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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 45 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 86 64 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.26% 2.80% 3.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.44% 7.86% 9.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 30 34
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£413 £333 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.06% +1.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £238 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £28.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+65.17% -30.00%
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
1019 814 769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 38.61% 35.67% 37.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 413 422
Average daily rate £375 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 13
Average hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.12 £13.35 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +4 47 £355 +9.23% 4
Glasgow -3 20 £419 +39.58% 6
Aberdeen +9 4 £375 -16.66% 1
Stirling -10 3 £463 - 2
West Lothian - - - -
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 190 (97.44%) SQL
2 181 (92.82%) Oracle
3 80 (41.03%) Java
4 56 (28.72%) Oracle Database
5 48 (24.62%) JavaScript
6 47 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (23.59%) Relational Database
8 44 (22.56%) Finance
9 42 (21.54%) Banking
10 39 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
11 38 (19.49%) JSP
12 37 (18.97%) Web Services
12 37 (18.97%) Data Warehouse
12 37 (18.97%) Spring
13 34 (17.44%) UNIX
13 34 (17.44%) CSS
14 33 (16.92%) XML
14 33 (16.92%) Oracle Reports
15 32 (16.41%) Oracle Database 11g
16 31 (15.90%) J2EE
17 28 (14.36%) WebSphere
18 27 (13.85%) Data Modelling
18 27 (13.85%) OO
19 26 (13.33%) HTML
19 26 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
19 26 (13.33%) MVC
20 25 (12.82%) Perl
20 25 (12.82%) SAP
21 24 (12.31%) Business Objects
21 24 (12.31%) SAP Data Services

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 28 (14.36%) WebSphere
2 13 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (4.10%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (4.10%) WebLogic
4 7 (3.59%) FileNet
5 6 (3.08%) GlassFish
6 4 (2.05%) Adobe CQ
6 4 (2.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (2.05%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.54%) JBoss
7 3 (1.54%) SAS
8 2 (1.03%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.03%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (1.03%) Apache
8 2 (1.03%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 11 (5.64%) MS Office
2 1 (0.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (11.79%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (9.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 18 (9.23%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (2.05%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (2.05%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (2.05%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (2.05%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (2.05%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (1.54%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (1.54%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (1.03%) Endur
6 2 (1.03%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.51%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.59%) Internet
2 1 (0.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (28.72%) Oracle Database
2 46 (23.59%) Relational Database
3 37 (18.97%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (16.92%) Oracle Reports
5 32 (16.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 26 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 24 (12.31%) SAP Data Services
8 20 (10.26%) SQL Server
8 20 (10.26%) BusinessObjects
9 18 (9.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (8.72%) RDBMS
11 16 (8.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 14 (7.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 13 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
14 12 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (5.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (4.10%) Oracle9i Database
17 6 (3.08%) BODI
18 5 (2.56%) BusinessObjects XI
19 4 (2.05%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 19 (9.74%) Selenium
2 18 (9.23%) CruiseControl
3 15 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
4 14 (7.18%) PVCS
5 12 (6.15%) Oracle APEX
5 12 (6.15%) Toad
6 8 (4.10%) Ant
6 8 (4.10%) JUnit
7 7 (3.59%) Subversion
8 6 (3.08%) Visual Studio
9 5 (2.56%) PowerDesigner
10 4 (2.05%) JIRA
11 3 (1.54%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.03%) Maven
13 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (0.51%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.51%) JDeveloper
13 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.51%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 44 (22.56%) Finance
2 42 (21.54%) Banking
3 3 (1.54%) Local Government
4 2 (1.03%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 138 (70.77%) Developer
2 44 (22.56%) Java Developer
3 32 (16.41%) Oracle Developer
4 21 (10.77%) SQL Developer
5 18 (9.23%) Senior Developer
5 18 (9.23%) Analyst
6 17 (8.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 14 (7.18%) Consultant
8 12 (6.15%) Programmer
8 12 (6.15%) Designer
9 10 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (5.13%) Oracle Consultant
10 9 (4.62%) Data Modeller
11 8 (4.10%) SQL Server Developer
12 7 (3.59%) PL/SQL Developer
12 7 (3.59%) Business Analyst
12 7 (3.59%) FileNet Developer
13 6 (3.08%) OBIEE Consultant
13 6 (3.08%) Oracle Analyst
14 5 (2.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (19.49%) JSP
2 37 (18.97%) Web Services
2 37 (18.97%) Spring
3 34 (17.44%) CSS
4 33 (16.92%) XML
5 31 (15.90%) J2EE
6 26 (13.33%) HTML
7 23 (11.79%) Struts
7 23 (11.79%) Spring MVC
8 22 (11.28%) Hibernate
9 20 (10.26%) Ajax
9 20 (10.26%) Spring Web Flow
9 20 (10.26%) JMS
9 20 (10.26%) XSLT
10 18 (9.23%) GWT
10 18 (9.23%) .NET
11 16 (8.21%) iBATIS
11 16 (8.21%) JDBC
12 11 (5.64%) EJB
12 11 (5.64%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.54%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.03%) Clustering
4 2 (1.03%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.03%) DataPower
5 1 (0.51%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.51%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 34 (17.44%) UNIX
2 14 (7.18%) Linux
3 8 (4.10%) Windows
4 7 (3.59%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.54%) Solaris
6 1 (0.51%) Android
6 1 (0.51%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (13.85%) Data Modelling
3 27 (13.85%) OO
4 26 (13.33%) MVC
5 23 (11.79%) Migration
6 21 (10.77%) ERP
7 20 (10.26%) Unit Testing
8 19 (9.74%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (9.74%) Kimball Methodology
9 18 (9.23%) Web Application Development
9 18 (9.23%) Dimensional Modelling
10 15 (7.69%) Data Migration
10 15 (7.69%) Workflow
11 14 (7.18%) Scrum
12 13 (6.67%) TDD
13 11 (5.64%) UML
13 11 (5.64%) Wealth Management
14 10 (5.13%) Test Scripting
15 9 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 190 (97.44%) SQL
2 80 (41.03%) Java
3 48 (24.62%) JavaScript
4 25 (12.82%) Perl
5 18 (9.23%) Shell Script
6 12 (6.15%) VBA
7 8 (4.10%) C#
8 5 (2.56%) VB
9 4 (2.05%) Groovy
9 4 (2.05%) Jython
10 3 (1.54%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.54%) C++
11 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.51%) VB6
12 1 (0.51%) Python
12 1 (0.51%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (5.13%) Degree
2 6 (3.08%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.03%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) ISEB
4 1 (0.51%) OCP
4 1 (0.51%) OCA
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.51%) QA
1 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 181 (92.82%) Oracle
2 25 (12.82%) SAP
3 24 (12.31%) Business Objects
4 14 (7.18%) Tableau
5 13 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 11 (5.64%) Sybase
7 7 (3.59%) IBM
7 7 (3.59%) Informatica
8 6 (3.08%) Sun
9 4 (2.05%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.54%) Cognos
11 2 (1.03%) Kony
11 2 (1.03%) OpenLink
11 2 (1.03%) Yahoo!
11 2 (1.03%) Google
12 1 (0.51%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.51%) Twitter
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