The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank - - 15
Contract jobs citing Perl 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - 5.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £375
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 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
Perl
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
77 67 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 50.99% 39.18% 40.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 57 31
Median daily rate £400 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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 Chester

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Chester