The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 29 June 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.

Perl
Hertfordshire > Watford
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 20 26
Contract jobs citing Perl 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford - 0.74% 3.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.94% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Watford median daily rate - - £388
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £350 £317
% change year-on-year +21.42% +10.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £32.50

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 Watford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Watford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 56 34 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 34.15% 25.00% 47.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 28 49
Watford median daily rate £375 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +6.89%  
10th Percentile £263 £229 £324
90th Percentile £500 £526 £438
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £20.76 £50.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -58.49% +53.84%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Watford

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Watford

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Watford