The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 19 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 17 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing Perl 4 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.42% 5.93% 2.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.53% 15.56% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 5
Average daily rate
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£474 £431 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.79% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £425 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £510 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £33.78 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-0.07% -11.69%
Perl
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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 Docklands, London region.

Programming Languages Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 90 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 32.48% 38.14% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 75 55
Average daily rate £439 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.30% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £425 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the Docklands, London region.

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) SUSE
4 1 (16.67%) Samba
4 1 (16.67%) CLARiiON
4 1 (16.67%) LDAP
4 1 (16.67%) FTP
4 1 (16.67%) NFS
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) SSH
4 1 (16.67%) Maven
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) BMC
4 1 (16.67%) Veritas
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (16.67%) Control-M
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 (16.67%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Release Manager
1 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Quantitative Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Release Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) QA Manager
1 1 (16.67%) QA Leader
1 1 (16.67%) C++ Quantitative Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CLARiiON
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) SUSE
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
1 1 (16.67%) Release Management
1 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Samba
1 1 (16.67%) NFS
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (16.67%) Control-M
1 1 (16.67%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) BMC
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian