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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 50 56 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.20% 2.02% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.53% 4.47% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 4
Median daily rate £600 £350 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -9.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
190 291 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 37.33% 45.19% 37.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 206 165
Median daily rate £400 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £16.00 £79.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+243.75% -79.81%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 38 (88.37%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (76.74%) Java
3 27 (62.79%) JavaScript
3 27 (62.79%) Web Development
4 26 (60.47%) jQuery
4 26 (60.47%) Unix
5 25 (58.14%) TDD
6 24 (55.81%) Selenium
6 24 (55.81%) Cucumber
7 23 (53.49%) Software Engineering
7 23 (53.49%) OO
7 23 (53.49%) CSS
8 17 (39.53%) Legal
9 13 (30.23%) Security Cleared
10 12 (27.91%) Ansible
11 11 (25.58%) Amazon EC2
11 11 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (25.58%) DevOps
11 11 (25.58%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 10 (23.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 10 (23.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 10 (23.26%) Fluentd
12 10 (23.26%) Terraform
12 10 (23.26%) Amazon S3
12 10 (23.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (23.26%) Amazon ELB
12 10 (23.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 9 (20.93%) Kafka
13 9 (20.93%) MySQL
13 9 (20.93%) Disclosure Scotland

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 4 (9.30%) Apache
2 3 (6.98%) IIS
2 3 (6.98%) Jetty
2 3 (6.98%) Mongrel
2 3 (6.98%) nginx
2 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
1 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (25.58%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (25.58%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 10 (23.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 10 (23.26%) Amazon ELB
2 10 (23.26%) Amazon S3
2 10 (23.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (18.60%) Route 53
4 5 (11.63%) Google App Engine
4 5 (11.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.63%) DHCP
2 5 (11.63%) DNS
2 5 (11.63%) HTTP
2 5 (11.63%) SSL
3 4 (9.30%) Firewall
3 4 (9.30%) Wireless
3 4 (9.30%) Wireless Security
4 3 (6.98%) FTP
4 3 (6.98%) IPsec
5 1 (2.33%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.33%) Network Security
5 1 (2.33%) SSH
5 1 (2.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 9 (20.93%) MySQL
3 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (55.81%) Cucumber
1 24 (55.81%) Selenium
2 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.98%) Travis CI
4 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.33%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.33%) JUnit
4 1 (2.33%) Maven
4 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 17 (39.53%) Legal
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) Web Developer
3 11 (25.58%) Perl Developer
4 10 (23.26%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Unix Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Perl Web Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Agile Developer
7 5 (11.63%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Website Developer
8 4 (9.30%) AWS DevOps
9 3 (6.98%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Cloud Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Java Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Java Web Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Penetration Tester
9 3 (6.98%) Senior Penetration Tester
9 3 (6.98%) Senior Tester
9 3 (6.98%) Tester
10 1 (2.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (60.47%) jQuery
2 23 (53.49%) CSS
3 9 (20.93%) Kafka
4 6 (13.95%) XML
5 5 (11.63%) .NET
5 5 (11.63%) Ajax
5 5 (11.63%) HTML
5 5 (11.63%) XHTML
6 4 (9.30%) LAMP
7 3 (6.98%) J2EE
7 3 (6.98%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (6.98%) Servlets
8 2 (4.65%) Mojolicious
8 2 (4.65%) RESTful
9 1 (2.33%) Java EE
9 1 (2.33%) OAuth2
9 1 (2.33%) SAML
9 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) CESG
2 1 (2.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (60.47%) Unix
2 8 (18.60%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (88.37%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (62.79%) Web Development
3 25 (58.14%) TDD
4 23 (53.49%) OO
4 23 (53.49%) Software Engineering
5 11 (25.58%) DevOps
6 8 (18.60%) Migration
7 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
7 5 (11.63%) Open Source
8 4 (9.30%) Information Security
8 4 (9.30%) OOP
8 4 (9.30%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.33%) Content Development
10 1 (2.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (2.33%) CRM
10 1 (2.33%) Front End Development
10 1 (2.33%) Project Planning
10 1 (2.33%) Software Delivery
10 1 (2.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) Java
2 27 (62.79%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.63%) PHP
3 5 (11.63%) Python
4 4 (9.30%) C
4 4 (9.30%) C++
4 4 (9.30%) Ruby
5 3 (6.98%) SQL
6 1 (2.33%) Go
6 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.28%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.30%) CEH
4 4 (9.30%) CISA
4 4 (9.30%) CISSP
4 4 (9.30%) CREST Certified
4 4 (9.30%) OSCP
5 3 (6.98%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (27.91%) Ansible
2 10 (23.26%) Fluentd
2 10 (23.26%) Terraform
3 8 (18.60%) Marathon
3 8 (18.60%) Mesos
4 7 (16.28%) Piwik
5 5 (11.63%) Puppet
6 1 (2.33%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) VMware
2 5 (11.63%) Google
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat