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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl Developer
UK
Rank 571 594 556
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Perl Developer 24 24 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.048% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.051% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 44
Median daily rate £438 £375 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £345 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £430 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £388 £335
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +15.67%
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
42409 47285 47247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.77% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27591 30033 29769
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1731 1882
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

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 17 January 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 12 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 17 January 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 +22 23 £438 +25.00% 9
London +23 21 £438 +25.00% 4
City of London - 3 £418 -
Brighton - 1 £350 -
Manchester - 1 £375 -
East Sussex - 1 £350 -
North West - 1 £375 -
South East - 1 £350 - 3
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 - -
Southwark - 1 £425 -
County Antrim - 1 - -

Perl Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 49 (100.00%) Perl
2 37 (75.51%) Linux
3 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (34.69%) Unix
4 17 (34.69%) Java
5 15 (30.61%) HTTP
6 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 14 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (28.57%) CPAN
6 14 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 14 (28.57%) Catalyst
6 14 (28.57%) DBIx::Class
6 14 (28.57%) Moose
6 14 (28.57%) Plack
7 13 (26.53%) MySQL
7 13 (26.53%) SQL
8 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
8 12 (24.49%) C
8 12 (24.49%) HTML
9 11 (22.45%) C++
9 11 (22.45%) Finance
9 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
10 9 (18.37%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (18.37%) Mentoring
10 9 (18.37%) Web Development
10 9 (18.37%) TDD
10 9 (18.37%) CSS
10 9 (18.37%) Python
11 8 (16.33%) SOA
11 8 (16.33%) Apache

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 8 (16.33%) Apache
1 8 (16.33%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.61%) HTTP
2 4 (8.16%) SSH
3 3 (6.12%) FTP
3 3 (6.12%) SSL
3 3 (6.12%) Telnet
4 1 (2.04%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.04%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
1 14 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 13 (26.53%) MySQL
3 8 (16.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.08%) OLTP
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.33%) Cucumber
2 8 (16.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.08%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) git-flow
4 1 (2.04%) PEAR
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
4 1 (2.04%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) Catalyst
1 14 (28.57%) CPAN
1 14 (28.57%) DBIx::Class
1 14 (28.57%) Moose
1 14 (28.57%) Plack
2 12 (24.49%) HTML
3 9 (18.37%) CSS
4 8 (16.33%) ActiveMQ
4 8 (16.33%) jQuery
5 7 (14.29%) LAMP
6 5 (10.20%) Apache Flex
6 5 (10.20%) CGI
6 5 (10.20%) Dancer
7 3 (6.12%) Ajax
7 3 (6.12%) Embperl
7 3 (6.12%) FastCGI
7 3 (6.12%) JSON
7 3 (6.12%) Mason
7 3 (6.12%) XML
8 2 (4.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Derivative
2 3 (6.12%) Algorithms
2 3 (6.12%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.12%) Credit Derivative
2 3 (6.12%) Fixed Income
2 3 (6.12%) Market Risk
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Fintech
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.04%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 37 (75.51%) Linux
2 17 (34.69%) Unix
3 5 (10.20%) Solaris
4 2 (4.08%) CentOS
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 9 (18.37%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (18.37%) Mentoring
3 9 (18.37%) TDD
3 9 (18.37%) Web Development
4 8 (16.33%) High Availability
4 8 (16.33%) Kanban
4 8 (16.33%) Refactoring
4 8 (16.33%) Scrum
4 8 (16.33%) SOA
5 6 (12.24%) OO
6 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.16%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (8.16%) SDLC
8 3 (6.12%) ETL
8 3 (6.12%) Financial Modelling
8 3 (6.12%) OOP
8 3 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.08%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Perl
2 17 (34.69%) Java
3 13 (26.53%) SQL
4 12 (24.49%) C
4 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
5 11 (22.45%) C++
6 9 (18.37%) Python
7 8 (16.33%) Ruby
8 5 (10.20%) Go
8 5 (10.20%) Scala
9 4 (8.16%) PHP
10 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
10 3 (6.12%) COBOL
11 1 (2.04%) C#
11 1 (2.04%) Korn
11 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.04%) Murex
3 1 (2.04%) Sybase
Hayes, Middlesex
Square One Resources
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day 6 Month initial duration
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago