Period
to 21 May 2019

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 6 months to 21 May 2019 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 > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 95 62
Rank change year-on-year +16 -33 +38
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 37 46 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.59% 1.61% 2.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.74% 4.52% 6.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 37
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -10.26%
10th Percentile £363 £319 £285
90th Percentile £575 £475 £488
Scotland median daily rate £425 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +9.68% +10.71% -5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £35.00 £45.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.75% -
Scotland median hourly rate - £35.00 £45.31
% change year-on-year - -22.75% -

PL/SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 780 1,018 767
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 33.62% 35.56% 41.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 644 476
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £266
90th Percentile £575 £573 £517
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 11
Edinburgh median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £47.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -25.89% +21.10%
10th Percentile £34.25 £16.13 £14.13
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.41 £52.17
Scotland median hourly rate £37.50 £16.81 £41.25
% change year-on-year +123.08% -59.25% +10.00%

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing PL/SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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 6 months to 21 May 2019.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing PL/SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 37 (100.00%) SQL
2 28 (75.68%) Oracle
3 16 (43.24%) Finance
4 15 (40.54%) ETL
5 13 (35.14%) Oracle Database
6 12 (32.43%) C#
7 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (24.32%) .NET
9 8 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (21.62%) Informatica
10 7 (18.92%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (18.92%) Java
10 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (18.92%) Tableau
11 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
11 6 (16.22%) Banking
11 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (13.51%) Data Integration
12 5 (13.51%) Migration
12 5 (13.51%) Scrum
12 5 (13.51%) WinForms
12 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
12 5 (13.51%) XML
12 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
13 4 (10.81%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (10.81%) Unix
13 4 (10.81%) SAP
13 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
13 4 (10.81%) Dimensional Modelling

PL/SQL
Co-occurring 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 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) Oracle Database
2 8 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (10.81%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (8.11%) Big Data
6 3 (8.11%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (8.11%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
7 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.70%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.81%) JIRA
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) PL/SQL Developer
2 12 (32.43%) SQL Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) ETL Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Tableau Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) WinForms Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Data Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Data Migration Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Migration Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) WinForms
2 5 (13.51%) XML
3 4 (10.81%) JSON
4 1 (2.70%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.70%) J2EE
4 1 (2.70%) JDBC
4 1 (2.70%) JMS
4 1 (2.70%) JSP
4 1 (2.70%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.70%) Middleware
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.70%) REST
4 1 (2.70%) Servlets
4 1 (2.70%) Spring
4 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) User Experience
2 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.70%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Unix
2 3 (8.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) ETL
2 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (13.51%) Data Integration
3 5 (13.51%) Migration
3 5 (13.51%) Scrum
4 4 (10.81%) Analytics
4 4 (10.81%) Data Migration
4 4 (10.81%) Data Munging
4 4 (10.81%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (10.81%) Dimensional Modelling
4 4 (10.81%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (10.81%) SDLC
4 4 (10.81%) Visualisation
5 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
5 3 (8.11%) Data Ingestion
5 3 (8.11%) Data Virtualisation
5 3 (8.11%) Kanban
5 3 (8.11%) Machine Learning
5 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (32.43%) C#
3 7 (18.92%) Java
4 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) Informatica
3 7 (18.92%) Tableau
4 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.81%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) Hitachi