The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pascal
Rank 570 555 525
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -30
Contract jobs citing Pascal 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.008% 0.013%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.005% 0.022% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
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£225 £225 £218
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £225 £218
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
18999 18097 17372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.92% 37.05% 38.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12660 11367 10676
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 419 493 726
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.25 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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 12 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 29 January 2015. 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 -21 1 £225 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £225 -
South East - 1 £225 -
South West - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
Havant - - - -
London - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Slough - - - -
Berkshire - - - -

Pascal
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) C
2 7 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) VB
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) MQSeries
3 6 (54.55%) EDI
3 6 (54.55%) FTP
3 6 (54.55%) Middleware
3 6 (54.55%) Mainframe
3 6 (54.55%) Manufacturing
4 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
4 4 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) SAP
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
6 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Validation
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (18.18%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (18.18%) Automotive
6 2 (18.18%) Ada
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) OpenVMS
6 2 (18.18%) Fortran

Pascal
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) FTP
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (18.18%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 6 (54.55%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Automotive
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Database Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) EDI
2 6 (54.55%) Middleware
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Mainframe
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) OpenVMS
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C
2 7 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) VB
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Ada
4 2 (18.18%) Fortran
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Delphi
5 1 (9.09%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (9.09%) PL/1
5 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Mercator
4 1 (9.09%) Xamarin
4 1 (9.09%) Perforce
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