The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
South West / Somerset
Rank - 41 -
Contract jobs citing Perl 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 0.38% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
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 Somerset with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 122 120 132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 57.55% 45.45% 38.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 56 84
Median daily rate £350 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +13.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 42 8
Median hourly rate £41.50 £42.25 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.77% +17.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £31.20 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £47.00
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 Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Somerset

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Somerset

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Perl.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) VeriFone
2 1 (50.00%) Fredhopper
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) WorldPay
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Fredhopper
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Informix
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) EJB
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) WSDL
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) ATG
1 1 (50.00%) BEA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) VeriFone
1 1 (50.00%) WorldPay