The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 40 39
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Contract jobs citing Perl 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.57% 0.91% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.20% 3.13% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £200 £410 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.21% -13.68%  
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 Nottingham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 166 128 202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 47.56% 29.16% 47.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 70 136
Median daily rate £368 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.68% -2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £282 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -71.00%  
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 Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Nottingham

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

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
1 2 (100.00%) SAP ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SAP ERP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas