Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for SQLPlus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQLPlus over the 6 months to 20 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.

Oracle SQL*Plus
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 194
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - - 0.035%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Scotland median daily rate - - £275
UK median daily rate £400 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -11.11% +2.86% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £44.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.27% +25.71% -33.33%

SQLPlus is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 932 859 1,140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 19.70% 22.80% 20.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 465 666
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% +3.02%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £261
90th Percentile £511 £475 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 24 7
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £42.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.86% +68.00% -20.63%
10th Percentile £12.77 £9.95 £17.45
90th Percentile £46.41 £52.12 £40.07
UK median hourly rate £30.75 £28.18 £30.00
% change year-on-year +9.12% -6.07% +4.57%

SQLPlus
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for SQLPlus in Scotland

SQLPlus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQLPlus in Scotland