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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
UK / Scotland
Rank 54 90 43
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -47
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 55 44 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.31% 1.69% 3.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.25% 5.01% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 51
Median daily rate £325 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £423 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.87% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £43.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-20.11% -5.94%

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
759 879 1064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.61% 33.70% 40.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 515 606
Median daily rate £365 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £494 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 10 12
Median hourly rate £43.00 £32.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £20.50 £15.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing PL/SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +32 26 £325 - 11
Glasgow +3 14 £325 -7.14% 2
West Lothian -7 7 £325 -16.12%
Dundee - 6 £375 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £325 -
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 99 (100.00%) SQL
2 85 (85.86%) Oracle
3 47 (47.47%) Java
4 42 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (35.35%) Oracle Database
6 27 (27.27%) Relational Database
7 26 (26.26%) Finance
8 25 (25.25%) Unix
9 22 (22.22%) RDBMS
10 20 (20.20%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (19.19%) Scrum
12 18 (18.18%) Data Modelling
13 17 (17.17%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (14.14%) SOA
14 14 (14.14%) CRM
14 14 (14.14%) XML
14 14 (14.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 12 (12.12%) Change Control
15 12 (12.12%) .NET
15 12 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (12.12%) ETL
15 12 (12.12%) Microsoft
15 12 (12.12%) Middleware
16 11 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
16 11 (11.11%) JBoss
16 11 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
16 11 (11.11%) SDLC
17 10 (10.10%) Oracle Database 12c
17 10 (10.10%) Mentoring
17 10 (10.10%) Subversion

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (14.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (11.11%) JBoss
3 4 (4.04%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.03%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (2.02%) CICS
6 1 (1.01%) Confluence
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.04%) MS Office
1 4 (4.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.01%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (7.07%) Sonata
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (35.35%) Oracle Database
2 27 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 22 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 12 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
5 11 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (10.10%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (8.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 7 (7.07%) SAP Data Services
9 6 (6.06%) SQL Server
10 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (2.02%) InterSystems Cache
12 2 (2.02%) MongoDB
12 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
12 2 (2.02%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 2 (2.02%) Oracle9i Database
13 1 (1.01%) BusinessObjects XI
13 1 (1.01%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (1.01%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 10 (10.10%) JIRA
1 10 (10.10%) Subversion
2 6 (6.06%) Eclipse
2 6 (6.06%) Maven
2 6 (6.06%) PowerBuilder
3 5 (5.05%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (4.04%) Hudson
4 4 (4.04%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (3.03%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.02%) PVCS
6 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.02%) Toad
General
1 26 (26.26%) Finance
2 9 (9.09%) Billing
2 9 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.03%) Law
4 1 (1.01%) Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (57.58%) Developer
2 22 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
3 17 (17.17%) PL/SQL Developer
3 17 (17.17%) SQL Developer
4 16 (16.16%) Java Developer
5 12 (12.12%) Database Designer
5 12 (12.12%) Designer
6 8 (8.08%) Consultant
7 7 (7.07%) Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) Project Manager
7 7 (7.07%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Senior Manager
7 7 (7.07%) Senior Project Manager
7 7 (7.07%) Senior Software Project Manager
7 7 (7.07%) Software Project Manager
8 4 (4.04%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (4.04%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Senior Service Manager
9 3 (3.03%) PowerBuilder Developer
9 3 (3.03%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.14%) XML
2 12 (12.12%) .NET
2 12 (12.12%) Middleware
3 9 (9.09%) SOAP
3 9 (9.09%) Web Services
4 8 (8.08%) HTML
4 8 (8.08%) Java EE
5 7 (7.07%) Hibernate
6 6 (6.06%) Drools
6 6 (6.06%) jBPM
6 6 (6.06%) JMS
6 6 (6.06%) JPA
6 6 (6.06%) JSF
6 6 (6.06%) RichFaces
6 6 (6.06%) Spring Batch
6 6 (6.06%) XSD
6 6 (6.06%) XSLT
7 3 (3.03%) OC4J
7 3 (3.03%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.03%) Fintech
2 3 (3.03%) Replication
3 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.02%) Minimum Viable Product
3 2 (2.02%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.01%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.25%) Unix
2 3 (3.03%) AIX
2 3 (3.03%) Linux
2 3 (3.03%) Tru64
2 3 (3.03%) Windows
3 2 (2.02%) MVS
4 1 (1.01%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.19%) Scrum
3 18 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 17 (17.17%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (14.14%) CRM
5 14 (14.14%) SOA
6 12 (12.12%) Change Control
6 12 (12.12%) ETL
7 11 (11.11%) SDLC
8 10 (10.10%) Data Analysis
8 10 (10.10%) Mentoring
9 9 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (8.08%) TDD
11 7 (7.07%) Change Management
11 7 (7.07%) PRINCE2
11 7 (7.07%) Project Management
11 7 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (7.07%) Wealth Management
12 6 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 99 (100.00%) SQL
2 47 (47.47%) Java
3 7 (7.07%) C#
4 5 (5.05%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.04%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.02%) COBOL
6 2 (2.02%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (2.02%) Python
6 2 (2.02%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.02%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) QA
2 2 (2.02%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 3 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 85 (85.86%) Oracle
2 12 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.10%) SAP
4 7 (7.07%) FNZ
5 6 (6.06%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.04%) HP
6 4 (4.04%) IBM
6 4 (4.04%) Informatica
7 3 (3.03%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (3.03%) Talend
8 2 (2.02%) Tableau
8 2 (2.02%) VMware
9 1 (1.01%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.01%) Twitter
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