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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 70 72 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Contract jobs citing Perl 16 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.40% 0.49% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.73% 1.62% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Average daily rate
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£410 £400 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +77.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.70% +1.42%
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
338 309 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.65% 30.32% 24.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 180 84
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 19
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £28.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 2015. 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
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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 -13 3 £410 +2.50% 1
Amersham - - - -
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 23 (65.71%) Python
2 20 (57.14%) Linux
2 20 (57.14%) SQL
3 18 (51.43%) Java
4 15 (42.86%) C++
4 15 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 14 (40.00%) C
5 14 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (40.00%) Greenplum
6 13 (37.14%) Business Objects
6 13 (37.14%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (37.14%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (37.14%) Analytics
7 12 (34.29%) Radio Access Network
7 12 (34.29%) UNIX
8 9 (25.71%) QA
9 6 (17.14%) ISTQB
9 6 (17.14%) Network Architecture
10 5 (14.29%) Oracle
10 5 (14.29%) HTML
10 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 4 (11.43%) AWK
11 4 (11.43%) VMware
11 4 (11.43%) Finance
11 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (11.43%) Java EE
11 4 (11.43%) Degree
11 4 (11.43%) MySQL
11 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
11 4 (11.43%) Windows

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.71%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (5.71%) SSH
2 2 (5.71%) VoIP
2 2 (5.71%) SAN
2 2 (5.71%) IPv4
2 2 (5.71%) IPv6
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.86%) Telnet
3 1 (2.86%) 2G
3 1 (2.86%) 3G
3 1 (2.86%) SNMP
3 1 (2.86%) LTE
3 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (37.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (11.43%) MySQL
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.71%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Bugzilla
1 2 (5.71%) Subversion
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) Ant
2 1 (2.86%) Maven
General
1 15 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) QA Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Architect
2 6 (17.14%) Technical Design Authority
3 5 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (5.71%) C++ Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.71%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Quality Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Development Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) UNIX Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Tester
6 1 (2.86%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (2.86%) Programmer
6 1 (2.86%) Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) HTML
2 4 (11.43%) Java EE
3 2 (5.71%) Spring
3 2 (5.71%) Ajax
3 2 (5.71%) jQuery
3 2 (5.71%) JPA
3 2 (5.71%) .NET
3 2 (5.71%) JMS
3 2 (5.71%) XHTML
4 1 (2.86%) XML
4 1 (2.86%) J2EE
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Clustering
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) UNIX
3 4 (11.43%) Windows
4 2 (5.71%) SUSE
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.71%) HPUX
4 2 (5.71%) Solaris
4 2 (5.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) Analytics
2 6 (17.14%) Network Architecture
3 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Test Management
6 2 (5.71%) System Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.71%) SOA
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.86%) ETL
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL
7 1 (2.86%) SSADM
7 1 (2.86%) OWASP
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) Python
2 20 (57.14%) SQL
3 18 (51.43%) Java
4 15 (42.86%) C++
5 14 (40.00%) C
6 4 (11.43%) AWK
6 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.57%) C#
8 2 (5.71%) VB6
8 2 (5.71%) COBOL
8 2 (5.71%) VB
8 2 (5.71%) Korn
8 2 (5.71%) Bourne shell
8 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) ISTQB
2 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) ISEB
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) NFS
2 1 (2.86%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (5.71%) YaST
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Greenplum
2 13 (37.14%) Business Objects
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle
4 4 (11.43%) VMware
5 2 (5.71%) Northgate
5 2 (5.71%) Juniper
5 2 (5.71%) Veritas
5 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco
5 2 (5.71%) Sun
5 2 (5.71%) Symantec
6 1 (2.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (2.86%) Remedy
6 1 (2.86%) Nortel
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.86%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.86%) Huawei
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