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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 13 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -9
Contract jobs citing Perl 70 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 9.03% 2.25% 2.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.15% 5.25% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 5 11
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£400 £270 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -36.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £254 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £284 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £363
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
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
316 324 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.77% 42.80% 46.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 129 159
Average daily rate £350 £300 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -8.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 61
Average hourly rate £57.50 £39.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.43% +1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £26.40 £29.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 +26 69 £400 +49.53% 22
Huntingdon - - - -
Peterborough - - - - 1
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 58 (51.33%) Oracle
2 42 (37.17%) SQL
3 39 (34.51%) XML
4 38 (33.63%) Linux
5 36 (31.86%) PHP
5 36 (31.86%) Tcl
6 32 (28.32%) UNIX
7 31 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (27.43%) Open Source
8 30 (26.55%) XSLT
9 24 (21.24%) HTML
9 24 (21.24%) HTML5
10 23 (20.35%) OpenID
10 23 (20.35%) OpenSSO
10 23 (20.35%) CSS3
10 23 (20.35%) OAuth
10 23 (20.35%) jQuery
10 23 (20.35%) CSS
11 22 (19.47%) Ant
11 22 (19.47%) PowerShell
12 20 (17.70%) Finance
13 19 (16.81%) J2EE
13 19 (16.81%) Java
13 19 (16.81%) J2SE
13 19 (16.81%) MS Exchange
13 19 (16.81%) SMTP
14 18 (15.93%) Sun
14 18 (15.93%) Tomcat
14 18 (15.93%) WebLogic
14 18 (15.93%) Solaris

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (16.81%) MS Exchange
2 18 (15.93%) Tomcat
2 18 (15.93%) WebLogic
3 10 (8.85%) Apache
4 5 (4.42%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (7.08%) FrameMaker
2 1 (0.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) IaaS
1 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.81%) SMTP
2 6 (5.31%) Internet
3 3 (2.65%) DNS
3 3 (2.65%) DHCP
4 1 (0.88%) HTTP
4 1 (0.88%) DECT
4 1 (0.88%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.96%) MySQL
2 5 (4.42%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (19.47%) Ant
2 15 (13.27%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.54%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (2.65%) Subversion
5 2 (1.77%) Selenium
6 1 (0.88%) Robotium
6 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.88%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.88%) WinRunner
6 1 (0.88%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.88%) JUnit
6 1 (0.88%) JIRA
6 1 (0.88%) JMeter
General
1 20 (17.70%) Finance
2 7 (6.19%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.42%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.65%) Banking
4 3 (2.65%) Advertising
5 1 (0.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 62 (54.87%) Developer
2 20 (17.70%) Author
2 20 (17.70%) Technical Author
3 13 (11.50%) Web Developer
4 11 (9.73%) Architect
5 10 (8.85%) PHP Developer
5 10 (8.85%) Java Architect
6 7 (6.19%) Principal Engineer
6 7 (6.19%) Design Engineer
7 6 (5.31%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (5.31%) Technical Developer
8 5 (4.42%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 5 (4.42%) Analyst
9 4 (3.54%) Administrator
9 4 (3.54%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (2.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (2.65%) Linux Consultant
10 3 (2.65%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (2.65%) Java Developer
10 3 (2.65%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (34.51%) XML
2 30 (26.55%) XSLT
3 24 (21.24%) HTML
3 24 (21.24%) HTML5
4 23 (20.35%) OpenID
4 23 (20.35%) CSS3
4 23 (20.35%) OAuth
4 23 (20.35%) jQuery
4 23 (20.35%) CSS
5 19 (16.81%) J2EE
5 19 (16.81%) J2SE
6 10 (8.85%) LAMP
7 9 (7.96%) .NET
8 8 (7.08%) CGI
9 5 (4.42%) XSL
10 1 (0.88%) MCollective
10 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (27.43%) Open Source
2 8 (7.08%) Clustering
3 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.42%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.77%) PKI
6 1 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.88%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 38 (33.63%) Linux
2 32 (28.32%) UNIX
3 18 (15.93%) Solaris
3 18 (15.93%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.77%) CentOS
6 1 (0.88%) Android
6 1 (0.88%) Windows
6 1 (0.88%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (15.93%) UML
2 18 (15.93%) Multithreading
3 10 (8.85%) Scrum
3 10 (8.85%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (8.85%) Unit Testing
3 10 (8.85%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (7.96%) OO
5 8 (7.08%) OOA/OOD
5 8 (7.08%) Load Balancing
6 7 (6.19%) Migration
7 6 (5.31%) TDD
7 6 (5.31%) Line Management
8 5 (4.42%) Test Strategy
8 5 (4.42%) Performance Testing
8 5 (4.42%) Content Management
8 5 (4.42%) ITSM
9 4 (3.54%) Business Analysis
10 3 (2.65%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (2.65%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 42 (37.17%) SQL
2 36 (31.86%) PHP
2 36 (31.86%) Tcl
3 22 (19.47%) PowerShell
4 19 (16.81%) Java
5 10 (8.85%) PL/SQL
6 9 (7.96%) Python
7 6 (5.31%) Korn
8 4 (3.54%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.65%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.65%) Ruby
10 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.77%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.77%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.88%) TTCN
11 1 (0.88%) Groovy
11 1 (0.88%) C
11 1 (0.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (3.54%) Degree
2 3 (2.65%) RHCE
3 2 (1.77%) OCP
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.65%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.77%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (20.35%) OpenSSO
2 4 (3.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (3.54%) Puppet
3 3 (2.65%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (2.65%) Nagios
4 2 (1.77%) SCCM
4 2 (1.77%) SCOM
5 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 58 (51.33%) Oracle
2 18 (15.93%) Sun
2 18 (15.93%) Atlassian
3 16 (14.16%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.08%) Sybase
5 3 (2.65%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.65%) EMC
5 3 (2.65%) SAP
6 2 (1.77%) VMware
7 1 (0.88%) Perforce
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