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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 111 75 84
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +9
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 39 58 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.33% 1.96% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.62% 6.19% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 35 14
Median daily rate £363 £350 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -0.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £289 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £395 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.01% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
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
1076 937 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 36.57% 31.71% 40.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 482 635
Median daily rate £350 £363 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 16
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% -4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £30.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -7 25 £363 -5.84% 6
Glasgow -13 12 £338 +11.47% 4
West Lothian - 2 £425 - 1
PL/SQL
UK

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 80 (100.00%) SQL
2 54 (67.50%) Oracle
3 36 (45.00%) Java
4 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (32.50%) Oracle Database
6 21 (26.25%) TDD
7 20 (25.00%) Scrum
8 18 (22.50%) Subversion
9 17 (21.25%) JavaScript
10 16 (20.00%) HTML
11 14 (17.50%) VMware
11 14 (17.50%) Unix
11 14 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (17.50%) Data Modelling
11 14 (17.50%) jQuery
11 14 (17.50%) Jenkins
11 14 (17.50%) MongoDB
11 14 (17.50%) Hudson
11 14 (17.50%) Mentoring
12 13 (16.25%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (16.25%) Finance
13 12 (15.00%) Linux
13 12 (15.00%) CSS
13 12 (15.00%) Web Services
13 12 (15.00%) Node.js
13 12 (15.00%) NoSQL
13 12 (15.00%) BDD
13 12 (15.00%) CoffeeScript
13 12 (15.00%) Sass
13 12 (15.00%) AngularJS

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 7 (8.75%) GeoServer
2 5 (6.25%) JBoss
3 3 (3.75%) Drupal
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.50%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.25%) Apache
5 1 (1.25%) Captiva
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.25%) Misys Midas
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.50%) Oracle Database
2 14 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (17.50%) MongoDB
3 13 (16.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (15.00%) NoSQL
5 11 (13.75%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 9 (11.25%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (10.00%) GIS
9 7 (8.75%) QGIS
10 6 (7.50%) MySQL
10 6 (7.50%) RDBMS
11 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
13 3 (3.75%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (3.75%) Oracle OWB
13 3 (3.75%) Oracle9i Database
14 2 (2.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 2 (2.50%) BusinessObjects XI
14 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (22.50%) Subversion
2 14 (17.50%) Hudson
2 14 (17.50%) Jenkins
3 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
4 9 (11.25%) Bower
4 9 (11.25%) Oracle APEX
5 7 (8.75%) DBeaver
6 5 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (5.00%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.75%) JIRA
8 3 (3.75%) Maven
9 2 (2.50%) PVCS
9 2 (2.50%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (2.50%) Toad
10 1 (1.25%) NetBeans
10 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (16.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Back Office
2 1 (1.25%) Banking
2 1 (1.25%) German Language
2 1 (1.25%) Marketing
2 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (75.00%) Developer
2 25 (31.25%) Oracle Developer
3 19 (23.75%) Java Developer
4 15 (18.75%) SQL Developer
5 14 (17.50%) PL/SQL Developer
6 13 (16.25%) Senior Developer
7 9 (11.25%) Analyst
8 7 (8.75%) GIS Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Agile Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Data Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Programmer
11 3 (3.75%) Architect
11 3 (3.75%) Business Developer
11 3 (3.75%) Consultant
11 3 (3.75%) E-Business Developer
11 3 (3.75%) MicroStrategy Analyst
11 3 (3.75%) PL/SQL Programmer
11 3 (3.75%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (3.75%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.00%) HTML
2 14 (17.50%) jQuery
3 12 (15.00%) AngularJS
3 12 (15.00%) CSS
3 12 (15.00%) Node.js
3 12 (15.00%) Sass
3 12 (15.00%) Web Services
4 11 (13.75%) Flask
5 9 (11.25%) Java EE
6 8 (10.00%) Spring
7 7 (8.75%) OpenLayers
7 7 (8.75%) PostGIS
8 6 (7.50%) .NET
8 6 (7.50%) J2EE
8 6 (7.50%) XML
9 5 (6.25%) JMS
9 5 (6.25%) REST
9 5 (6.25%) SOAP
9 5 (6.25%) XSD
10 4 (5.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (3.75%) Data Integration
1 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.50%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (2.50%) Photography
3 1 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.25%) Fintech
3 1 (1.25%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.25%) User Experience
3 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.50%) Unix
2 12 (15.00%) Linux
3 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.25%) TDD
3 20 (25.00%) Scrum
4 14 (17.50%) Data Modelling
4 14 (17.50%) Mentoring
5 12 (15.00%) BDD
6 11 (13.75%) ETL
6 11 (13.75%) Kanban
7 10 (12.50%) OOD
8 9 (11.25%) Software Engineering
9 8 (10.00%) Migration
9 8 (10.00%) SOA
9 8 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 7 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (8.75%) Data Analysis
10 7 (8.75%) SDLC
10 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (7.50%) Business Analysis
11 6 (7.50%) Coaching
11 6 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) SQL
2 36 (45.00%) Java
3 17 (21.25%) JavaScript
4 12 (15.00%) CoffeeScript
5 11 (13.75%) Python
6 10 (12.50%) Perl
7 5 (6.25%) C#
8 3 (3.75%) PHP
8 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.25%) C++
10 1 (1.25%) Korn
10 1 (1.25%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.25%) VB
10 1 (1.25%) VB6
10 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) Degree
3 2 (2.50%) OCP
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.75%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.75%) GeoWebCache
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Data Guard
1 2 (2.50%) Graphite
1 2 (2.50%) Kibana
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 54 (67.50%) Oracle
2 14 (17.50%) VMware
3 6 (7.50%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.50%) Cognos
6 2 (2.50%) Talend
6 2 (2.50%) Twitter
7 1 (1.25%) Avaya
7 1 (1.25%) Cisco
7 1 (1.25%) IBM
7 1 (1.25%) Informatica
7 1 (1.25%) SAP
7 1 (1.25%) Teradata