The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 27 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Perl 3 0 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.64% - 10.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.66% - 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 19
Average daily rate
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£463 - £650
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 - £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 - £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+6.40% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
82 27 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 44.81% 23.08% 49.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 15 82
Average daily rate £500 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £448 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Canary Wharf

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 12 (92.31%) UNIX
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 8 (61.54%) Banking
4 7 (53.85%) Shell Script
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
6 5 (38.46%) Java
6 5 (38.46%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) Finance
7 4 (30.77%) Front Office
7 4 (30.77%) Sybase
7 4 (30.77%) OO
7 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
7 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
8 3 (23.08%) Moose
8 3 (23.08%) Korn
8 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Derivative
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (23.08%) Informix
8 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) SunGard
8 3 (23.08%) DB2
8 3 (23.08%) VBA
8 3 (23.08%) Project Management
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (23.08%) Global One
8 3 (23.08%) UniData

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Portal
1 1 (7.69%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 3 (23.08%) DB2
3 3 (23.08%) Informix
3 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
3 3 (23.08%) UniData
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
5 1 (7.69%) Big Data
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Ant
1 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (7.69%) ClearQuest
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
1 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Hudson
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (61.54%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Front Office
3 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Perl Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Moose
2 2 (15.38%) JSF
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Flex
3 1 (7.69%) Ext JS
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Derivative
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Equities
3 1 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Wiki
3 1 (7.69%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) UNIX
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Shell Script
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) VBA
3 3 (23.08%) UniBasic
3 3 (23.08%) Korn
4 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 2 (15.38%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) VC++
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VBScript
5 1 (7.69%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Sybase
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) SunGard
4 1 (7.69%) Informatica
4 1 (7.69%) Reuters
4 1 (7.69%) Bloomberg
4 1 (7.69%) Perforce
4 1 (7.69%) Solace