The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
South West / Somerset
Rank 36 41 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.40% 0.94% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 2.11% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £475 £425 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +51.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%

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

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
123 142 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 49.40% 44.65% 51.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 91 108
Median daily rate £330 £375 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +14.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £472 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 19 11
Median hourly rate £41.50 £44.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.68% +15.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £42.50 £36.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Perl.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) VeriFone
2 1 (50.00%) Fredhopper
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) WorldPay
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) EJB

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Fredhopper
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Informix
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) EJB
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) WSDL
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) ATG
1 1 (50.00%) BEA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) VeriFone
1 1 (50.00%) WorldPay