The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 28 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 0.56% 1.53% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.72% 5.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£355 £294 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.39% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
Perl
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
58 60 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 32.40% 30.61% 28.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 33 26
Average daily rate £338 £288 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% +30.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £181 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £435 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (75.00%) MPEG
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) Tcl
2 3 (75.00%) DVB
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) IPTV
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Video on Demand
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Capita
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) RDBMS

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) DVB
1 3 (75.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Integration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (75.00%) MPEG
1 3 (75.00%) IPTV
1 3 (75.00%) Video on Demand
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Tcl
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Capita
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware