Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 19 December 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 - 26
Rank change year-on-year - +26 -3
Contract jobs citing Perl 6 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 2.80% - 3.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.94% - 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Cheltenham median daily rate £413 - £349
10th Percentile £340 - £268
90th Percentile £465 - £499
Gloucestershire median daily rate £413 - £410
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 101 68 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 47.20% 43.04% 59.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 21 66
Cheltenham median daily rate £450 £500 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +32.45% +4.14%
10th Percentile £336 £313 £299
90th Percentile £534 £663 £487
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 15
Cheltenham median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £40.00 £41.70 £33.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £60.00 £56.50
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £41.25 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.67% -11.76%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Cheltenham

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Perl.

1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 4 (66.67%) CA Agile Central
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Accumulo
2 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) WATIR
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) JMeter
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 4 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Apache Accumulo
1 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) JMeter
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) WATIR
2 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) jMock
3 1 (16.67%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source Development
5 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft