The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Perl Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl Developer
UK
Rank 562 587 569
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Perl Developer 35 42 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.081% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.085% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 34
Median daily rate £438 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £342 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £442 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+16.88% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42416 49363 49659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 95.02% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 27693 31769 30532
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1656 1924
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Perl Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Perl Developer in the job title.

Perl Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Perl Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Perl Developer within the UK.

Perl Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Perl Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Perl Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Perl Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Perl Developer within the UK.

Perl Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Perl Developer
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +46 34 £438 -2.77% 13
London +40 33 £438 -2.77% 11
Canary Wharf -1 3 - -
City of London - 3 £418 - 3
Hayes - 2 £388 -
South East +17 1 £450 - 2
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £450 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £450 -
Belfast - 1 - -
County Antrim - 1 - -

Perl Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Perl Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Perl Developer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) Perl
2 34 (64.15%) Linux
3 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (33.96%) Catalyst
4 18 (33.96%) DBIx::Class
5 16 (30.19%) Moose
5 16 (30.19%) Relational Database
5 16 (30.19%) Java
6 15 (28.30%) SQL
6 15 (28.30%) Unix
6 15 (28.30%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (28.30%) CPAN
6 15 (28.30%) Plack
7 14 (26.42%) E-Commerce
7 14 (26.42%) MySQL
8 12 (22.64%) Finance
8 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
9 11 (20.75%) TDD
9 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
10 10 (18.87%) Oracle
10 10 (18.87%) Python
10 10 (18.87%) HTTP
10 10 (18.87%) High Availability
10 10 (18.87%) Jenkins
11 9 (16.98%) C
11 9 (16.98%) C++
12 8 (15.09%) OO
12 8 (15.09%) RDBMS
12 8 (15.09%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (15.09%) Mentoring

Perl Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.21%) OpenStack
2 6 (11.32%) Apache
3 5 (9.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) IaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) HTTP
2 3 (5.66%) DHCP
2 3 (5.66%) DNS
3 2 (3.77%) SSL
4 1 (1.89%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.89%) LDAP
4 1 (1.89%) SAN
4 1 (1.89%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) Relational Database
2 15 (28.30%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (26.42%) MySQL
4 8 (15.09%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.77%) OLTP
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.89%) DB2
6 1 (1.89%) Informix
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.87%) Jenkins
3 7 (13.21%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.89%) git-flow
4 1 (1.89%) PEAR
4 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 12 (22.64%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Billing
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) Catalyst
1 18 (33.96%) DBIx::Class
2 16 (30.19%) Moose
3 15 (28.30%) CPAN
3 15 (28.30%) Plack
4 7 (13.21%) ActiveMQ
4 7 (13.21%) Apache Flex
4 7 (13.21%) Dancer
4 7 (13.21%) HTML
4 7 (13.21%) jQuery
5 6 (11.32%) CGI
6 5 (9.43%) LAMP
7 3 (5.66%) CSS
7 3 (5.66%) Mason
8 2 (3.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (3.77%) Embperl
8 2 (3.77%) FastCGI
9 1 (1.89%) Mojolicious
9 1 (1.89%) Node.js
9 1 (1.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Derivative
2 5 (9.43%) Algorithms
2 5 (9.43%) Credit Derivative
2 5 (9.43%) Fixed Income
2 5 (9.43%) Market Risk
3 3 (5.66%) CMDB
4 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Exotic Derivative
5 1 (1.89%) Fintech
5 1 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.89%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 34 (64.15%) Linux
2 15 (28.30%) Unix
3 6 (11.32%) Solaris
4 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.77%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.42%) E-Commerce
3 11 (20.75%) TDD
4 10 (18.87%) High Availability
5 8 (15.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
5 8 (15.09%) OO
6 7 (13.21%) Kanban
6 7 (13.21%) Refactoring
6 7 (13.21%) Scrum
6 7 (13.21%) SOA
7 6 (11.32%) Migration
8 5 (9.43%) Financial Modelling
8 5 (9.43%) High-Frequency Trading
8 5 (9.43%) Low Latency
9 4 (7.55%) SDLC
9 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
9 4 (7.55%) Web Development
10 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Perl
2 16 (30.19%) Java
3 15 (28.30%) SQL
4 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
5 10 (18.87%) Python
6 9 (16.98%) C
6 9 (16.98%) C++
7 7 (13.21%) Ruby
7 7 (13.21%) Scala
8 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.66%) COBOL
8 3 (5.66%) Go
9 2 (3.77%) Korn
9 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.89%) C#
10 1 (1.89%) PHP
10 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) NFS
1 3 (5.66%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Ansible
1 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.66%) Puppet
2 1 (1.89%) PowerBroker
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Oracle
2 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) SaltStack
3 3 (5.66%) Sybase
4 2 (3.77%) Murex
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £435.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £375 - £440 per day + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 5 days ago