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 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 109 67 88
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +21
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 35 74 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.17% 2.44% 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.47% 7.72% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 48 12
Median daily rate £390 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £48.75
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -27.17%
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
1008 959 1030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 33.71% 31.62% 39.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 521 592
Median daily rate £375 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 23
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £22.70 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £37.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.45
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.23%

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 6 May 2016.

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 6 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -18 18 £413 +10.00% 8
Glasgow -16 10 - - 3
West Lothian - 3 £325 - 2
Stirling +2 1 - -
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 88 (100.00%) SQL
2 62 (70.45%) Oracle
3 34 (38.64%) Java
4 26 (29.55%) Finance
5 23 (26.14%) Oracle Database
6 22 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (22.73%) Relational Database
8 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (20.45%) Unix
10 15 (17.05%) MS Excel
11 14 (15.91%) Data Modelling
11 14 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (14.77%) MicroStrategy
12 13 (14.77%) Data Analysis
13 12 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (12.50%) MS Access
14 11 (12.50%) Star Schema
14 11 (12.50%) JavaScript
14 11 (12.50%) J2EE
14 11 (12.50%) Migration
14 11 (12.50%) Spring
14 11 (12.50%) TDD
14 11 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
14 11 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (12.50%) Mentoring
15 10 (11.36%) jQuery
15 10 (11.36%) REST
16 9 (10.23%) Unit Testing
16 9 (10.23%) Subversion
16 9 (10.23%) Software Engineering

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 3 (3.41%) Drupal
1 3 (3.41%) Node.js
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (3.41%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.27%) Apache
2 2 (2.27%) JBoss
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.14%) Captiva
3 1 (1.14%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (17.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.27%) Misys Midas
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.14%) Oracle Database
2 22 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (22.73%) Relational Database
4 12 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (12.50%) MS Access
5 11 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (12.50%) Star Schema
6 9 (10.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (7.95%) RDBMS
8 6 (6.82%) MySQL
9 5 (5.68%) MongoDB
10 4 (4.55%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
11 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
11 3 (3.41%) Oracle OWB
12 2 (2.27%) Cognos Report Studio
12 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (2.27%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
2 9 (10.23%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (10.23%) Subversion
3 8 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.82%) Git (software)
5 5 (5.68%) Hudson
6 3 (3.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.41%) ClearCase
6 3 (3.41%) JIRA
6 3 (3.41%) jMock
6 3 (3.41%) JUnit
6 3 (3.41%) Maven
6 3 (3.41%) Mockito
7 2 (2.27%) PVCS
7 2 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.14%) Ant
8 1 (1.14%) Bower
8 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.14%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (29.55%) Finance
2 3 (3.41%) Banking
3 1 (1.14%) Back Office
3 1 (1.14%) German Language
3 1 (1.14%) Marketing
3 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (65.91%) Developer
2 28 (31.82%) Oracle Developer
3 19 (21.59%) Java Developer
4 17 (19.32%) Analyst
5 12 (13.64%) SQL Developer
6 11 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
7 8 (9.09%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Information Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Consultant
9 4 (4.55%) Database Developer
9 4 (4.55%) DBA
9 4 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
10 3 (3.41%) Business Developer
10 3 (3.41%) Data Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) Oracle Consultant
10 3 (3.41%) Programmer
10 3 (3.41%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.41%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.50%) J2EE
1 11 (12.50%) Spring
2 10 (11.36%) jQuery
2 10 (11.36%) REST
3 9 (10.23%) Web Services
4 7 (7.95%) HTML
5 6 (6.82%) SOAP
6 5 (5.68%) .NET
6 5 (5.68%) XML
7 4 (4.55%) Hibernate
7 4 (4.55%) JPA
8 3 (3.41%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.41%) Ext JS
8 3 (3.41%) Flask
8 3 (3.41%) Java EE 5
8 3 (3.41%) JAXB
8 3 (3.41%) JMS
8 3 (3.41%) Sass
8 3 (3.41%) Spring Integration
8 3 (3.41%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.27%) Data Integration
2 2 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.14%) Fintech
3 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.45%) Unix
2 9 (10.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (15.91%) Data Modelling
3 13 (14.77%) Data Analysis
4 11 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 11 (12.50%) Migration
4 11 (12.50%) TDD
5 9 (10.23%) ETL
5 9 (10.23%) SDLC
5 9 (10.23%) Software Engineering
5 9 (10.23%) Unit Testing
6 8 (9.09%) Analytics
6 8 (9.09%) Scrum
6 8 (9.09%) SOA
7 6 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (6.82%) Data Stewardship
7 6 (6.82%) Quality Management
8 5 (5.68%) Business Analysis
8 5 (5.68%) OOD
8 5 (5.68%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 88 (100.00%) SQL
2 34 (38.64%) Java
3 11 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.82%) Python
5 5 (5.68%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.55%) C#
7 3 (3.41%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.41%) CoffeeScript
7 3 (3.41%) PHP
8 2 (2.27%) Korn
8 2 (2.27%) Perl
8 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.14%) C++
9 1 (1.14%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.14%) VB
9 1 (1.14%) VB6
9 1 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) Degree
3 2 (2.27%) OCP
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) QA
2 5 (5.68%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (3.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Control-M
1 3 (3.41%) Data Guard
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 62 (70.45%) Oracle
2 13 (14.77%) MicroStrategy
3 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.68%) VMware
4 3 (3.41%) Sybase
5 2 (2.27%) Cognos
5 2 (2.27%) IBM
5 2 (2.27%) SAP
5 2 (2.27%) Talend
5 2 (2.27%) Twitter
6 1 (1.14%) Avaya
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco
6 1 (1.14%) Informatica
6 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.14%) Teradata