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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.34% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £381 £353
% change year-on-year
+2.29% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
107 67 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 36.52% 35.08% 34.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 38 40
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Informix
2 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) CICS
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) REXX
2 1 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (50.00%) Uniface
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) RACF
2 1 (50.00%) JCL
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) ISPF
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
1 1 (50.00%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Informix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (50.00%) REXX
1 1 (50.00%) Uniface
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) JCL
1 1 (50.00%) CLIST
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) RACF
1 1 (50.00%) Time Sharing Option
1 1 (50.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) zSecure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) CA