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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 52 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 94 95 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.86% 3.40% 2.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.20% 8.44% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 60 31
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £363 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +18.85%
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
1022 1126 769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 31.15% 40.33% 31.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 588 378
Average daily rate £350 £352 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.44% +0.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 23
Average hourly rate £40.38 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.37% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +6 47 £350 +1.81% 5
Glasgow +2 35 £329 -6.07% 2
Stirling +3 1 - -
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 148 (95.48%) SQL
2 129 (83.23%) Oracle
3 67 (43.23%) Java
4 59 (38.06%) Finance
5 56 (36.13%) Oracle Database
6 37 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (21.94%) Data Modelling
8 33 (21.29%) UNIX
8 33 (21.29%) Relational Database
9 32 (20.65%) Data Warehouse
10 30 (19.35%) JavaScript
11 28 (18.06%) Banking
11 28 (18.06%) Oracle Database 11g
12 27 (17.42%) Web Services
12 27 (17.42%) XML
12 27 (17.42%) J2EE
13 26 (16.77%) Hibernate
13 26 (16.77%) Performance Tuning
14 25 (16.13%) CSS
15 24 (15.48%) Spring
15 24 (15.48%) SQL Server
16 23 (14.84%) Linux
17 22 (14.19%) JSP
18 21 (13.55%) HTML
18 21 (13.55%) ETL
19 20 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
20 19 (12.26%) TDD
20 19 (12.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 19 (12.26%) Unit Testing
21 17 (10.97%) Oracle Database 10g

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 13 (8.39%) WebSphere
2 12 (7.74%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.58%) JBoss
3 4 (2.58%) Node.js
4 3 (1.94%) Oracle Spatial
5 2 (1.29%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.29%) FileNet
6 1 (0.65%) CMS
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.65%) SAS
6 1 (0.65%) Apache
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (4.52%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.29%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.94%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.52%) Internet
2 2 (1.29%) Firewall
2 2 (1.29%) LDAP
2 2 (1.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (36.13%) Oracle Database
2 33 (21.29%) Relational Database
3 32 (20.65%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (18.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 24 (15.48%) SQL Server
6 19 (12.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (10.97%) Oracle Database 10g
8 15 (9.68%) BusinessObjects
8 15 (9.68%) RDBMS
8 15 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (9.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (5.16%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (4.52%) QlikView
11 7 (4.52%) SAP Data Services
11 7 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (4.52%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (3.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 5 (3.23%) Data Mart
12 5 (3.23%) Oracle9i Database
13 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (9.68%) Ant
1 15 (9.68%) Toad
2 12 (7.74%) JUnit
3 8 (5.16%) CruiseControl
3 8 (5.16%) Selenium
4 7 (4.52%) Subversion
4 7 (4.52%) PowerBuilder
5 6 (3.87%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (3.87%) Hudson
5 6 (3.87%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (3.23%) Git (software)
6 5 (3.23%) JDeveloper
6 5 (3.23%) Maven
7 4 (2.58%) ClearCase
8 3 (1.94%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.94%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.94%) PVCS
8 3 (1.94%) ERwin
9 2 (1.29%) JIRA
General
1 59 (38.06%) Finance
2 28 (18.06%) Banking
3 12 (7.74%) Financial Institution
4 8 (5.16%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.94%) Back Office
6 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 115 (74.19%) Developer
2 35 (22.58%) Java Developer
3 32 (20.65%) Oracle Developer
4 25 (16.13%) SQL Developer
5 13 (8.39%) PL/SQL Developer
5 13 (8.39%) DBA
6 10 (6.45%) Programmer
7 9 (5.81%) Database Developer
8 8 (5.16%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.16%) Analyst
9 7 (4.52%) Informatica Developer
9 7 (4.52%) PowerBuilder Developer
9 7 (4.52%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (4.52%) Oracle DBA
10 5 (3.23%) SQL Server Developer
10 5 (3.23%) Development Specialist
10 5 (3.23%) Administrator
10 5 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (2.58%) Oracle Analyst
11 4 (2.58%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (17.42%) J2EE
1 27 (17.42%) Web Services
1 27 (17.42%) XML
2 26 (16.77%) Hibernate
3 25 (16.13%) CSS
4 24 (15.48%) Spring
5 22 (14.19%) JSP
6 21 (13.55%) HTML
7 11 (7.10%) Struts
8 10 (6.45%) Ajax
8 10 (6.45%) Spring MVC
9 9 (5.81%) DHTML
9 9 (5.81%) EJB
9 9 (5.81%) Servlets
9 9 (5.81%) XSL
10 8 (5.16%) XSLT
10 8 (5.16%) Spring Web Flow
10 8 (5.16%) GWT
11 7 (4.52%) JMS
12 6 (3.87%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.87%) Data Structures
2 6 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.94%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.94%) GIS
3 3 (1.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.29%) PKI
4 2 (1.29%) User Experience
5 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 33 (21.29%) UNIX
2 23 (14.84%) Linux
3 2 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (1.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.29%) Windows
3 2 (1.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (21.94%) Data Modelling
3 26 (16.77%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (13.55%) ETL
5 20 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (12.26%) TDD
6 19 (12.26%) Unit Testing
7 16 (10.32%) SDLC
7 16 (10.32%) Migration
8 13 (8.39%) MVC
9 9 (5.81%) OO
9 9 (5.81%) Wealth Management
10 8 (5.16%) Web Development
10 8 (5.16%) Scrum
10 8 (5.16%) Web Application Development
10 8 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (4.52%) Data Migration
11 7 (4.52%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (3.87%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (3.23%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 148 (95.48%) SQL
2 67 (43.23%) Java
3 30 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 15 (9.68%) Perl
4 15 (9.68%) Shell Script
5 13 (8.39%) C#
6 10 (6.45%) VBA
7 9 (5.81%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.94%) Python
9 2 (1.29%) VB
9 2 (1.29%) C
9 2 (1.29%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.65%) Korn
10 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.65%) Scala
10 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (3.87%) Sun Certification
2 4 (2.58%) Degree
3 3 (1.94%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.58%) QA
2 2 (1.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (3.87%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.58%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.94%) Control-M
2 3 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 129 (83.23%) Oracle
2 14 (9.03%) Informatica
3 10 (6.45%) Sybase
4 8 (5.16%) SAP
5 6 (3.87%) Cognos
5 6 (3.87%) Sun
6 5 (3.23%) Tableau
7 4 (2.58%) VMware
8 3 (1.94%) Perforce
9 2 (1.29%) Actuate
9 2 (1.29%) Talend
9 2 (1.29%) HP
9 2 (1.29%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.29%) Remedy
9 2 (1.29%) IBM
9 2 (1.29%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.29%) Adobe
10 1 (0.65%) EMC
10 1 (0.65%) Netezza
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