The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 18 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 7 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 6.54% 11.63% 8.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 33.33% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 7
Average daily rate
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- £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
PL/SQL
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Programming Languages Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56 15 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 52.34% 34.88% 49.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 43
Average daily rate £375 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £385 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PL/SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PL/SQL across the Stirling region.

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database
3 5 (55.56%) Spring
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
5 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
6 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
6 1 (11.11%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Subversion
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) JSF
6 1 (11.11%) Maven
6 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
6 1 (11.11%) JIRA
6 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
6 1 (11.11%) JDBC
6 1 (11.11%) JSP
6 1 (11.11%) Servlets

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database
2 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (11.11%) MS Access
4 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
1 1 (11.11%) Rational Application Developer
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Designer
3 3 (33.33%) Data Modeller
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Development Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Business Objects Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) JSF
2 1 (11.11%) JDBC
2 1 (11.11%) JSP
2 1 (11.11%) Servlets
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) RAD
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
3 1 (11.11%) IBM