The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 3 months to 28 June 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
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 421 433 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Contract jobs citing PL/1 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% 0.005% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.010% 0.011% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £342 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.88% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £405 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 9931 9437 9703
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 47.83% 43.47% 42.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7328 7186 7107
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 40 83
Median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.82 £15.15 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £91.00 £52.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

PL/1
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing PL/1 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PL/1 in London

PL/1
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PL/1 in London

PL/1
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/1 in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 London 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 London 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