The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 67 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Perl 10 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.03% 1.70% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.01% 5.45% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate £344 £386 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% -3.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
332 367 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 34.19% 31.26% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 175 177
Average daily rate £360 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 8
Average hourly rate £28.75 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £15.50 £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Milton Keynes +7 7 £338 -17.68% 4
High Wycombe - 1 £350 -
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) Finance
3 9 (47.37%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (47.37%) Clustering
3 9 (47.37%) Apache
3 9 (47.37%) Unix
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) High Availability
4 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
5 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (26.32%) F5
6 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
6 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
6 5 (26.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (26.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (26.32%) Middleware
6 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (26.32%) J2EE
6 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
6 5 (26.32%) Java
6 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
6 5 (26.32%) JBoss
6 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
7 4 (21.05%) EMC
7 4 (21.05%) SLA
7 4 (21.05%) IBM
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (21.05%) PHP
7 4 (21.05%) VBA
7 4 (21.05%) .NET

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 9 (47.37%) Apache
2 5 (26.32%) JBoss
2 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
2 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
3 4 (21.05%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 5 (26.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (21.05%) SAN
3 3 (15.79%) Broadband
4 2 (10.53%) FTP
4 2 (10.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (21.05%) Easytrieve
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Middleware Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Development Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Development Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) J2EE
1 5 (26.32%) Middleware
2 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
2 4 (21.05%) CSS3
2 4 (21.05%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) HTML5
2 4 (21.05%) ISPF
2 4 (21.05%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Clustering
2 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
3 4 (21.05%) HACMP
3 4 (21.05%) Mainframe
3 4 (21.05%) VSAM
4 3 (15.79%) LPAR
4 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Unix
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) AIX
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (47.37%) High Availability
2 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
3 4 (21.05%) Change Management
3 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Migration
3 4 (21.05%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Web Development
4 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
1 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
2 4 (21.05%) Assembly Language
2 4 (21.05%) AWK
2 4 (21.05%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) C++
2 4 (21.05%) CLIST
2 4 (21.05%) COBOL
2 4 (21.05%) JCL
2 4 (21.05%) PHP
2 4 (21.05%) REXX
2 4 (21.05%) sed
2 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
2 4 (21.05%) VBA
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (21.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (21.05%) Veritas File System
2 4 (21.05%) VMware ESX
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
2 5 (26.32%) F5
3 4 (21.05%) 3PAR
3 4 (21.05%) CA
3 4 (21.05%) EMC
3 4 (21.05%) IBM
3 4 (21.05%) Micro Focus
3 4 (21.05%) Symantec
3 4 (21.05%) Veritas
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Greenplum
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
Milton Keynes
Vivid Resourcing
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