The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
South East / Kent
Rank 39 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.37% 3.22% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.03% 6.32% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 1
Median daily rate £401 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% -18.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%

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

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
97 190 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 35.53% 50.94% 47.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 160 73
Median daily rate £338 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 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 Kent region with a requirement for Perl.

1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) C
1 7 (87.50%) C++
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) ETL
2 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) COBOL
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
6 1 (12.50%) Xen
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
6 1 (12.50%) Ansible
6 1 (12.50%) DevOps
6 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (12.50%) Packer
6 1 (12.50%) Terraform
6 1 (12.50%) CentOS
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (12.50%) Puppet
6 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
6 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) C Developer
1 6 (75.00%) C/C++ Developer
1 6 (75.00%) C++ Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Perl Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) C Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) C/C++ Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Analyst Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ETL
2 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C
1 7 (87.50%) C++
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) COBOL
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Packer
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat