Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 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
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing Perl 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian - - 4.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
West Lothian median daily rate - - £409
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £35.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year - -35.45% -

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 West Lothian with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Lothian
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 49 43 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 55.06% 67.19% 39.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 34 49
West Lothian median daily rate £415 £338 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.96% +2.27% -12.00%
10th Percentile £318 £305 £265
90th Percentile £434 £435 £406
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -32.50% +6.67% +7.14%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in West Lothian

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in West Lothian