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 3 months to 29 April 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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 132
Contract jobs citing SQLPlus 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - - 0.034%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 - £323
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50

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 375 592 637
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 19.35% 19.83% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 348 353
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 3
Median hourly rate £27.45 £36.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.76% +10.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.10
% change year-on-year -4.61% +1.24%  

SQLPlus
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing SQLPlus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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