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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 66 101 37
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -64
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 53 34 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.63% 1.17% 3.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.16% 3.81% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 17 63
Median daily rate £325 £325 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £269 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £445 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £39.75 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-15.72% -4.79%
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
860 892 1145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 42.72% 30.62% 40.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 512 667
Median daily rate £364 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £244 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 5
Median hourly rate £43.50 £38.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.47% -11.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £25.00 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £43.15 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +33 28 £325 - 14
West Lothian +7 11 £325 -7.14%
Glasgow -4 7 £423 +40.83% 3
Dundee - 4 £388 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £325 -
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 92 (100.00%) SQL
2 82 (89.13%) Oracle
3 40 (43.48%) Java
4 39 (42.39%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (42.39%) Oracle Database
5 27 (29.35%) Relational Database
6 22 (23.91%) Scrum
7 20 (21.74%) Finance
7 20 (21.74%) RDBMS
8 19 (20.65%) Data Modelling
8 19 (20.65%) Unix
9 17 (18.48%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
10 16 (17.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 16 (17.39%) SOA
11 15 (16.30%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
11 15 (16.30%) XML
12 14 (15.22%) JBoss
12 14 (15.22%) .NET
12 14 (15.22%) TDD
13 12 (13.04%) Web Services
13 12 (13.04%) Oracle Database 12c
14 11 (11.96%) Java EE
14 11 (11.96%) SOAP
14 11 (11.96%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (11.96%) CRM
14 11 (11.96%) ETL
14 11 (11.96%) Subversion
15 10 (10.87%) Oracle Database 10g

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 16 (17.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (15.22%) JBoss
3 4 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.26%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.09%) CICS
5 1 (1.09%) Confluence
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (5.43%) MS Office
1 5 (5.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (5.43%) Sonata
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (42.39%) Oracle Database
2 27 (29.35%) Relational Database
3 20 (21.74%) RDBMS
4 15 (16.30%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (13.04%) Oracle Database 12c
6 11 (11.96%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (10.87%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (10.87%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (7.61%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (6.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 6 (6.52%) SAP Data Services
10 4 (4.35%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 4 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
11 2 (2.17%) InterSystems Cache
11 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (2.17%) TKPROF
12 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 11 (11.96%) Subversion
2 8 (8.70%) Eclipse
2 8 (8.70%) JIRA
2 8 (8.70%) Maven
3 4 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (4.35%) PVCS
3 4 (4.35%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (3.26%) PowerBuilder
4 3 (3.26%) Toad
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.09%) Bower
6 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.09%) Hudson
6 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (21.74%) Finance
2 8 (8.70%) Billing
3 7 (7.61%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.26%) Law
5 1 (1.09%) Advertising
5 1 (1.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (58.70%) Developer
2 22 (23.91%) Oracle Developer
3 19 (20.65%) PL/SQL Developer
3 19 (20.65%) SQL Developer
4 18 (19.57%) Java Developer
5 9 (9.78%) Consultant
5 9 (9.78%) Database Designer
5 9 (9.78%) Designer
5 9 (9.78%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.52%) Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Integration Developer
6 6 (6.52%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Senior Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Senior Project Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Senior Service Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Senior Software Project Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Software Project Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.30%) XML
2 14 (15.22%) .NET
3 12 (13.04%) Web Services
4 11 (11.96%) Java EE
4 11 (11.96%) SOAP
5 10 (10.87%) JMS
5 10 (10.87%) XSD
6 9 (9.78%) Drools
6 9 (9.78%) Hibernate
6 9 (9.78%) jBPM
6 9 (9.78%) JSF
6 9 (9.78%) Middleware
7 8 (8.70%) HTML
7 8 (8.70%) JPA
8 7 (7.61%) RichFaces
8 7 (7.61%) Spring Batch
8 7 (7.61%) XSLT
9 3 (3.26%) OC4J
9 3 (3.26%) RESTful
9 3 (3.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.48%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.17%) Data Integration
2 2 (2.17%) Minimum Viable Product
2 2 (2.17%) Reference Data
2 2 (2.17%) Replication
3 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.65%) Unix
2 3 (3.26%) AIX
2 3 (3.26%) Linux
2 3 (3.26%) Tru64
3 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.09%) MVS
3 1 (1.09%) Windows
3 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (42.39%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (23.91%) Scrum
3 19 (20.65%) Data Modelling
4 16 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (17.39%) SOA
5 14 (15.22%) TDD
6 11 (11.96%) CRM
6 11 (11.96%) ETL
7 10 (10.87%) Mentoring
8 9 (9.78%) Change Control
8 9 (9.78%) SDLC
9 8 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (8.70%) Coaching
9 8 (8.70%) Open Source
9 8 (8.70%) Open Source Development
9 8 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (7.61%) Data Analysis
10 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (6.52%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (100.00%) SQL
2 40 (43.48%) Java
3 9 (9.78%) C#
4 4 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.17%) XAML
6 1 (1.09%) COBOL
6 1 (1.09%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.09%) Degree
3 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.09%) Graphite
3 1 (1.09%) Kibana
Vendors
1 82 (89.13%) Oracle
2 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.52%) SAP
5 5 (5.43%) FNZ
6 4 (4.35%) HP
6 4 (4.35%) IBM
6 4 (4.35%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (4.35%) Talend
7 2 (2.17%) Informatica
7 2 (2.17%) Tableau
8 1 (1.09%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.09%) Twitter
8 1 (1.09%) VMware
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