Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Perl skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Perl over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Perl
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 54 47
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 +9
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.18% 1.90% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 6.88% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 2
Bedfordshire median daily rate - £450 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.16% -2.00%
East of England median daily rate £420 £450 £430
% change year-on-year -6.67% +4.65% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +20.00%

Perl is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 152 189 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 27.74% 27.59% 29.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 122 127
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £297 £315 £222
90th Percentile £600 £575 £500
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £45.39 £31.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.89% +44.60% -21.53%
10th Percentile £22.50 £38.83 £15.43
90th Percentile £43.50 £49.95 £46.95
East of England median hourly rate £43.50 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.41% +1.25% +6.67%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Bedfordshire

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Perl in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Bedfordshire

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQLPlus
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQLPlus
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle