The table below looks at the statistics for DCL skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DCL over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DIGITAL Command Language (DCL)
UK
Rank - 611 -
Contract jobs citing DCL 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.014% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.036% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £36.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 -

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18145 19265 18965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.53% 38.61% 38.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 12413 13009 12745
Median daily rate £438 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 510 408
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.50 £16.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £50.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

DCL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing DCL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

DCL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DCL
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DCL within the UK.

DCL Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DCL
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DCL within the UK.

DCL Hourly Rate Trend in the UK