The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 11 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 3.13% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
Perl
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
St Albans
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 18.75% 54.55% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate £350 £450 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +75.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

Perl
Top 15 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the St Albans region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Teradata
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the St Albans region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Teradata