The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 29 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Perl 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.09% - 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% - 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £43.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +33.84%
Perl
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
84 90 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.55% 30.20% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 54 72
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 25 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £36.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +10.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Perl across the Bedfordshire region.

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the Bedfordshire region.

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton - 3 - -
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Perl 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 13 (100.00%) JUnit
1 13 (100.00%) Python
1 13 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) TDD
1 13 (100.00%) Ruby
1 13 (100.00%) JIRA
1 13 (100.00%) QA
1 13 (100.00%) Selenium
1 13 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (100.00%) TestNG
1 13 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 13 (100.00%) JBehave
1 13 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 13 (100.00%) Feature Driven Development
1 13 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 13 (100.00%) BDD
1 13 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 13 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 13 (100.00%) ATDD
1 13 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 13 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 11 (84.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (84.62%) SDET
2 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
3 10 (76.92%) Maven
3 10 (76.92%) Ant
4 9 (69.23%) Java

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 13 (100.00%) JBehave
1 13 (100.00%) JIRA
1 13 (100.00%) JUnit
1 13 (100.00%) Selenium
1 13 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 13 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 13 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 13 (100.00%) TestNG
1 13 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 11 (84.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
3 10 (76.92%) Ant
3 10 (76.92%) Maven
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Test Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Test Automation Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) Senior Test Engineer
4 5 (38.46%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
5 4 (30.77%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Developer in Test
5 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) ATDD
1 13 (100.00%) BDD
1 13 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 13 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 13 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 13 (100.00%) Feature Driven Development
1 13 (100.00%) TDD
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (38.46%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) Python
1 13 (100.00%) Ruby
2 9 (69.23%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (100.00%) QA
2 11 (84.62%) SDET