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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 91 76 85
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Contract jobs citing Perl 57 71 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.82% 2.35% 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.92% 6.07% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 37 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £165 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -1.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
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
1159 1169 916
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 37.08% 38.63% 38.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 706 467
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £233 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 56 87
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £25.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 28 July 2015.

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
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 28 July 2015. 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 -30 26 £350 -13.58% 22
Hertfordshire +2 21 £328 -6.42% 6
Suffolk +10 5 £416 -
Essex -14 2 £368 +122.72% 1
Norfolk - 2 £455 - 1
Bedfordshire +5 1 - - 1
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 60 (72.29%) Linux
2 43 (51.81%) Bash Shell
3 41 (49.40%) Java
4 34 (40.96%) UNIX
5 29 (34.94%) Python
6 24 (28.92%) Windows
6 24 (28.92%) Amazon AWS
6 24 (28.92%) Puppet
6 24 (28.92%) Opscode Chef
6 24 (28.92%) DevOps
7 23 (27.71%) Ruby
7 23 (27.71%) Oracle
8 21 (25.30%) PHP
9 19 (22.89%) Ansible
10 17 (20.48%) SQL
11 16 (19.28%) JavaScript
11 16 (19.28%) PowerShell
12 15 (18.07%) Subversion
12 15 (18.07%) VMware
13 14 (16.87%) IBM
14 13 (15.66%) C++
14 13 (15.66%) Relational Database
15 12 (14.46%) XML
16 11 (13.25%) Solaris
16 11 (13.25%) .NET
16 11 (13.25%) J2EE
16 11 (13.25%) WebLogic
16 11 (13.25%) WebSphere
16 11 (13.25%) Git (software)
16 11 (13.25%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 11 (13.25%) WebLogic
1 11 (13.25%) WebSphere
2 7 (8.43%) IIS
3 6 (7.23%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (6.02%) GlassFish
4 5 (6.02%) JBoss
4 5 (6.02%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.02%) MQSeries
5 4 (4.82%) Apache
6 3 (3.61%) CMS
7 2 (2.41%) SAS
7 2 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.41%) Kinematics
7 2 (2.41%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.20%) Confluence
8 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.20%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Office
1 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.02%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.41%) Doxygen
3 1 (1.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 24 (28.92%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.02%) IBM SmartCloud
3 4 (4.82%) IaaS
4 1 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) LDAP
1 6 (7.23%) Internet
1 6 (7.23%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (6.02%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.82%) DNS
3 4 (4.82%) Telnet
4 3 (3.61%) 4G
4 3 (3.61%) 3G
4 3 (3.61%) 2G
4 3 (3.61%) SSH
5 2 (2.41%) LTE
5 2 (2.41%) NAS
5 2 (2.41%) Broadband
5 2 (2.41%) 3GPP
5 2 (2.41%) DHCP
5 2 (2.41%) FTP
5 2 (2.41%) HTTP
5 2 (2.41%) SNMP
5 2 (2.41%) Firewall
5 2 (2.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.66%) Relational Database
2 10 (12.05%) MySQL
3 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
4 8 (9.64%) RDBMS
4 8 (9.64%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (7.23%) DB2
6 5 (6.02%) Apache Hive
6 5 (6.02%) Big Data
7 4 (4.82%) Data Mining
7 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.41%) Spotfire
9 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (18.07%) Subversion
2 11 (13.25%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.43%) JIRA
3 7 (8.43%) JUnit
3 7 (8.43%) Eclipse
4 6 (7.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (6.02%) Log4j
5 5 (6.02%) Ant
5 5 (6.02%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 4 (4.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (4.82%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.61%) AccuRev
8 2 (2.41%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (2.41%) Selenium
8 2 (2.41%) GCC
8 2 (2.41%) ClearCase
8 2 (2.41%) Bugzilla
8 2 (2.41%) Trac
8 2 (2.41%) Redmine
9 1 (1.20%) CruiseControl
General
1 10 (12.05%) Finance
2 8 (9.64%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.23%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.61%) Electronics
