Period
to 20 November 2018

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 6 months to 20 November 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 37 39
Contract jobs citing Perl 0 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford - 2.05% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.50% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Watford median daily rate - £388 -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £410 £258
% change year-on-year -14.63% +59.22% -20.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Watford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 119 200 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 30.75% 45.66% 36.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 106 39
Watford median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £212 £300 £228
90th Percentile £556 £603 £538
Hertfordshire median daily rate £416 £425 £380
% change year-on-year -2.06% +11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Watford median hourly rate £19.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.25% - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £17.15 £49.75
% change year-on-year +162.35% -65.52% +44.20%

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