The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Perl skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 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
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Perl 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.23% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +10.38% +2.66%  

Perl is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 60 132 109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 24.69% 32.04% 34.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 90 82
Median daily rate £353 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.03% +29.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -22.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Perl as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Coventry

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Coventry

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Perl.

1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Route 53
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) SaltStack