The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 73 75 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Contract jobs citing Perl 2 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.25% 0.35% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 1.26% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Median daily rate £538 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £508 - £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 - £385
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 £36.00 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +10.34%
Perl
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
285 318 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 35.54% 27.46% 33.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 235 139
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 11
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +12.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.80 £17.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £37.50 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 2 £538 -
Perl
North West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (50.00%) Actian
3 2 (50.00%) Pentaho
3 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (50.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (50.00%) HBase
3 2 (50.00%) ParAccel
3 2 (50.00%) Big Data
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Pig
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (50.00%) Ab Initio
3 2 (50.00%) Teradata
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (50.00%) QlikView
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) Data Integration

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (50.00%) Apache Pig
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
1 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (50.00%) DataStage
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) HBase
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) OLAP
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (50.00%) Pentaho
1 2 (50.00%) QlikView
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) MapReduce
1 2 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Bourne shell
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas File System
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Legato
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Ab Initio
1 2 (50.00%) Actian
1 2 (50.00%) Informatica
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) ParAccel
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) Sybase
1 2 (50.00%) Teradata
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Sun
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas