The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl Developer
Rank 529 503 516
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Perl Developer 40 52 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.11% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.12% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 33 21
Average daily rate
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£355 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £700 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
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% -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44977 43051 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.56% 92.64% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 27854 25792 27963
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1992 2536
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.26 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Perl Developer
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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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +5 32 £425 -5.55% 6
South East -5 4 £350 -1.40%
East Midlands - 2 £285 - 1
South West -39 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - - - -
North West - - - - 1
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Perl Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 80 (100.00%) Perl
2 53 (66.25%) UNIX
3 52 (65.00%) Linux
4 42 (52.50%) Shell Script
5 33 (41.25%) Java
6 27 (33.75%) Finance
7 26 (32.50%) OO
8 24 (30.00%) XML
9 23 (28.75%) MySQL
9 23 (28.75%) SQL
9 23 (28.75%) Banking
9 23 (28.75%) Subversion
10 22 (27.50%) DNS
11 17 (21.25%) TCP/IP
11 17 (21.25%) Migration
12 15 (18.75%) LAMP
12 15 (18.75%) Apache
12 15 (18.75%) WebLogic
12 15 (18.75%) Bash Shell
13 14 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (17.50%) Red Hat
14 13 (16.25%) PHP
14 13 (16.25%) HTML
14 13 (16.25%) Change Management
14 13 (16.25%) CPAN
14 13 (16.25%) SUSE
15 12 (15.00%) CSS
15 12 (15.00%) HTTP
15 12 (15.00%) Oracle Exalogic
16 11 (13.75%) JavaScript

Perl Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 15 (18.75%) WebLogic
1 15 (18.75%) Apache
2 5 (6.25%) CMS
3 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.25%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.25%) nginx
4 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Office
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.50%) DNS
2 17 (21.25%) TCP/IP
3 12 (15.00%) HTTP
4 9 (11.25%) Internet
5 5 (6.25%) SMTP
6 4 (5.00%) SSL
7 3 (3.75%) Telnet
8 2 (2.50%) SSH
8 2 (2.50%) BIG-IP
8 2 (2.50%) Intranet
8 2 (2.50%) DHCP
8 2 (2.50%) FTP
9 1 (1.25%) SNMP
9 1 (1.25%) LDAP
9 1 (1.25%) LTE
9 1 (1.25%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (1.25%) 2G
9 1 (1.25%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.75%) MySQL
2 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.75%) RDBMS
3 7 (8.75%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.25%) DB2
4 1 (1.25%) Cognos Impromptu
4 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (28.75%) Subversion
2 8 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.00%) Redmine
3 4 (5.00%) JIRA
3 4 (5.00%) JUnit
4 1 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.25%) Log4j
4 1 (1.25%) Maven
4 1 (1.25%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.25%) SVK
General
1 27 (33.75%) Finance
2 23 (28.75%) Banking
3 7 (8.75%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.50%) Retail
5 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.25%) Front Office
6 1 (1.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.00%) XML
2 15 (18.75%) LAMP
3 13 (16.25%) CPAN
3 13 (16.25%) HTML
4 12 (15.00%) CSS
5 9 (11.25%) JSON
6 5 (6.25%) Ajax
6 5 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 5 (6.25%) Spring
7 4 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (5.00%) CGI
7 4 (5.00%) jQuery
7 4 (5.00%) FastCGI
8 2 (2.50%) REST
8 2 (2.50%) RESTful
8 2 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.50%) Java EE
8 2 (2.50%) J2EE
8 2 (2.50%) XHTML
8 2 (2.50%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Oracle Exalogic
2 7 (8.75%) Equities
3 3 (3.75%) Open Source
3 3 (3.75%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.50%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.25%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.25%) Clustering
5 1 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 53 (66.25%) UNIX
2 52 (65.00%) Linux
3 14 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (16.25%) SUSE
5 6 (7.50%) Windows
6 5 (6.25%) Solaris
7 1 (1.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.50%) OO
2 17 (21.25%) Migration
3 13 (16.25%) Change Management
4 9 (11.25%) TDD
5 7 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (6.25%) Web Development
6 5 (6.25%) Refactoring
7 4 (5.00%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (3.75%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.75%) OOP
8 3 (3.75%) Regression Testing
8 3 (3.75%) Scrum
9 2 (2.50%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.50%) ETL
9 2 (2.50%) Product Management
9 2 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.50%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.50%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.25%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Perl
2 42 (52.50%) Shell Script
3 33 (41.25%) Java
4 23 (28.75%) SQL
5 15 (18.75%) Bash Shell
6 13 (16.25%) PHP
7 11 (13.75%) JavaScript
8 5 (6.25%) C++
9 4 (5.00%) Python
9 4 (5.00%) Ruby
9 4 (5.00%) C
10 2 (2.50%) C#
10 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.25%) Erlang
11 1 (1.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) CCNA
2 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (17.50%) Red Hat
2 10 (12.50%) Oracle
2 10 (12.50%) Sybase
3 4 (5.00%) JBoss
3 4 (5.00%) SunGard
4 2 (2.50%) Cisco
4 2 (2.50%) Juniper
4 2 (2.50%) F5
5 1 (1.25%) Talend
5 1 (1.25%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.25%) Huawei
5 1 (1.25%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (1.25%) Sencha
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.25%) Sun
5 1 (1.25%) EMC
5 1 (1.25%) Nortel
5 1 (1.25%) Cognos
5 1 (1.25%) Business Objects