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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PL/1
England / London
Rank - - 418
Contract jobs citing PL/1 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - - 0.005%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 £388
% change year-on-year - -3.22%  
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 8852 9398 8872
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 45.99% 42.45% 41.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6581 7042 6416
Median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 55 46
Median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £25.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% +25.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.86 £17.50 £19.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PL/1 in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PL/1 in London