Gradle
3 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.69%) CruiseControl
5 2 (5.13%) JIRA
5 2 (5.13%) FitNesse
5 2 (5.13%) Ant
5 2 (5.13%) Hudson
6 1 (2.56%) Toad
6 1 (2.56%) TestDirector
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Consultant
5 5 (12.82%) Programmer
6 4 (10.26%) Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Automation Tester
7 3 (7.69%) Tester
7 3 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Trainee Programmer
8 2 (5.13%) Trainee
8 2 (5.13%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (5.13%) Administrator
8 2 (5.13%) Oracle Applications Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Test Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Tester
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) J2EE
2 10 (25.64%) XML
3 6 (15.38%) Drools
3 6 (15.38%) HTML
4 5 (12.82%) CSS
4 5 (12.82%) JDBC
4 5 (12.82%) Spring
4 5 (12.82%) Spring Web Flow
5 3 (7.69%) JMS
5 3 (7.69%) XSLT
5 3 (7.69%) JSP
5 3 (7.69%) Struts
5 3 (7.69%) GWT
5 3 (7.69%) Spring MVC
5 3 (7.69%) iBATIS
5 3 (7.69%) Ajax
6 2 (5.13%) .NET
6 2 (5.13%) XHTML
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) UNIX
2 4 (10.26%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Performance Tuning
1 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
2 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.38%) Data Management
4 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (12.82%) OO
4 5 (12.82%) Change Management
5 4 (10.26%) Scrum
5 4 (10.26%) TDD
5 4 (10.26%) ITIL
5 4 (10.26%) Test Strategy
5 4 (10.26%) ATDD
5 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
5 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.26%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (10.26%) Inmon Methodology
5 4 (10.26%) User Stories
6 3 (7.69%) Web Application Development
6 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (53.85%) Java
3 8 (20.51%) Shell Script
4 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.26%) Python
5 4 (10.26%) Groovy
6 3 (7.69%) Perl
7 2 (5.13%) XQuery
8 1 (2.56%) R
8 1 (2.56%) VB
8 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (10.26%) Puppet
2 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (74.36%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.82%) HP
4 4 (10.26%) VMware
5 2 (5.13%) Sybase
5 2 (5.13%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.56%) Informatica
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