The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 30 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Contract jobs citing Perl 3 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.41% 1.79% 2.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% 2.80% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Average daily rate
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- £488 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +69.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £338 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57 143 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 26.76% 63.84% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 95 87
Average daily rate £344 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.31 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.51% -27.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.13 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £29.50 £59.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Perl across the Basingstoke region.

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 11 (100.00%) UNIX
2 9 (81.82%) C
3 8 (72.73%) PHP
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) Juniper
4 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
5 6 (54.55%) MPLS
5 6 (54.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 6 (54.55%) IPv6
5 6 (54.55%) Ethernet
5 6 (54.55%) Brocade
6 5 (45.45%) Degree
6 5 (45.45%) Solaris
6 5 (45.45%) Linux
6 5 (45.45%) Internet
7 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
7 3 (27.27%) CCNP
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (27.27%) Java
7 3 (27.27%) Python
7 3 (27.27%) AIX
7 3 (27.27%) Web Services
7 3 (27.27%) XML
7 3 (27.27%) JSON
7 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Network Design
7 3 (27.27%) Korn
7 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Ethernet
1 6 (54.55%) IPv6
1 6 (54.55%) MPLS
2 5 (45.45%) Internet
3 2 (18.18%) Telnet
3 2 (18.18%) SSH
3 2 (18.18%) FTP
3 2 (18.18%) HTTP
3 2 (18.18%) ATM
4 1 (9.09%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Design Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IP Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IP Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Development Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
1 3 (27.27%) XML
1 3 (27.27%) JSON
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) UNIX
2 5 (45.45%) Solaris
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Network Design
1 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (27.27%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Web Development
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 3 (27.27%) Korn
3 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 3 (27.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) CCNP
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) CCIE
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
1 8 (72.73%) Juniper
2 6 (54.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 6 (54.55%) Brocade
3 1 (9.09%) Motorola