The table below looks at the statistics for the Perl Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl Developer
Rank 562 547 508
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Perl Developer 26 36 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.070% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.076% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 37
Average daily rate
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£363 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £320 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Perl Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49918 47231 45321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.31% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32491 29236 27556
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1858 1876 1985
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

Perl Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Perl Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Perl Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Perl Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Perl Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Perl Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Perl Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Perl Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Perl Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
London -19 15 £375 -10.44% 2
West Midlands +9 4 - -
North West - 4 £350 -
South East -20 3 £275 -24.13%
Perl Developer
UK

Perl Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Perl Developer in their job title 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 with Perl Developer in their job title.

1 79 (100.00%) Perl
2 44 (55.70%) Linux
3 41 (51.90%) OO
4 30 (37.97%) SQL
5 28 (35.44%) UNIX
6 23 (29.11%) Open Source
7 22 (27.85%) PHP
7 22 (27.85%) HTML
7 22 (27.85%) MySQL
7 22 (27.85%) CSS
8 21 (26.58%) JavaScript
9 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (22.78%) Apache
11 17 (21.52%) RDBMS
11 17 (21.52%) Shell Script
11 17 (21.52%) Relational Database
11 17 (21.52%) Moose
12 16 (20.25%) Catalyst
13 14 (17.72%) Ruby
13 14 (17.72%) Python
14 13 (16.46%) Subversion
15 12 (15.19%) Git (software)
16 11 (13.92%) Mason
17 10 (12.66%) Drupal
17 10 (12.66%) Web Development
17 10 (12.66%) DBIx::Class
18 9 (11.39%) OO PHP
18 9 (11.39%) Software Engineering
18 9 (11.39%) CGI
18 9 (11.39%) Solaris

Perl Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Perl Developer in their job title 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 with Perl Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (22.78%) Apache
2 10 (12.66%) Drupal
3 4 (5.06%) Zope
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.13%) HTTP
1 8 (10.13%) Intranet
1 8 (10.13%) Internet
2 7 (8.86%) SSL
3 6 (7.59%) Kerberos
4 5 (6.33%) SAN
5 1 (1.27%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (1.27%) DNS
5 1 (1.27%) DHCP
5 1 (1.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.85%) MySQL
2 17 (21.52%) Relational Database
2 17 (21.52%) RDBMS
3 7 (8.86%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
4 6 (7.59%) DB2
5 4 (5.06%) Informix
5 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.80%) CouchDB
6 3 (3.80%) SimpleDB
6 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) Subversion
2 12 (15.19%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (8.86%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Legal
2 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.27%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Retail
3 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.85%) CSS
1 22 (27.85%) HTML
2 17 (21.52%) Moose
3 16 (20.25%) Catalyst
4 11 (13.92%) Mason
5 10 (12.66%) DBIx::Class
6 9 (11.39%) CPAN
6 9 (11.39%) CGI
7 8 (10.13%) LAMP
8 7 (8.86%) RESTful
8 7 (8.86%) Web Services
8 7 (8.86%) FastCGI
9 6 (7.59%) jQuery
9 6 (7.59%) XML
10 5 (6.33%) .NET
10 5 (6.33%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (6.33%) JSON
11 4 (5.06%) Django
11 4 (5.06%) Memcached
11 4 (5.06%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Fixed Income
1 7 (8.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.33%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.80%) Video on Demand
3 3 (3.80%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 44 (55.70%) Linux
2 28 (35.44%) UNIX
3 9 (11.39%) Solaris
4 5 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.80%) Windows
5 3 (3.80%) AIX
6 1 (1.27%) SUSE
6 1 (1.27%) Debian
6 1 (1.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.90%) OO
2 23 (29.11%) Open Source
3 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.66%) Web Development
5 9 (11.39%) Software Engineering
5 9 (11.39%) OO PHP
6 8 (10.13%) Unit Testing
7 7 (8.86%) Refactoring
7 7 (8.86%) E-Commerce
7 7 (8.86%) OOP
7 7 (8.86%) Reverse Engineering
8 5 (6.33%) Software Testing
9 4 (5.06%) Integration Testing
9 4 (5.06%) Scrum
9 4 (5.06%) Test Automation
9 4 (5.06%) SIEM
9 4 (5.06%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.06%) SDLC
10 3 (3.80%) MapReduce
10 3 (3.80%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) Perl
2 30 (37.97%) SQL
3 22 (27.85%) PHP
4 21 (26.58%) JavaScript
5 17 (21.52%) Shell Script
6 14 (17.72%) Ruby
6 14 (17.72%) Python
7 7 (8.86%) Java
8 6 (7.59%) C
8 6 (7.59%) Korn
8 6 (7.59%) Scala
9 5 (6.33%) C++
10 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.53%) VBA
11 2 (2.53%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.27%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) NFS
1 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (10.13%) Oracle
2 6 (7.59%) Sybase
2 6 (7.59%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.06%) VMware
3 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.80%) Veritas
5 2 (2.53%) IBM