The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
UK / Wales
Rank 62 25 50
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +25
Contract jobs citing Perl 3 45 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.47% 7.69% 2.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.04% 17.37% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 38 6
Median daily rate £423 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £334 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £408 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%

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

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
289 259 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 45.66% 44.27% 48.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 197 194
Median daily rate £423 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £420 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 7
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.26% +21.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £23.92 £15.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Wales region 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
West Wales - 3 £423 -
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 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 Wales region with a requirement for Perl.

1 3 (75.00%) Ant
1 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) ClearQuest
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (75.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (75.00%) Sonatype
1 3 (75.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (25.00%) Teradata
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView
3 1 (25.00%) Pentaho
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (25.00%) MicroStrategy

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) DataStage
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) HBase
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) OLAP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (25.00%) Pentaho
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Ant
1 3 (75.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (75.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (75.00%) ClearQuest
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Configuration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Build and Configuration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Build and Release Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Release and Configuration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Release Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Build Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (25.00%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (75.00%) Sonatype
2 1 (25.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (25.00%) Actian
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica
2 1 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) ParAccel
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) Teradata