The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for PL/SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PL/SQL over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Scotland / Aberdeen
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 10 16
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen - 4.17% 3.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 7.69% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £44.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -3.97% +12.82%  

PL/SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Aberdeen
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 16 13 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 50.00% 54.17% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 14
Median daily rate £360 £500 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.00% +69.49%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £476 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £521 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.11% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen citing PL/SQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PL/SQL in Aberdeen

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PL/SQL in Aberdeen.

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Aberdeen

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL in Aberdeen.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Aberdeen