The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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 36 42 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.43% 1.80% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.43% 4.17% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Median daily rate - £295 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.23%
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
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
70 144 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 29.79% 43.11% 36.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 111 93
Median daily rate £375 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

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 Southampton region with a requirement for Perl.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) GPFS
4 1 (25.00%) HACMP
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) AIX

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) HPUX
4 1 (25.00%) NetWare
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Korn
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Compaq
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas
2 1 (25.00%) VMware