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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 8.70% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -21.11%
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 West Lothian region.

Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10 38 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 21.74% 45.24% 53.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 23
Average daily rate £375 £325 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £274 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £429 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

PL/SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston - 4 £350 - 1
PL/SQL
Scotland

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) TDD
3 6 (42.86%) Migration
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (28.57%) REST
5 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) SOA
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (28.57%) Unix
5 4 (28.57%) SDLC
6 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 3 (21.43%) Coaching
6 3 (21.43%) J2EE
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) WPF
7 2 (14.29%) Data Reconciliation
7 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
8 1 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (7.14%) BDD

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
2 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Database Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database Developer
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Database Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) REST
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Migration
1 6 (42.86%) TDD
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) SDLC
3 4 (28.57%) SOA
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Coaching
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (7.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle