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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
North West / Cheshire
Rank 36 59 64
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +5
Contract jobs citing Perl 13 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.61% 1.46% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.51% 4.08% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
Median daily rate £450 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%

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
173 319 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.74% 35.88% 32.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 225 149
Median daily rate £375 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% +9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Median hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -64.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £13.00 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.20 £38.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 January 2017. 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 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
Macclesfield - 5 £600 -
Warrington - 3 - - 1
Knutsford +10 1 £338 -
Chester - 1 £450 -
Perl
North West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 13 (86.67%) Python
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (46.67%) Java
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle
5 7 (46.67%) JSON
5 7 (46.67%) Amazon S3
6 6 (40.00%) High Availability
6 6 (40.00%) Puppet
6 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (40.00%) Amazon EMR
6 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (40.00%) AWS Certification
6 6 (40.00%) boto
6 6 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (40.00%) DevOps
6 6 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (40.00%) YAML
6 6 (40.00%) Scrum
6 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
6 6 (40.00%) Unix
7 5 (33.33%) Kerberos
7 5 (33.33%) Middleware
7 5 (33.33%) Kubernetes

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 4 (26.67%) Apache
1 4 (26.67%) JBoss
1 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 3 (20.00%) IIS
2 3 (20.00%) nginx
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle 10gAS
2 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Pig
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Spark
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (6.67%) Confluence
4 1 (6.67%) GlassFish
4 1 (6.67%) SAS
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (46.67%) Amazon S3
3 6 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (40.00%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (26.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (26.67%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (26.67%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (26.67%) AWS CloudTrail
5 4 (26.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (13.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Kerberos
2 4 (26.67%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) LDAP
3 3 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon Redshift
2 3 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 3 (20.00%) Big Data
2 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (13.33%) DataStage
3 2 (13.33%) HBase
3 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (13.33%) OLAP
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (13.33%) Pentaho
3 2 (13.33%) QlikView
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.67%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Middleware Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Data Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Middleware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Java Middleware Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) JSON
3 6 (40.00%) boto
3 6 (40.00%) YAML
4 5 (33.33%) Middleware
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) Ajax
6 2 (13.33%) jQuery
6 2 (13.33%) REST
6 2 (13.33%) XML
7 1 (6.67%) CSS
7 1 (6.67%) EJB
7 1 (6.67%) J2EE
7 1 (6.67%) JMS
7 1 (6.67%) JSP
7 1 (6.67%) Servlets
7 1 (6.67%) SOAP
7 1 (6.67%) Struts
7 1 (6.67%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) DataPower
3 1 (6.67%) Derivative
3 1 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (40.00%) DevOps
2 6 (40.00%) High Availability
2 6 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (20.00%) ETL
4 3 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) MapReduce
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Predictive Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) SOA
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Python
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (13.33%) C
5 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.67%) Go
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (26.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (40.00%) Puppet
2 5 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 4 (26.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Informatica
2 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 3 (20.00%) Sybase
3 2 (13.33%) Ab Initio
3 2 (13.33%) Actian
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (13.33%) ParAccel
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) Teradata
4 1 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) Hyperion
4 1 (6.67%) Kony
4 1 (6.67%) Yahoo!