Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 June 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 88 60
Rank change year-on-year +7 -28 +52
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.10% 0.77% 1.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.28% 1.74% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 16
Cheshire median daily rate - £592 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.30% +14.29%
North West median daily rate £550 £496 £425
% change year-on-year +10.83% +16.76% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £38.00 - £43.50

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 Cheshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 351 576 459
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 35.85% 44.34% 39.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 398 351
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £375 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -9.64% +7.10%
10th Percentile £305 £258 £284
90th Percentile £500 £528 £500
North West median daily rate £424 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.94% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 18
Cheshire median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £39.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -12.45% +90.36%
North West median hourly rate £38.37 £36.13 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.21% -9.69% +8.11%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Cheshire

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Cheshire

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Cheshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -10 1 - -
Perl
North West

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Single Sign-On

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM