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 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 38 33 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs citing Perl 19 23 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.35% 4.54% 7.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.95% 9.09% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 29
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £385 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £586 £487
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 £50.00 £46.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +42.30%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
239 253 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 54.69% 49.90% 47.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 127 154
Median daily rate £413 £420 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 9
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.10 £56.53 £41.00
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 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
Cheltenham +1 6 £288 -26.28% 1
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 8 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 30 (66.67%) Java
1 30 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 25 (55.56%) DV Cleared
3 24 (53.33%) Python
4 23 (51.11%) JavaScript
4 23 (51.11%) Oracle
4 23 (51.11%) Bash Shell
5 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (37.78%) Hadoop
6 17 (37.78%) Linux
7 15 (33.33%) C
7 15 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (28.89%) Unix
9 12 (26.67%) Scrum
10 11 (24.44%) Spring
10 11 (24.44%) Ruby
10 11 (24.44%) JSON
10 11 (24.44%) Tomcat
11 10 (22.22%) XML
11 10 (22.22%) MySQL
11 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database
12 9 (20.00%) DevOps
12 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 9 (20.00%) HTML
12 9 (20.00%) Windows
12 9 (20.00%) Apache
12 9 (20.00%) Configuration Management
13 8 (17.78%) Intranet
13 8 (17.78%) HP
13 8 (17.78%) Workflow

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 11 (24.44%) Tomcat
2 9 (20.00%) Apache
3 8 (17.78%) Alfresco
3 8 (17.78%) Apache Solr
4 3 (6.67%) JBoss
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.22%) Confluence
5 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) Intranet
2 4 (8.89%) LDAP
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.22%) VoIP
3 1 (2.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) Hadoop
2 10 (22.22%) MySQL
2 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.11%) Big Data
5 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.22%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 6 (13.33%) Hudson
2 6 (13.33%) Selenium
3 5 (11.11%) Ant
4 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.89%) JIRA
4 4 (8.89%) JMeter
4 4 (8.89%) LoadRunner
4 4 (8.89%) Rational Functional Tester
4 4 (8.89%) Zephyr
5 3 (6.67%) Eclipse
5 3 (6.67%) Maven
6 2 (4.44%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.44%) Gradle
7 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.22%) CMake
7 1 (2.22%) JUnit
7 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
1 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Electronics
2 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Developer
2 21 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 13 (28.89%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Test Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Integration Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Test Specialist
7 4 (8.89%) Technical Tester
7 4 (8.89%) Tester
8 3 (6.67%) Applications Support
8 3 (6.67%) Hadoop Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Administrator
9 2 (4.44%) Applications Specialist
9 2 (4.44%) Automation Tester
9 2 (4.44%) DBA
9 2 (4.44%) Java Web Developer
9 2 (4.44%) LoadRunner Tester
9 2 (4.44%) MySQL DBA
9 2 (4.44%) Web Applications Support
9 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) JSON
1 11 (24.44%) Spring
2 10 (22.22%) XML
3 9 (20.00%) HTML
4 7 (15.56%) Java EE
4 7 (15.56%) jQuery
5 4 (8.89%) JDBC
5 4 (8.89%) Spring MVC
6 3 (6.67%) EJB
6 3 (6.67%) Hibernate
6 3 (6.67%) JMS
6 3 (6.67%) Node.js
6 3 (6.67%) Web Services
7 2 (4.44%) .NET
7 2 (4.44%) CSS
7 2 (4.44%) XSLT
8 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Clustering
2 2 (4.44%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Linux
2 13 (28.89%) Unix
3 9 (20.00%) Windows
4 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.44%) CentOS
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (26.67%) Scrum
4 9 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (20.00%) DevOps
5 8 (17.78%) Workflow
6 7 (15.56%) Defect Tracking
6 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
6 7 (15.56%) Software Testing
6 7 (15.56%) Validation
7 6 (13.33%) Automation Testing
7 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (13.33%) Integration Testing
7 6 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (13.33%) SDLC
7 6 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (13.33%) TDD
7 6 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 6 (13.33%) V-Model
7 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) Java
2 24 (53.33%) Python
3 23 (51.11%) Bash Shell
3 23 (51.11%) JavaScript
4 15 (33.33%) C
5 11 (24.44%) Ruby
6 8 (17.78%) C++
7 5 (11.11%) C#
7 5 (11.11%) SQL
8 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
9 3 (6.67%) PHP
10 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
10 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
11 1 (2.22%) Lua
Qualifications
1 30 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 25 (55.56%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (51.11%) Oracle
2 8 (17.78%) HP
3 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.44%) SAP