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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 65 84 79
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Contract jobs citing Perl 14 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.32% 1.00% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.38% 3.16% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 5
Average daily rate £390 £405 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £374 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £473 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
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
320 412 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.16% 31.72% 30.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 220 202
Average daily rate £363 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Average hourly rate £38.50 £26.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.07% +62.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 29 April 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 6 - -
High Wycombe +7 4 £395 - 1
Amersham - 1 - -
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 18 (78.26%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (43.48%) Finance
4 9 (39.13%) Java
4 9 (39.13%) PHP
4 9 (39.13%) Apache
4 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (34.78%) LAPP Stack
5 8 (34.78%) CSS3
5 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 8 (34.78%) HTML
5 8 (34.78%) CSS
5 8 (34.78%) ITIL
5 8 (34.78%) Web Development
5 8 (34.78%) HTML5
6 6 (26.09%) Unix
7 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
7 5 (21.74%) Clustering
8 4 (17.39%) AWK
8 4 (17.39%) VMware
8 4 (17.39%) VMware ESX
8 4 (17.39%) Migration
8 4 (17.39%) Change Management
8 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (17.39%) 3PAR
8 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
8 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (17.39%) Veritas File System
8 4 (17.39%) Veritas Cluster Server

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (39.13%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) SAN
2 3 (13.04%) Broadband
3 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (4.35%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (13.04%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Administrator
2 9 (39.13%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Perl Developer
4 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) AIX Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) CSS
1 8 (34.78%) CSS3
1 8 (34.78%) HTML
1 8 (34.78%) HTML5
1 8 (34.78%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Clustering
3 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 4 (17.39%) HACMP
4 3 (13.04%) LPAR
4 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Unix
3 4 (17.39%) AIX
3 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.04%) VMS
4 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
1 8 (34.78%) Web Development
2 4 (17.39%) Change Management
2 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
2 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (17.39%) High Availability
2 4 (17.39%) Migration
2 4 (17.39%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Analytics
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.04%) Data Analytics
3 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (13.04%) Storage Virtualisation
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.35%) SDLC
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Java
1 9 (39.13%) PHP
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) AWK
3 4 (17.39%) sed
3 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
4 3 (13.04%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) C
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) Tcl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 4 (17.39%) Veritas File System
1 4 (17.39%) VMware ESX
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
2 4 (17.39%) 3PAR
2 4 (17.39%) EMC
2 4 (17.39%) IBM
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Symantec
2 4 (17.39%) Veritas
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Greenplum
4 1 (4.35%) F5
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