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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 38 56 49
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 109 71 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.91% 2.87% 3.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.52% 7.55% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 31 29
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £220 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £325 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £32.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+45.03% -31.05%
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
1145 940 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 41.11% 38.06% 31.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 643 498 395
Average daily rate £375 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £236 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 28 24
Average hourly rate £25.50 £32.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.53% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £15.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 -2 44 £350 +16.66% 5
Glasgow +8 27 £385 +48.07% 5
Stirling +1 11 £463 -
Aberdeen +11 9 £375 +15.38%
North Lanarkshire - 2 £330 - 1
West Lothian - - - - 1
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 211 (97.69%) SQL
2 200 (92.59%) Oracle
3 77 (35.65%) Java
4 56 (25.93%) Oracle Database
5 52 (24.07%) Banking
6 50 (23.15%) Relational Database
7 49 (22.69%) Finance
8 43 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (19.91%) JavaScript
8 43 (19.91%) JSP
8 43 (19.91%) XML
9 41 (18.98%) Business Intelligence
10 40 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
10 40 (18.52%) CSS
11 39 (18.06%) Spring
12 38 (17.59%) Data Modelling
13 37 (17.13%) SQL Server
13 37 (17.13%) UNIX
13 37 (17.13%) Web Services
14 36 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
15 35 (16.20%) J2EE
16 33 (15.28%) HTML
17 32 (14.81%) MVC
17 32 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
18 30 (13.89%) WebSphere
19 29 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 29 (13.43%) Perl
19 29 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
20 28 (12.96%) Business Objects
20 28 (12.96%) OO

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 30 (13.89%) WebSphere
2 13 (6.02%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (3.24%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (2.78%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.78%) FileNet
5 4 (1.85%) GlassFish
6 3 (1.39%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.39%) Apache
6 3 (1.39%) SAS
7 2 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.93%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (0.93%) JBoss
7 2 (0.93%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (0.93%) WebLogic Integration
7 2 (0.93%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (0.46%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (5.56%) MS Office
2 3 (1.39%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (9.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (8.80%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (8.80%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (2.31%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (2.31%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (2.31%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (1.85%) Markit EDM
4 4 (1.85%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (1.85%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (1.85%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (1.39%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.93%) Endur
6 2 (0.93%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.70%) Internet
2 2 (0.93%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (25.93%) Oracle Database
2 50 (23.15%) Relational Database
3 40 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
4 37 (17.13%) SQL Server
5 36 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
6 32 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
7 29 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
9 26 (12.04%) SAP Data Services
10 24 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
11 22 (10.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 21 (9.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 20 (9.26%) RDBMS
13 20 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (6.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 13 (6.02%) Oracle BI EE
16 9 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
17 6 (2.78%) BODI
18 5 (2.31%) BusinessObjects XI
19 4 (1.85%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 21 (9.72%) Selenium
1 21 (9.72%) CruiseControl
2 18 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
3 15 (6.94%) PVCS
4 14 (6.48%) Toad
5 10 (4.63%) Oracle APEX
6 7 (3.24%) Ant
7 6 (2.78%) JUnit
7 6 (2.78%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.78%) Subversion
8 5 (2.31%) PowerDesigner
9 2 (0.93%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.46%) Maven
10 1 (0.46%) NUnit
10 1 (0.46%) JIRA
10 1 (0.46%) JDeveloper
10 1 (0.46%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.46%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 52 (24.07%) Banking
2 49 (22.69%) Finance
3 3 (1.39%) Local Government
4 2 (0.93%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.46%) Advertising
5 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 164 (75.93%) Developer
2 46 (21.30%) Java Developer
3 35 (16.20%) SQL Developer
4 31 (14.35%) Oracle Developer
5 21 (9.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 21 (9.72%) Analyst
6 17 (7.87%) Senior Developer
7 15 (6.94%) Consultant
7 15 (6.94%) SQL Server Developer
8 12 (5.56%) Programmer
9 11 (5.09%) Senior Java Developer
9 11 (5.09%) Oracle Consultant
10 9 (4.17%) Data Modeller
10 9 (4.17%) PL/SQL Developer
10 9 (4.17%) Designer
11 7 (3.24%) Business Analyst
12 6 (2.78%) FileNet Developer
12 6 (2.78%) OBIEE Consultant
12 6 (2.78%) Business Developer
12 6 (2.78%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (19.91%) JSP
1 43 (19.91%) XML
2 40 (18.52%) CSS
3 39 (18.06%) Spring
4 37 (17.13%) Web Services
5 35 (16.20%) J2EE
6 33 (15.28%) HTML
7 26 (12.04%) Struts
7 26 (12.04%) Spring MVC
8 25 (11.57%) Ajax
9 23 (10.65%) XSLT
9 23 (10.65%) JMS
9 23 (10.65%) .NET
9 23 (10.65%) Spring Web Flow
9 23 (10.65%) Hibernate
10 21 (9.72%) iBATIS
10 21 (9.72%) GWT
10 21 (9.72%) JDBC
11 16 (7.41%) EJB
11 16 (7.41%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.31%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.39%) Data Extraction
4 2 (0.93%) Data Integration
4 2 (0.93%) DataPower
4 2 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.93%) Clustering
5 1 (0.46%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.46%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 37 (17.13%) UNIX
2 11 (5.09%) Windows
2 11 (5.09%) Linux
3 7 (3.24%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.39%) Solaris
5 1 (0.46%) AIX
5 1 (0.46%) Android
5 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (18.98%) Business Intelligence
3 38 (17.59%) Data Modelling
4 32 (14.81%) MVC
5 28 (12.96%) OO
6 26 (12.04%) Unit Testing
7 24 (11.11%) Migration
7 24 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
8 23 (10.65%) ERP
9 22 (10.19%) Dimensional Modelling
9 22 (10.19%) Kimball Methodology
10 21 (9.72%) Web Application Development
11 18 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
12 15 (6.94%) Kalman Filter
13 14 (6.48%) Wealth Management
13 14 (6.48%) Workflow
13 14 (6.48%) ETL
14 12 (5.56%) TDD
14 12 (5.56%) Data Migration
15 11 (5.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 211 (97.69%) SQL
2 77 (35.65%) Java
3 43 (19.91%) JavaScript
4 29 (13.43%) Perl
5 21 (9.72%) Shell Script
6 18 (8.33%) VBA
7 14 (6.48%) C#
8 7 (3.24%) VB
9 5 (2.31%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.85%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.39%) C++
12 2 (0.93%) Groovy
12 2 (0.93%) Jython
13 1 (0.46%) VB6
13 1 (0.46%) Python
13 1 (0.46%) ABAP
13 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (3.70%) Degree
2 5 (2.31%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.39%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.46%) ISEB
4 1 (0.46%) OCP
4 1 (0.46%) OCA
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.93%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.39%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 200 (92.59%) Oracle
2 28 (12.96%) Business Objects
3 27 (12.50%) SAP
4 19 (8.80%) Tableau
5 18 (8.33%) Sybase
6 14 (6.48%) Microsoft
7 7 (3.24%) IBM
8 5 (2.31%) Sun
8 5 (2.31%) Informatica
9 4 (1.85%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.93%) Twitter
10 2 (0.93%) Kony
10 2 (0.93%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.93%) OpenLink
10 2 (0.93%) Yahoo!
10 2 (0.93%) Google
10 2 (0.93%) GoldenSource
11 1 (0.46%) HP
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Hudson - London
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Motherwell
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 24 days ago