The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 84 78 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Contract jobs citing Perl 43 57 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.63% 2.18% 2.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.96% 6.28% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 26 10
Average daily rate
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£335 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.10% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £465 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £34.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-0.73% -11.11%
Perl
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
721 907 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.26% 34.64% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 491 314
Average daily rate £368 £350 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £22.10 £20.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -4 15 £406 +4.16% 5
Bracknell -2 8 £330 -5.71% 4
Wokingham - 5 £333 -
Slough - 4 £325 - 2
Newbury -5 2 £438 +16.66%
Windsor - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 46 (59.74%) Linux
2 42 (54.55%) Java
3 38 (49.35%) Python
4 33 (42.86%) UNIX
5 27 (35.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (32.47%) DNS
7 23 (29.87%) Windows
7 23 (29.87%) Red Hat
8 22 (28.57%) SQL
9 20 (25.97%) Ruby
10 19 (24.68%) NFS
10 19 (24.68%) Citrix
11 16 (20.78%) C++
11 16 (20.78%) SOAP
11 16 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (20.78%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (19.48%) Oracle
12 15 (19.48%) Solaris
13 14 (18.18%) Active Directory
13 14 (18.18%) HP
13 14 (18.18%) EMC
13 14 (18.18%) Telecoms
13 14 (18.18%) Software Engineering
13 14 (18.18%) Korn
14 12 (15.58%) C
14 12 (15.58%) VB
14 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (14.29%) Cisco
15 11 (14.29%) Shell Script
16 10 (12.99%) HTML

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 9 (11.69%) Apache
2 4 (5.19%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.19%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.60%) CMS
4 2 (2.60%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.60%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.60%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.30%) IIS
5 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.60%) MS Office
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) assyst
1 1 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) SaaS
1 3 (3.90%) PaaS
1 3 (3.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.47%) DNS
2 9 (11.69%) DHCP
3 6 (7.79%) SSL
3 6 (7.79%) SAN
3 6 (7.79%) NAS
4 5 (6.49%) Firewall
4 5 (6.49%) SSH
5 3 (3.90%) LTE
5 3 (3.90%) 3G
5 3 (3.90%) SNMP
6 2 (2.60%) HTTP
6 2 (2.60%) MPLS
6 2 (2.60%) DAB
6 2 (2.60%) 4G
6 2 (2.60%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (2.60%) Wireless
7 1 (1.30%) IPsec
7 1 (1.30%) 2G
7 1 (1.30%) WiMAX
7 1 (1.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) OLTP
1 7 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 7 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.49%) DB2
3 4 (5.19%) MySQL
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.30%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.30%) Big Data
5 1 (1.30%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.19%) GCC
3 2 (2.60%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.60%) TestLink
3 2 (2.60%) Selenium
3 2 (2.60%) TestNG
3 2 (2.60%) JUnit
3 2 (2.60%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (2.60%) Introscope
4 1 (1.30%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.30%) Subversion
4 1 (1.30%) JIRA
4 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.30%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.30%) MSBuild
General
1 14 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 10 (12.99%) Finance
2 10 (12.99%) Banking
3 3 (3.90%) Marketing
4 2 (2.60%) Danish Language
4 2 (2.60%) Dutch Language
4 2 (2.60%) Italian Language
4 2 (2.60%) Japanese Language
4 2 (2.60%) Korean Language
4 2 (2.60%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (2.60%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.60%) Swedish Language
5 1 (1.30%) Billing
5 1 (1.30%) Advertising
5 1 (1.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (12.99%) Developer
2 9 (11.69%) Software Engineer
2 9 (11.69%) Project Engineer
3 8 (10.39%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (10.39%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) C++ Developer
5 6 (7.79%) Architect
6 5 (6.49%) Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Designer
7 4 (5.19%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.19%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Administrator
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Security Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Server Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Server Support Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Service Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.78%) SOAP
2 10 (12.99%) HTML
3 9 (11.69%) Ajax
4 6 (7.79%) REST
4 6 (7.79%) MCollective
4 6 (7.79%) Middleware
4 6 (7.79%) Hibernate
4 6 (7.79%) JSON
5 4 (5.19%) XML
6 3 (3.90%) Web Services
6 3 (3.90%) VXML
6 3 (3.90%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (2.60%) Worklight
7 2 (2.60%) LAMP
7 2 (2.60%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (2.60%) jQuery
7 2 (2.60%) WebCenter
7 2 (2.60%) JSP
8 1 (1.30%) DHTML
8 1 (1.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Mobile App
2 9 (11.69%) Thin Client
2 9 (11.69%) Fat Client
3 8 (10.39%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.79%) User Experience
5 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.19%) IVR
6 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.90%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.90%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.60%) W3C
7 2 (2.60%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 46 (59.74%) Linux
2 33 (42.86%) UNIX
3 27 (35.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (29.87%) Windows
5 16 (20.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (19.48%) Solaris
7 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (11.69%) Windows 7
9 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.30%) VMS
11 1 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 9 (11.69%) DevOps
4 7 (9.09%) Web Development
4 7 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 6 (7.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (7.79%) OO
6 5 (6.49%) Test Automation
6 5 (6.49%) Time Management
7 4 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.19%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (5.19%) ITIL
8 3 (3.90%) Test Scripting
8 3 (3.90%) Integration Testing
8 3 (3.90%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.90%) Scrum
8 3 (3.90%) Information Security
8 3 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.90%) MVC
9 2 (2.60%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 42 (54.55%) Java
2 38 (49.35%) Python
3 22 (28.57%) SQL
4 20 (25.97%) Ruby
5 16 (20.78%) C++
6 14 (18.18%) Korn
7 12 (15.58%) VB
7 12 (15.58%) C
8 11 (14.29%) Shell Script
9 9 (11.69%) Bourne shell
9 9 (11.69%) JavaScript
9 9 (11.69%) PHP
10 8 (10.39%) Bash Shell
11 6 (7.79%) C#
12 2 (2.60%) Jython
13 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.30%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.30%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 9 (11.69%) CCNA
1 9 (11.69%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (9.09%) JNCIA
2 7 (9.09%) HNC
3 6 (7.79%) MCSE
3 6 (7.79%) CCA
3 6 (7.79%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.49%) RHCE
4 5 (6.49%) Degree
5 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.60%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.60%) ISEB
6 2 (2.60%) CCNP
7 1 (1.30%) HND
7 1 (1.30%) CISSP
7 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.30%) GIAC
7 1 (1.30%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.30%) SLA
3 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (24.68%) NFS
2 14 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 7 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.19%) OpenSSH
5 2 (2.60%) vCloud
6 1 (1.30%) Docker
6 1 (1.30%) HDFS
6 1 (1.30%) LXC
6 1 (1.30%) vSphere
6 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) NetBackup
2 9 (11.69%) Nagios
3 8 (10.39%) Puppet
4 3 (3.90%) WSUS
5 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.60%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (2.60%) OpenView
5 2 (2.60%) Netcool
6 1 (1.30%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.30%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (29.87%) Red Hat
2 19 (24.68%) Citrix
3 15 (19.48%) Oracle
4 14 (18.18%) HP
4 14 (18.18%) EMC
5 11 (14.29%) Cisco
6 10 (12.99%) Redknee
7 9 (11.69%) Isilon
8 8 (10.39%) IBM
8 8 (10.39%) Juniper
9 7 (9.09%) Sybase
9 7 (9.09%) Sun
9 7 (9.09%) VMware
10 6 (7.79%) Hitachi
10 6 (7.79%) BMC
11 5 (6.49%) Cognos
12 4 (5.19%) Adobe
13 3 (3.90%) Altiris
13 3 (3.90%) Veritas
14 2 (2.60%) AppDynamics
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