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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 23 40 57
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +17
Contract jobs citing Perl 31 28 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.35% 4.71% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.62% 9.79% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 5
Median daily rate £400 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £400 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £365 £373
% change year-on-year
+7.53% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £38.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.65% +2.00%
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
212 286 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 43.44% 48.15% 36.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 216 161
Median daily rate £390 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
Median hourly rate £14.25 £17.50 £20.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.59 £16.34 £14.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £17.50 £28.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 July 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
Cardiff +4 20 £383 +4.79% 2
Newport +15 1 £400 +23.07% 1
Perl
Wales

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 75 (84.27%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (77.53%) Java
3 66 (74.16%) Unix
4 62 (69.66%) OO
5 60 (67.42%) jQuery
6 59 (66.29%) Software Engineering
7 57 (64.04%) TDD
8 53 (59.55%) Selenium
8 53 (59.55%) Cucumber
9 43 (48.31%) JavaScript
10 39 (43.82%) Legal
10 39 (43.82%) Web Development
11 38 (42.70%) CSS
12 27 (30.34%) SQL
12 27 (30.34%) MongoDB
13 25 (28.09%) Kafka
13 25 (28.09%) Mojolicious
14 24 (26.97%) NoSQL
15 21 (23.60%) RESTful
16 20 (22.47%) Security Cleared
17 19 (21.35%) Scala
18 18 (20.22%) Go
19 17 (19.10%) Redis
20 14 (15.73%) XML
20 14 (15.73%) HTML
21 13 (14.61%) Linux
21 13 (14.61%) Ansible
21 13 (14.61%) DevOps
21 13 (14.61%) Disclosure Scotland
22 11 (12.36%) Amazon EC2

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 10 (11.24%) Apache
2 8 (8.99%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.37%) IIS
3 3 (3.37%) Jetty
3 3 (3.37%) nginx
3 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.37%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.12%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.25%) MS Office
1 2 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.36%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (12.36%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (12.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 10 (11.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 10 (11.24%) Amazon ELB
2 10 (11.24%) Amazon S3
2 10 (11.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (8.99%) Route 53
4 5 (5.62%) Google App Engine
4 5 (5.62%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.87%) HTTP
1 7 (7.87%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.62%) DHCP
2 5 (5.62%) DNS
2 5 (5.62%) Firewall
2 5 (5.62%) SSL
3 4 (4.49%) Wireless
3 4 (4.49%) Wireless Security
4 3 (3.37%) FTP
4 3 (3.37%) IPsec
5 2 (2.25%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.25%) SSH
5 2 (2.25%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.34%) MongoDB
2 24 (26.97%) NoSQL
3 17 (19.10%) Redis
4 10 (11.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (11.24%) MySQL
5 2 (2.25%) Neo4j
5 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 53 (59.55%) Cucumber
1 53 (59.55%) Selenium
2 7 (7.87%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.49%) Concordion
4 3 (3.37%) Travis CI
5 2 (2.25%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.25%) IntelliJ
5 2 (2.25%) JUnit
5 2 (2.25%) Maven
5 2 (2.25%) Subversion
General
1 39 (43.82%) Legal
2 5 (5.62%) Finance
3 3 (3.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 71 (79.78%) Developer
2 30 (33.71%) Web Developer
3 29 (32.58%) Perl Developer
4 15 (16.85%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (13.48%) Website Developer
6 10 (11.24%) Java Developer
7 9 (10.11%) Unix Developer
8 7 (7.87%) Perl Web Developer
9 6 (6.74%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (5.62%) Agile Developer
11 4 (4.49%) AWS DevOps
12 3 (3.37%) Agile Java Developer
12 3 (3.37%) Cloud Developer
12 3 (3.37%) Java Web Developer
12 3 (3.37%) Operations Engineer
12 3 (3.37%) Penetration Tester
12 3 (3.37%) Senior Penetration Tester
12 3 (3.37%) Senior Tester
12 3 (3.37%) Tester
13 2 (2.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (67.42%) jQuery
2 38 (42.70%) CSS
3 25 (28.09%) Kafka
3 25 (28.09%) Mojolicious
4 21 (23.60%) RESTful
5 14 (15.73%) HTML
5 14 (15.73%) XML
6 8 (8.99%) Ajax
6 8 (8.99%) OAuth2
6 8 (8.99%) XHTML
7 5 (5.62%) .NET
7 5 (5.62%) LAMP
7 5 (5.62%) REST
8 4 (4.49%) Middleware
9 3 (3.37%) J2EE
9 3 (3.37%) LEMP Stack
9 3 (3.37%) Servlets
9 3 (3.37%) Web Services
10 2 (2.25%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.25%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.49%) Mobile App
1 4 (4.49%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.25%) Cryptography
2 2 (2.25%) PKI
3 1 (1.12%) CESG
3 1 (1.12%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 66 (74.16%) Unix
2 13 (14.61%) Linux
3 3 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (84.27%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (69.66%) OO
3 59 (66.29%) Software Engineering
4 57 (64.04%) TDD
5 39 (43.82%) Web Development
6 13 (14.61%) DevOps
7 8 (8.99%) Migration
8 7 (7.87%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.62%) OOP
9 5 (5.62%) Open Source
9 5 (5.62%) Scrum
10 4 (4.49%) Automated Testing
10 4 (4.49%) Information Security
10 4 (4.49%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (3.37%) Content Development
11 3 (3.37%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.37%) CRM
11 3 (3.37%) Workflow
12 2 (2.25%) Responsive Web Design
12 2 (2.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 69 (77.53%) Java
2 43 (48.31%) JavaScript
3 27 (30.34%) SQL
4 19 (21.35%) Scala
5 18 (20.22%) Go
6 6 (6.74%) PHP
6 6 (6.74%) Python
7 5 (5.62%) ANSI SQL
8 4 (4.49%) C
8 4 (4.49%) C++
8 4 (4.49%) Ruby
9 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (22.47%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.99%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (6.74%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.49%) CEH
4 4 (4.49%) CISA
4 4 (4.49%) CISSP
4 4 (4.49%) CREST Certified
4 4 (4.49%) OSCP
5 3 (3.37%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.61%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (11.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 7 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.62%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (14.61%) Ansible
2 10 (11.24%) Fluentd
2 10 (11.24%) Terraform
3 8 (8.99%) Marathon
3 8 (8.99%) Mesos
4 7 (7.87%) Piwik
5 6 (6.74%) Puppet
6 2 (2.25%) yum
7 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (8.99%) VMware
2 5 (5.62%) Google
3 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.37%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.25%) Cisco
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle