The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 62 54 48
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Contract jobs citing Perl 10 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.14% 2.23% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.91% 5.31% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -15.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -1.40%
Perl
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
344 339 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 39.22% 42.06% 29.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 271 90
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 July 2015, 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 20 (90.91%) Linux
2 19 (86.36%) Python
2 19 (86.36%) Windows
3 16 (72.73%) Bash Shell
4 15 (68.18%) Puppet
4 15 (68.18%) DevOps
5 14 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (59.09%) PHP
7 12 (54.55%) VMware
7 12 (54.55%) Ruby
8 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (50.00%) Ansible
8 11 (50.00%) Jenkins
9 10 (45.45%) Hudson
9 10 (45.45%) CentOS
9 10 (45.45%) Firewall
9 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
9 10 (45.45%) LAN
9 10 (45.45%) WAN
10 9 (40.91%) SQL
10 9 (40.91%) Salt
11 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
11 8 (36.36%) Ubuntu
11 8 (36.36%) UNIX
11 8 (36.36%) CCNA
11 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
11 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (31.82%) Apache
2 6 (27.27%) IIS
2 6 (27.27%) nginx
3 4 (18.18%) IBM Notes
3 4 (18.18%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
4 3 (13.64%) Confluence
4 3 (13.64%) MediaWiki
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) LAN
1 10 (45.45%) WAN
1 10 (45.45%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) IPsec
2 3 (13.64%) Network Security
2 3 (13.64%) OSPF
2 3 (13.64%) BGP
2 3 (13.64%) EIGRP
2 3 (13.64%) VPN
2 3 (13.64%) IPv6
2 3 (13.64%) LDAP
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 4 (18.18%) MySQL
3 4 (18.18%) MarkLogic
3 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (45.45%) Hudson
3 4 (18.18%) JIRA
4 3 (13.64%) Subversion
4 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.55%) Selenium
5 1 (4.55%) Behat
5 1 (4.55%) PhpStorm
5 1 (4.55%) GitLab
General
1 1 (4.55%) Billing
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Administrator
4 6 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (22.73%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (9.09%) Junior
7 2 (9.09%) Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Developer
8 1 (4.55%) IT Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Support Technician
8 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) QA Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Python Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Linux Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) QA Automation Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Linux Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 3 (13.64%) Flash
3 2 (9.09%) LAMP
4 1 (4.55%) Django
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) CSS3
4 1 (4.55%) CGI
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 3 (13.64%) Wiki
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Linux
2 19 (86.36%) Windows
3 10 (45.45%) CentOS
4 8 (36.36%) UNIX
4 8 (36.36%) Ubuntu
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (27.27%) Debian
7 4 (18.18%) Fedora
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) DevOps
2 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 4 (18.18%) Build Automation
6 3 (13.64%) Database Theory
6 3 (13.64%) Relational Database Theory
6 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.55%) CRM
7 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.55%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) Python
2 16 (72.73%) Bash Shell
3 13 (59.09%) PHP
4 12 (54.55%) Ruby
5 9 (40.91%) SQL
6 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
7 3 (13.64%) Java
8 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) CCNA
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (31.82%) XenServer
3 6 (27.27%) Postfix
3 6 (27.27%) Samba
4 3 (13.64%) iptables
Systems Management
1 15 (68.18%) Puppet
2 14 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (50.00%) Ansible
4 9 (40.91%) Salt
5 4 (18.18%) Vagrant
6 3 (13.64%) ZABBIX
7 1 (4.55%) Zenoss
7 1 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
3 7 (31.82%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) NetApp
4 4 (18.18%) Lotus
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
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