The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 23 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.88% 6.10% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.44% 13.33% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 1
Median daily rate £650 £375 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.33% -46.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
Perl
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
41 75 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 35.96% 45.73% 32.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 54 23
Median daily rate £525 £520 £595
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.96% -12.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £562 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Perl.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Log4j
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Global One
2 1 (50.00%) Equities
2 1 (50.00%) UniData
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (50.00%) XMLBeans
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) JSTL
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) GWT
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (50.00%) Sencha
2 1 (50.00%) HornetQ
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Global One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) UniData
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Log4j
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Perl Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) GWT
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) HornetQ
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) JAXB
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) JMX
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) JSTL
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Equities
1 1 (50.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Collateral Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Sencha
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase