The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 68 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs citing Perl 14 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.55% 0.83% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.35% 2.09% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 2
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£350 £398 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +17.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
418 287 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 46.24% 39.86% 33.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 211 143
Average daily rate £330 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 4
Average hourly rate £18.75 £21.80 £15.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.99% +44.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.83 £19.90 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £71.08 £43.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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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
South Wales -1 13 £350 -9.38% 7
West Wales -3 1 £450 +5.88%
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 31 (75.61%) UNIX
2 30 (73.17%) Software Engineering
3 27 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (53.66%) Linux
5 18 (43.90%) MySQL
6 17 (41.46%) Java
6 17 (41.46%) OO
6 17 (41.46%) RESTful
6 17 (41.46%) Relational Database
6 17 (41.46%) DevOps
7 15 (36.59%) TDD
8 14 (34.15%) jQuery
8 14 (34.15%) Hadoop
9 13 (31.71%) MongoDB
9 13 (31.71%) Scala
10 12 (29.27%) Mojolicious
10 12 (29.27%) SQL
11 11 (26.83%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (26.83%) OAuth
12 10 (24.39%) MapReduce
13 9 (21.95%) Legal
13 9 (21.95%) Python
14 8 (19.51%) Ruby
15 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (14.63%) Digital Media
16 5 (12.20%) Analytics
16 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
17 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
17 4 (9.76%) Ajax
17 4 (9.76%) LAMP

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 11 (26.83%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (9.76%) Apache
2 4 (9.76%) nginx
3 2 (4.88%) Node.js
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.88%) JBoss
3 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (4.88%) ArcGIS
3 2 (4.88%) ArcSDE
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (43.90%) MySQL
2 17 (41.46%) Relational Database
3 14 (34.15%) Hadoop
4 13 (31.71%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Hudson
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Maven
3 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (21.95%) Legal
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (24.39%) Perl Developer
4 9 (21.95%) AWS Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Software Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) GIS Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Perl Software Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Linux Developer
8 1 (2.44%) UNIX Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) RESTful
2 14 (34.15%) jQuery
3 12 (29.27%) Mojolicious
4 11 (26.83%) OAuth
5 4 (9.76%) LAMP
5 4 (9.76%) Ajax
5 4 (9.76%) HTML
5 4 (9.76%) CSS
5 4 (9.76%) Web Services
5 4 (9.76%) XML
6 2 (4.88%) XSLT
6 2 (4.88%) XHTML
6 2 (4.88%) JSP
6 2 (4.88%) SOAP
6 2 (4.88%) .NET
6 2 (4.88%) Java EE
6 2 (4.88%) JSON
6 2 (4.88%) Dojo
6 2 (4.88%) JSF
6 2 (4.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Digital Media
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Video on Demand
3 2 (4.88%) User Experience
3 2 (4.88%) GIS
4 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (75.61%) UNIX
2 22 (53.66%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Software Engineering
2 27 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (41.46%) OO
3 17 (41.46%) DevOps
4 15 (36.59%) TDD
5 10 (24.39%) MapReduce
6 5 (12.20%) Analytics
6 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.76%) Scrum
8 3 (7.32%) Open Source
8 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.88%) Data Management
9 2 (4.88%) RUP
9 2 (4.88%) DSDM
9 2 (4.88%) Video Analytics
10 1 (2.44%) Integration Testing
10 1 (2.44%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (2.44%) CRM
10 1 (2.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) Java
2 13 (31.71%) Scala
3 12 (29.27%) SQL
4 9 (21.95%) Python
5 8 (19.51%) Ruby
6 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.76%) PHP
6 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Puppet
2 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.88%) Ansible
3 1 (2.44%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.88%) Mapinfo
2 2 (4.88%) ESRI
3 1 (2.44%) VMware
3 1 (2.44%) Google
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