Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 834 831 846
Rank change year-on-year -3 +15 -22
Contract jobs citing PL/1 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.003% 0.005%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.005% 0.008% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
England median daily rate £385 - £380
10th Percentile £365 - £336
90th Percentile £406 - £398
UK median daily rate £375 - £345
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

PL/1 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 39,168 36,959 37,854
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.40% 40.87% 38.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27,862 25,611 25,947
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £313 £294 £275
90th Percentile £638 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 702 781 959
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £16.76 £15.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.25 £50.78
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%

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 17 January 2018. 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
North West - 2 £385 - 1
North of England - 2 £385 - 1
PL/1
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (100.00%) CICS
1 2 (100.00%) MVS
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Syncsort
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL

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 2 (100.00%) CICS
1 2 (100.00%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) CICS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DB2 Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Syncsort
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter