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 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 30 51 61
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +10
Contract jobs citing Perl 20 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.98% 2.63% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.26% 6.02% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 3
Median daily rate £438 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £350 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £396 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
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
195 266 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 38.84% 43.75% 37.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 193 175
Median daily rate £400 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.15 £20.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.69% -14.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 28 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 28 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 +8 12 £438 +25.00% 1
Perl
Wales

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 62 (82.67%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (73.33%) Java
3 53 (70.67%) Unix
4 50 (66.67%) OO
5 48 (64.00%) jQuery
6 47 (62.67%) Software Engineering
7 44 (58.67%) TDD
8 42 (56.00%) JavaScript
9 40 (53.33%) Selenium
9 40 (53.33%) Cucumber
10 39 (52.00%) Web Development
11 37 (49.33%) CSS
12 28 (37.33%) Legal
13 17 (22.67%) Security Cleared
14 14 (18.67%) MongoDB
14 14 (18.67%) SQL
15 13 (17.33%) XML
15 13 (17.33%) Kafka
15 13 (17.33%) Ansible
16 12 (16.00%) Mojolicious
17 11 (14.67%) NoSQL
17 11 (14.67%) Amazon EC2
17 11 (14.67%) Amazon AWS
17 11 (14.67%) HTML
17 11 (14.67%) Disclosure Scotland
17 11 (14.67%) DevOps
17 11 (14.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 10 (13.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 10 (13.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 10 (13.33%) Fluentd

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 (13.33%) Apache
2 3 (4.00%) IIS
2 3 (4.00%) Jetty
2 3 (4.00%) nginx
2 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.67%) MS Office
1 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.67%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (14.67%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (14.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 10 (13.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 10 (13.33%) Amazon ELB
2 10 (13.33%) Amazon S3
2 10 (13.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (10.67%) Route 53
4 5 (6.67%) Google App Engine
4 5 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.67%) DHCP
2 5 (6.67%) DNS
2 5 (6.67%) Firewall
2 5 (6.67%) HTTP
2 5 (6.67%) SSL
3 4 (5.33%) Wireless
3 4 (5.33%) Wireless Security
4 3 (4.00%) FTP
4 3 (4.00%) IPsec
5 2 (2.67%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.67%) SSH
5 2 (2.67%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.67%) MongoDB
2 11 (14.67%) NoSQL
3 10 (13.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 10 (13.33%) MySQL
4 5 (6.67%) Redis
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 40 (53.33%) Cucumber
1 40 (53.33%) Selenium
2 7 (9.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.33%) Concordion
4 3 (4.00%) Travis CI
5 2 (2.67%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.67%) IntelliJ
5 2 (2.67%) JUnit
5 2 (2.67%) Maven
5 2 (2.67%) Subversion
General
1 28 (37.33%) Legal
2 5 (6.67%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (77.33%) Developer
2 30 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 27 (36.00%) Perl Developer
4 15 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (16.00%) Website Developer
6 9 (12.00%) Unix Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Perl Web Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Agile Developer
8 5 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) AWS DevOps
10 3 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Cloud Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Java Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Java Web Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) Penetration Tester
10 3 (4.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
10 3 (4.00%) Senior Tester
10 3 (4.00%) Tester
11 2 (2.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (64.00%) jQuery
2 37 (49.33%) CSS
3 13 (17.33%) Kafka
3 13 (17.33%) XML
4 12 (16.00%) Mojolicious
5 11 (14.67%) HTML
6 9 (12.00%) RESTful
7 7 (9.33%) Ajax
7 7 (9.33%) XHTML
8 5 (6.67%) .NET
8 5 (6.67%) LAMP
9 4 (5.33%) Middleware
10 3 (4.00%) J2EE
10 3 (4.00%) LEMP Stack
10 3 (4.00%) REST
10 3 (4.00%) Servlets
10 3 (4.00%) Web Services
11 2 (2.67%) Java EE
11 2 (2.67%) SAML
12 1 (1.33%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
1 4 (5.33%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (2.67%) PKI
3 1 (1.33%) CESG
3 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (70.67%) Unix
2 9 (12.00%) Linux
3 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (82.67%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (66.67%) OO
3 47 (62.67%) Software Engineering
4 44 (58.67%) TDD
5 39 (52.00%) Web Development
6 11 (14.67%) DevOps
7 8 (10.67%) Migration
8 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.67%) OOP
8 5 (6.67%) Open Source
8 5 (6.67%) Scrum
9 4 (5.33%) Automated Testing
9 4 (5.33%) Information Security
9 4 (5.33%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (4.00%) Content Development
10 3 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.00%) CRM
10 3 (4.00%) Workflow
11 2 (2.67%) ITIL
11 2 (2.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 55 (73.33%) Java
2 42 (56.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.67%) SQL
4 6 (8.00%) Go
4 6 (8.00%) PHP
4 6 (8.00%) Python
4 6 (8.00%) Scala
5 5 (6.67%) ANSI SQL
6 4 (5.33%) C
6 4 (5.33%) C++
6 4 (5.33%) Ruby
7 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (22.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.33%) CEH
4 4 (5.33%) CISA
4 4 (5.33%) CISSP
4 4 (5.33%) CREST Certified
4 4 (5.33%) OSCP
5 3 (4.00%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (13.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 7 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (17.33%) Ansible
2 10 (13.33%) Fluentd
2 10 (13.33%) Terraform
3 8 (10.67%) Marathon
3 8 (10.67%) Mesos
4 7 (9.33%) Piwik
5 5 (6.67%) Puppet
6 2 (2.67%) yum
Vendors
1 7 (9.33%) VMware
2 5 (6.67%) Google
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.67%) Cisco
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle
4 2 (2.67%) Red Hat