Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 22 November 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 46 46
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 -
Contract jobs citing Perl 2 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.49% 0.23% 1.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 0.70% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Liverpool median daily rate £250 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.93% +3.85% -
Merseyside median daily rate £250 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -25.93% +3.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside 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 Liverpool with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 178 143 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 43.52% 32.57% 30.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 86 75
Liverpool median daily rate £370 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.79% - -
10th Percentile £297 £251 £179
90th Percentile £476 £500 £498
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Liverpool median hourly rate £17.74 £23.25 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.70% +8.14% +14.67%
10th Percentile £12.32 £12.33 £20.75
90th Percentile £18.87 £33.28 £22.25
Merseyside median hourly rate £17.74 £23.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year -23.70% +8.14% +14.67%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Liverpool

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Perl.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python