The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 39 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.34% 0.33% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 0.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £425 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+15.06% -8.75%
Perl
South West

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
118 131 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 40.55% 43.67% 48.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 84 71
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £303 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 9 9
Average hourly rate £43.75 £36.40 £31.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.19% +14.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £35.00 £25.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £49.50 £34.19
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Data Management
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 7 (87.50%) Bash Shell
2 7 (87.50%) iPad
2 7 (87.50%) Puppet
2 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
2 7 (87.50%) Splunk
2 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (87.50%) Ansible
2 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Patch Management
2 7 (87.50%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (75.00%) ELK Stack
3 6 (75.00%) Grunt
3 6 (75.00%) Gerrit
3 6 (75.00%) Banking
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) gulp
5 3 (37.50%) React
5 3 (37.50%) Web Operations
5 3 (37.50%) Node.js
6 1 (12.50%) GitHub
6 1 (12.50%) Gradle
6 1 (12.50%) Docker

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (37.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) Informix
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
1 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
1 7 (87.50%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (75.00%) Gerrit
2 6 (75.00%) Grunt
3 4 (50.00%) gulp
4 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (12.50%) Gradle
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) UI Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Web Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) ELK Stack
2 3 (37.50%) React
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) Browserify
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) EJB
3 1 (12.50%) Flash
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) JMS
3 1 (12.50%) JSP
3 1 (12.50%) WSDL
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Data Management
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
1 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
1 7 (87.50%) Open Source
1 7 (87.50%) Patch Management
2 3 (37.50%) Web Operations
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) DSDM
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Bash Shell
1 7 (87.50%) Python
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Java
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Ansible
1 7 (87.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Splunk
2 1 (12.50%) BEA
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase
2 1 (12.50%) VeriFone
2 1 (12.50%) WorldPay