Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for PowerBuilder skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerBuilder over the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Sybase PowerBuilder
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 - 192
Rank change year-on-year - +192 -
Contract jobs citing PowerBuilder 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.024% - 0.080%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.15% - 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Scotland median daily rate - - £300
UK median daily rate £505 £375 £395
% change year-on-year +34.67% -5.06% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year - +105.13% -

PowerBuilder is in the development application 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 development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 658 775 684
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 15.61% 14.04% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 429 371
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £255 £268
90th Percentile £525 £475 £450
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 20
Scotland median hourly rate £44.20 £14.00 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +215.68% -54.47% -19.08%
10th Percentile £37.88 £11.25 £29.25
90th Percentile £195.00 £45.60 £50.50
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -0.79%

PowerBuilder
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing PowerBuilder as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for PowerBuilder in Scotland

PowerBuilder
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerBuilder in Scotland

PowerBuilder
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 PowerBuilder within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 - -
PowerBuilder
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PowerBuilder 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 PowerBuilder.

1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Toad
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

PowerBuilder
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PowerBuilder Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle