The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank - 55 51
Contract jobs citing Perl 0 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.93% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.96% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Median daily rate - £275 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £371
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £46.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +3.44%
Perl
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
182 203 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 38.08% 31.33% 34.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 118 96
Median daily rate £313 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.54% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 16 25
Median hourly rate £33.50 £40.60 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.48% +1.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £37.45 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for Perl.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (50.00%) Travis CI
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Jetty
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Google App Engine
1 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Fedora
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware