The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 38 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Perl 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.34% 1.05% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 2.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate
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£386 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
135 105 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.10% 36.84% 32.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 80 40
Average daily rate £308 £275 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.81% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £145.00 £15.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+850.81% -39.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 11 (84.62%) Mojolicious
2 10 (76.92%) MongoDB
3 9 (69.23%) jQuery
3 9 (69.23%) OO
4 8 (61.54%) RESTful
4 8 (61.54%) Scala
5 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 7 (53.85%) Java
5 7 (53.85%) TDD
6 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (46.15%) OAuth
6 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
7 4 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (30.77%) Legal
7 4 (30.77%) Scrum
7 4 (30.77%) UNIX
7 4 (30.77%) Linux
8 3 (23.08%) OOP
8 3 (23.08%) Web Services
8 3 (23.08%) MySQL
8 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
8 3 (23.08%) JSON
9 2 (15.38%) Apache
9 2 (15.38%) LAMP
9 2 (15.38%) HTML
10 1 (7.69%) SSH
10 1 (7.69%) Finance
10 1 (7.69%) Python
10 1 (7.69%) Tuxedo
10 1 (7.69%) LDAP

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Tuxedo
3 1 (7.69%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) MongoDB
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Concordion
General
1 4 (30.77%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 11 (84.62%) Perl Developer
3 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Perl Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Mojolicious
2 9 (69.23%) jQuery
3 8 (61.54%) RESTful
4 6 (46.15%) OAuth
5 3 (23.08%) JSON
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) LAMP
7 1 (7.69%) CSS
7 1 (7.69%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.69%) CentOS
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) OO
2 7 (53.85%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) OOP
6 1 (7.69%) OOD
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Scala
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) PHP5
3 1 (7.69%) PHP4
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Google
1 1 (7.69%) Zend
1 1 (7.69%) Rackspace