The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 27 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs citing Perl 12 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.04% 3.13% 1.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.52% 7.23% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 2
Median daily rate £438 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £395
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 £37.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +4.00%
Perl
South Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
126 166 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.42% 43.34% 35.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 128 99
Median daily rate £370 £330 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.64 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.78% -4.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Perl.

1 57 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (77.78%) OO
3 47 (74.60%) Unix
4 46 (73.02%) Java
4 46 (73.02%) Software Engineering
5 44 (69.84%) jQuery
6 39 (61.90%) TDD
7 37 (58.73%) JavaScript
8 35 (55.56%) Selenium
8 35 (55.56%) Cucumber
9 33 (52.38%) Web Development
9 33 (52.38%) CSS
10 29 (46.03%) Legal
11 15 (23.81%) Kafka
12 13 (20.63%) MongoDB
13 12 (19.05%) SQL
13 12 (19.05%) Mojolicious
14 11 (17.46%) Ansible
14 11 (17.46%) DevOps
14 11 (17.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 11 (17.46%) NoSQL
14 11 (17.46%) Amazon EC2
14 11 (17.46%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (15.87%) Amazon S3
15 10 (15.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 10 (15.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 10 (15.87%) Fluentd
15 10 (15.87%) Terraform
15 10 (15.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 10 (15.87%) Amazon ELB

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 8 (12.70%) Apache
2 3 (4.76%) IIS
2 3 (4.76%) Jetty
2 3 (4.76%) nginx
2 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.46%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (17.46%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (17.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 10 (15.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 10 (15.87%) Amazon ELB
2 10 (15.87%) Amazon S3
2 10 (15.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (12.70%) Route 53
4 5 (7.94%) Google App Engine
4 5 (7.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) DHCP
1 5 (7.94%) DNS
1 5 (7.94%) HTTP
1 5 (7.94%) SSL
1 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.76%) FTP
2 3 (4.76%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) MongoDB
2 11 (17.46%) NoSQL
3 10 (15.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 8 (12.70%) MySQL
5 7 (11.11%) Redis
6 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 35 (55.56%) Cucumber
1 35 (55.56%) Selenium
2 5 (7.94%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.35%) Concordion
4 3 (4.76%) Travis CI
General
1 29 (46.03%) Legal
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
3 3 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (82.54%) Developer
2 26 (41.27%) Web Developer
3 19 (30.16%) Perl Developer
4 12 (19.05%) Website Developer
5 10 (15.87%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (7.94%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Unix Developer
7 4 (6.35%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Perl Web Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Agile Developer
9 1 (1.59%) AWS Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) Consultant
9 1 (1.59%) DevOps Consultant
9 1 (1.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (1.59%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Full Stack Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (69.84%) jQuery
2 33 (52.38%) CSS
3 15 (23.81%) Kafka
4 12 (19.05%) Mojolicious
5 9 (14.29%) RESTful
6 8 (12.70%) HTML
7 7 (11.11%) XML
8 5 (7.94%) .NET
9 4 (6.35%) Ajax
9 4 (6.35%) Middleware
9 4 (6.35%) XHTML
10 3 (4.76%) J2EE
10 3 (4.76%) LAMP
10 3 (4.76%) LEMP Stack
10 3 (4.76%) REST
10 3 (4.76%) Servlets
11 1 (1.59%) OAuth2
11 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 47 (74.60%) Unix
2 7 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (77.78%) OO
3 46 (73.02%) Software Engineering
4 39 (61.90%) TDD
5 33 (52.38%) Web Development
6 11 (17.46%) DevOps
7 8 (12.70%) Migration
8 5 (7.94%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.94%) Open Source
8 5 (7.94%) Scrum
9 4 (6.35%) Automated Testing
10 3 (4.76%) Content Development
10 3 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.76%) Workflow
11 2 (3.17%) CRM
11 2 (3.17%) Project Planning
12 1 (1.59%) Continuous Delivery
12 1 (1.59%) Front End Development
12 1 (1.59%) OOP
12 1 (1.59%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (73.02%) Java
2 37 (58.73%) JavaScript
3 12 (19.05%) SQL
4 8 (12.70%) Go
4 8 (12.70%) Scala
5 5 (7.94%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (17.46%) Ansible
2 10 (15.87%) Fluentd
2 10 (15.87%) Terraform
3 8 (12.70%) Marathon
3 8 (12.70%) Mesos
4 7 (11.11%) Piwik
5 5 (7.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (7.94%) Google
1 5 (7.94%) VMware
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft