The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/SQL (PLSQL)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 52 72 55
Rank change year-on-year +20 -17  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 19 18 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.11% 1.19% 2.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.18% 4.16% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 13
Median daily rate £350 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £326 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £490 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.60% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.23 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year -0.61% +4.48%  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 367 433 397
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 40.69% 28.56% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 263 251
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 3
Median hourly rate £49.62 £39.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.21% -17.89%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Edinburgh

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PL/SQL in Edinburgh

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Edinburgh

PL/SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 46 (100.00%) SQL
2 35 (76.09%) Oracle
3 22 (47.83%) Java
4 19 (41.30%) Finance
5 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (30.43%) Oracle Database
7 12 (26.09%) .NET
8 8 (17.39%) C#
8 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
9 7 (15.22%) Scrum
9 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database 12c
10 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (13.04%) PowerBuilder
10 6 (13.04%) ETL
11 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
11 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
11 5 (10.87%) Fund Management
11 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
12 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
12 4 (8.70%) WPF
12 4 (8.70%) Wealth Management
12 4 (8.70%) JIRA
12 4 (8.70%) Subversion
12 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
12 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
12 4 (8.70%) Unix
12 4 (8.70%) Data Modelling
12 4 (8.70%) Informatica
12 4 (8.70%) Project Management

PL/SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (6.52%) Oracle Spatial
2 2 (4.35%) JBoss
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
1 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Sonata
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) Oracle Database
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.52%) Pentaho
4 3 (6.52%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.35%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (2.17%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (2.17%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) PowerBuilder
2 4 (8.70%) JIRA
2 4 (8.70%) Subversion
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.35%) Maven
5 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.17%) Toad
5 1 (2.17%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (41.30%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) German Language
2 3 (6.52%) Italian Language
3 2 (4.35%) Spanish Language
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) French Language
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (69.57%) Developer
2 18 (39.13%) Oracle Developer
3 11 (23.91%) PL/SQL Developer
3 11 (23.91%) SQL Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Applications Support
4 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Software Project Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Software Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (6.52%) Applications Support Specialist
5 3 (6.52%) Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Database Designer
5 3 (6.52%) Designer
5 3 (6.52%) PowerBuilder Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Support Specialist
6 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) .NET
2 4 (8.70%) WPF
3 3 (6.52%) CSS
3 3 (6.52%) Middleware
4 2 (4.35%) Drools
4 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
4 2 (4.35%) HTML
4 2 (4.35%) Java EE
4 2 (4.35%) jBPM
4 2 (4.35%) JMS
4 2 (4.35%) JPA
4 2 (4.35%) JSF
4 2 (4.35%) RichFaces
4 2 (4.35%) SOAP
4 2 (4.35%) Spring Batch
4 2 (4.35%) Web Services
4 2 (4.35%) XML
4 2 (4.35%) XSD
4 2 (4.35%) XSLT
5 1 (2.17%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Fintech
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.35%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.22%) Scrum
3 6 (13.04%) ETL
4 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
4 5 (10.87%) Fund Management
5 4 (8.70%) Change Management
5 4 (8.70%) Data Modelling
5 4 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.70%) Project Management
5 4 (8.70%) Wealth Management
6 3 (6.52%) Change Control
6 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.52%) CRM
6 3 (6.52%) ETL Development
6 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.35%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (4.35%) Open Source
7 2 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) SQL
2 22 (47.83%) Java
3 8 (17.39%) C#
4 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.35%) Python
6 2 (4.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 35 (76.09%) Oracle
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.70%) FNZ
3 4 (8.70%) Informatica
4 3 (6.52%) SAP
5 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.35%) Tableau
6 1 (2.17%) DevExpress
6 1 (2.17%) IBM
6 1 (2.17%) Perforce
6 1 (2.17%) Telerik
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
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