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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 87 80 82
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing Perl 36 43 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.37% 1.65% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.20% 5.18% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 9
Average daily rate
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£335 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £228 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £495 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.42%
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
692 830 604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.36% 31.86% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 448 308
Average daily rate £359 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 26
Average hourly rate £35.50 £27.20 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.51% +2.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £16.72 £18.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £40.00 £38.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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
Bracknell +7 11 £376 +14.01% 2
Reading -7 7 £344 -11.85% 10
Slough - 5 £325 - 4
Newbury -11 2 - -
Windsor - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 3
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 52 (61.18%) Linux
2 45 (52.94%) Python
3 44 (51.76%) Java
4 36 (42.35%) UNIX
5 28 (32.94%) DNS
6 27 (31.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (30.59%) SQL
8 24 (28.24%) Red Hat
9 22 (25.88%) Windows
9 22 (25.88%) Ruby
10 21 (24.71%) C++
11 19 (22.35%) Citrix
12 18 (21.18%) NFS
13 16 (18.82%) Shell Script
13 16 (18.82%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (17.65%) Oracle
14 15 (17.65%) SOAP
15 14 (16.47%) Solaris
15 14 (16.47%) Apache
15 14 (16.47%) C
15 14 (16.47%) Active Directory
15 14 (16.47%) EMC
15 14 (16.47%) Software Engineering
15 14 (16.47%) Telecoms
15 14 (16.47%) Korn
16 12 (14.12%) HP
16 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (14.12%) IBM
16 12 (14.12%) Bash Shell

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 14 (16.47%) Apache
2 6 (7.06%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (7.06%) IBM HTTP Server
2 6 (7.06%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.06%) Adobe CQ
3 4 (4.71%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.71%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.18%) IIS
5 1 (1.18%) Drupal
5 1 (1.18%) Confluence
5 1 (1.18%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) assyst
1 1 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) SaaS
1 3 (3.53%) PaaS
1 3 (3.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (32.94%) DNS
2 10 (11.76%) SSL
3 9 (10.59%) DHCP
4 6 (7.06%) HTTP
4 6 (7.06%) SAN
4 6 (7.06%) NAS
5 5 (5.88%) LTE
5 5 (5.88%) SSH
5 5 (5.88%) 3G
5 5 (5.88%) Firewall
6 4 (4.71%) 4G
7 3 (3.53%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (3.53%) Wireless
7 3 (3.53%) 2G
8 2 (2.35%) Wireshark
8 2 (2.35%) GGSN
8 2 (2.35%) SGSN
8 2 (2.35%) Network Security
8 2 (2.35%) DAB
8 2 (2.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) OLTP
1 9 (10.59%) RDBMS
1 9 (10.59%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.88%) DB2
3 4 (4.71%) MySQL
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.35%) MS Access
4 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.18%) Big Data
5 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (12.94%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.06%) Introscope
3 4 (4.71%) GCC
4 3 (3.53%) Subversion
5 2 (2.35%) JIRA
6 1 (1.18%) Selenium
6 1 (1.18%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.18%) Hudson
6 1 (1.18%) GNU Toolchain
6 1 (1.18%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.18%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.18%) BitKeeper
General
1 14 (16.47%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.59%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Billing
3 1 (1.18%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Front Office
3 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (15.29%) Developer
2 11 (12.94%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (10.59%) Software Engineer
4 9 (10.59%) C++ Developer
5 8 (9.41%) Project Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Architect
7 6 (7.06%) WebSphere Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Designer
8 4 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.71%) Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Administrator
9 3 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.35%) Server Support
10 2 (2.35%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (2.35%) Desktop Support
10 2 (2.35%) Security Analyst
10 2 (2.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.65%) SOAP
2 9 (10.59%) HTML
2 9 (10.59%) Ajax
3 7 (8.24%) MCollective
4 6 (7.06%) Worklight
4 6 (7.06%) Hibernate
4 6 (7.06%) JSON
4 6 (7.06%) REST
4 6 (7.06%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (7.06%) Middleware
5 3 (3.53%) VXML
5 3 (3.53%) LAMP
5 3 (3.53%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (3.53%) Web Services
5 3 (3.53%) XML
5 3 (3.53%) jQuery
6 2 (2.35%) CSS3
6 2 (2.35%) HTML5
6 2 (2.35%) CSS
6 2 (2.35%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Thin Client
1 9 (10.59%) Fat Client
1 9 (10.59%) Mobile App
2 8 (9.41%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.06%) User Experience
4 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.71%) IVR
5 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.53%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.53%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.35%) CMDB
7 1 (1.18%) Wiki
7 1 (1.18%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 52 (61.18%) Linux
2 36 (42.35%) UNIX
3 27 (31.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (25.88%) Windows
5 16 (18.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (16.47%) Solaris
7 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (10.59%) Windows 7
9 6 (7.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (2.35%) Debian
12 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.18%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (1.18%) VMS
12 1 (1.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (16.47%) Software Engineering
3 11 (12.94%) DevOps
4 9 (10.59%) Multithreading
5 8 (9.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (9.41%) OO
6 7 (8.24%) Web Development
6 7 (8.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.71%) MVC
7 4 (4.71%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (4.71%) Test Automation
8 3 (3.53%) Time Management
8 3 (3.53%) ITIL
8 3 (3.53%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.53%) Information Security
8 3 (3.53%) TOGAF
8 3 (3.53%) Integration Testing
9 2 (2.35%) Test Scripting
9 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.94%) Python
2 44 (51.76%) Java
3 26 (30.59%) SQL
4 22 (25.88%) Ruby
5 21 (24.71%) C++
6 16 (18.82%) Shell Script
7 14 (16.47%) Korn
7 14 (16.47%) C
8 12 (14.12%) Bash Shell
9 11 (12.94%) PHP
10 10 (11.76%) VB
11 9 (10.59%) Bourne shell
12 8 (9.41%) JavaScript
13 6 (7.06%) Jython
14 4 (4.71%) C#
15 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
15 1 (1.18%) AWK
15 1 (1.18%) Embedded C
15 1 (1.18%) Embedded C++
15 1 (1.18%) sed
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) HNC
2 7 (8.24%) CCNA
2 7 (8.24%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.06%) CCA
3 6 (7.06%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (7.06%) MCSE
4 5 (5.88%) JNCIA
5 4 (4.71%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.53%) Degree
6 3 (3.53%) RHCE
7 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.35%) CCNP
7 2 (2.35%) HND
8 1 (1.18%) CISSP
8 1 (1.18%) HP APS
8 1 (1.18%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (21.18%) NFS
2 14 (16.47%) Active Directory
3 9 (10.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.71%) OpenSSH
5 2 (2.35%) vCloud
6 1 (1.18%) Docker
6 1 (1.18%) HDFS
6 1 (1.18%) LXC
6 1 (1.18%) vSphere
6 1 (1.18%) Postfix
6 1 (1.18%) XenServer
6 1 (1.18%) Samba
6 1 (1.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (11.76%) NetBackup
1 10 (11.76%) Puppet
2 9 (10.59%) Nagios
3 3 (3.53%) WSUS
4 2 (2.35%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (2.35%) OpenView
4 2 (2.35%) Netcool
5 1 (1.18%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (1.18%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.18%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (1.18%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.18%) Salt
Vendors
1 24 (28.24%) Red Hat
2 19 (22.35%) Citrix
3 15 (17.65%) Oracle
4 14 (16.47%) EMC
5 12 (14.12%) IBM
5 12 (14.12%) HP
6 9 (10.59%) Sybase
6 9 (10.59%) Redknee
6 9 (10.59%) VMware
6 9 (10.59%) Isilon
7 8 (9.41%) Cisco
8 6 (7.06%) Adobe
8 6 (7.06%) Hitachi
8 6 (7.06%) BMC
8 6 (7.06%) AppDynamics
9 5 (5.88%) Juniper
9 5 (5.88%) Sun
9 5 (5.88%) Cognos
10 3 (3.53%) Veritas
10 3 (3.53%) Altiris
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