Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for Perl skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Perl over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 46 59
Rank change year-on-year +4 +13 -
Contract jobs citing Perl 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.66% 0.41% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.78% 1.48% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Southampton median daily rate £450 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +30.77% -
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Southampton median hourly rate - - £35.00
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

Perl is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 169 135 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 36.90% 27.49% 35.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 93 136
Southampton median daily rate £375 £350 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +0.36% -0.36%
10th Percentile £281 £208 £268
90th Percentile £538 £538 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 23
Southampton median hourly rate £45.39 £39.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.38% +4.00% +62.16%
10th Percentile £42.00 £21.78 £13.59
90th Percentile £51.25 £43.25 £47.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £39.37
% change year-on-year +3.53% +7.95% +12.49%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Southampton

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Southampton

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Perl.

1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Terraform
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
1 2 (66.67%) VMware