The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 72 64 49
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Contract jobs citing Perl 3 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.33% 1.21% 2.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.87% 2.93% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 16
Median daily rate £218 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.07% -18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +4.00%
Perl
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
344 376 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 37.51% 41.36% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 315 248
Median daily rate £373 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £426 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 8
Median hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £9.28 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.43 £94.10 £44.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Perl.

1 7 (63.64%) Python
1 7 (63.64%) Ruby
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (54.55%) BDD
2 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) MySQL
3 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) OOD
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) Remedy
4 3 (27.27%) CAD
4 3 (27.27%) C
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) CATIA
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
1 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) MySQL
3 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
3 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Electronics
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Agile .NET Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Developer
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET Developer
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Agile C# Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C# Software Developer
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior .NET Software Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Agile Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior C# Software Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) jQuery
2 3 (27.27%) JSON
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) BDD
1 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
1 6 (54.55%) Scrum
1 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) CAD
3 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
3 3 (27.27%) High Availability
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) OOD
3 3 (27.27%) PLM
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Validation
3 3 (27.27%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Python
1 7 (63.64%) Ruby
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) C
3 3 (27.27%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 1 (9.09%) VB
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) PTC
2 3 (27.27%) Remedy
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) VMware