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 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 31 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Perl 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.28% 2.11% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.06% 6.85% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £396 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £381
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
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
98 73 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 41.88% 30.80% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 24 62
Median daily rate £350 £335 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -14.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 8
Median hourly rate £17.50 £41.24 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.56% +146.65%
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 30 August 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
Bournemouth -7 3 £396 - 2
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Python
1 14 (100.00%) Unix
2 13 (92.86%) Red Hat
2 13 (92.86%) ITIL
2 13 (92.86%) Nagios
2 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 13 (92.86%) F5
2 13 (92.86%) Puppet
3 7 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (50.00%) Network Security
3 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (50.00%) NAS
3 7 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 7 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (50.00%) IPsec
3 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (50.00%) Samba
3 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 7 (50.00%) BCP
3 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 7 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) J2EE
3 7 (50.00%) MQSeries
3 7 (50.00%) LDAP
3 7 (50.00%) FTP
3 7 (50.00%) HTTP

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 7 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) FTP
2 7 (50.00%) HTTP
2 7 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 7 (50.00%) IPsec
2 7 (50.00%) LDAP
2 7 (50.00%) NAS
2 7 (50.00%) Network Security
2 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (50.00%) VPN
3 6 (42.86%) BIG-IP
3 6 (42.86%) tcpdump
3 6 (42.86%) Wireshark
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Unix Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) Regular Expression
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (42.86%) iPad
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (42.86%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) BCP
2 7 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 7 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Management
4 4 (28.57%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
5 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Samba
1 7 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (92.86%) Nagios
1 13 (92.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) F5
1 13 (92.86%) Red Hat
2 7 (50.00%) NetApp
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) Splunk