The table below looks at the statistics for Prolog skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Prolog over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Prolog
Rank - 634 626
Contract jobs citing Prolog 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.005% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £400 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +39.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £288
% change year-on-year
- +39.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
20993 21025 20238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.89% 38.13% 37.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14405 14060 13157
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 425 430
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.03 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.16 £51.30 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Prolog
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Prolog Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Prolog
Daily Rate Trend

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

Prolog Daily Rate Trend in the UK