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 27 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.

Pascal
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 608 653 638
Rank change year-on-year +45 -15  
Contract jobs citing Pascal 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.002% 0.007%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.010% 0.005% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +36.36%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 £275
% change year-on-year - +36.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 19764 20993 21025
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.95% 38.88% 38.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13485 14405 14060
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 389 462 425
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.77 £15.00 £19.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £50.16 £51.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pascal.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pascal in the UK

Pascal
Top 4 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 27 June 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 +22 1 - - 1
Scotland - 1 - -
London - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Delphi
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Device Driver Development
3 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VxWorks
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) C
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Embarcadero
4 1 (14.29%) Borland
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) VMS
4 1 (14.29%) OpenVMS
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management

Pascal
Co-occurring 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 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Profibus
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Delphi Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Delphi Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) OpenVMS Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VMS Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) VxWorks
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) OpenVMS
2 1 (14.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Device Driver Development
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) Delphi
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Borland
2 1 (14.29%) Embarcadero