The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Pascal skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pascal over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pascal
UK
Rank 594 - 616
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Pascal 5 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% - 0.010%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.027% - 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £39.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 - -

Pascal 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 with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 18402 20107 19464
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.15% 38.07% 37.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12646 13719 12607
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 422 480 399
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +12.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.10 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Pascal
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Pascal in the UK

Pascal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Pascal.

Contractor daily rate trend for Pascal in the UK

Pascal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Pascal.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pascal in the UK

Pascal
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pascal within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England - 5 - - 3
South West - 3 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 - -
Chippenham - 2 - - 1
Stafford - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 - - 1
Bristol - 1 - -

Pascal
Top 29 Related IT Skills

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

1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Delphi
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) VxWorks
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) MS Project
3 1 (20.00%) Embarcadero
3 1 (20.00%) Borland
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Profibus
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Confluence

Pascal
Top Related IT Skills 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 (20.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Delphi Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Delphi Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) VxWorks
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Device Driver Development
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Delphi
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Borland
2 1 (20.00%) Embarcadero