The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank 25 36 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 1.33% 4.83% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 10.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Median daily rate £340 £315 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.85% -  
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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 35 66 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 46.67% 45.52% 34.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 51 25
Median daily rate £390 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £445 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Renfrewshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Renfrewshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +8 1 £340 +7.85%
Perl
Scotland

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) C-shell
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Samba
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C-shell
1 1 (50.00%) Korn
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Samba
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware