The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 57 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 9 31 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.36% 3.53% 2.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.30% 9.72% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 25 5
Average daily rate - £350 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -21.11%
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
273 319 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.18% 36.29% 51.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 171 223
Average daily rate £365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 30 April 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) SQL
2 16 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (53.57%) Oracle
4 12 (42.86%) MicroStrategy
4 12 (42.86%) Relational Database
5 11 (39.29%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (35.71%) Star Schema
6 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
6 10 (35.71%) MS Access
6 10 (35.71%) Finance
6 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database
6 10 (35.71%) Data Analysis
7 8 (28.57%) QA
7 8 (28.57%) Unix
8 7 (25.00%) Data Modelling
8 7 (25.00%) Analytics
9 6 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
9 6 (21.43%) Data Stewardship
9 6 (21.43%) ETL
9 6 (21.43%) Quality Management
10 5 (17.86%) Java
11 4 (14.29%) MySQL
11 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
11 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
11 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
12 3 (10.71%) Java EE 5

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
1 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.57%) NetWeaver
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) FTP
1 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.57%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 10 (35.71%) MS Access
3 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database
3 10 (35.71%) Star Schema
4 4 (14.29%) MySQL
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (7.14%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.57%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) PVCS
1 2 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.57%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.57%) NetBeans
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.57%) XMLSpy
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Analyst
2 11 (39.29%) Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Information Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Data Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) DBA
4 3 (10.71%) MicroStrategy Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) MI Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Information Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) SOA Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Access Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Java EE 5
1 3 (10.71%) SOAP
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (7.14%) REST
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.57%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (3.57%) J2EE
3 1 (3.57%) JSF
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) JSP
3 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) DataPower
2 1 (3.57%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Unix
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (35.71%) Data Analysis
3 7 (25.00%) Analytics
3 7 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (21.43%) Data Stewardship
4 6 (21.43%) ETL
4 6 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (21.43%) Quality Management
5 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Line Management
6 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.14%) Data Mapping
7 2 (7.14%) Data Validation
7 2 (7.14%) ETL Development
7 2 (7.14%) SDLC
7 2 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (7.14%) Use Case
7 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) OCP
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.57%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Data Guard
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Oracle
2 12 (42.86%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (7.14%) Cognos
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Talend
3 2 (7.14%) Twitter
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) Remedy
4 1 (3.57%) SAP