The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 24 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 120
Contract jobs citing Pascal 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - - 0.042%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 646 985 767
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 32.19% 32.63% 32.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 621 476
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £490 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 37
Median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £20.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £38.40 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

Pascal
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Pascal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pascal in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Pascal.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Device Driver Development
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Profibus
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Pascal
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (50.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Device Driver Development
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft