Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 4 December 2021 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 103 65 106
Rank change year-on-year -38 +41 +23
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 4 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.064% 0.55% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 1.47% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
10th Percentile " £383 £399
25th Percentile £363 £394 £510
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £375 £425 £550
Median % change year-on-year -11.76% -22.73% +42.86%
75th Percentile £388 £438 £975
90th Percentile " " "
England median daily rate £530 £453 £500
% change year-on-year +17.13% -9.50% +4.71%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 459 273 673
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 29.46% 37.24% 36.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 183 419
10th Percentile £300 £244 £275
25th Percentile £345 £309 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £360 £400
Median % change year-on-year +18.06% -10.00% -
75th Percentile £500 £438 £475
90th Percentile £550 £500 £550
England median daily rate £538 £488 £488
% change year-on-year +10.26% - +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 23
10th Percentile £17.50 £29.95 £16.20
25th Percentile £20.00 £41.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £41.63
Median % change year-on-year -49.41% +2.09% +4.08%
75th Percentile £45.00 £47.50 £47.50
90th Percentile £46.67 " £48.50
England median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -3.41% +4.76%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Perl as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in the East Midlands

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Perl in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Perl in the East Midlands

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Perl in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Perl in the East Midlands

Perl
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. 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
Nottinghamshire - 1 £375 - 2
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Perl.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) GPFS
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Runbook
1 1 (100.00%) Project Delivery

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Runbook
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware