The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 62 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.16% 2.79% 2.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 4.90% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 6
Median daily rate £750 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.36% +8.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £43.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +33.84%
Perl
Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
305 347 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 47.73% 56.98% 50.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 285 204
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £24.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.26% +22.50%
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 South Wales

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Perl
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport - 1 £750 -
Perl
Wales

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Perl.

1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (50.00%) DataStage
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Teradata
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) CEH

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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%) Apache Pig
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) DataStage
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) OLAP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (50.00%) Pentaho
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CEH
1 1 (50.00%) CHECK Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CREST Certified
1 1 (50.00%) OSCP
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (50.00%) Actian
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) ParAccel
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) Teradata