The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 76 79 58
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Contract jobs citing Perl 16 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.00% 0.55% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.60% 1.53% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £315 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £396 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +23.23%
Perl
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
444 457 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.65% 35.70% 25.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 297 106
Average daily rate £350 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £470 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.50 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £32.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 16 (48.48%) Python
2 12 (36.36%) Java
2 12 (36.36%) Oracle
3 11 (33.33%) SQL
4 10 (30.30%) J2EE
5 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 9 (27.27%) UNIX
5 9 (27.27%) Red Hat
5 9 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (24.24%) VMware
6 8 (24.24%) Linux
6 8 (24.24%) JBoss
6 8 (24.24%) XML
6 8 (24.24%) Puppet
6 8 (24.24%) Web Application Development
7 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Satellite
7 7 (21.21%) CSS
7 7 (21.21%) PHP
7 7 (21.21%) PL/SQL
7 7 (21.21%) Shell Script
7 7 (21.21%) Banking
8 6 (18.18%) Subversion
8 6 (18.18%) Spring
8 6 (18.18%) Ajax
8 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
8 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
8 6 (18.18%) EMC
8 6 (18.18%) SAN

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (24.24%) JBoss
2 5 (15.15%) WebSphere
3 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.06%) CMS
5 1 (3.03%) Apache
5 1 (3.03%) Node.js
5 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) SAN
2 4 (12.12%) Wireless
3 3 (9.09%) LDAP
4 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.03%) NAS
5 1 (3.03%) DNS
5 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 3 (9.09%) MySQL
3 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.03%) Informix
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Subversion
2 5 (15.15%) Selenium
2 5 (15.15%) CruiseControl
3 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.03%) Bower
4 1 (3.03%) Hudson
4 1 (3.03%) HttpUnit
4 1 (3.03%) Ant
4 1 (3.03%) JUnit
4 1 (3.03%) JMeter
General
1 7 (21.21%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Administrator
4 5 (15.15%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Perl Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Server Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Development Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) UNIX Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Hardware Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) J2EE
2 8 (24.24%) XML
3 7 (21.21%) CSS
4 6 (18.18%) JSP
4 6 (18.18%) Struts
4 6 (18.18%) Spring
4 6 (18.18%) Ajax
5 5 (15.15%) Spring MVC
5 5 (15.15%) Spring Web Flow
5 5 (15.15%) GWT
6 4 (12.12%) JMS
6 4 (12.12%) Web Services
7 3 (9.09%) HTML
7 3 (9.09%) .NET
7 3 (9.09%) XSLT
7 3 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (6.06%) JDBC
8 2 (6.06%) SOAP
8 2 (6.06%) JPA
8 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.09%) Verilog
2 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) ASIC
3 2 (6.06%) VHDL
4 1 (3.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.03%) PKI
4 1 (3.03%) IBM XIV
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) UNIX
1 9 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (24.24%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (24.24%) Web Application Development
2 6 (18.18%) OO
2 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
3 5 (15.15%) Change Management
3 5 (15.15%) MVC
3 5 (15.15%) ITIL
4 2 (6.06%) Web Development
4 2 (6.06%) Refactoring
4 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Content Management
4 2 (6.06%) TDD
4 2 (6.06%) Content Management
5 1 (3.03%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Scrum
5 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.03%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) OOD
5 1 (3.03%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) Python
2 12 (36.36%) Java
3 11 (33.33%) SQL
4 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 7 (21.21%) PHP
5 7 (21.21%) PL/SQL
5 7 (21.21%) Shell Script
6 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
7 5 (15.15%) Ruby
8 3 (9.09%) Assembly Language
8 3 (9.09%) C
9 2 (6.06%) C++
9 2 (6.06%) Tcl
10 1 (3.03%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.12%) Firmware
3 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Puppet
2 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (3.03%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle
2 9 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 8 (24.24%) VMware
4 6 (18.18%) EMC
5 5 (15.15%) Cisco
6 4 (12.12%) Brocade
7 3 (9.09%) Xilinx
8 1 (3.03%) IBM
8 1 (3.03%) Adobe
8 1 (3.03%) NetApp
8 1 (3.03%) Veritas
8 1 (3.03%) Alterian
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