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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 17 28 46
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +18
Contract jobs citing Perl 17 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.94% 2.39% 2.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.89% 7.04% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 6
Average daily rate
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£430 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+6.40% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Perl
Hampshire

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
90 71 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 36.73% 33.97% 65.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 41 106
Average daily rate £388 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 8
Average hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +62.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 1 September 2015, 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 15 (55.56%) Shell Script
2 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 12 (44.44%) Linux
4 9 (33.33%) Oracle
4 9 (33.33%) Tivoli
4 9 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (29.63%) Solaris
5 8 (29.63%) UNIX
5 8 (29.63%) Windows
5 8 (29.63%) Python
6 7 (25.93%) Web Development
6 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (25.93%) HTML
6 7 (25.93%) IBM
7 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 6 (22.22%) VMware
7 6 (22.22%) Puppet
8 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Satellite
8 5 (18.52%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (18.52%) Oracle ZFS
8 5 (18.52%) VMware ESX
8 5 (18.52%) NetBackup
8 5 (18.52%) Validation
8 5 (18.52%) SUSE
8 5 (18.52%) Banking
8 5 (18.52%) Time Management
8 5 (18.52%) Performance Management
8 5 (18.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 5 (18.52%) JSON

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 3 (11.11%) IIS
1 3 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.41%) JBoss
2 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) OSPF
1 3 (11.11%) BGP
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
1 3 (11.11%) Wireless
1 3 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (11.11%) Network Security
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (7.41%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (7.41%) IPsec
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) LDAP
2 2 (7.41%) Kerberos
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) VPN
3 1 (3.70%) ATM
3 1 (3.70%) DVB
3 1 (3.70%) TACACS
3 1 (3.70%) SSL
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) DB2
3 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
3 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) CruiseControl
2 3 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (7.41%) Ant
3 2 (7.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (7.41%) Subversion
3 2 (7.41%) Maven
3 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.41%) Mercurial
3 2 (7.41%) Bazaar
4 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.70%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.70%) NuGet
4 1 (3.70%) Artifactory
4 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Linux Support
3 4 (14.81%) Solaris Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Linux Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Project Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) IP Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Release Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Monitoring Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 5 (18.52%) XML
2 5 (18.52%) Middleware
2 5 (18.52%) JSON
3 4 (14.81%) .NET
4 2 (7.41%) XHTML
4 2 (7.41%) SAML
4 2 (7.41%) OAuth
4 2 (7.41%) XACML
4 2 (7.41%) OpenID
4 2 (7.41%) Backbone.js
4 2 (7.41%) SailPoint
4 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.41%) CSS
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) SecurID
2 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) LPAR
3 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
3 1 (3.70%) IPTV
3 1 (3.70%) HACMP
3 1 (3.70%) STB
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) UNIX
2 8 (29.63%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Solaris
3 5 (18.52%) SUSE
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) AIX
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (25.93%) Web Development
2 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (18.52%) Time Management
3 5 (18.52%) Performance Management
3 5 (18.52%) Validation
3 5 (18.52%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) Change Management
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.11%) Network Design
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (7.41%) Line Management
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management
6 2 (7.41%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Shell Script
2 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 8 (29.63%) Python
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
5 4 (14.81%) Java
6 3 (11.11%) C
6 3 (11.11%) Ruby
6 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 2 (7.41%) Bourne shell
8 1 (3.70%) C#
8 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) CCNP
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (18.52%) VMware ESX
3 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.70%) NFS
4 1 (3.70%) OpenSSH
4 1 (3.70%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 6 (22.22%) Puppet
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (18.52%) NetBackup
3 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (11.11%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (7.41%) Netcool
5 2 (7.41%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (7.41%) OpenAM
6 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) IBM
3 6 (22.22%) VMware
4 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
4 5 (18.52%) Symantec
4 5 (18.52%) EMC
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco
5 4 (14.81%) Remedy
6 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 3 (11.11%) Nokia
7 2 (7.41%) Juniper
7 2 (7.41%) Sybase
7 2 (7.41%) McAfee
7 2 (7.41%) Brocade
7 2 (7.41%) NetScout
7 2 (7.41%) Imperva
7 2 (7.41%) Splunk
7 2 (7.41%) ForgeRock
8 1 (3.70%) Microsoft