The first table below looks at the demand for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Cambridgeshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 50 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs citing Perl 17 17 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.36% 2.83% 4.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.33% 6.05% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 13
Average daily rate £375 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £293 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £350 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £413
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
Average hourly rate £33.24 - £42.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.22 - £31.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 - £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -38.35%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
319 281 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 44.24% 46.83% 55.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 141 235
Average daily rate £350 £303 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.70% -6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 28 47
Average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £51.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Perl
East of England

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +7 14 £375 +13.63% 39
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 34 (65.38%) UNIX
2 32 (61.54%) SQL
3 30 (57.69%) Linux
4 24 (46.15%) Finance
4 24 (46.15%) Java
5 22 (42.31%) Tomcat
6 21 (40.38%) CGI
6 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (38.46%) Sybase
7 20 (38.46%) Solaris
8 19 (36.54%) Subversion
9 17 (32.69%) Oracle
10 15 (28.85%) Apache
10 15 (28.85%) Sun
11 13 (25.00%) OO
12 12 (23.08%) J2EE
13 11 (21.15%) C
13 11 (21.15%) Python
14 8 (15.38%) Data Modelling
14 8 (15.38%) Degree
14 8 (15.38%) QA
14 8 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
15 7 (13.46%) Tcl
15 7 (13.46%) PHP
15 7 (13.46%) T-SQL
15 7 (13.46%) Advertising
15 7 (13.46%) TDD
16 6 (11.54%) AWK
16 6 (11.54%) Replication
16 6 (11.54%) BCP

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 22 (42.31%) Tomcat
2 15 (28.85%) Apache
3 5 (9.62%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.92%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) Internet
2 3 (5.77%) SMTP
3 2 (3.85%) DHCP
3 2 (3.85%) SNMP
3 2 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (1.92%) SAN
4 1 (1.92%) VPN
4 1 (1.92%) HTTP
4 1 (1.92%) Firewall
4 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) MySQL
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (36.54%) Subversion
2 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.85%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.92%) Robotium
4 1 (1.92%) Hudson
4 1 (1.92%) Bazaar
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) Selenium
4 1 (1.92%) JUnit
4 1 (1.92%) WinRunner
4 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.92%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.92%) JMeter
General
1 24 (46.15%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Advertising
3 3 (5.77%) Electronics
3 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (50.00%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.54%) Java Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Programmer
5 4 (7.69%) Java Programmer
5 4 (7.69%) Administrator
5 4 (7.69%) Java Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Python Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Sybase DBA
7 2 (3.85%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Programmer
7 2 (3.85%) DBA
7 2 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (40.38%) CGI
2 12 (23.08%) J2EE
3 6 (11.54%) J2SE
4 4 (7.69%) HTML
5 3 (5.77%) CSS3
5 3 (5.77%) OAuth
5 3 (5.77%) OpenID
5 3 (5.77%) HTML5
5 3 (5.77%) jQuery
5 3 (5.77%) CSS
5 3 (5.77%) .NET
6 2 (3.85%) XML
7 1 (1.92%) REST
7 1 (1.92%) Ajax
7 1 (1.92%) SOAP
7 1 (1.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Replication
2 5 (9.62%) Open Source
2 5 (9.62%) Clustering
3 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.92%) PKI
4 1 (1.92%) Animation
4 1 (1.92%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.92%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 34 (65.38%) UNIX
2 30 (57.69%) Linux
3 20 (38.46%) Solaris
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (7.69%) Windows
6 3 (5.77%) Debian
7 1 (1.92%) Android
7 1 (1.92%) CentOS
7 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.92%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.00%) OO
3 8 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 8 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (13.46%) TDD
5 6 (11.54%) BCP
5 6 (11.54%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing
6 5 (9.62%) Performance Testing
6 5 (9.62%) Multithreading
6 5 (9.62%) Load Balancing
6 5 (9.62%) UML
6 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.69%) Scrum
7 4 (7.69%) Test Strategy
8 3 (5.77%) Network Management
8 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (5.77%) OOD
9 2 (3.85%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (61.54%) SQL
2 24 (46.15%) Java
3 11 (21.15%) C
3 11 (21.15%) Python
4 7 (13.46%) Tcl
4 7 (13.46%) PHP
4 7 (13.46%) T-SQL
5 6 (11.54%) AWK
5 6 (11.54%) C++
5 6 (11.54%) Bourne shell
6 5 (9.62%) sed
7 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.85%) Ruby
7 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.92%) Korn
8 1 (1.92%) PHP5
8 1 (1.92%) Groovy
8 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) OCP
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.92%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (3.85%) vSphere
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.85%) KVM
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) OpenSSO
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (3.85%) Puppet
3 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.92%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) SCOM
3 1 (1.92%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Sybase
2 17 (32.69%) Oracle
3 15 (28.85%) Sun
4 6 (11.54%) Red Hat
5 5 (9.62%) Atlassian
5 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.69%) VMware
6 4 (7.69%) Perforce
7 2 (3.85%) EMC
7 2 (3.85%) SAP
8 1 (1.92%) Percona
8 1 (1.92%) Hitachi
8 1 (1.92%) NetApp
8 1 (1.92%) HP
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Rate: £500 per day
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