The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 26 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.55% 2.21% 3.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.89% 6.67% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
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 £47.50 £43.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +33.84%
Perl
South 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 Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53 60 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 29.12% 33.15% 36.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 32 38
Median daily rate £388 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £478 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 13
Median hourly rate - £41.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Poole - 1 - -
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Perl.

1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Nagios
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) IPsec
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Samba
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) NAS

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (25.00%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (25.00%) FTP
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) LESS
1 1 (25.00%) Regular Expression
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) Sass
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Samba
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) F5
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) VMware