The first table below looks at the demand for Pascal skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pascal over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pascal
Rank 577 569 583
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Contract jobs citing Pascal 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.015% 0.005% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£364 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- -12.16%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19599 19153 20285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.20% 38.21% 35.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12602 11797 12115
Average daily rate £388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 591 748
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £16.50 £18.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00

Pascal
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Pascal within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Pascal Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Pascal
Daily Rate Trend

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

Pascal Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Pascal
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Pascal Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Pascal
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pascal within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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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
England -8 3 £364 -
Gloucester - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
South West - - - -

Pascal
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Pascal 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 Pascal.

1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Delphi
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) IPTV
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Java SE
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Spring Security
3 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Streaming Video
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) XML

Pascal
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Pascal 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 Pascal. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SNMP
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Delphi Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Delphi Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) DOM
1 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Java SE
1 1 (20.00%) Java EE
1 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (20.00%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) MPEG
1 1 (20.00%) DTV
1 1 (20.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (20.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Delphi
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Fortran
3 1 (20.00%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft