The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 22 24 22
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2  
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.76% 2.72% 4.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 6.15% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £463 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +86.86%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.29% +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 Guildford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 44 65 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 33.59% 44.22% 33.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 38 47
Median daily rate £450 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £223 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £541 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 3
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +19.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Guildford

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Perl.

1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) SMTP
3 3 (50.00%) FTP
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) CentOS
3 3 (50.00%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Nokia Networks
4 2 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (33.33%) AWS Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Samsung
4 2 (33.33%) LTE
4 2 (33.33%) Huawei
4 2 (33.33%) Greenplum
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (33.33%) 2G
4 2 (33.33%) Nortel
4 2 (33.33%) Ericsson
4 2 (33.33%) RHCT
4 2 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (33.33%) CEH
4 2 (33.33%) SNMP

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) FTP
2 3 (50.00%) SMTP
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) 2G
3 2 (33.33%) 3G
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) LTE
3 2 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) DataStage
1 1 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) QualityStage
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Support
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) AWS Certification
1 2 (33.33%) CEH
1 2 (33.33%) RHCT
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 2 (33.33%) Greenplum
2 2 (33.33%) Huawei
2 2 (33.33%) Nokia Networks
2 2 (33.33%) Nortel
2 2 (33.33%) Samsung
3 1 (16.67%) IBM