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 28 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.

Pascal
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Pascal 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.090% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 686 937 794
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 30.86% 34.25% 30.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 564 456
Median daily rate £388 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +11.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 45
Median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £27.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +26.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £9.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £38.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

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

Pascal
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pascal within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Pascal
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 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%) MS 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%) MS 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