Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 23 September 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 86 95
Rank change year-on-year -28 +9 -6
Contract jobs citing Perl 8 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.40% 1.28% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 3.27% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 6
Bristol median daily rate £375 £365 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% -7.30% +1.61%
10th Percentile £363 £268 £215
90th Percentile £485 £450 £438
South West median daily rate £488 £370 £405
% change year-on-year +31.76% -8.64% -4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bristol median hourly rate - £43.00 -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 -
% change year-on-year -1.16% - -

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 Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 893 703 673
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 44.81% 39.12% 38.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 451 480
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £280 £275 £263
90th Percentile £525 £525 £488
South West median daily rate £416 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +11.00% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 26
Bristol median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.59% +4.94% +12.50%
10th Percentile £35.08 £13.56 £26.95
90th Percentile £49.63 £54.50 £51.21
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £43.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.73% +8.13% +3.90%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Bristol

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Bristol

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perl in Bristol

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Perl.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) CentOS
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (50.00%) Puppet
3 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (50.00%) Debian
4 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (37.50%) LAMP
4 3 (37.50%) Samba
4 3 (37.50%) NFS
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) AIX
4 3 (37.50%) LDAP
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
4 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
4 3 (37.50%) Security Hardening
4 3 (37.50%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (37.50%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
1 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Administrator
1 7 (87.50%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (62.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (62.50%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Azure Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) LAMP
1 3 (37.50%) LAPP Stack
1 3 (37.50%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) CentOS
2 4 (50.00%) Debian
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) AIX
3 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
1 6 (75.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) NFS
2 3 (37.50%) Samba
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle