Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 23 30
Contract jobs citing Perl 0 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - 4.73% 2.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 8.33% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Cheltenham median daily rate - £349 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.58% -16.40%
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -1.75%
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 51 96 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 36.43% 56.80% 43.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 57 49
Cheltenham median daily rate £500 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.99% -2.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £365 £287 £238
90th Percentile £663 £483 £513
Gloucestershire median daily rate £434 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +7.10% +1.25% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 9
Cheltenham median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £42.53 £36.25 £41.00
90th Percentile £56.25 £48.75 £44.25
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £34.25 £34.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +0.74% -20.00% +6.25%

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