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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 22 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 4.42% 2.94% 3.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.42% 5.88% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£425 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.46%
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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
48 34 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 42.48% 50.00% 52.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 31
Average daily rate £423 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 24 April 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) Finance
4 5 (62.50%) Banking
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
5 4 (50.00%) Spring
6 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
6 3 (37.50%) HTML
6 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
6 3 (37.50%) XML
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
7 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (25.00%) TKPROF
7 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (25.00%) MS Office
7 2 (25.00%) JSP
7 2 (25.00%) Toad
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (25.00%) JMS
7 2 (25.00%) EMC
7 2 (25.00%) SAN
7 2 (25.00%) FileNet
7 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (25.00%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) FileNet
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) TKPROF
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (25.00%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Toad
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Ant
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) FileNet Developer
3 2 (25.00%) DBA
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Development Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 3 (37.50%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) JSP
4 2 (25.00%) JMS
4 2 (25.00%) JPA
4 2 (25.00%) SPNEGO
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Struts
5 1 (12.50%) J2EE
5 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
1 1 (12.50%) V-Model
1 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (12.50%) Document Management
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Workflow
1 1 (12.50%) SOA
1 1 (12.50%) E-business
1 1 (12.50%) MVC
1 1 (12.50%) UML
1 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (12.50%) OO
1 1 (12.50%) RAD
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) Python
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (12.50%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (25.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (12.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) BMC
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas
3 1 (12.50%) Sun