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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 67 85 73
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 62 47 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.07% 1.72% 2.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.52% 4.27% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 16 26
Average daily rate
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£350 £351 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.22% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £288 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +11.76%
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
951 1101 1006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 31.68% 40.30% 39.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 645 469
Average daily rate £363 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 17
Average hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.50 £12.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +5.88%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Glasgow +3 29 £303 +0.91% 3
Edinburgh +3 22 £385 +12.00% 11
Stirling +3 4 - -
Dundee - 3 £313 -
Perth and Kinross - 2 £325 -
PL/SQL
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PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 137 (100.00%) SQL
2 114 (83.21%) Oracle
3 69 (50.36%) Java
4 50 (36.50%) Oracle Database
5 46 (33.58%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (32.12%) Finance
7 34 (24.82%) JavaScript
8 33 (24.09%) XML
9 32 (23.36%) Web Services
9 32 (23.36%) Relational Database
10 31 (22.63%) UNIX
10 31 (22.63%) JSP
11 30 (21.90%) CSS
12 28 (20.44%) Data Modelling
12 28 (20.44%) Hibernate
12 28 (20.44%) Banking
12 28 (20.44%) Spring
13 26 (18.98%) Data Warehouse
14 25 (18.25%) SQL Server
14 25 (18.25%) Performance Tuning
15 22 (16.06%) HTML
16 21 (15.33%) J2EE
17 19 (13.87%) Oracle Database 11g
18 18 (13.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 18 (13.14%) OO
18 18 (13.14%) ETL
18 18 (13.14%) Shell Script
19 17 (12.41%) Migration
19 17 (12.41%) Oracle Database 10g
20 16 (11.68%) RDBMS

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 14 (10.22%) WebLogic
2 12 (8.76%) WebSphere
3 9 (6.57%) JBoss
4 6 (4.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (3.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (3.65%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.46%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.46%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.73%) SAS
7 1 (0.73%) CMS
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 10 (7.30%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.19%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.19%) Internet
2 2 (1.46%) Firewall
2 2 (1.46%) LDAP
2 2 (1.46%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.46%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (36.50%) Oracle Database
2 32 (23.36%) Relational Database
3 26 (18.98%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (18.25%) SQL Server
5 19 (13.87%) Oracle Database 11g
6 18 (13.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (12.41%) Oracle Database 10g
8 16 (11.68%) RDBMS
9 14 (10.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (10.22%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (5.84%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (5.11%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (3.65%) Oracle ODI
12 5 (3.65%) SAP Data Services
12 5 (3.65%) Oracle9i Database
12 5 (3.65%) MySQL
13 4 (2.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (2.19%) TKPROF
14 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (9.49%) Toad
1 13 (9.49%) Oracle APEX
2 12 (8.76%) Selenium
3 11 (8.03%) CruiseControl
4 9 (6.57%) JIRA
4 9 (6.57%) Ant
5 6 (4.38%) JUnit
6 5 (3.65%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (3.65%) PowerDesigner
7 3 (2.19%) Subversion
7 3 (2.19%) JDeveloper
7 3 (2.19%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.19%) PVCS
8 2 (1.46%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (1.46%) Maven
9 1 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.73%) Hudson
9 1 (0.73%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.73%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (0.73%) Jenkins
General
1 44 (32.12%) Finance
2 28 (20.44%) Banking
3 8 (5.84%) Investment Banking
4 7 (5.11%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.46%) Back Office
5 2 (1.46%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.73%) Legal
6 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 91 (66.42%) Developer
2 27 (19.71%) Java Developer
3 26 (18.98%) Oracle Developer
4 20 (14.60%) SQL Developer
5 13 (9.49%) PL/SQL Developer
5 13 (9.49%) DBA
6 8 (5.84%) Senior Developer
6 8 (5.84%) Oracle DBA
6 8 (5.84%) Designer
7 7 (5.11%) Programmer
7 7 (5.11%) Solutions Designer
7 7 (5.11%) Architect
8 5 (3.65%) Development Specialist
8 5 (3.65%) Administrator
8 5 (3.65%) Informatica Developer
9 4 (2.92%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (2.92%) Project Manager
9 4 (2.92%) Senior Designer
9 4 (2.92%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 4 (2.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (24.09%) XML
2 32 (23.36%) Web Services
3 31 (22.63%) JSP
4 30 (21.90%) CSS
5 28 (20.44%) Hibernate
5 28 (20.44%) Spring
6 22 (16.06%) HTML
7 21 (15.33%) J2EE
8 15 (10.95%) Struts
8 15 (10.95%) Ajax
9 12 (8.76%) XSLT
10 11 (8.03%) Java EE
10 11 (8.03%) Spring Web Flow
10 11 (8.03%) GWT
10 11 (8.03%) Spring MVC
11 9 (6.57%) JMS
12 8 (5.84%) XSL
12 8 (5.84%) Servlets
12 8 (5.84%) .NET
12 8 (5.84%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.38%) Data Structures
3 5 (3.65%) Data Integration
3 5 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.19%) GIS
5 2 (1.46%) PKI
5 2 (1.46%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.46%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.73%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.73%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.73%) Replication
6 1 (0.73%) Clustering
6 1 (0.73%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.73%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 31 (22.63%) UNIX
2 15 (10.95%) Linux
3 3 (2.19%) Solaris
4 2 (1.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.46%) Windows
5 1 (0.73%) Android
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (33.58%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (20.44%) Data Modelling
3 25 (18.25%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (13.14%) OO
4 18 (13.14%) ETL
5 17 (12.41%) Migration
6 15 (10.95%) MVC
7 14 (10.22%) SOA
7 14 (10.22%) Scrum
8 12 (8.76%) SDLC
8 12 (8.76%) Unit Testing
9 11 (8.03%) Data Migration
9 11 (8.03%) Web Application Development
9 11 (8.03%) Wealth Management
9 11 (8.03%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (5.84%) TDD
11 7 (5.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (5.11%) UML
11 7 (5.11%) Waterfall
11 7 (5.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 137 (100.00%) SQL
2 69 (50.36%) Java
3 34 (24.82%) JavaScript
4 18 (13.14%) Shell Script
5 13 (9.49%) Perl
6 8 (5.84%) T-SQL
6 8 (5.84%) VBA
7 5 (3.65%) C#
7 5 (3.65%) Jython
7 5 (3.65%) Groovy
8 2 (1.46%) C
9 1 (0.73%) Python
9 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.73%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (4.38%) Degree
2 5 (3.65%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.92%) Sun Certification
4 3 (2.19%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (2.19%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.73%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.38%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.46%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.73%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (0.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.73%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 6 (4.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (3.65%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.46%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.73%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.73%) Control-M
Vendors
1 114 (83.21%) Oracle
2 9 (6.57%) Sybase
3 8 (5.84%) Informatica
4 5 (3.65%) Sun
4 5 (3.65%) Business Objects
4 5 (3.65%) SAP
4 5 (3.65%) Cognos
5 2 (1.46%) EMC
5 2 (1.46%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.46%) Remedy
5 2 (1.46%) Adobe
5 2 (1.46%) Talend
6 1 (0.73%) Netezza
6 1 (0.73%) BMC
6 1 (0.73%) Veritas
6 1 (0.73%) IBM
6 1 (0.73%) Microsoft
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