The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Scotland region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 80 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +2
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 46 73 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.74% 3.12% 2.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.62% 7.53% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 35 44
Average daily rate £375 £336 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.52% +23.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £273 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £436 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +6.55%
Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
995 970 743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 37.55% 41.40% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 510 375
Average daily rate £363 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 28
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.85 £12.42 £20.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.90 £44.00 £32.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
PL/SQL
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -11 21 £393 +26.81% 3
Edinburgh -29 15 £360 +2.85% 9
Dundee - 4 - - 1
Stirling +3 2 - - 3
North Lanarkshire - 1 £550 -
Aberdeen - - - -
Fife - - - -
West Lothian - - - - 2
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 109 (98.20%) SQL
2 99 (89.19%) Oracle
3 48 (43.24%) Oracle Database
4 36 (32.43%) Java
5 33 (29.73%) Oracle Database 11g
6 32 (28.83%) Finance
7 28 (25.23%) SQL Server
7 28 (25.23%) Relational Database
8 25 (22.52%) Shell Script
9 24 (21.62%) Performance Tuning
10 23 (20.72%) ETL
11 20 (18.02%) Oracle Reports
11 20 (18.02%) Migration
12 18 (16.22%) UNIX
12 18 (16.22%) Oracle Forms
13 17 (15.32%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (15.32%) Sybase
14 16 (14.41%) Data Warehouse
15 15 (13.51%) XML
15 15 (13.51%) JavaScript
16 13 (11.71%) HTML
16 13 (11.71%) J2EE
16 13 (11.71%) Oracle9i Database
16 13 (11.71%) Oracle Database 10g
16 13 (11.71%) Data Migration
17 12 (10.81%) Oracle OWB
18 11 (9.91%) Unit Testing
18 11 (9.91%) Microsoft
19 10 (9.01%) RDBMS
19 10 (9.01%) .NET

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (6.31%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.60%) IIS
3 2 (1.80%) ColdFusion
3 2 (1.80%) SAS
3 2 (1.80%) Drupal
3 2 (1.80%) GemFire
4 1 (0.90%) Confluence
4 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.90%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (7.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (8.11%) Oracle Financials
1 9 (8.11%) Oracle Applications
1 9 (8.11%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.60%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (3.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.90%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.90%) Movex
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.90%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (43.24%) Oracle Database
2 33 (29.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 28 (25.23%) SQL Server
3 28 (25.23%) Relational Database
4 20 (18.02%) Oracle Reports
5 16 (14.41%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (11.71%) Oracle9i Database
6 13 (11.71%) Oracle Database 10g
7 12 (10.81%) Oracle OWB
8 10 (9.01%) RDBMS
8 10 (9.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (8.11%) MySQL
10 7 (6.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 5 (4.50%) Oracle OLAP
11 5 (4.50%) OLAP
12 4 (3.60%) Star Schema
12 4 (3.60%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (2.70%) BusinessObjects XI
13 3 (2.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 18 (16.22%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (9.01%) Subversion
3 8 (7.21%) Maven
4 7 (6.31%) Selenium
5 6 (5.41%) JUnit
6 5 (4.50%) Eclipse
7 4 (3.60%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (3.60%) WATIR
7 4 (3.60%) JIRA
7 4 (3.60%) TortoiseSVN
7 4 (3.60%) RSpec
7 4 (3.60%) JBehave
7 4 (3.60%) Gradle
7 4 (3.60%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.60%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.70%) CruiseControl
8 3 (2.70%) FitNesse
9 2 (1.80%) Ant
9 2 (1.80%) Toad
9 2 (1.80%) Hudson
General
1 32 (28.83%) Finance
2 8 (7.21%) Banking
3 4 (3.60%) Publishing
4 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 65 (58.56%) Developer
2 26 (23.42%) Oracle Developer
3 20 (18.02%) Analyst
4 17 (15.32%) Java Developer
5 11 (9.91%) Applications Developer
6 10 (9.01%) Consultant
7 8 (7.21%) Data Migration Analyst
7 8 (7.21%) Data Analyst
8 7 (6.31%) Oracle DBA
8 7 (6.31%) Oracle Applications Developer
8 7 (6.31%) DBA
9 5 (4.50%) Programmer
10 4 (3.60%) Business Developer
10 4 (3.60%) Designer
10 4 (3.60%) Analyst Developer
10 4 (3.60%) SQL Developer
10 4 (3.60%) ETL Developer
11 3 (2.70%) Automation Tester
11 3 (2.70%) Oracle Analyst
11 3 (2.70%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.51%) XML
2 13 (11.71%) HTML
2 13 (11.71%) J2EE
3 10 (9.01%) .NET
3 10 (9.01%) Spring
4 9 (8.11%) XSLT
5 7 (6.31%) Struts
5 7 (6.31%) CSS
5 7 (6.31%) JDBC
6 6 (5.41%) Web Services
6 6 (5.41%) Drools
6 6 (5.41%) jQuery
7 5 (4.50%) Ajax
7 5 (4.50%) Spring Web Flow
7 5 (4.50%) JMS
8 4 (3.60%) JSP
8 4 (3.60%) SOAP
8 4 (3.60%) EDI
8 4 (3.60%) Java EE
9 3 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.80%) GIS
1 2 (1.80%) Life Science
2 1 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.22%) UNIX
2 9 (8.11%) Windows
3 7 (6.31%) Linux
4 2 (1.80%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.62%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (20.72%) ETL
3 20 (18.02%) Migration
4 17 (15.32%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (11.71%) Data Migration
6 11 (9.91%) Unit Testing
7 10 (9.01%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (7.21%) Data Modelling
9 6 (5.41%) E-business
9 6 (5.41%) ITIL
9 6 (5.41%) OO
9 6 (5.41%) Data Management
10 5 (4.50%) TDD
10 5 (4.50%) Change Management
10 5 (4.50%) Investment Management
11 4 (3.60%) CRM
11 4 (3.60%) Web Development
11 4 (3.60%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (3.60%) Test Automation
11 4 (3.60%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 109 (98.20%) SQL
2 36 (32.43%) Java
3 25 (22.52%) Shell Script
4 15 (13.51%) JavaScript
5 10 (9.01%) VB
6 6 (5.41%) Perl
6 6 (5.41%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.50%) C#
7 5 (4.50%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.60%) C
8 4 (3.60%) Python
8 4 (3.60%) Korn
8 4 (3.60%) Groovy
9 3 (2.70%) VB6
9 3 (2.70%) Bourne shell
9 3 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.70%) VBScript
10 2 (1.80%) XQuery
10 2 (1.80%) PHP
10 2 (1.80%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (6.31%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.70%) BC Cleared
2 3 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (0.90%) ISEB
3 1 (0.90%) OCP
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.60%) Puppet
3 1 (0.90%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.90%) Control-M
Vendors
1 99 (89.19%) Oracle
2 17 (15.32%) Sybase
3 11 (9.91%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.50%) Business Objects
4 5 (4.50%) HP
5 4 (3.60%) Informatica
5 4 (3.60%) VMware
6 3 (2.70%) Alias
7 2 (1.80%) SAP
8 1 (0.90%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.90%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.90%) JBoss
8 1 (0.90%) IBM
8 1 (0.90%) Hyperion
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