The median contractor rate for a Perl Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 51 48
Contract jobs requiring a Perl Developer 0 20 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 3.65% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.69% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 2
Median daily rate - £378 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.17%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £399
% change year-on-year +2.66% -5.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 555 542 429
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.03% 98.91% 95.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 363 296
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 36 19
Median hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.92% -18.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £29.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Perl Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales that featured Perl Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Perl Developer in South Wales

Perl Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl Developer in South Wales