The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 24 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.69% - 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% - 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+20.54% -8.75%
Perl
East of England

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
50 73 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 34.48% 39.46% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 54 48
Average daily rate £363 £384 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.53% +2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - 1 - -
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Data Mining
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Visualisation
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Hive
2 5 (83.33%) Data Visualisation
2 5 (83.33%) Big Data
2 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (83.33%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (83.33%) Kibana
2 5 (83.33%) Check_MK
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Spark
2 5 (83.33%) Spark Streaming
3 4 (66.67%) User Stories
3 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (66.67%) Information Management
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Client/Server
4 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
6 1 (16.67%) PHP
6 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
6 1 (16.67%) Mentoring

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) Apache Spark
1 5 (83.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Apache Hive
1 5 (83.33%) Big Data
1 5 (83.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Big Data Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Visualisation
2 4 (66.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (83.33%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (66.67%) Information Management
2 4 (66.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Check_MK
1 5 (83.33%) Kibana