The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 44 30 51
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +21
Contract jobs citing Perl 7 28 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.35% 4.75% 2.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.75% 11.91% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 5
Median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £33.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +8.10%

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
255 235 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 49.23% 39.90% 44.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 124 165
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £291 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £512 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 26
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £33.08 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Cambridge -8 6 £403 +5.22% 15
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 15 (100.00%) Python
2 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (53.33%) C
4 7 (46.67%) C++
4 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (46.67%) Internet
5 6 (40.00%) Linux
5 6 (40.00%) JSON
5 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (33.33%) DevOps
6 5 (33.33%) Internet of Things
6 5 (33.33%) REST
6 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 5 (33.33%) SSL
6 5 (33.33%) X.509
6 5 (33.33%) CSS
6 5 (33.33%) HTML
7 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
8 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (20.00%) Degree
8 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (20.00%) QA
8 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (20.00%) Wireless
9 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (13.33%) Firewall
9 2 (13.33%) SAN

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Internet
2 5 (33.33%) SSL
2 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (33.33%) X.509
3 3 (20.00%) Wireless
4 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) SAN
4 2 (13.33%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (13.33%) WLAN
5 1 (6.67%) HTTP
5 1 (6.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Hudson
3 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (13.33%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Test Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Python Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Unix Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) JSON
2 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (33.33%) CSS
2 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) FastCGI
4 1 (6.67%) OAuth
4 1 (6.67%) OAuth2
4 1 (6.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Internet of Things
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Application Virtualisation
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Bioinformatics
5 1 (6.67%) Biology
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (53.33%) C
3 7 (46.67%) C++
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.67%) Tcl
5 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Docker
1 2 (13.33%) KVM
1 2 (13.33%) LXC
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Brocade
1 2 (13.33%) CA
1 2 (13.33%) Riverbed
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
1 2 (13.33%) Vyatta
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat