The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cardiff region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 39 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing Perl 8 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.21% 1.17% 2.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.52% 3.33% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
Average daily rate £338 £200 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.75% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £200 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £413
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -38.35%
Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
145 60 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 40.06% 35.09% 24.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 44 25
Average daily rate £375 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £28.88 £17.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.85% +17.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Perl
South Wales

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 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 9 (64.29%) UNIX
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (64.29%) Scala
2 6 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 6 (42.86%) Mojolicious
3 5 (35.71%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) RESTful
3 5 (35.71%) jQuery
3 5 (35.71%) OAuth
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Legal
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 4 (28.57%) Puppet
4 4 (28.57%) Apache
4 4 (28.57%) Python
4 4 (28.57%) SMTP
4 4 (28.57%) NFS
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 4 (28.57%) SSL
4 4 (28.57%) IBM
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) RHCE
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (35.71%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (28.57%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SMTP
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
1 4 (28.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
General
1 5 (35.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
1 6 (42.86%) Perl Developer
2 4 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Mojolicious
2 5 (35.71%) jQuery
2 5 (35.71%) OAuth
2 5 (35.71%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) UNIX
2 4 (28.57%) Solaris
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) OO
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Scala
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Python
4 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 4 (28.57%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
1 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Satellite
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) IBM
1 4 (28.57%) HP
1 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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