The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 June 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)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 120 77
Rank change year-on-year +52 -43  
Contract jobs citing PL/SQL 48 35 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.21% 1.19% 2.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.14% 3.29% 6.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 41
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £403 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £365
% change year-on-year - +6.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.39 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +22.22% +1.42%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 933 1064 980
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 43.04% 36.23% 32.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 574 506
Median daily rate £388 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -4.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 21
Median hourly rate £43.39 £36.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.52% +18.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.50 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £42.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

PL/SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/SQL in Scotland

PL/SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PL/SQL in Scotland over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PL/SQL in Scotland

PL/SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/SQL in Scotland

PL/SQL
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PL/SQL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +29 35 £375 - 2
Glasgow +4 9 £425 +25.92% 4
North Lanarkshire - 2 - -
West Lothian -1 1 £330 -22.35%
Aberdeen - 1 - -
PL/SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for PL/SQL.

1 80 (100.00%) SQL
2 61 (76.25%) Oracle
3 28 (35.00%) Java
3 28 (35.00%) Oracle Database
4 23 (28.75%) .NET
5 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 18 (22.50%) C#
6 18 (22.50%) CSS
6 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (22.50%) Finance
7 15 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
7 15 (18.75%) Oracle APEX
8 13 (16.25%) Unix
9 12 (15.00%) Relational Database
10 11 (13.75%) HTML
10 11 (13.75%) RDBMS
11 10 (12.50%) Degree
12 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (11.25%) ETL
12 9 (11.25%) Scrum
13 8 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (10.00%) AngularJS
13 8 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (8.75%) Ajax
14 7 (8.75%) Security Cleared
14 7 (8.75%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (8.75%) Visual Studio
14 7 (8.75%) Windows
14 7 (8.75%) XML
14 7 (8.75%) WinForms

PL/SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (5.00%) Oracle Spatial
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.50%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.50%) JBoss
3 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.25%) IIS
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.25%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Sonata
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (35.00%) Oracle Database
2 15 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
3 12 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 11 (13.75%) RDBMS
5 8 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (7.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
8 3 (3.75%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.75%) Pentaho
9 2 (2.50%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (2.50%) Spatial Data
10 1 (1.25%) Big Data
10 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (1.25%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.25%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 15 (18.75%) Oracle APEX
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (8.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.75%) Visual Studio
4 6 (7.50%) Subversion
5 5 (6.25%) Hudson
5 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.00%) Eclipse
6 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.75%) JIRA
8 2 (2.50%) Ant
9 1 (1.25%) Maven
9 1 (1.25%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.25%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (1.25%) Toad
9 1 (1.25%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 18 (22.50%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) German Language
2 4 (5.00%) Italian Language
3 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.75%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.50%) Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Billing
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) French Language
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (68.75%) Developer
2 24 (30.00%) Oracle Developer
3 17 (21.25%) PL/SQL Developer
3 17 (21.25%) SQL Developer
4 9 (11.25%) Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 7 (8.75%) .NET Developer
6 7 (8.75%) Applications Support
7 5 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Consultant
7 5 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.25%) VB Developer
7 5 (6.25%) VB6 Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Database Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (3.75%) Programmer
9 3 (3.75%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.75%) .NET
2 18 (22.50%) CSS
3 11 (13.75%) HTML
4 8 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (8.75%) Ajax
5 7 (8.75%) WinForms
5 7 (8.75%) XML
6 5 (6.25%) COM+
6 5 (6.25%) jQuery
6 5 (6.25%) React
7 4 (5.00%) Hibernate
8 3 (3.75%) Backbone.js
8 3 (3.75%) JSP
8 3 (3.75%) Node.js
8 3 (3.75%) Sass
8 3 (3.75%) Vue.js
9 2 (2.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 2 (2.50%) Spring
9 2 (2.50%) Spring MVC
9 2 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.50%) Driving Licence
3 5 (6.25%) Fintech
4 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.50%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.50%) Reference Data
6 2 (2.50%) Replication
6 2 (2.50%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.50%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.25%) Unix
2 7 (8.75%) Windows
3 3 (3.75%) Linux
4 1 (1.25%) AIX
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Solaris
4 1 (1.25%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (11.25%) ETL
2 9 (11.25%) Scrum
3 6 (7.50%) SDLC
3 6 (7.50%) Web Development
4 5 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 5 (6.25%) Fund Management
4 5 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 4 (5.00%) Change Management
5 4 (5.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (5.00%) Front End Development
5 4 (5.00%) Investment Management
5 4 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.00%) MVC
5 4 (5.00%) OO
5 4 (5.00%) Project Management
6 3 (3.75%) ETL Development
6 3 (3.75%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) SQL
2 28 (35.00%) Java
3 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (22.50%) C#
5 6 (7.50%) VB
6 5 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.25%) VB6
7 4 (5.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.75%) CoffeeScript
8 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.50%) Python
10 1 (1.25%) ABAP
10 1 (1.25%) Korn
10 1 (1.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (12.50%) Degree
2 7 (8.75%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.50%) HND
5 1 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.25%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 61 (76.25%) Oracle
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.75%) FNZ
3 3 (3.75%) Informatica
3 3 (3.75%) VMware
4 1 (1.25%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.25%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.25%) Perforce
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.25%) SAP
4 1 (1.25%) Talend
4 1 (1.25%) Telerik
4 1 (1.25%) Twitter
Stirling, Stirlingshire
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