Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 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.

Oracle SQL*Plus
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 207 199
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.073% 0.048%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.33% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Scotland median daily rate - £244 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% -
UK median daily rate £375 £373 £375
% change year-on-year +0.67% -0.67% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - £31.25

SQLPlus is in the database and business intelligence 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 database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 838 1215 1276
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 19.79% 22.07% 20.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 690 685
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £264 £263 £260
90th Percentile £500 £500 £478
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 6
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £36.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.53% +6.67% +92.86%
10th Percentile £11.30 £9.37 £20.31
90th Percentile £195.00 £43.00 £58.13
UK median hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +8.77% +14.00% -13.04%

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