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 31 August 2016 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 55 61 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.16% 1.55% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 3.47% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 5
Median daily rate £600 £350 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -11.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £390 £381
% change year-on-year
-1.60% +2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
Perl
UK

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
225 403 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 36.06% 44.68% 39.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 269 199
Median daily rate £400 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £221 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £20.00 £20.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% -4.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South Wales +4 1 £600 +71.42% 2
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (72.73%) Java
3 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
3 17 (51.52%) Web Development
4 16 (48.48%) Selenium
4 16 (48.48%) jQuery
4 16 (48.48%) Cucumber
4 16 (48.48%) TDD
4 16 (48.48%) Unix
5 14 (42.42%) CSS
6 13 (39.39%) OO
6 13 (39.39%) Software Engineering
7 12 (36.36%) Ansible
8 11 (33.33%) DevOps
8 11 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (30.30%) Amazon S3
9 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
9 10 (30.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 10 (30.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 10 (30.30%) Amazon ELB
9 10 (30.30%) Legal
9 10 (30.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 10 (30.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 10 (30.30%) Fluentd
9 10 (30.30%) Terraform
10 9 (27.27%) MySQL
10 9 (27.27%) Kafka
11 8 (24.24%) Mesos

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 4 (12.12%) Apache
2 3 (9.09%) IIS
2 3 (9.09%) Jetty
2 3 (9.09%) Mongrel
2 3 (9.09%) nginx
2 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 10 (30.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 10 (30.30%) Amazon ELB
2 10 (30.30%) Amazon S3
2 10 (30.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (24.24%) Route 53
4 5 (15.15%) Google App Engine
4 5 (15.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 5 (15.15%) DHCP
2 5 (15.15%) DNS
2 5 (15.15%) HTTP
2 5 (15.15%) SSL
3 4 (12.12%) Firewall
3 4 (12.12%) Wireless
3 4 (12.12%) Wireless Security
4 3 (9.09%) FTP
4 3 (9.09%) IPsec
5 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.03%) Network Security
5 1 (3.03%) SSH
5 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 9 (27.27%) MySQL
3 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Cucumber
1 16 (48.48%) Selenium
2 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.09%) Travis CI
4 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.03%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.03%) JUnit
4 1 (3.03%) Maven
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 10 (30.30%) Legal
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Perl Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Web Developer
4 7 (21.21%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (15.15%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Perl Web Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Agile Developer
6 4 (12.12%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (12.12%) Unix Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Java Web Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Penetration Tester
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Penetration Tester
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Tester
7 3 (9.09%) Tester
8 1 (3.03%) Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) jQuery
2 14 (42.42%) CSS
3 9 (27.27%) Kafka
4 6 (18.18%) XML
5 5 (15.15%) .NET
5 5 (15.15%) Ajax
5 5 (15.15%) HTML
5 5 (15.15%) XHTML
6 4 (12.12%) LAMP
7 3 (9.09%) J2EE
7 3 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (9.09%) Servlets
8 2 (6.06%) Mojolicious
8 2 (6.06%) RESTful
9 1 (3.03%) Java EE
9 1 (3.03%) OAuth2
9 1 (3.03%) SAML
9 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) CESG
2 1 (3.03%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Unix
2 7 (21.21%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) Web Development
3 16 (48.48%) TDD
4 13 (39.39%) OO
4 13 (39.39%) Software Engineering
5 11 (33.33%) DevOps
6 8 (24.24%) Migration
7 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
7 5 (15.15%) Open Source
8 4 (12.12%) Information Security
8 4 (12.12%) OOP
8 4 (12.12%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.03%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (3.03%) CRM
10 1 (3.03%) ERP
10 1 (3.03%) ITIL
10 1 (3.03%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) Java
2 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.15%) PHP
3 5 (15.15%) Python
4 4 (12.12%) C
4 4 (12.12%) C++
4 4 (12.12%) Ruby
5 3 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (3.03%) Go
6 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.12%) CEH
4 4 (12.12%) CISA
4 4 (12.12%) CISSP
4 4 (12.12%) CREST Certified
4 4 (12.12%) OSCP
5 3 (9.09%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (15.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (36.36%) Ansible
2 10 (30.30%) Fluentd
2 10 (30.30%) Terraform
3 8 (24.24%) Marathon
3 8 (24.24%) Mesos
4 7 (21.21%) Piwik
5 5 (15.15%) Puppet
6 1 (3.03%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) VMware
2 5 (15.15%) Google
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat