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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 20 39 29
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Contract jobs citing Perl 17 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.85% 2.21% 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.32% 5.44% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 1
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£365 £338 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% +68.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +88.88%
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
111 147 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 44.76% 40.61% 35.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 103 44
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £226 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £32.50 £28.88 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.55% +69.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 17 April 2015, 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 20 (76.92%) UNIX
2 17 (65.38%) Software Engineering
3 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (46.15%) OO
5 10 (38.46%) Linux
5 10 (38.46%) MySQL
5 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
6 9 (34.62%) DevOps
6 9 (34.62%) Python
7 8 (30.77%) Java
7 8 (30.77%) SQL
7 8 (30.77%) RESTful
8 7 (26.92%) Analytics
8 7 (26.92%) Hadoop
8 7 (26.92%) Ruby
9 6 (23.08%) TDD
10 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
10 5 (19.23%) Scala
10 5 (19.23%) jQuery
10 5 (19.23%) OAuth
10 5 (19.23%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (19.23%) Mojolicious
11 4 (15.38%) Video Analytics
11 4 (15.38%) MapReduce
11 4 (15.38%) Digital Media
11 4 (15.38%) Legal
11 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
12 3 (11.54%) Remedy
12 3 (11.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 3 (11.54%) SLA

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 5 (19.23%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Zope
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) MySQL
1 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 7 (26.92%) Hadoop
3 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
General
1 4 (15.38%) Legal
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Perl Developer
4 5 (19.23%) AWS Developer
5 3 (11.54%) DBA
5 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) UNIX Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Perl Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Linux Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) RESTful
2 5 (19.23%) Mojolicious
2 5 (19.23%) OAuth
2 5 (19.23%) jQuery
3 2 (7.69%) LAMP
3 2 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (3.85%) XHTML
4 1 (3.85%) CPAN
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) Ajax
4 1 (3.85%) Django
4 1 (3.85%) Mason
4 1 (3.85%) Catalyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Digital Media
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) UNIX
2 10 (38.46%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Software Engineering
2 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (46.15%) OO
4 9 (34.62%) DevOps
5 7 (26.92%) Analytics
6 6 (23.08%) TDD
7 4 (15.38%) Video Analytics
7 4 (15.38%) MapReduce
8 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (11.54%) Database Tuning
9 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.85%) CRM
9 1 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Python
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) Ruby
4 5 (19.23%) Scala
5 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
6 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.54%) Korn
7 2 (7.69%) C
8 1 (3.85%) C#
8 1 (3.85%) C++
8 1 (3.85%) PHP
8 1 (3.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
1 3 (11.54%) Remedy
2 1 (3.85%) Zend
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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