The first table below looks at the demand for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bristol region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 52 46 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Contract jobs citing Perl 20 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.51% 0.73% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.15% 2.45% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £318 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.98% -4.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £369
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+23.23% +1.42%
Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
325 163 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 40.78% 29.80% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 108 147
Average daily rate £375 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 23
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +3.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £26.20 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Perl
South West

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 32 (94.12%) PHP
2 29 (85.29%) DevOps
3 28 (82.35%) Puppet
4 27 (79.41%) Java
5 26 (76.47%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (70.59%) Ruby
7 23 (67.65%) VMware
7 23 (67.65%) Linux
7 23 (67.65%) Bash Shell
8 22 (64.71%) LAMP
9 21 (61.76%) Debian
9 21 (61.76%) Red Hat
9 21 (61.76%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (58.82%) VPN
10 20 (58.82%) Firewall
10 20 (58.82%) Ubuntu
11 19 (55.88%) XenServer
12 17 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
13 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (41.18%) Apache
14 14 (41.18%) SQL
14 14 (41.18%) CentOS
15 13 (38.24%) Git (software)
15 13 (38.24%) nginx
15 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
15 13 (38.24%) MySQL
15 13 (38.24%) Samba
16 12 (35.29%) Postfix
17 11 (32.35%) Build Automation
17 11 (32.35%) ZABBIX

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (41.18%) Apache
2 13 (38.24%) nginx
3 10 (29.41%) MediaWiki
3 10 (29.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) CATIA
1 3 (8.82%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 20 (58.82%) VPN
1 20 (58.82%) Firewall
2 11 (32.35%) LAN
2 11 (32.35%) WAN
2 11 (32.35%) IPv6
3 10 (29.41%) OSPF
3 10 (29.41%) BGP
3 10 (29.41%) IPsec
3 10 (29.41%) EIGRP
3 10 (29.41%) LDAP
3 10 (29.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) MySQL
2 10 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (29.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Git (software)
1 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
2 11 (32.35%) Subversion
3 10 (29.41%) JIRA
3 10 (29.41%) Hudson
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
1 1 (2.94%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (38.24%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (14.71%) Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Junior Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Junior
6 1 (2.94%) Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Python Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Perl Developer
6 1 (2.94%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (64.71%) LAMP
2 3 (8.82%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Wiki
2 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Linux
2 21 (61.76%) Debian
3 20 (58.82%) Ubuntu
4 14 (41.18%) CentOS
5 11 (32.35%) Windows
6 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) DevOps
2 26 (76.47%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (32.35%) Build Automation
5 10 (29.41%) Data Modelling
5 10 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (29.41%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.82%) Web Development
7 3 (8.82%) PLM
7 3 (8.82%) PDM
8 1 (2.94%) ETL
8 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.94%) BDD
8 1 (2.94%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) PHP
2 27 (79.41%) Java
3 24 (70.59%) Ruby
4 23 (67.65%) Bash Shell
5 14 (41.18%) SQL
6 11 (32.35%) Python
7 6 (17.65%) Scala
8 4 (11.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.94%) CCNA
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (55.88%) XenServer
3 13 (38.24%) Samba
4 12 (35.29%) Postfix
5 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 28 (82.35%) Puppet
2 17 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (32.35%) ZABBIX
3 11 (32.35%) Salt
4 6 (17.65%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) VMware
2 21 (61.76%) Red Hat
3 11 (32.35%) Citrix
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle
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