5 2 (2.41%) Banking
5 2 (2.41%) Retail
5 2 (2.41%) Avionics
6 1 (1.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (37.35%) Developer
2 19 (22.89%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (20.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 15 (18.07%) Java Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Administrator
5 9 (10.84%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.23%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (6.02%) Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (4.82%) UNIX Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Configuration Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (2.41%) DBA
10 2 (2.41%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) Data Analyst
10 2 (2.41%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.46%) XML
2 11 (13.25%) .NET
2 11 (13.25%) J2EE
3 10 (12.05%) Struts
4 9 (10.84%) JMS
5 8 (9.64%) Web Services
5 8 (9.64%) SOAP
6 6 (7.23%) HTML
6 6 (7.23%) EJB
6 6 (7.23%) JSP
6 6 (7.23%) Servlets
7 5 (6.02%) JDBC
7 5 (6.02%) XSLT
7 5 (6.02%) XHTML
7 5 (6.02%) XMLBeans
7 5 (6.02%) Ajax
7 5 (6.02%) JSTL
8 4 (4.82%) Middleware
9 3 (3.61%) REST
10 2 (2.41%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.02%) Web 2.0
1 5 (6.02%) Visualisation
2 4 (4.82%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.61%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.41%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.41%) Robotics
4 2 (2.41%) Mechatronics
4 2 (2.41%) Replication
4 2 (2.41%) Clustering
4 2 (2.41%) VHDL
4 2 (2.41%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (2.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (2.41%) PKI
5 1 (1.20%) LIMS
5 1 (1.20%) Statistics
5 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 60 (72.29%) Linux
2 34 (40.96%) UNIX
3 24 (28.92%) Windows
4 11 (13.25%) Solaris
5 6 (7.23%) HPUX
6 3 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.20%) AIX
8 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.20%) SUSE
8 1 (1.20%) Debian
8 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.92%) DevOps
2 8 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (9.64%) Configuration Management
3 7 (8.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (8.43%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (8.43%) UML
4 5 (6.02%) OO
4 5 (6.02%) RAD
4 5 (6.02%) E-Commerce
4 5 (6.02%) Content Management
5 4 (4.82%) Information Management
5 4 (4.82%) ITIL
5 4 (4.82%) Performance Management
5 4 (4.82%) User Stories
5 4 (4.82%) Cyber Security
6 3 (3.61%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.61%) Web Development
7 2 (2.41%) SysML
7 2 (2.41%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 43 (51.81%) Bash Shell
2 41 (49.40%) Java
3 29 (34.94%) Python
4 23 (27.71%) Ruby
5 21 (25.30%) PHP
6 17 (20.48%) SQL
7 16 (19.28%) JavaScript
7 16 (19.28%) PowerShell
8 13 (15.66%) C++
9 8 (9.64%) Shell Script
10 7 (8.43%) Korn
11 6 (7.23%) VB
11 6 (7.23%) C
12 5 (6.02%) VB.NET
12 5 (6.02%) XPath
13 4 (4.82%) C-shell
13 4 (4.82%) VB6
13 4 (4.82%) C#
14 3 (3.61%) Bourne shell
15 2 (2.41%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) Degree
2 3 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (3.61%) VCAP
3 2 (2.41%) PhD
3 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.25%) vSphere
2 10 (12.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.64%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.43%) vCloud
5 4 (4.82%) Active Directory
6 3 (3.61%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.41%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (2.41%) Firmware
7 2 (2.41%) Samba
7 2 (2.41%) NFS
7 2 (2.41%) Cygwin
8 1 (1.20%) iptables
8 1 (1.20%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.20%) Postfix
8 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 24 (28.92%) Puppet
1 24 (28.92%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (22.89%) Ansible
3 3 (3.61%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (2.41%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (2.41%) Kibana
4 2 (2.41%) Check_MK
5 1 (1.20%) WSUS
5 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (27.71%) Oracle
2 15 (18.07%) VMware
3 14 (16.87%) IBM
4 9 (10.84%) Red Hat
5 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.02%) Cisco
6 5 (6.02%) HP
6 5 (6.02%) Blue Martini
6 5 (6.02%) Interwoven
6 5 (6.02%) ATG
6 5 (6.02%) Elastic Path
7 4 (4.82%) Sun
8 3 (3.61%) EMC
9 2 (2.41%) NetApp
9 2 (2.41%) BMC
9 2 (2.41%) Greenplum
10 1 (1.20%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 1 (1.20%) Perforce
10 1 (1.20%) Ericsson
10 1 (1.20%) Huawei
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