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 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 9 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 11 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 13.10% 5.88% 6.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.83% 12.50% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£463 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £32.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+45.03% -31.05%
PL/SQL
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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
41 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 48.81% 47.06% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 12
Average daily rate £425 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £432 £400
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 £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 19 December 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 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 20 (95.24%) Oracle
3 17 (80.95%) Oracle Database
4 16 (76.19%) Oracle Database 10g
5 15 (71.43%) Java
6 14 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (52.38%) Spring
8 7 (33.33%) Finance
9 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (23.81%) Web Services
10 5 (23.81%) Banking
11 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
11 4 (19.05%) Spring MVC
11 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (19.05%) JSP
11 4 (19.05%) UML
11 4 (19.05%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (19.05%) MVC
11 4 (19.05%) FileNet
11 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
12 3 (14.29%) MS Office
12 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
12 3 (14.29%) IBM
12 3 (14.29%) Spring Integration
12 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
12 3 (14.29%) TDD
12 3 (14.29%) Document Management
12 3 (14.29%) InterSystems Cache
13 2 (9.52%) Change Data Capture
13 2 (9.52%) IBM InfoSphere

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
1 4 (19.05%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (19.05%) FileNet
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) Oracle Database
2 16 (76.19%) Oracle Database 10g
3 14 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
6 3 (14.29%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (9.52%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (9.52%) DataStage
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Ant
1 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.76%) Maven
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Data Modeller
4 4 (19.05%) Data Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Designer
4 4 (19.05%) FileNet Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (9.52%) DataStage Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) Spring
2 5 (23.81%) Web Services
3 4 (19.05%) Spring MVC
3 4 (19.05%) JSP
4 3 (14.29%) Spring Integration
4 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 2 (9.52%) SPNEGO
6 1 (4.76%) Struts
6 1 (4.76%) XML
6 1 (4.76%) XSLT
6 1 (4.76%) HTML
6 1 (4.76%) J2EE
6 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (19.05%) UML
1 4 (19.05%) MVC
2 3 (14.29%) TDD
2 3 (14.29%) Document Management
3 2 (9.52%) Change Data Capture
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.52%) ETL
3 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.52%) Workflow
3 2 (9.52%) RAD
4 1 (4.76%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (4.76%) OO
4 1 (4.76%) E-business
4 1 (4.76%) SOA
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) V-Model
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (71.43%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Python
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) IBM