The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 53 74 67
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Contract jobs citing Perl 7 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.16% 0.32% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.74% 1.05% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £425 £613 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.61% +49.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £43.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +33.84%
Perl
Buckinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
187 287 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 31.01% 30.76% 23.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 137 115
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.85% -53.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Perl.

1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) Java EE
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (50.00%) MapReduce
4 4 (50.00%) Big Data
4 4 (50.00%) Gradle
4 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (50.00%) Open Source
4 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (50.00%) Hudson
4 4 (50.00%) High Availability
4 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) Ant
4 4 (50.00%) EJB

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
1 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) Ant
2 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (50.00%) Gradle
2 4 (50.00%) Hudson
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Military
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C++ Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Linux Developer
4 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Unix Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Developer
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Senior C++ Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Senior MySQL Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Senior SQL Developer
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
6 1 (12.50%) C Developer
6 1 (12.50%) C/C++ Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Principal Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) EJB
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) Java EE
1 4 (50.00%) JMS
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) XML
1 4 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) High Availability
4 4 (50.00%) MapReduce
4 4 (50.00%) OO
4 4 (50.00%) OOD
4 4 (50.00%) Open Source
4 4 (50.00%) UML
5 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat