The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank - - 9
Contract jobs citing Perl 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - - 3.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £338 £369
% change year-on-year
+15.92% -8.47%
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%
Perl
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 37.93% 24.24% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 3
Average daily rate £330 £313 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% +9.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £160 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £378 £297
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £23.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.56%
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 Solihull

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Perl
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) VBA
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Database Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) VBA
3 3 (60.00%) SQL