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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 15 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 10 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 9.43% 10.00% 6.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.39% 31.25% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +76.47%
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 £36.25 £29.25 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+23.93% -22.51%
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
61 16 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 57.55% 32.00% 47.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 38
Average daily rate £400 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £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 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 September 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 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle
3 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database
4 7 (58.33%) Java
5 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (50.00%) Spring
5 6 (50.00%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (16.67%) IBM
6 2 (16.67%) ETL
6 2 (16.67%) RAD
6 2 (16.67%) JSP
6 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (16.67%) Business Objects
6 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
6 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
7 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
7 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (8.33%) JIRA
7 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) FileNet
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (8.33%) MS Access
4 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Data Modeller
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Development Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) FileNet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (16.67%) JSP
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (8.33%) JSF
3 1 (8.33%) JDBC
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE
3 1 (8.33%) Servlets
3 1 (8.33%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ETL
1 2 (16.67%) RAD
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
2 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Document Management
2 1 (8.33%) TDD
2 1 (8.33%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Workflow
2 1 (8.33%) Validation
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) UML
2 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VB
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Business Objects