The table below looks at the statistics for PL/1 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PL/1 over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PL/1
Rank 609 587 583
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -4
Contract jobs citing PL/1 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.011% 0.004%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.009% 0.030% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £338 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -38.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £338 £550
% change year-on-year
- -38.63%
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
21582 20306 19437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.83% 37.11% 38.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14525 13005 12031
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 439 416 572
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £15.25 £16.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

PL/1
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PL/1 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PL/1
Daily Rate Trend

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

PL/1 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PL/1
Hourly Rate Trend

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

PL/1 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PL/1
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 PL/1 within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 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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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
England -27 2 - -
Halifax - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -

PL/1
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 (61.54%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) VBA
3 4 (30.77%) Mainframe
3 4 (30.77%) DB2
3 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 4 (30.77%) Retail
3 4 (30.77%) Retail Banking
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) IBM
4 3 (23.08%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (23.08%) JCL
5 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Syncsort
5 2 (15.38%) DO-178B
5 2 (15.38%) Pascal
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) UNIX
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) C
5 2 (15.38%) COBOL
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) RPG
5 2 (15.38%) UniData
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) TDD

PL/1
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) DB2
2 2 (15.38%) UniData
2 2 (15.38%) IMS/DB
General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
1 4 (30.77%) Retail Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Lead Business Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Mainframe Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Pick Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (15.38%) IBM Mainframe Developer
5 2 (15.38%) AWS Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mainframe
2 3 (23.08%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Migration
1 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Release Management
2 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Information Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) VBA
3 3 (23.08%) JCL
4 2 (15.38%) Pascal
4 2 (15.38%) C
4 2 (15.38%) COBOL
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Aquila
2 2 (15.38%) Syncsort
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle