The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in York 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
Rank - 26 28
Contract jobs citing Perl 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York - 1.02% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.13% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £80
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 York with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
York
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 18 47 61
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in York 26.47% 47.96% 54.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 43
Median daily rate £400 £313 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -8.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £241 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.31%  
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 York

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in York 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 York

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in York