Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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 > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 68 64
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 +2
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 68 53 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.33% 2.44% 2.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.56% 6.74% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 40 42
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% -1.43% -
10th Percentile £313 £285 £275
90th Percentile £422 £414 £438
Scotland median daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 - -

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 1036 786 875
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 35.53% 36.19% 27.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 486 509
Edinburgh median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £288 £275 £263
90th Percentile £538 £488 £538
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 12
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.50 £47.25 £28.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.45% +63.14% -17.25%
10th Percentile £20.20 £41.25 £15.00
90th Percentile £43.39 £52.00 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -34.15% +9.33% +7.14%

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 17 November 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 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 17 November 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 68 (100.00%) SQL
2 50 (73.53%) Oracle
3 24 (35.29%) Oracle Database
4 21 (30.88%) .NET
4 21 (30.88%) C#
5 19 (27.94%) Java
6 16 (23.53%) Finance
7 15 (22.06%) JavaScript
8 12 (17.65%) HTML
8 12 (17.65%) CSS
8 12 (17.65%) XML
9 10 (14.71%) Hibernate
9 10 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (13.24%) JPA
10 9 (13.24%) MVC
10 9 (13.24%) Maven
10 9 (13.24%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (13.24%) ETL
11 8 (11.76%) JMS
11 8 (11.76%) Red Hat
11 8 (11.76%) XSD
11 8 (11.76%) JBoss
11 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
11 8 (11.76%) jBPM
11 8 (11.76%) Subversion
11 8 (11.76%) Scrum
11 8 (11.76%) Java EE
11 8 (11.76%) Drools
11 8 (11.76%) Open Source
11 8 (11.76%) Oracle BPM

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 8 (11.76%) JBoss
2 7 (10.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.47%) Apache
4 1 (1.47%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.94%) assyst
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.47%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) AMQP
1 1 (1.47%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (35.29%) Oracle Database
2 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (7.35%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.41%) Spatial Data
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.47%) Big Data
7 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (13.24%) Maven
2 9 (13.24%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (11.76%) Subversion
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.41%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.94%) JIRA
6 2 (2.94%) NUnit
6 2 (2.94%) Redmine
6 2 (2.94%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.47%) Ant
7 1 (1.47%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.47%) JUnit
7 1 (1.47%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (1.47%) Selenium
7 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.47%) Toad
General
1 16 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Banking
2 1 (1.47%) German Language
2 1 (1.47%) Italian Language
2 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (73.53%) Developer
2 19 (27.94%) Oracle Developer
3 15 (22.06%) PL/SQL Developer
3 15 (22.06%) SQL Developer
4 9 (13.24%) Applications Support
4 9 (13.24%) Consultant
5 8 (11.76%) Analyst
6 7 (10.29%) .NET Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Oracle Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) VB Developer
7 5 (7.35%) VB6 Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Applications Specialist
9 3 (4.41%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Oracle Applications Support
9 3 (4.41%) Oracle Support Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.88%) .NET
2 12 (17.65%) CSS
2 12 (17.65%) HTML
2 12 (17.65%) XML
3 10 (14.71%) Hibernate
4 9 (13.24%) JPA
5 8 (11.76%) Drools
5 8 (11.76%) Java EE
5 8 (11.76%) jBPM
5 8 (11.76%) JMS
5 8 (11.76%) XSD
6 6 (8.82%) WinForms
7 5 (7.35%) Ajax
7 5 (7.35%) AngularJS
7 5 (7.35%) Apache Camel
7 5 (7.35%) COM+
7 5 (7.35%) React
7 5 (7.35%) Spring
7 5 (7.35%) Web Services
8 4 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.41%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.41%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) Fintech
5 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.24%) ETL
1 9 (13.24%) MVC
2 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
2 8 (11.76%) Open Source
2 8 (11.76%) Scrum
3 7 (10.29%) SOA
3 7 (10.29%) Web Development
4 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (8.82%) Open Source Development
5 5 (7.35%) Asset Management
5 5 (7.35%) BDD
5 5 (7.35%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.35%) Visualisation
6 4 (5.88%) DevOps
6 4 (5.88%) Fund Management
6 4 (5.88%) OO
6 4 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 4 (5.88%) TDD
7 3 (4.41%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (30.88%) C#
3 19 (27.94%) Java
4 15 (22.06%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.35%) VB
5 5 (7.35%) VB.NET
5 5 (7.35%) VB6
6 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.41%) Python
8 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Docker
1 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 50 (73.53%) Oracle
2 8 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.41%) Google
4 3 (4.41%) Pega
4 3 (4.41%) VMware
5 1 (1.47%) Informatica
5 1 (1.47%) Thunderhead