I've added Sparklines to the latest version Excel::Writer::XLSX.
In Excel they look something like this:
Excel::Writer::XLSX now provides an interface to Sparklines in Excel and to all of their options to allow worksheets like the following (taken from the output of one of the example programs):
On a related note, I also recently added Excel "Tables" to Excel::Writer::XLSX. Excel Tables are a way of grouping a range of cells into a single entity that has common formatting or that can be referenced from formulas: