The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 7 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Perl 13 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 19.40% 1.16% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.00% 2.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £438 - -
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 £38.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
Perl
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 37 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 37.31% 43.02% 45.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 12
Median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Perl
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Perl.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) Java
3 10 (76.92%) Finance
4 8 (61.54%) Banking
5 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 7 (53.85%) Unix
5 7 (53.85%) Windows
6 6 (46.15%) Oracle
6 6 (46.15%) ObjectStore
6 6 (46.15%) EMC
6 6 (46.15%) Ruby
6 6 (46.15%) DevOps
7 5 (38.46%) UniData
7 5 (38.46%) SDLC
7 5 (38.46%) SunGard
8 4 (30.77%) Global One
8 4 (30.77%) C
9 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (23.08%) Migration
9 3 (23.08%) Control-M
10 2 (15.38%) QA
10 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
11 1 (7.69%) Selenium
11 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
11 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
11 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Global One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) ObjectStore
2 5 (38.46%) UniData
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
1 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Lead DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Development Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Development Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Development Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Support
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Unix
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) DevOps
2 5 (38.46%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Ruby
4 4 (30.77%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Control-M
2 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) EMC
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) SunGard