The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 10 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Perl 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 5.77% 2.45% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 12.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £260 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £338 £361
% change year-on-year
+15.18% -6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

Programming Languages Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 28.85% 20.25% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 9
Average daily rate £325 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Perl
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) sed
2 1 (33.33%) AWK
2 1 (33.33%) Jython

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) sed
2 1 (33.33%) AWK
2 1 (33.33%) Jython
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle