The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 28 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Contract jobs citing Perl 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 3.68% 5.00% 3.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.80% 7.69% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Perl
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Programming Languages Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
51 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 37.50% 65.00% 81.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 12 12
Average daily rate £345 £370 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% +3.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £353 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £419 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Perl
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 12 (85.71%) HP
2 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
3 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
4 8 (57.14%) IBM
5 7 (50.00%) Oracle
5 7 (50.00%) UNIX
5 7 (50.00%) Linux
5 7 (50.00%) SQL
5 7 (50.00%) BMC
5 7 (50.00%) Tivoli
5 7 (50.00%) ArcSight
5 7 (50.00%) CMDB
6 6 (42.86%) SCOM
6 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
6 6 (42.86%) Change Management
6 6 (42.86%) VBScript
6 6 (42.86%) Java
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
7 3 (21.43%) e-Health
8 2 (14.29%) Validation
8 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 2 (14.29%) PHP
9 1 (7.14%) Netcool
9 1 (7.14%) HP NNM
9 1 (7.14%) Degree
9 1 (7.14%) Computer Science

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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.

Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Applications Support
2 5 (35.71%) Applications Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Monitoring Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) CMDB
2 3 (21.43%) e-Health
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) UNIX
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) VBScript
2 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 6 (42.86%) SCOM
3 1 (7.14%) Netcool
3 1 (7.14%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) HP
2 8 (57.14%) IBM
3 7 (50.00%) BMC
3 7 (50.00%) ArcSight
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft