The table below looks at the statistics for PL/1 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/1 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PL/1
Rank 571 563 563
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing PL/1 9 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.037% 0.018%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.049% 0.097% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 5
Average daily rate £375 £305 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% +9.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £285 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £450 £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £278
% change year-on-year
+20.83% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
PL/1
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18269 17447 16616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.71% 37.85% 37.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12545 11749 10607
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 487 400 451
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.42 £19.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

PL/1
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PL/1 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PL/1 Jobs Demand Trend in England

PL/1
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PL/1 across the England region.

PL/1 Daily Rate Trend in England

PL/1
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PL/1 across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

PL/1 Daily Rate Histogram in England

PL/1
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PL/1 across the England region.

PL/1 Hourly Rate Trend in England

PL/1
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PL/1 within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North East - 4 £333 -
South West - 4 £363 -
North West -30 1 £385 +30.50%
PL/1
UK

PL/1
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing PL/1 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PL/1.

1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) XSL
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 4 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) C
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) COBOL
3 4 (40.00%) Delphi
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) ClearCase
3 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (40.00%) Workflow
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Subversion
3 4 (40.00%) Ruby
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) Vagrant
3 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared

PL/1
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing PL/1 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PL/1. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) ClearCase
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
1 4 (40.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum Master
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Mainframe Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) XSL
3 2 (20.00%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (40.00%) OO
1 4 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (40.00%) Scrum
1 4 (40.00%) SDLC
1 4 (40.00%) Web Development
1 4 (40.00%) Workflow
2 3 (30.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) Information Management
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) C
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) COBOL
2 4 (40.00%) Delphi
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
2 4 (40.00%) Ruby
2 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) JCL
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) IBM