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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 19 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Contract jobs citing Perl 59 23 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.24% 3.25% 4.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.03% 7.74% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 3 15
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£405 £360 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £369
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.20 £33.70 £36.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £38.55 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+23.23% +1.42%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
368 297 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 45.15% 42.01% 46.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 140 167
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 63
Average hourly rate £45.00 £39.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% +4.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £26.50 £31.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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 31 July 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
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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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
(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
Cambridge +22 51 £425 +18.05% 31
Peterborough - 6 £225 - 1
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 44 (54.32%) Oracle
2 32 (39.51%) Linux
3 29 (35.80%) XML
4 25 (30.86%) SQL
5 24 (29.63%) UNIX
6 21 (25.93%) PHP
7 20 (24.69%) XSLT
7 20 (24.69%) Tcl
8 19 (23.46%) Open Source
9 17 (20.99%) HTML
10 16 (19.75%) Ant
10 16 (19.75%) CSS
10 16 (19.75%) MS Exchange
10 16 (19.75%) SMTP
10 16 (19.75%) HTML5
10 16 (19.75%) OAuth
10 16 (19.75%) jQuery
10 16 (19.75%) PowerShell
10 16 (19.75%) OpenID
10 16 (19.75%) OpenSSO
10 16 (19.75%) CSS3
11 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
11 14 (17.28%) Finance
11 14 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (16.05%) Java
13 12 (14.81%) J2EE
13 12 (14.81%) J2SE
14 11 (13.58%) Tomcat
14 11 (13.58%) Sun
14 11 (13.58%) WebLogic

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (19.75%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.58%) Tomcat
2 11 (13.58%) WebLogic
3 8 (9.88%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.75%) SMTP
2 5 (6.17%) DHCP
2 5 (6.17%) DNS
3 4 (4.94%) Internet
4 2 (2.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (19.75%) Ant
2 10 (12.35%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (3.70%) Subversion
5 2 (2.47%) Selenium
6 1 (1.23%) Bazaar
6 1 (1.23%) Robotium
6 1 (1.23%) JIRA
6 1 (1.23%) JUnit
6 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.23%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.23%) WinRunner
6 1 (1.23%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.23%) JMeter
General
1 14 (17.28%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.70%) Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Advertising
6 1 (1.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 42 (51.85%) Developer
2 16 (19.75%) Author
2 16 (19.75%) Technical Author
3 8 (9.88%) Architect
4 7 (8.64%) Java Architect
5 6 (7.41%) Administrator
5 6 (7.41%) Web Developer
5 6 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (7.41%) Technical Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.94%) Consultant
7 4 (4.94%) Linux Consultant
7 4 (4.94%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 3 (3.70%) Principal Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (3.70%) Design Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.47%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.47%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (35.80%) XML
2 20 (24.69%) XSLT
3 17 (20.99%) HTML
4 16 (19.75%) CSS
4 16 (19.75%) jQuery
4 16 (19.75%) OAuth
4 16 (19.75%) OpenID
4 16 (19.75%) HTML5
4 16 (19.75%) CSS3
5 12 (14.81%) J2EE
5 12 (14.81%) J2SE
6 9 (11.11%) .NET
7 7 (8.64%) CGI
8 1 (1.23%) LAMP
8 1 (1.23%) Ajax
8 1 (1.23%) SOAP
8 1 (1.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.46%) Open Source
2 6 (7.41%) Clustering
3 3 (3.70%) PKI
3 3 (3.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.23%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.23%) Statistics
4 1 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.23%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 32 (39.51%) Linux
2 24 (29.63%) UNIX
3 11 (13.58%) Solaris
3 11 (13.58%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.70%) CentOS
5 3 (3.70%) Windows
6 2 (2.47%) HPUX
7 1 (1.23%) Debian
7 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (13.58%) UML
2 11 (13.58%) Multithreading
3 8 (9.88%) Unit Testing
3 8 (9.88%) OO
3 8 (9.88%) Migration
4 6 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (7.41%) Load Balancing
5 5 (6.17%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (6.17%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (6.17%) ERP
5 5 (6.17%) Scrum
5 5 (6.17%) ITSM
5 5 (6.17%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (4.94%) TDD
6 4 (4.94%) ITIL
6 4 (4.94%) Business Analysis
6 4 (4.94%) Performance Testing
7 3 (3.70%) Test Strategy
7 3 (3.70%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.86%) SQL
2 21 (25.93%) PHP
3 20 (24.69%) Tcl
4 16 (19.75%) PowerShell
5 13 (16.05%) Java
6 7 (8.64%) PL/SQL
7 6 (7.41%) Korn
8 4 (4.94%) Python
9 3 (3.70%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.70%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.70%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.47%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.47%) C
10 2 (2.47%) C++
11 1 (1.23%) Ruby
11 1 (1.23%) PHP5
11 1 (1.23%) Groovy
11 1 (1.23%) C#
11 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) RHCE
2 3 (3.70%) Degree
2 3 (3.70%) OCP
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (4.94%) VMware ESX
2 4 (4.94%) vSphere
3 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (19.75%) OpenSSO
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (6.17%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (3.70%) SCCM
4 3 (3.70%) SCOM
5 1 (1.23%) Nagios
5 1 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (54.32%) Oracle
2 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
3 11 (13.58%) Sun
3 11 (13.58%) Atlassian
4 7 (8.64%) Sybase
5 6 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.17%) SAP
6 5 (6.17%) EMC
7 4 (4.94%) VMware
8 2 (2.47%) Perforce
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - 375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago