The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 44 12 47
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +35
Contract jobs citing Perl 31 75 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.66% 9.04% 2.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.42% 20.60% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 45 2
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£381 £400 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +56.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £320 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £259
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £381 £353
% change year-on-year
+2.29% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £33.75 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.55 £32.20 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.95 £47.00 £38.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Perl
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
418 364 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 49.29% 43.86% 41.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 227 139
Average daily rate £360 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £264 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 17
Average hourly rate £41.50 £47.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.63% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.50 £26.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Perl Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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
Cambridge -29 24 £381 -4.68% 15
Peterborough -3 3 - - 1
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 36 (87.80%) Linux
2 25 (60.98%) Java
3 23 (56.10%) Ruby
3 23 (56.10%) Puppet
3 23 (56.10%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (56.10%) DevOps
4 21 (51.22%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (51.22%) Ansible
4 21 (51.22%) Bash Shell
5 19 (46.34%) PHP
6 16 (39.02%) UNIX
7 11 (26.83%) SQL
8 10 (24.39%) Python
9 9 (21.95%) MySQL
10 8 (19.51%) Oracle
10 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
11 6 (14.63%) Bioinformatics
11 6 (14.63%) Degree
11 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
12 5 (12.20%) Statistical Analysis
12 5 (12.20%) Proteomics
12 5 (12.20%) IaaS
12 5 (12.20%) R
12 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
12 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
12 5 (12.20%) Benchmarking
12 5 (12.20%) PhD
12 5 (12.20%) Web Services
13 4 (9.76%) SOAP
13 4 (9.76%) Windows

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (4.88%) Node.js
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) JBoss
2 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 23 (56.10%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) LDAP
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) MySQL
2 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) JIRA
1 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Gerrit
2 1 (2.44%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (43.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.20%) Administrator
4 5 (12.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.20%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Support
8 1 (2.44%) Programmer
8 1 (2.44%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Support Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Programmer
8 1 (2.44%) Python Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Web Services
2 4 (9.76%) SOAP
3 3 (7.32%) HTML
3 3 (7.32%) .NET
4 2 (4.88%) J2EE
4 2 (4.88%) HTML5
4 2 (4.88%) Sensu
5 1 (2.44%) Catalyst
5 1 (2.44%) DBIx::Class
5 1 (2.44%) EJB
5 1 (2.44%) JSP
5 1 (2.44%) Servlets
5 1 (2.44%) Struts
5 1 (2.44%) XML
5 1 (2.44%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.20%) Proteomics
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.44%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 36 (87.80%) Linux
2 16 (39.02%) UNIX
3 4 (9.76%) Windows
4 1 (2.44%) AIX
4 1 (2.44%) CentOS
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) DevOps
2 6 (14.63%) Bioinformatics
3 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
3 5 (12.20%) Statistical Analysis
3 5 (12.20%) Benchmarking
4 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.88%) ITSM
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL
5 2 (4.88%) ERP
5 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.88%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.88%) Automated Testing
5 2 (4.88%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (4.88%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.88%) System Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Web Development
6 1 (2.44%) B2B
6 1 (2.44%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) Java
2 23 (56.10%) Ruby
3 21 (51.22%) Bash Shell
4 19 (46.34%) PHP
5 11 (26.83%) SQL
6 10 (24.39%) Python
7 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
8 5 (12.20%) R
9 4 (9.76%) C++
10 2 (4.88%) C
10 2 (4.88%) VB
10 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (56.10%) Puppet
2 21 (51.22%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (51.22%) Ansible
3 3 (7.32%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (4.88%) logstash
4 2 (4.88%) Graphite
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.44%) VMware
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe
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