The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 23 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 61 73
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12  
Contract jobs citing Perl 13 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.75% 0.15% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.69% 0.54% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
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 £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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 277 184 266
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 37.38% 27.71% 31.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 80 150
Median daily rate £375 £348 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.91% -4.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £237 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
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 Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Milton Keynes

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Perl.

1 16 (72.73%) Python
2 13 (59.09%) MongoDB
3 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) Java
4 11 (50.00%) Linux
4 11 (50.00%) Finance
4 11 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (40.91%) OpenShift
6 8 (36.36%) MapReduce
6 8 (36.36%) Big Data
6 8 (36.36%) Ansible
6 8 (36.36%) Hadoop
7 7 (31.82%) NoSQL
7 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (31.82%) Project Management
7 7 (31.82%) GitLab
8 6 (27.27%) Spark Streaming
8 6 (27.27%) Apache Hive
8 6 (27.27%) HDFS
8 6 (27.27%) Impala
8 6 (27.27%) Apache Spark
8 6 (27.27%) Hadoop YARN
8 6 (27.27%) Cloudera
8 6 (27.27%) HBase
8 6 (27.27%) Apache Flume
8 6 (27.27%) Apache Pig
8 6 (27.27%) Sqoop
9 5 (22.73%) Redis
9 5 (22.73%) ETL
9 5 (22.73%) HTML

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (27.27%) Apache Pig
1 6 (27.27%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) MongoDB
2 11 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (36.36%) Big Data
3 8 (36.36%) Hadoop
4 7 (31.82%) NoSQL
5 6 (27.27%) Apache Hive
5 6 (27.27%) HBase
5 6 (27.27%) Impala
5 6 (27.27%) Sqoop
6 5 (22.73%) Redis
7 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) GitLab
2 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.09%) Ant
3 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 2 (9.09%) Gradle
3 2 (9.09%) Hudson
4 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Big Data Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Database Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Site Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark Developer
6 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Support
6 1 (4.55%) Perl Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Scala Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Spark Streaming
2 5 (22.73%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) Node.js
3 3 (13.64%) Ext JS
4 2 (9.09%) .NET
4 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) EJB
4 2 (9.09%) Java EE
4 2 (9.09%) JMS
4 2 (9.09%) Middleware
4 2 (9.09%) Web Services
4 2 (9.09%) XML
4 2 (9.09%) XSLT
5 1 (4.55%) Ajax
5 1 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) DataPower
2 1 (4.55%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) MapReduce
3 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (31.82%) Project Management
4 5 (22.73%) Data Architecture
4 5 (22.73%) ETL
5 4 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) High Availability
6 2 (9.09%) OO
6 2 (9.09%) Open Source
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) UML
6 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.55%) Change Management
7 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) Python
2 12 (54.55%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) Scala
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Apache Flume
1 6 (27.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Ansible
2 6 (27.27%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (4.55%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Cloudera
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
2 4 (18.18%) WSO2
3 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.64%) Sencha
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Pega