The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank - 28 -
Contract jobs citing Perl 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - 0.97% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £263 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+20.54% -8.75%
Perl
Merseyside

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

Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
72 54 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 31.03% 26.09% 34.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 32 21
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) Python
2 7 (77.78%) E-Commerce
2 7 (77.78%) Data Management
2 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (77.78%) Open Source
2 7 (77.78%) Bash Shell
2 7 (77.78%) iPad
2 7 (77.78%) Puppet
2 7 (77.78%) NoSQL
2 7 (77.78%) Splunk
2 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 7 (77.78%) Ansible
2 7 (77.78%) DevOps
2 7 (77.78%) Patch Management
2 7 (77.78%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (66.67%) ELK Stack
3 6 (66.67%) Grunt
3 6 (66.67%) Gerrit
3 6 (66.67%) Banking
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) gulp
5 3 (33.33%) React
5 3 (33.33%) Node.js
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) Web Operations
6 2 (22.22%) Unix
7 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
7 1 (11.11%) MS Excel

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) CICS
2 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
2 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
1 1 (11.11%) SSH
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
1 7 (77.78%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (66.67%) Gerrit
2 6 (66.67%) Grunt
3 4 (44.44%) gulp
4 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 1 (11.11%) Gradle
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps Specialist
1 3 (33.33%) UI Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Web Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Informix Developer
2 1 (11.11%) RACF Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) ELK Stack
2 3 (33.33%) React
3 1 (11.11%) Browserify
3 1 (11.11%) ISPF
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Data Management
1 7 (77.78%) DevOps
1 7 (77.78%) E-Commerce
1 7 (77.78%) Open Source
1 7 (77.78%) Patch Management
2 3 (33.33%) Web Operations
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) People Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Bash Shell
2 7 (77.78%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) CLIST
4 1 (11.11%) JCL
4 1 (11.11%) REXX
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) Uniface
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 1 (11.11%) RACF
1 1 (11.11%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Ansible
1 7 (77.78%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) zSecure
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Splunk
2 1 (11.11%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Sybase