The first table below looks at the demand for Prolog skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Prolog over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Prolog
Rank 587 555 -
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -
Contract jobs citing Prolog 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.002% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.005% 0.006% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £288 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20792 17589 21064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.91% 36.80% 34.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13463 10809 12441
Average daily rate £375 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 483 633 742
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%

Prolog
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Prolog within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Prolog
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Prolog within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -35 1 £288 - 4
Manchester - - - - 1
North West - - - - 4

Prolog
Top 22 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Prolog 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 Prolog.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) DOM
1 1 (100.00%) MPEG
1 1 (100.00%) Fortran
1 1 (100.00%) Pascal
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) DVB
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration

Prolog
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Prolog 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 Prolog. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) DVB
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) MPEG
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Fortran
1 1 (100.00%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree