Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for PL/1 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PL/1 over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PL/1
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 809 859 841
Rank change year-on-year +50 -18 -27
Contract jobs citing PL/1 1 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.001% 0.011% 0.013%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.003% 0.028% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 8
England median daily rate £475 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -16.67% +63.64%
10th Percentile £463 £283 £268
90th Percentile £488 £401 £461
UK median daily rate £475 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +26.67% -16.67% +63.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

PL/1 is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 36407 39568 39003
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 41.62% 38.99% 37.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 25082 27437 26150
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 747 842 811
England median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% +1.45%
10th Percentile £16.64 £14.13 £16.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.10 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% +2.94%

PL/1
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing PL/1 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for PL/1 in England

PL/1
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/1 in England

PL/1
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/1 in England

PL/1
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PL/1 within the England region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +16 1 £475 +38.89%
PL/1
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PL/1 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for PL/1.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Adabas
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) VSAM
1 1 (100.00%) Danish Language
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy

PL/1
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Adabas
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Danish Language
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM