The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 27 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
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 - 10
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Perl 7 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 8.75% - 10.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% - 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Median daily rate £550 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £523 - £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 - £307
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +8.28% +4.66%  

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 Knutsford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Knutsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 28 32 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 35.00% 42.67% 43.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 27
Median daily rate £440 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +17.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £461 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford 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 Knutsford

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Knutsford

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Knutsford over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perl in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 27 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Perl.

1 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) Veritas
1 7 (77.78%) Ruby
1 7 (77.78%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (55.56%) Clustering
3 3 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Middleware
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Prime Brokerage
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) Kony
5 1 (11.11%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) SOLID
5 1 (11.11%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (11.11%) BPEL
5 1 (11.11%) Spring
5 1 (11.11%) JSF
5 1 (11.11%) JTA
5 1 (11.11%) AOP

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) GlassFish
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Integration
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Perl Programmer
2 2 (22.22%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Management Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) EJB
2 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) JMS
2 1 (11.11%) JPA
2 1 (11.11%) JSF
2 1 (11.11%) JSP
2 1 (11.11%) JTA
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (11.11%) Servlets
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) Struts
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) DataPower
2 1 (11.11%) Derivative
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) HPUX
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (11.11%) AOP
1 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
1 1 (11.11%) BDD
1 1 (11.11%) BPEL
1 1 (11.11%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) MVC
1 1 (11.11%) OO
1 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
1 1 (11.11%) SOA
1 1 (11.11%) Software Asset Management
1 1 (11.11%) SOLID
1 1 (11.11%) TDD
1 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Ruby
2 3 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (11.11%) Netcool
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Veritas
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) CA
3 1 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) Kony
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase
3 1 (11.11%) Yahoo!