The first table below looks at the demand for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 24 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 Dorset 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank - - 32
Contract jobs citing Perl 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
78 81 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 36.28% 33.20% 29.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 51 45
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £442 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 9
Average hourly rate £12.71 £16.11 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.10% -41.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.97 £15.62 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.65 £16.60 £45.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Perl
South West

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 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
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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
Bournemouth - - - - 1
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) SAN
3 7 (58.33%) UNIX
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) NetApp
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
5 5 (41.67%) NAS
6 4 (33.33%) iSCSI
6 4 (33.33%) NCDA
6 4 (33.33%) Capacity Management
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) NFS
6 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) DNS
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
7 3 (25.00%) Data Guard
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 5 (41.67%) NAS
3 4 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) DBA
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (25.00%) Storage Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Storage Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Storage Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Database Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Oracle Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) UNIX
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) AWK
4 1 (8.33%) Groovy
4 1 (8.33%) Bourne shell
4 1 (8.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) NCDA
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) NFS
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) NetApp
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) CA