The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 59 101 98
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -3
Contract jobs citing Perl 95 28 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.09% 1.16% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.55% 2.77% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 10 16
Average daily rate
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£350 £308 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% -27.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £259 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Average hourly rate £34.63 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.05% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.59 £29.25 £39.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £144.25 £45.00 £45.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
Perl
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 East of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1259 1012 1251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 41.01% 41.84% 41.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 518 619
Average daily rate £365 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 105 93
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Perl
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Perl Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Perl
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Cambridgeshire +26 56 £400 +45.45% 31
Hertfordshire -9 20 £363 - 7
Essex -1 15 £338 +3.84% 3
Bedfordshire -17 1 - - 3
Norfolk - 1 - - 1
Suffolk - 1 £200 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 84 (50.60%) Linux
2 66 (39.76%) Oracle
3 61 (36.75%) SQL
4 55 (33.13%) UNIX
5 49 (29.52%) XML
6 40 (24.10%) PHP
6 40 (24.10%) PowerShell
7 39 (23.49%) XSLT
8 34 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (19.28%) Tcl
10 31 (18.67%) Java
11 30 (18.07%) HTML
12 26 (15.66%) Ant
12 26 (15.66%) Open Source
13 24 (14.46%) JavaScript
13 24 (14.46%) PL/SQL
13 24 (14.46%) Finance
14 23 (13.86%) Bash Shell
15 22 (13.25%) Python
16 20 (12.05%) Microsoft
16 20 (12.05%) CSS
16 20 (12.05%) jQuery
16 20 (12.05%) HTML5
17 19 (11.45%) OpenID
17 19 (11.45%) OpenSSO
17 19 (11.45%) OAuth
17 19 (11.45%) Git (software)
17 19 (11.45%) CSS3
17 19 (11.45%) Multithreading
17 19 (11.45%) MySQL

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 19 (11.45%) MS Exchange
2 18 (10.84%) Tomcat
3 16 (9.64%) WebLogic
4 11 (6.63%) Apache
5 6 (3.61%) CMS
6 4 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.41%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.81%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.20%) Node.js
8 2 (1.20%) lighttpd
8 2 (1.20%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.60%) IIS
9 1 (0.60%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.60%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (4.82%) FrameMaker
2 1 (0.60%) MS Project
2 1 (0.60%) MS Office
2 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.60%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.60%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.24%) NAS
2 15 (9.04%) SMTP
3 12 (7.23%) DHCP
4 11 (6.63%) Firewall
5 10 (6.02%) SAN
6 9 (5.42%) HTTP
6 9 (5.42%) Broadband
6 9 (5.42%) Wireless
7 8 (4.82%) Telnet
7 8 (4.82%) FTP
8 6 (3.61%) Internet
9 5 (3.01%) TCP/IP
9 5 (3.01%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (2.41%) DNS
11 3 (1.81%) VRRP
12 2 (1.20%) VPN
12 2 (1.20%) SNMP
12 2 (1.20%) Ethernet
13 1 (0.60%) LDAP
13 1 (0.60%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.45%) MySQL
2 13 (7.83%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.22%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (4.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.41%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.60%) DB2
5 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (15.66%) Ant
2 19 (11.45%) Git (software)
3 14 (8.43%) Selenium
4 10 (6.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (4.82%) Subversion
6 7 (4.22%) JIRA
7 6 (3.61%) JUnit
7 6 (3.61%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (3.01%) Bugzilla
8 5 (3.01%) Redmine
8 5 (3.01%) Jenkins
8 5 (3.01%) Trac
9 2 (1.20%) Maven
10 1 (0.60%) Log4j
10 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 1 (0.60%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 24 (14.46%) Finance
2 7 (4.22%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.41%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.81%) Advertising
5 2 (1.20%) Banking
5 2 (1.20%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.60%) Automotive
6 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (42.77%) Developer
2 21 (12.65%) Author
2 21 (12.65%) Technical Author
3 12 (7.23%) Web Developer
4 11 (6.63%) PHP Developer
5 9 (5.42%) Architect
6 8 (4.82%) Java Architect
7 7 (4.22%) Principal Engineer
7 7 (4.22%) Consultant
7 7 (4.22%) Design Engineer
7 7 (4.22%) Test Engineer
8 6 (3.61%) Project Leader
8 6 (3.61%) Analyst
8 6 (3.61%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (3.61%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (3.61%) Software Project Leader
8 6 (3.61%) Technical Developer
9 5 (3.01%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (3.01%) Network Engineer
9 5 (3.01%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (29.52%) XML
2 39 (23.49%) XSLT
3 30 (18.07%) HTML
4 20 (12.05%) CSS
4 20 (12.05%) jQuery
4 20 (12.05%) HTML5
5 19 (11.45%) CSS3
5 19 (11.45%) OAuth
5 19 (11.45%) OpenID
6 17 (10.24%) .NET
6 17 (10.24%) J2EE
7 16 (9.64%) J2SE
8 12 (7.23%) LAMP
9 8 (4.82%) Ajax
10 7 (4.22%) CGI
10 7 (4.22%) JDBC
10 7 (4.22%) JSP
10 7 (4.22%) Servlets
11 6 (3.61%) DHTML
11 6 (3.61%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.66%) Open Source
2 15 (9.04%) Mathematics
3 11 (6.63%) Replication
4 9 (5.42%) Clustering
5 8 (4.82%) Algorithms
6 7 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.22%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.61%) Life Science
7 6 (3.61%) Data Integration
7 6 (3.61%) Biology
8 5 (3.01%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (3.01%) Statistics
9 4 (2.41%) Informatics
9 4 (2.41%) STB
9 4 (2.41%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.81%) PKI
11 2 (1.20%) Device Driver
11 2 (1.20%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.60%) Applied Mathematics
12 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 84 (50.60%) Linux
2 55 (33.13%) UNIX
3 18 (10.84%) Windows
4 17 (10.24%) Solaris
5 16 (9.64%) Oracle Linux
6 8 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.01%) SUSE
8 5 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.41%) CentOS
10 2 (1.20%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.20%) HPUX
11 1 (0.60%) AIX
11 1 (0.60%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (11.45%) Multithreading
3 17 (10.24%) UML
4 14 (8.43%) Scrum
5 12 (7.23%) Migration
6 11 (6.63%) Software Engineering
6 11 (6.63%) Unit Testing
6 11 (6.63%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (6.02%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (6.02%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (6.02%) Bioinformatics
8 8 (4.82%) Configuration Management
8 8 (4.82%) Build Automation
8 8 (4.82%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (4.22%) Test Automation
9 7 (4.22%) OO
9 7 (4.22%) Content Management
9 7 (4.22%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (4.22%) Load Balancing
10 6 (3.61%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 61 (36.75%) SQL
2 40 (24.10%) PHP
2 40 (24.10%) PowerShell
3 32 (19.28%) Tcl
4 31 (18.67%) Java
5 24 (14.46%) JavaScript
5 24 (14.46%) PL/SQL
6 23 (13.86%) Bash Shell
7 22 (13.25%) Python
8 16 (9.64%) Ruby
9 13 (7.83%) C++
9 13 (7.83%) C
10 12 (7.23%) Shell Script
11 9 (5.42%) Korn
11 9 (5.42%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.41%) VB
13 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.60%) VBScript
14 1 (0.60%) C#
14 1 (0.60%) VC++
Qualifications
1 15 (9.04%) Degree
2 4 (2.41%) RHCE
3 3 (1.81%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.20%) OCP
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.60%) CCNA
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.41%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (5.42%) Firmware
2 8 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.22%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.41%) Xen
5 3 (1.81%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (1.81%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.81%) vSphere
6 2 (1.20%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.60%) NFS
7 1 (0.60%) VMFS
7 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (11.45%) OpenSSO
2 10 (6.02%) Puppet
3 6 (3.61%) Nagios
4 5 (3.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (3.01%) SCOM
5 4 (2.41%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (1.81%) SCCM
6 3 (1.81%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (1.81%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.60%) OpenView
8 1 (0.60%) Netcool
Vendors
1 66 (39.76%) Oracle
2 20 (12.05%) Microsoft
3 16 (9.64%) Sun
3 16 (9.64%) VMware
3 16 (9.64%) Atlassian
4 9 (5.42%) IBM
5 7 (4.22%) HP
6 6 (3.61%) EMC
6 6 (3.61%) Sybase
7 5 (3.01%) NetApp
8 4 (2.41%) CommVault
8 4 (2.41%) WatchGuard
9 3 (1.81%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.81%) McAfee
9 3 (1.81%) Tripwire
9 3 (1.81%) Splunk
9 3 (1.81%) SAP
9 3 (1.81%) Intel
10 2 (1.20%) Cisco
10 2 (1.20%) ServiceNow
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