The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 16 18 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing Perl 6 3 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.66% 3.06% 19.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.45% 7.32% 32.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 24
Median daily rate £288 £390 £454
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.28% -14.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £368 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £448 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.00 £46.25 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+14.59% +37.03%
Perl
Gloucestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
71 41 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 66.98% 41.84% 58.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 27 58
Median daily rate £350 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 3
Median hourly rate £44.25 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.11% +3.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Perl.

1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Ant
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) Big Data
4 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (37.50%) Hudson
4 3 (37.50%) High Availability
4 3 (37.50%) MapReduce
4 3 (37.50%) JMS
4 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) UML
4 3 (37.50%) EJB

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
1 1 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
1 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Ant
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (37.50%) Hudson
3 2 (25.00%) Gradle
3 2 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (12.50%) ClearCase
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) JUnit
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Electronics
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) DBA
3 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Hadoop Developer
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Hadoop Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) EJB
1 3 (37.50%) Java EE
1 3 (37.50%) JMS
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) High Availability
3 3 (37.50%) MapReduce
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Database Optimisation
5 1 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) Lua
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) HP