Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 2019 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
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 121 92 95
Rank change year-on-year -29 +3 +6
Contract jobs citing Perl 7 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.35% 0.70% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 1.80% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 4
Bristol median daily rate £550 £450 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £525 £303 £390
90th Percentile £645 £545 £573
South West median daily rate £525 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £42.00 -

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 Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 885 666 616
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 44.07% 38.81% 38.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 647 443 412
Bristol median daily rate £440 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.82% -2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £268
90th Percentile £588 £523 £543
South West median daily rate £448 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +11.88% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 9 21
Bristol median hourly rate £45.00 £37.25 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.81% -4.49% +4.00%
10th Percentile £36.00 £26.25 £14.13
90th Percentile £61.90 £43.50 £48.75
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% -2.37%

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 21 April 2019.

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 21 April 2019, 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 6 (85.71%) Python
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) Ansible
4 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (42.86%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (28.57%) Puppet
5 2 (28.57%) Docker
5 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (28.57%) Microservices
6 1 (14.29%) Slack
6 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (14.29%) iptables
6 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Terraform
6 1 (14.29%) EMIR
6 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Task Automation

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 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
4 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (14.29%) GitHub
4 1 (14.29%) NuGet
4 1 (14.29%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) SSH
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) tcpdump
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Ant
2 1 (14.29%) Hudson
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Microservices
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) EMIR
1 1 (14.29%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) iptables
2 1 (14.29%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Ansible
2 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) Puppet
3 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
3 1 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle