The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 33 37 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs citing Perl 14 12 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.89% 2.66% 5.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.65% 5.36% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 26
Median daily rate £500 £419 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -12.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £363 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £481 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
183 224 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 50.83% 49.67% 48.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 107 158
Median daily rate £425 £415 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 15
Median hourly rate £33.75 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +3.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £53.43 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Cheltenham +8 1 - - 2
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 30 (78.95%) Security Cleared
2 27 (71.05%) DV Cleared
3 25 (65.79%) Oracle
4 23 (60.53%) Java
4 23 (60.53%) Python
5 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (55.26%) C
7 19 (50.00%) Bash Shell
8 18 (47.37%) Linux
9 15 (39.47%) Hadoop
9 15 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (39.47%) Scrum
9 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
10 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
10 13 (34.21%) Windows
11 12 (31.58%) Software Testing
12 11 (28.95%) Defect Tracking
12 11 (28.95%) Oracle Database
12 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
12 11 (28.95%) Validation
13 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
13 10 (26.32%) Manual Testing
13 10 (26.32%) System Testing
13 10 (26.32%) Performance Testing
13 10 (26.32%) Selenium
13 10 (26.32%) Risk Analysis
13 10 (26.32%) Integration Testing
13 10 (26.32%) Waterfall
13 10 (26.32%) Cucumber
13 10 (26.32%) V-Model

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (7.89%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) Alfresco
2 2 (5.26%) Apache Solr
2 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.63%) Confluence
3 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Intranet
1 2 (5.26%) LDAP
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) VoIP
2 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) Hadoop
2 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
3 11 (28.95%) Oracle Database
4 5 (13.16%) Big Data
5 4 (10.53%) MySQL
6 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
6 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
6 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.63%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Cucumber
1 10 (26.32%) Selenium
2 5 (13.16%) Ant
2 5 (13.16%) LoadRunner
2 5 (13.16%) Rational Functional Tester
3 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.53%) JMeter
3 4 (10.53%) Zephyr
4 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.89%) Hudson
4 3 (7.89%) Maven
5 2 (5.26%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (5.26%) Gradle
6 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.63%) CMake
6 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.63%) JIRA
6 1 (2.63%) JUnit
6 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
1 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Electronics
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) Java Developer
3 12 (31.58%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 10 (26.32%) Integration Engineer
4 10 (26.32%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 10 (26.32%) Test Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Tester
5 4 (10.53%) Tester
6 3 (7.89%) Hadoop Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) Automation Tester
7 2 (5.26%) DBA
7 2 (5.26%) Java Hadoop Developer
7 2 (5.26%) LoadRunner Tester
7 2 (5.26%) MySQL DBA
8 1 (2.63%) HTML Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Java Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) HTML
1 4 (10.53%) XML
2 3 (7.89%) EJB
2 3 (7.89%) Java EE
2 3 (7.89%) JMS
2 3 (7.89%) Web Services
3 2 (5.26%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) CSS
3 2 (5.26%) JDBC
3 2 (5.26%) jQuery
3 2 (5.26%) JSON
3 2 (5.26%) Spring
3 2 (5.26%) Spring MVC
3 2 (5.26%) XSLT
4 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Linux
2 13 (34.21%) Windows
3 9 (23.68%) Unix
4 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (39.47%) Scrum
3 12 (31.58%) Software Testing
4 11 (28.95%) Defect Tracking
4 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
4 11 (28.95%) Validation
5 10 (26.32%) Automation Testing
5 10 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (26.32%) DevOps
5 10 (26.32%) Integration Testing
5 10 (26.32%) Manual Testing
5 10 (26.32%) Performance Testing
5 10 (26.32%) Risk Analysis
5 10 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (26.32%) SDLC
5 10 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
5 10 (26.32%) System Testing
5 10 (26.32%) Test Automation
5 10 (26.32%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) Java
1 23 (60.53%) Python
2 21 (55.26%) C
3 19 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
5 8 (21.05%) Ruby
6 6 (15.79%) C++
7 3 (7.89%) PHP
8 2 (5.26%) C#
8 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.26%) SQL
8 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.63%) Lua
9 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (78.95%) Security Cleared
2 27 (71.05%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) ISEB
4 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (65.79%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) HP
3 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.26%) SAP