Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 18 January 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 33 -
Contract jobs citing Perl 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester - 0.41% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Chester median daily rate - £450 -
Cheshire median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +31.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire 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 Chester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 57 108 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 31.84% 44.63% 38.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 98 87
Chester median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £289 £288 £305
90th Percentile £464 £475 £496
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year - -3.23% +12.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Chester median hourly rate - - £15.25
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £19.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +79.49% +4.00% -46.43%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Chester

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Chester