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 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank - 49 40
Contract jobs citing Perl 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham - 0.61% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.05% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £385 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.38%  
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 Nottingham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 184 146 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 51.69% 29.61% 34.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 72 76
Median daily rate £375 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £14.88 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -62.81%  
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 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