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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
Wales / South Wales
Rank - 26 48
Contract jobs citing Perl 0 38 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 7.35% 1.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 17.04% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 32 3
Median daily rate - £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%

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
200 223 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 43.38% 43.13% 50.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 177 182
Median daily rate £418 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.01% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 7
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.65% +8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £21.61 £15.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.25 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 21 January 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (100.00%) DataStage
1 1 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (100.00%) Teradata
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Pentaho
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive

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 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) DataStage
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) HBase
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Pentaho
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (100.00%) Actian
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ParAccel
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Teradata