Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 48 91
Rank change year-on-year -42 +43 -35
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 52 56 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.80% 3.14% 1.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.03% 7.70% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 41 29
Edinburgh median daily rate £364 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.06% +0.74% -4.93%
10th Percentile £313 £303 £275
90th Percentile £464 £425 £444
Scotland median daily rate £365 £335 £350
% change year-on-year +8.96% -4.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 1,033 727 863
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 35.69% 40.75% 28.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 650 464 500
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +1.97%
10th Percentile £300 £289 £263
90th Percentile £538 £500 £550
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £365
% change year-on-year +10.71% -4.11% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 11
Edinburgh median hourly rate £25.50 £52.00 £32.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.96% +60.37% -18.94%
10th Percentile £20.53 £43.00 £14.00
90th Percentile £35.75 £52.17 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -51.16% +14.67% +38.89%

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 18 January 2018.

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 18 January 2018, 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 52 (100.00%) SQL
2 41 (78.85%) Oracle
3 19 (36.54%) Oracle Database
4 17 (32.69%) .NET
4 17 (32.69%) Java
4 17 (32.69%) C#
5 12 (23.08%) HTML
5 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 12 (23.08%) XML
5 12 (23.08%) Finance
6 10 (19.23%) Hibernate
6 10 (19.23%) Subversion
7 9 (17.31%) Maven
7 9 (17.31%) MVC
7 9 (17.31%) CSS
7 9 (17.31%) JPA
8 8 (15.38%) Drools
8 8 (15.38%) Java EE
8 8 (15.38%) Open Source
8 8 (15.38%) Oracle BPM
8 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET
8 8 (15.38%) XSD
8 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 8 (15.38%) Red Hat
8 8 (15.38%) JBoss
8 8 (15.38%) JMS
8 8 (15.38%) ETL
8 8 (15.38%) jBPM
9 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development

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 (15.38%) JBoss
2 7 (13.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (7.69%) IIS
4 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.92%) Apache
5 1 (1.92%) Confluence
5 1 (1.92%) GeoServer
5 1 (1.92%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.85%) assyst
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.85%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) AMQP
1 1 (1.92%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (36.54%) Oracle Database
2 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 4 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (3.85%) Spatial Data
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.92%) GIS
7 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.92%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Subversion
2 9 (17.31%) Maven
3 6 (11.54%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (7.69%) JIRA
5 3 (5.77%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.85%) NUnit
6 2 (3.85%) Redmine
6 2 (3.85%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.92%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.92%) Bower
7 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.92%) DBeaver
7 1 (1.92%) Hudson
7 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.92%) Selenium
7 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.92%) webpack
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Banking
2 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (69.23%) Developer
2 12 (23.08%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Applications Support
4 8 (15.38%) Analyst
4 8 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 7 (13.46%) .NET Developer
5 7 (13.46%) PL/SQL Developer
5 7 (13.46%) SQL Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) Oracle Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (5.77%) Applications Support Specialist
8 3 (5.77%) Oracle Applications Support
8 3 (5.77%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Support Specialist
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.69%) .NET
2 12 (23.08%) HTML
2 12 (23.08%) XML
3 10 (19.23%) Hibernate
4 9 (17.31%) CSS
4 9 (17.31%) JPA
5 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 8 (15.38%) Drools
5 8 (15.38%) Java EE
5 8 (15.38%) jBPM
5 8 (15.38%) JMS
5 8 (15.38%) XSD
6 5 (9.62%) Apache Camel
6 5 (9.62%) Spring
6 5 (9.62%) Web Services
7 4 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (7.69%) Ajax
7 4 (7.69%) jQuery
7 4 (7.69%) RESTful
8 3 (5.77%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Fintech
3 1 (1.92%) Photography
3 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Linux
3 2 (3.85%) AIX
3 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) MVC
2 8 (15.38%) ETL
2 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 8 (15.38%) Open Source
3 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.46%) Case Management
3 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (13.46%) SOA
3 7 (13.46%) Web Development
4 6 (11.54%) BDD
4 6 (11.54%) Open Source Development
4 6 (11.54%) Scrum
4 6 (11.54%) Visualisation
5 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.62%) TDD
6 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.69%) DevOps
6 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 3 (5.77%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (32.69%) C#
2 17 (32.69%) Java
3 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.69%) Python
4 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.77%) C
5 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.85%) C++
6 2 (3.85%) COBOL
7 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.92%) ES6
7 1 (1.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
1 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Docker
1 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Ansible
Vendors
1 41 (78.85%) Oracle
2 8 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.69%) VMware
4 3 (5.77%) Google
4 3 (5.77%) Pega
5 2 (3.85%) Micro Focus
6 1 (1.92%) Informatica
6 1 (1.92%) Thunderhead