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 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 Developer
Rank 546 517 543
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +26
Contract jobs requiring a Perl Developer 32 52 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.11% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.12% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 17
Average daily rate
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£406 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £311 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £565 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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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
47557 44759 49184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.01% 92.80% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27372 28112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1907 1958 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 2014.

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 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
London +7 19 £425 -5.55% 7
South East +3 3 £363 +8.20% 2
East of England -18 3 - -
East Midlands - 3 £293 -
South West -58 2 £500 +63.93%
North West - - - -
Perl Developer
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Perl Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 73 (100.00%) Perl
2 50 (68.49%) Linux
3 46 (63.01%) UNIX
4 37 (50.68%) Shell Script
5 32 (43.84%) OO
5 32 (43.84%) Java
6 31 (42.47%) XML
6 31 (42.47%) DNS
7 30 (41.10%) Subversion
8 27 (36.99%) MySQL
9 26 (35.62%) TCP/IP
10 22 (30.14%) Red Hat
10 22 (30.14%) SQL
10 22 (30.14%) WebLogic
10 22 (30.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (26.03%) Change Management
11 19 (26.03%) SUSE
12 18 (24.66%) Finance
12 18 (24.66%) LAMP
12 18 (24.66%) Banking
12 18 (24.66%) Oracle Exalogic
13 17 (23.29%) Apache
14 16 (21.92%) PHP
15 15 (20.55%) HTTP
15 15 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (19.18%) HTML
16 14 (19.18%) CSS
17 13 (17.81%) CPAN
18 11 (15.07%) Internet
19 10 (13.70%) TDD

Perl Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 22 (30.14%) WebLogic
2 17 (23.29%) Apache
3 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.74%) CMS
4 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.37%) Zope
5 1 (1.37%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.37%) MS Office
1 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) GitHub
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (42.47%) DNS
2 26 (35.62%) TCP/IP
3 15 (20.55%) HTTP
4 11 (15.07%) Internet
5 7 (9.59%) SMTP
6 5 (6.85%) SSL
7 4 (5.48%) DHCP
8 3 (4.11%) LDAP
8 3 (4.11%) Telnet
8 3 (4.11%) BIG-IP
9 2 (2.74%) SSH
9 2 (2.74%) Intranet
9 2 (2.74%) FTP
10 1 (1.37%) SNMP
10 1 (1.37%) 3G
10 1 (1.37%) 2G
10 1 (1.37%) Radio Access Network
10 1 (1.37%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.99%) MySQL
2 8 (10.96%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.59%) RDBMS
3 7 (9.59%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.37%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.37%) DB2
5 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (41.10%) Subversion
2 8 (10.96%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.48%) Redmine
4 1 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.37%) SVK
4 1 (1.37%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (24.66%) Finance
1 18 (24.66%) Banking
2 6 (8.22%) Financial Institution
3 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.48%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.74%) Front Office
6 1 (1.37%) Retail
6 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (42.47%) XML
2 18 (24.66%) LAMP
3 14 (19.18%) HTML
3 14 (19.18%) CSS
4 13 (17.81%) CPAN
5 9 (12.33%) JSON
6 5 (6.85%) CGI
6 5 (6.85%) jQuery
6 5 (6.85%) Ajax
6 5 (6.85%) FastCGI
7 4 (5.48%) REST
7 4 (5.48%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (5.48%) Web Services
8 3 (4.11%) Mason
8 3 (4.11%) Java EE
8 3 (4.11%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (2.74%) OpenID
9 2 (2.74%) HTML5
9 2 (2.74%) CSS3
9 2 (2.74%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) Oracle Exalogic
2 7 (9.59%) Open Source
3 3 (4.11%) Fixed Income
3 3 (4.11%) Clustering
4 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.37%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.37%) Derivative
5 1 (1.37%) Replication
5 1 (1.37%) User Experience
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 50 (68.49%) Linux
2 46 (63.01%) UNIX
3 22 (30.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (26.03%) SUSE
5 6 (8.22%) Windows
5 6 (8.22%) Solaris
6 3 (4.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.84%) OO
2 19 (26.03%) Change Management
3 15 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (13.70%) TDD
5 7 (9.59%) Migration
6 6 (8.22%) Load Balancing
6 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (6.85%) Refactoring
7 5 (6.85%) Web Development
7 5 (6.85%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (4.11%) OOP
8 3 (4.11%) Scrum
8 3 (4.11%) Regression Testing
8 3 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.11%) Product Management
9 2 (2.74%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.74%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.74%) ETL
10 1 (1.37%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.37%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) Perl
2 37 (50.68%) Shell Script
3 32 (43.84%) Java
4 22 (30.14%) SQL
5 16 (21.92%) PHP
6 8 (10.96%) JavaScript
7 7 (9.59%) C++
7 7 (9.59%) C
8 5 (6.85%) Python
8 5 (6.85%) Bash Shell
9 4 (5.48%) Ruby
10 3 (4.11%) C#
10 3 (4.11%) Erlang
11 2 (2.74%) Tcl
11 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.37%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) CCNA
2 3 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 22 (30.14%) Red Hat
2 8 (10.96%) Oracle
3 4 (5.48%) NetApp
3 4 (5.48%) JBoss
4 3 (4.11%) Sybase
4 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.11%) Sun
4 3 (4.11%) F5
5 2 (2.74%) Juniper
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco
6 1 (1.37%) Cognos
6 1 (1.37%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.37%) EMC
6 1 (1.37%) Nortel
6 1 (1.37%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.37%) Zend
6 1 (1.37%) Huawei
6 1 (1.37%) Talend
6 1 (1.37%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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