The table below looks at the statistics for PL/SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank 12 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 7 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 12.73% 17.74% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.89% 26.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 0
Median daily rate £325 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.87% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £43.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-20.11% -5.94%

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

Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47 42 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 85.45% 67.74% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 29 17
Median daily rate £325 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £316 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £388 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Lothian 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 West Lothian

PL/SQL
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

PL/SQL Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

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 West Lothian region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Livingston -7 6 £325 -16.12%
PL/SQL
Scotland

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (85.71%) Java
3 12 (85.71%) Oracle Database
3 12 (85.71%) Relational Database
4 11 (78.57%) Data Modelling
5 10 (71.43%) CRM
5 10 (71.43%) Unix
5 10 (71.43%) RDBMS
5 10 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (64.29%) Change Control
6 9 (64.29%) Middleware
7 8 (57.14%) Billing
8 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
8 7 (50.00%) SOA
8 7 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (50.00%) SDLC
9 6 (42.86%) Scrum
10 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
11 3 (21.43%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (21.43%) Replication
11 3 (21.43%) User Stories
11 3 (21.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 2 (14.29%) RESTful
12 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
12 2 (14.29%) OO
12 2 (14.29%) Java EE

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) Oracle Database
1 12 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 10 (71.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 8 (57.14%) Billing
2 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Database Designer
1 9 (64.29%) Designer
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Middleware
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (14.29%) Java EE
3 2 (14.29%) RESTful
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Data Modelling
3 10 (71.43%) CRM
3 10 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (64.29%) Change Control
5 7 (50.00%) SDLC
5 7 (50.00%) SOA
6 6 (42.86%) Scrum
7 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
8 3 (21.43%) User Stories
9 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (14.29%) OO
9 2 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (85.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter