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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 91 96 55
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -41
Contract jobs citing Perl 39 29 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.40% 1.08% 2.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.15% 4.05% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 11
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£335 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.74% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £394 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £339
% change year-on-year
- +10.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
Average hourly rate £37.50 £20.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.92% +32.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £20.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £20.50 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +77.77%
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
757 716 808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.12% 26.59% 31.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 376 313
Average daily rate £350 £338 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 79
Average hourly rate £36.00 £17.11 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.40% -51.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £11.25 £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £42.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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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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 +8 15 £350 -5.08% 17
Slough -1 5 £300 +20.00% 1
Maidenhead +2 1 - -
Bracknell -11 1 £263 -22.22%
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 42 (58.33%) Python
2 41 (56.94%) UNIX
3 36 (50.00%) Java
4 34 (47.22%) Linux
5 32 (44.44%) SQL
6 24 (33.33%) C++
7 23 (31.94%) Oracle
8 19 (26.39%) Telecoms
9 17 (23.61%) Relational Database
10 16 (22.22%) Sybase
10 16 (22.22%) PHP
10 16 (22.22%) OLTP
10 16 (22.22%) RDBMS
10 16 (22.22%) Multithreading
11 15 (20.83%) Apache
12 13 (18.06%) HTML
12 13 (18.06%) MySQL
13 12 (16.67%) DNS
14 11 (15.28%) HTTP
14 11 (15.28%) VMware
14 11 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (13.89%) LTE
15 10 (13.89%) Bash Shell
15 10 (13.89%) Ruby
15 10 (13.89%) Shell Script
15 10 (13.89%) Red Hat
15 10 (13.89%) STL
15 10 (13.89%) Windows
15 10 (13.89%) DevOps
16 9 (12.50%) XML

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 15 (20.83%) Apache
2 7 (9.72%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 6 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (6.94%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.17%) IIS
6 2 (2.78%) Drupal
6 2 (2.78%) Confluence
6 2 (2.78%) Node.js
6 2 (2.78%) MediaWiki
7 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.39%) nginx
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.67%) DNS
2 11 (15.28%) HTTP
3 10 (13.89%) LTE
4 9 (12.50%) 3G
4 9 (12.50%) 4G
5 8 (11.11%) 2G
6 7 (9.72%) Radio Access Network
7 6 (8.33%) SSL
7 6 (8.33%) Internet
8 5 (6.94%) WAN
8 5 (6.94%) LAN
8 5 (6.94%) Firewall
9 4 (5.56%) TCP/IP
10 3 (4.17%) WLAN
10 3 (4.17%) IPv6
10 3 (4.17%) Wireless
10 3 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (4.17%) DAB
11 2 (2.78%) Wireshark
11 2 (2.78%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.61%) Relational Database
2 16 (22.22%) OLTP
2 16 (22.22%) RDBMS
3 13 (18.06%) MySQL
4 7 (9.72%) MS Access
5 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.94%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (6.94%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.17%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.39%) DB2
7 1 (1.39%) OLAP
7 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.33%) Introscope
3 5 (6.94%) Subversion
4 3 (4.17%) JIRA
4 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.17%) SoapUI
4 3 (4.17%) MSBuild
5 2 (2.78%) NuGet
5 2 (2.78%) Artifactory
5 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.78%) Hudson
5 2 (2.78%) PHPUnit
5 2 (2.78%) Selenium
5 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.39%) GNU Toolchain
6 1 (1.39%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.39%) BitKeeper
General
1 19 (26.39%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.33%) Finance
3 5 (6.94%) Banking
4 4 (5.56%) Back Office
5 2 (2.78%) Front Office
5 2 (2.78%) Retail
6 1 (1.39%) Marketing
6 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (30.56%) Developer
2 16 (22.22%) C++ Developer
3 9 (12.50%) Project Engineer
4 8 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) WebSphere Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Build Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Senior Security Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Security Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Cyber Security Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) DevOps Specialist
10 2 (2.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (2.78%) PHP Developer
10 2 (2.78%) Integration Specialist
10 2 (2.78%) Network Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.06%) HTML
2 10 (13.89%) STL
3 9 (12.50%) XML
4 7 (9.72%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (9.72%) LAMP
5 6 (8.33%) SOAP
5 6 (8.33%) Worklight
6 5 (6.94%) Ajax
6 5 (6.94%) .NET
6 5 (6.94%) CSS
7 4 (5.56%) XSL
7 4 (5.56%) XHTML
7 4 (5.56%) CSS3
7 4 (5.56%) HTML5
8 3 (4.17%) jQuery
9 2 (2.78%) Ext JS
9 2 (2.78%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.78%) POSIX
9 2 (2.78%) YUI
9 2 (2.78%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.17%) Taxonomies
3 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.78%) Wiki
3 2 (2.78%) Open Source
3 2 (2.78%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.78%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.39%) User Experience
4 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.39%) Biometrics
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Economics
4 1 (1.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 41 (56.94%) UNIX
2 34 (47.22%) Linux
3 10 (13.89%) Windows
4 8 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (8.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 6 (8.33%) Solaris
6 4 (5.56%) Android
7 3 (4.17%) Debian
7 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.78%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.78%) CentOS
9 1 (1.39%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.22%) Multithreading
2 10 (13.89%) DevOps
3 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.11%) OO
5 7 (9.72%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (6.94%) MVC
7 4 (5.56%) Scrum
7 4 (5.56%) ITIL
7 4 (5.56%) Project Management
7 4 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.17%) Digital Forensics
8 3 (4.17%) Release Management
8 3 (4.17%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.17%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (4.17%) Web Application Development
8 3 (4.17%) Analytics
8 3 (4.17%) Cyber Security
8 3 (4.17%) Malware Analysis
9 2 (2.78%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (58.33%) Python
2 36 (50.00%) Java
3 32 (44.44%) SQL
4 24 (33.33%) C++
5 16 (22.22%) PHP
6 10 (13.89%) Ruby
6 10 (13.89%) Shell Script
6 10 (13.89%) Bash Shell
7 8 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 7 (9.72%) C
9 6 (8.33%) Jython
10 3 (4.17%) C#
10 3 (4.17%) VB
10 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.39%) C-shell
11 1 (1.39%) sed
11 1 (1.39%) VBA
11 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.39%) XPath
11 1 (1.39%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) HNC
1 4 (5.56%) HND
2 3 (4.17%) CCNP
2 3 (4.17%) CCNA
2 3 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.17%) Degree
3 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 11 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.94%) NFS
3 2 (2.78%) Samba
3 2 (2.78%) Postfix
3 2 (2.78%) XenServer
3 2 (2.78%) iptables
4 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) Puppet
2 5 (6.94%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.78%) Salt
3 2 (2.78%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.39%) Netcool
4 1 (1.39%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.39%) Netcool/Proviso
Vendors
1 23 (31.94%) Oracle
2 16 (22.22%) Sybase
3 11 (15.28%) VMware
4 10 (13.89%) Red Hat
5 7 (9.72%) Citrix
6 6 (8.33%) Adobe
6 6 (8.33%) IBM
6 6 (8.33%) AppDynamics
7 5 (6.94%) Redknee
7 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.78%) NetHawk
9 1 (1.39%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 1 (1.39%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.39%) Hitachi
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