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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 38 32 59
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +27
Contract jobs citing Perl 31 28 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.13% 4.58% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.66% 8.70% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 4
Average daily rate
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£340 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £353
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +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
321 322 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 42.74% 52.61% 47.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 128 166
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £700 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 40 60
Average hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £46.75 £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 27 November 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 27 November 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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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 +5 23 £340 -20.00% 14
St Neots - - - -
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 43 (40.57%) XML
2 42 (39.62%) Oracle
3 37 (34.91%) SQL
4 32 (30.19%) XSLT
4 32 (30.19%) Linux
5 28 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (24.53%) Ant
6 26 (24.53%) PowerShell
7 25 (23.58%) PHP
7 25 (23.58%) Tcl
8 24 (22.64%) UNIX
9 20 (18.87%) Open Source
10 16 (15.09%) HTML
11 15 (14.15%) Java
11 15 (14.15%) CSS
12 14 (13.21%) UML
12 14 (13.21%) Solaris
12 14 (13.21%) Tomcat
12 14 (13.21%) WebLogic
12 14 (13.21%) J2EE
12 14 (13.21%) J2SE
12 14 (13.21%) Sun
12 14 (13.21%) Finance
12 14 (13.21%) HTML5
12 14 (13.21%) Atlassian
12 14 (13.21%) jQuery
12 14 (13.21%) Multithreading
12 14 (13.21%) Oracle Linux
13 13 (12.26%) CSS3
13 13 (12.26%) OpenID

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 14 (13.21%) Tomcat
1 14 (13.21%) WebLogic
2 9 (8.49%) MS Exchange
3 7 (6.60%) Apache
4 6 (5.66%) CMS
5 1 (0.94%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (10.38%) FrameMaker
2 1 (0.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) GitHub
1 1 (0.94%) IaaS
1 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.49%) SMTP
2 5 (4.72%) Internet
3 2 (1.89%) DNS
3 2 (1.89%) DHCP
4 1 (0.94%) TETRA
4 1 (0.94%) HTTP
4 1 (0.94%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.43%) MySQL
2 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (24.53%) Ant
2 13 (12.26%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.66%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (2.83%) Subversion
5 2 (1.89%) Selenium
6 1 (0.94%) JIRA
6 1 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 14 (13.21%) Finance
2 6 (5.66%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.83%) Advertising
4 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.94%) Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 57 (53.77%) Developer
2 24 (22.64%) Author
2 24 (22.64%) Technical Author
3 11 (10.38%) PHP Developer
3 11 (10.38%) Web Developer
4 7 (6.60%) Design Engineer
4 7 (6.60%) Architect
4 7 (6.60%) Principal Engineer
5 6 (5.66%) Software Developer
5 6 (5.66%) Senior Software Developer
5 6 (5.66%) Senior Developer
5 6 (5.66%) Java Architect
6 5 (4.72%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (4.72%) Technical Developer
7 4 (3.77%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (1.89%) Consultant
8 2 (1.89%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (1.89%) Java Developer
8 2 (1.89%) Analyst
8 2 (1.89%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (40.57%) XML
2 32 (30.19%) XSLT
3 16 (15.09%) HTML
4 15 (14.15%) CSS
5 14 (13.21%) J2EE
5 14 (13.21%) J2SE
5 14 (13.21%) HTML5
5 14 (13.21%) jQuery
6 13 (12.26%) CSS3
6 13 (12.26%) OpenID
6 13 (12.26%) OAuth
7 11 (10.38%) LAMP
8 7 (6.60%) .NET
9 6 (5.66%) XSL
10 4 (3.77%) CGI
11 2 (1.89%) Web Services
11 2 (1.89%) Ajax
12 1 (0.94%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.87%) Open Source
2 9 (8.49%) Mathematics
3 6 (5.66%) Informatics
4 5 (4.72%) Statistics
4 5 (4.72%) Clustering
4 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.72%) Data Structures
4 5 (4.72%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.89%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 32 (30.19%) Linux
2 24 (22.64%) UNIX
3 14 (13.21%) Solaris
3 14 (13.21%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.94%) CentOS
5 1 (0.94%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (13.21%) UML
2 14 (13.21%) Multithreading
3 11 (10.38%) Unit Testing
4 9 (8.49%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (8.49%) Scrum
4 9 (8.49%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (7.55%) Migration
5 8 (7.55%) Web Development
6 7 (6.60%) OO
7 6 (5.66%) Business Analysis
7 6 (5.66%) Content Management
7 6 (5.66%) Bioinformatics
8 5 (4.72%) TDD
8 5 (4.72%) Load Balancing
8 5 (4.72%) ITSM
8 5 (4.72%) DNA
8 5 (4.72%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (3.77%) Test Strategy
9 4 (3.77%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (34.91%) SQL
2 26 (24.53%) PowerShell
3 25 (23.58%) PHP
3 25 (23.58%) Tcl
4 15 (14.15%) Java
5 10 (9.43%) PL/SQL
5 10 (9.43%) Python
6 7 (6.60%) Korn
6 7 (6.60%) C
7 6 (5.66%) C++
8 4 (3.77%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.83%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.89%) Ruby
10 2 (1.89%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.94%) TTCN
11 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.43%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) RHCE
3 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.94%) OCP
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.94%) vSphere
2 1 (0.94%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (12.26%) OpenSSO
2 4 (3.77%) Puppet
3 3 (2.83%) Nagios
4 2 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.89%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.94%) SCCM
5 1 (0.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (39.62%) Oracle
2 14 (13.21%) Sun
2 14 (13.21%) Atlassian
3 11 (10.38%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.77%) Sybase
5 2 (1.89%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.89%) EMC
5 2 (1.89%) SAP
6 1 (0.94%) VMware
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