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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 21 48 55
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +7
Contract jobs citing Perl 42 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.71% 3.33% 1.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.09% 6.78% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 13
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
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
298 398 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 54.68% 49.01% 37.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 286 214
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £216 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £28.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -22.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £15.20 £20.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.13 £22.50 £33.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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
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 29 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +16 42 £375 +4.02% 3
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 86 (76.79%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (75.89%) Unix
3 80 (71.43%) Java
4 76 (67.86%) Software Engineering
5 71 (63.39%) OO
6 68 (60.71%) jQuery
7 64 (57.14%) TDD
8 60 (53.57%) Selenium
8 60 (53.57%) Cucumber
9 47 (41.96%) JavaScript
10 44 (39.29%) Legal
11 41 (36.61%) CSS
12 40 (35.71%) Web Development
13 36 (32.14%) SQL
14 33 (29.46%) MongoDB
15 30 (26.79%) Kafka
16 29 (25.89%) Mojolicious
16 29 (25.89%) NoSQL
17 27 (24.11%) RESTful
18 26 (23.21%) Linux
19 24 (21.43%) Scala
20 23 (20.54%) Security Cleared
20 23 (20.54%) Go
20 23 (20.54%) DevOps
21 22 (19.64%) Redis
21 22 (19.64%) MySQL
22 19 (16.96%) HTML
22 19 (16.96%) XML
23 15 (13.39%) Ansible
24 14 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland

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 14 (12.50%) Apache
2 12 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.68%) IIS
3 3 (2.68%) Jetty
3 3 (2.68%) nginx
3 3 (2.68%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.68%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.79%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.57%) MS Office
1 4 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.82%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (9.82%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (9.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 10 (8.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 10 (8.93%) Amazon ELB
2 10 (8.93%) Amazon S3
2 10 (8.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (7.14%) Route 53
4 5 (4.46%) Google App Engine
4 5 (4.46%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.04%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.25%) HTTP
3 6 (5.36%) Firewall
4 5 (4.46%) DHCP
4 5 (4.46%) DNS
4 5 (4.46%) SSL
5 4 (3.57%) HTTPS
5 4 (3.57%) SSH
5 4 (3.57%) Wireshark
6 3 (2.68%) FTP
6 3 (2.68%) IPsec
6 3 (2.68%) Wireless
6 3 (2.68%) Wireless Security
7 1 (0.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (29.46%) MongoDB
2 29 (25.89%) NoSQL
3 22 (19.64%) MySQL
3 22 (19.64%) Redis
4 12 (10.71%) Relational Database
5 10 (8.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 9 (8.04%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.79%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 60 (53.57%) Cucumber
1 60 (53.57%) Selenium
2 9 (8.04%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.36%) Concordion
4 4 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.57%) IntelliJ
4 4 (3.57%) JUnit
4 4 (3.57%) Maven
4 4 (3.57%) Subversion
5 3 (2.68%) Travis CI
General
1 44 (39.29%) Legal
2 6 (5.36%) Finance
3 3 (2.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 82 (73.21%) Developer
2 32 (28.57%) Perl Developer
3 31 (27.68%) Web Developer
4 16 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (11.61%) Java Developer
5 13 (11.61%) Website Developer
6 12 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (8.04%) Unix Developer
8 7 (6.25%) Perl Web Developer
9 6 (5.36%) Agile Developer
9 6 (5.36%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.57%) Applications Engineer
10 4 (3.57%) Applications Support
10 4 (3.57%) Applications Support Engineer
10 4 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (3.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 4 (3.57%) Support Engineer
11 3 (2.68%) Agile Java Developer
11 3 (2.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 3 (2.68%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (60.71%) jQuery
2 41 (36.61%) CSS
3 30 (26.79%) Kafka
4 29 (25.89%) Mojolicious
5 27 (24.11%) RESTful
6 19 (16.96%) HTML
6 19 (16.96%) XML
7 12 (10.71%) OAuth2
8 9 (8.04%) Ajax
8 9 (8.04%) XHTML
9 7 (6.25%) LAMP
10 6 (5.36%) Middleware
11 5 (4.46%) .NET
11 5 (4.46%) REST
11 5 (4.46%) Web Services
12 4 (3.57%) Java EE
12 4 (3.57%) SAML
13 3 (2.68%) J2EE
13 3 (2.68%) LEMP Stack
13 3 (2.68%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.36%) N-Tier
2 4 (3.57%) Cryptography
2 4 (3.57%) PKI
3 3 (2.68%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.89%) CESG
5 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 85 (75.89%) Unix
2 26 (23.21%) Linux
3 6 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (76.79%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (67.86%) Software Engineering
3 71 (63.39%) OO
4 64 (57.14%) TDD
5 40 (35.71%) Web Development
6 23 (20.54%) DevOps
7 8 (7.14%) MapReduce
7 8 (7.14%) Migration
8 7 (6.25%) Analytics
8 7 (6.25%) Configuration Management
9 6 (5.36%) Automated Testing
9 6 (5.36%) Scrum
9 6 (5.36%) Video Analytics
10 5 (4.46%) OOP
10 5 (4.46%) Open Source
11 4 (3.57%) ITIL
12 3 (2.68%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (2.68%) CRM
12 3 (2.68%) Penetration Testing
12 3 (2.68%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 80 (71.43%) Java
2 47 (41.96%) JavaScript
3 36 (32.14%) SQL
4 24 (21.43%) Scala
5 23 (20.54%) Go
6 7 (6.25%) ANSI SQL
6 7 (6.25%) PHP
6 7 (6.25%) Python
7 4 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.57%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.68%) C
8 3 (2.68%) C++
8 3 (2.68%) Ruby
9 2 (1.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (20.54%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.68%) CEH
4 3 (2.68%) CISA
4 3 (2.68%) CISSP
4 3 (2.68%) CREST Certified
4 3 (2.68%) OSCP
5 2 (1.79%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (8.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 9 (8.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.46%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (13.39%) Ansible
2 10 (8.93%) Fluentd
2 10 (8.93%) Terraform
3 8 (7.14%) Mesos
4 7 (6.25%) Piwik
4 7 (6.25%) Puppet
5 4 (3.57%) yum
6 2 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (9.82%) VMware
2 6 (5.36%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.46%) Google
4 4 (3.57%) Cisco
4 4 (3.57%) Oracle
5 3 (2.68%) Microsoft