The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 57 50 56
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6  
Contract jobs citing Perl 3 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.46% 1.84% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.60% 5.77% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Median daily rate £488 £488 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.29% +2.66%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 188 208 174
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 29.10% 31.95% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 141 93
Median daily rate £413 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £446 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 7
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +99.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £11.00 £15.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.43 £30.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing Perl as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Wiltshire

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Wiltshire

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Wiltshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon 0 1 - - 1
Corsham - 1 - - 1
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (62.50%) DevOps
3 5 (62.50%) Apache
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) SaltStack
4 4 (50.00%) Salt
4 4 (50.00%) GitHub
4 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (50.00%) Vagrant
4 4 (50.00%) Go
4 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (50.00%) Puppet
4 4 (50.00%) Ruby
4 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) nginx
4 4 (50.00%) Ansible
4 4 (50.00%) Terraform
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Splunk
6 2 (25.00%) Unix

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (62.50%) Apache
2 4 (50.00%) nginx
3 1 (12.50%) GlassFish
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (50.00%) GitHub
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (12.50%) Ant
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Perl Scripter
3 1 (12.50%) Perl Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
1 1 (12.50%) SAML
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 1 (12.50%) AIX
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (50.00%) Go
3 4 (50.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SANS
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Shibboleth
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Ansible
1 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
1 4 (50.00%) Salt
1 4 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SaltStack
2 2 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (12.50%) ArcSight
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Gemalto
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) VMware