The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 26 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 0.73% 3.88% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.50% 17.24% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £424 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £52.75 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Perl
Derbyshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
40 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 29.20% 22.48% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 6
Average daily rate £325 £310 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £223 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £424 £312
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Average hourly rate £10.00 £52.50 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.95% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Derby

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

Perl
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby