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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 35 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Perl 15 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.27% 3.25% 4.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.98% 6.49% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 20
Median daily rate £475 £450 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £363 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £481 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +7.38%

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
167 231 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.58% 50.00% 51.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 108 178
Median daily rate £425 £420 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 23 18
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.25 £27.50 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.20 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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 22 February 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 +7 1 - - 1
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 33 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 28 (71.79%) DV Cleared
3 27 (69.23%) Oracle
3 27 (69.23%) Python
4 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (56.41%) C
6 21 (53.85%) Java
7 20 (51.28%) Bash Shell
8 19 (48.72%) Linux
9 16 (41.03%) Scrum
9 16 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (38.46%) Software Testing
10 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
11 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
11 14 (35.90%) Windows
12 13 (33.33%) Hadoop
13 12 (30.77%) Software Engineering
13 12 (30.77%) Validation
13 12 (30.77%) Defect Tracking
14 11 (28.21%) System Integration Testing
14 11 (28.21%) SDLC
14 11 (28.21%) DevOps
14 11 (28.21%) Waterfall
14 11 (28.21%) Test Automation
14 11 (28.21%) Cucumber
14 11 (28.21%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (28.21%) Root Cause Analysis
14 11 (28.21%) Automation Testing
14 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
14 11 (28.21%) 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 4 (10.26%) Confluence
2 3 (7.69%) Apache Qpid
3 2 (5.13%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) Alfresco
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (5.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) VoIP
1 4 (10.26%) Wireshark
2 3 (7.69%) AMQP
3 1 (2.56%) Intranet
3 1 (2.56%) LDAP
3 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
2 13 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 9 (23.08%) Oracle Database
4 5 (12.82%) Big Data
5 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 3 (7.69%) MySQL
5 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.13%) dBASE
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.56%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Cucumber
1 11 (28.21%) Selenium
2 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
3 6 (15.38%) LoadRunner
3 6 (15.38%) Rational Functional Tester
4 5 (12.82%) Ant
5 4 (10.26%) Bitbucket
5 4 (10.26%) CMake
5 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
5 4 (10.26%) JIRA
6 3 (7.69%) Eclipse
6 3 (7.69%) GoogleTest
6 3 (7.69%) Hudson
6 3 (7.69%) JMeter
6 3 (7.69%) Maven
6 3 (7.69%) Zephyr
7 2 (5.13%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (5.13%) Gradle
8 1 (2.56%) JUnit
8 1 (2.56%) Valgrind
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
1 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.13%) Electronics
2 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Developer
2 13 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 11 (28.21%) Integration Engineer
3 11 (28.21%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 11 (28.21%) Test Engineer
4 10 (25.64%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Hadoop Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Lead Test Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Tester
5 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.13%) DBA
6 2 (5.13%) LoadRunner Tester
6 2 (5.13%) MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) HTML
2 5 (12.82%) CSS
3 3 (7.69%) EJB
3 3 (7.69%) Java EE
3 3 (7.69%) JMS
3 3 (7.69%) Web Services
3 3 (7.69%) XML
4 2 (5.13%) .NET
4 2 (5.13%) XSLT
5 1 (2.56%) JDBC
5 1 (2.56%) jQuery
5 1 (2.56%) JSON
5 1 (2.56%) Middleware
5 1 (2.56%) Spring
5 1 (2.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.56%) Clustering
1 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Linux
2 14 (35.90%) Windows
3 9 (23.08%) Unix
4 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (41.03%) Scrum
3 15 (38.46%) Software Testing
4 12 (30.77%) Defect Tracking
4 12 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 12 (30.77%) Validation
5 11 (28.21%) Automation Testing
5 11 (28.21%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (28.21%) DevOps
5 11 (28.21%) Integration Testing
5 11 (28.21%) Manual Testing
5 11 (28.21%) Performance Testing
5 11 (28.21%) Risk Analysis
5 11 (28.21%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (28.21%) SDLC
5 11 (28.21%) System Integration Testing
5 11 (28.21%) System Testing
5 11 (28.21%) V-Model
5 11 (28.21%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) Python
2 22 (56.41%) C
3 21 (53.85%) Java
4 20 (51.28%) Bash Shell
5 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 11 (28.21%) Ruby
7 7 (17.95%) C++
8 5 (12.82%) SQL
9 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
10 3 (7.69%) PHP
11 2 (5.13%) C#
11 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
11 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
12 1 (2.56%) Lua
Qualifications
1 33 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 28 (71.79%) DV Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) ISEB
4 3 (7.69%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (69.23%) Oracle
2 4 (10.26%) HP
2 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.69%) Google
4 2 (5.13%) SAP