The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 26 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Perl 7 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.80% - 2.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% - 10.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£350 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £363
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
Perl
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
98 65 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 39.20% 36.72% 28.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 31 33
Average daily rate £413 £419 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% +39.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 17
Average hourly rate £43.00 £34.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +23.63%
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 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 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
Bournemouth - 2 - -
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) UNIX
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 6 (66.67%) SAN
3 6 (66.67%) Migration
3 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (55.56%) Validation
4 5 (55.56%) SSH
4 5 (55.56%) Korn
4 5 (55.56%) NFS
5 4 (44.44%) DNS
5 4 (44.44%) Ingres
5 4 (44.44%) VMS
5 4 (44.44%) OO
5 4 (44.44%) Apache
5 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 4 (44.44%) HTTPS
5 4 (44.44%) JDBC
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) Java
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) PHP
5 4 (44.44%) Banking
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) Clustering
5 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
5 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (44.44%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) SAN
2 5 (55.56%) SSH
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) HTTPS
4 3 (33.33%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (44.44%) Ingres
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (33.33%) JasperReports
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) PHPUnit
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Database Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) JDBC
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
1 4 (44.44%) Laravel
2 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 3 (33.33%) DAO
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) CGI
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
2 3 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) VMS
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) Validation
3 4 (44.44%) OO
3 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
3 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 4 (44.44%) Change Control
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Korn
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) PHP
3 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (22.22%) AWK
5 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
6 1 (11.11%) sed
6 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (11.11%) Bourne shell
6 1 (11.11%) Groovy
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) NFS
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Data Guard
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) CA
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft