The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk 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
East of England / Suffolk
Rank - 20 34
Contract jobs citing Perl 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - 1.33% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.13% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £200
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 Suffolk region.

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
96 64 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 40.68% 42.67% 44.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 37 70
Median daily rate £350 £395 £402
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% -1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.10 - -
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 Suffolk

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Perl
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Perl.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation