Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 - 31
Rank change year-on-year - +31 +5
Contract jobs citing Perl 10 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.61% - 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.63% - 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Watford median daily rate £450 - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £405 £350
% change year-on-year -1.23% +15.71% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Watford median hourly rate - - £37.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £37.50

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 131 82 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 47.29% 30.94% 37.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 52 44
Watford median daily rate £400 £438 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +6.38% +9.67%
10th Percentile £270 £283 £280
90th Percentile £550 £566 £543
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.06% +8.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Watford median hourly rate £31.25 - £37.50
10th Percentile £16.25 - £33.75
90th Percentile £87.00 - £41.25
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year -38.89% -9.09% +47.76%

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Perl.

1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) VBScript
1 5 (50.00%) VB
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (50.00%) DB2
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (50.00%) DNA
1 5 (50.00%) IBM
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (50.00%) Magento
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
1 5 (50.00%) hybris
1 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 5 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 4 (40.00%) Dynatrace
2 4 (40.00%) New Relic
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) AppDynamics
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (40.00%) DbVisualizer
2 4 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Grafana

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (40.00%) Apache Solr
2 4 (40.00%) JBoss
2 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) CMS
3 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (10.00%) IaaS
3 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) DB2
2 4 (40.00%) DbVisualizer
3 1 (10.00%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Firebug
1 4 (40.00%) JMeter
1 4 (40.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (40.00%) The Grinder
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Log4j
2 1 (10.00%) Mockito
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Azure Architect
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Azure Developer
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Ajax
1 1 (10.00%) EJB
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
1 1 (10.00%) JDBC
1 1 (10.00%) JMS
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) JSP
1 1 (10.00%) JSTL
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) Servlets
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) Struts
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XHTML
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XSD
1 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) HPUX
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) DNA
1 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) RAD
3 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) VB
1 5 (50.00%) VBScript
2 4 (40.00%) AWK
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Grafana
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) hybris
1 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) AppDynamics
2 4 (40.00%) Dynatrace
2 4 (40.00%) Intershop
2 4 (40.00%) New Relic
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) ATG
3 1 (10.00%) Blue Martini
3 1 (10.00%) Demandware
3 1 (10.00%) Elastic Path