The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Perl 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
Perl
England

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

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 51 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 14.29% 32.08% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 17
Median daily rate £450 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £276 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Perl.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Groovy
2 1 (50.00%) Pega
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Groovy
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) BEA
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Pega
1 1 (50.00%) webMethods