The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 58 72 42
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -30
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 76 47 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.60% 1.92% 3.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.05% 5.29% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 23 38
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£410 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.27% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £325 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £31.60 £31.35
% change year-on-year
+23.41% +0.79%
PL/SQL
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
944 888 866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 32.25% 36.29% 41.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 471 462
Average daily rate £375 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 19
Average hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £13.50 £15.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £32.50 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/SQL across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

PL/SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

PL/SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +7 34 £375 +7.14% 3
Glasgow +7 30 £375 +1.35% 6
Stirling -6 4 £425 - 4
West Lothian - - - -
Dundee - - - -
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 176 (97.78%) SQL
2 158 (87.78%) Oracle
3 76 (42.22%) Java
4 56 (31.11%) Oracle Database
5 53 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (23.33%) Finance
7 39 (21.67%) UNIX
8 38 (21.11%) Relational Database
9 37 (20.56%) Web Services
10 36 (20.00%) XML
10 36 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 35 (19.44%) JSP
11 35 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
11 35 (19.44%) Banking
12 34 (18.89%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (16.67%) Spring
13 30 (16.67%) J2EE
14 29 (16.11%) CSS
15 26 (14.44%) OO
16 25 (13.89%) Oracle Reports
16 25 (13.89%) WebSphere
17 24 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
18 23 (12.78%) Struts
18 23 (12.78%) Perl
18 23 (12.78%) Shell Script
19 22 (12.22%) Ajax
20 21 (11.67%) Oracle Database 10g
20 21 (11.67%) HTML
20 21 (11.67%) XSLT
20 21 (11.67%) SAP

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 25 (13.89%) WebSphere
2 12 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 12 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (4.44%) JBoss
4 6 (3.33%) FileNet
4 6 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (2.78%) Adobe CQ
5 5 (2.78%) GlassFish
5 5 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.11%) SAS
7 2 (1.11%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (10.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (7.78%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.67%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.11%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.33%) Internet
2 2 (1.11%) Firewall
2 2 (1.11%) LDAP
2 2 (1.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (31.11%) Oracle Database
2 38 (21.11%) Relational Database
3 35 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (13.89%) Oracle Reports
5 24 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 21 (11.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 21 (11.67%) SAP Data Services
7 18 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 16 (8.89%) BusinessObjects
9 14 (7.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 13 (7.22%) Oracle BI EE
11 11 (6.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 10 (5.56%) RDBMS
12 10 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (3.33%) BODI
15 6 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
16 5 (2.78%) MySQL
16 5 (2.78%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 19 (10.56%) Selenium
2 18 (10.00%) CruiseControl
3 15 (8.33%) Toad
3 15 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
4 10 (5.56%) Ant
5 9 (5.00%) PVCS
5 9 (5.00%) JIRA
6 8 (4.44%) JUnit
6 8 (4.44%) Visual Studio
7 6 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (2.78%) PowerDesigner
9 4 (2.22%) JDeveloper
10 3 (1.67%) Subversion
10 3 (1.67%) Maven
11 2 (1.11%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
12 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.56%) Hudson
12 1 (0.56%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.56%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 42 (23.33%) Finance
2 35 (19.44%) Banking
3 4 (2.22%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.67%) Local Government
5 2 (1.11%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Back Office
6 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 120 (66.67%) Developer
2 35 (19.44%) Java Developer
3 33 (18.33%) Oracle Developer
4 15 (8.33%) Analyst
5 14 (7.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 13 (7.22%) SQL Developer
6 13 (7.22%) Consultant
7 11 (6.11%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.00%) DBA
8 9 (5.00%) PL/SQL Developer
8 9 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
9 8 (4.44%) Programmer
9 8 (4.44%) Oracle DBA
9 8 (4.44%) Designer
10 7 (3.89%) Business Analyst
11 6 (3.33%) Solutions Designer
11 6 (3.33%) Oracle Analyst
11 6 (3.33%) OBIEE Consultant
11 6 (3.33%) FileNet Developer
12 5 (2.78%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (20.56%) Web Services
2 36 (20.00%) XML
3 35 (19.44%) JSP
4 30 (16.67%) J2EE
4 30 (16.67%) Spring
5 29 (16.11%) CSS
6 23 (12.78%) Struts
7 22 (12.22%) Ajax
8 21 (11.67%) XSLT
8 21 (11.67%) HTML
9 20 (11.11%) JMS
10 19 (10.56%) Spring MVC
11 18 (10.00%) Spring Web Flow
11 18 (10.00%) GWT
12 17 (9.44%) Hibernate
13 14 (7.78%) .NET
14 13 (7.22%) JDBC
14 13 (7.22%) iBATIS
15 8 (4.44%) Java EE
16 6 (3.33%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.33%) Data Integration
2 6 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.11%) Data Extraction
3 2 (1.11%) PKI
3 2 (1.11%) Web 2.0
3 2 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.56%) Open Source
4 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.56%) Replication
4 1 (0.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 39 (21.67%) UNIX
2 16 (8.89%) Linux
3 5 (2.78%) Windows
4 4 (2.22%) Solaris
5 3 (1.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (18.89%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (14.44%) OO
4 20 (11.11%) MVC
4 20 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 19 (10.56%) ERP
5 19 (10.56%) Unit Testing
6 18 (10.00%) Web Application Development
6 18 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (9.44%) Kimball Methodology
8 16 (8.89%) ETL
8 16 (8.89%) Migration
8 16 (8.89%) Scrum
9 15 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
10 14 (7.78%) Workflow
11 12 (6.67%) SOA
12 11 (6.11%) Data Migration
13 9 (5.00%) Test Scripting
13 9 (5.00%) Waterfall
14 8 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 176 (97.78%) SQL
2 76 (42.22%) Java
3 36 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 23 (12.78%) Perl
4 23 (12.78%) Shell Script
5 8 (4.44%) C#
6 5 (2.78%) Jython
6 5 (2.78%) Groovy
7 4 (2.22%) VBA
8 3 (1.67%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.67%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.11%) Python
10 1 (0.56%) VB
10 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.56%) VB6
10 1 (0.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (5.56%) Degree
2 6 (3.33%) Sun Certification
3 4 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) ISEB
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.56%) OCP
5 1 (0.56%) OCA
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.56%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.56%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 7 (3.89%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (2.78%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.11%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.56%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 158 (87.78%) Oracle
2 21 (11.67%) Business Objects
2 21 (11.67%) SAP
3 13 (7.22%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.56%) Tableau
5 7 (3.89%) Sun
5 7 (3.89%) Informatica
6 5 (2.78%) Sybase
7 3 (1.67%) Cognos
7 3 (1.67%) IBM
8 2 (1.11%) Adobe
8 2 (1.11%) EMC
8 2 (1.11%) Talend
8 2 (1.11%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.11%) Remedy
9 1 (0.56%) BMC
9 1 (0.56%) Veritas
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