The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 38 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing Perl 33 42 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.79% 6.04% 8.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.22% 11.83% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 31
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£381 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £423 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +77.77%
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
323 355 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.08% 51.08% 60.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 217 278
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Average hourly rate £31.75 - £12.18
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 - £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 - £35.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 44 (83.02%) Linux
2 42 (79.25%) UNIX
3 40 (75.47%) Java
4 39 (73.58%) SQL
5 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (45.28%) Finance
6 23 (43.40%) Spring
6 23 (43.40%) DB2
7 21 (39.62%) Relational Database
8 19 (35.85%) Banking
9 17 (32.08%) JUnit
9 17 (32.08%) Sybase
9 17 (32.08%) Python
9 17 (32.08%) J2SE
9 17 (32.08%) JMS
9 17 (32.08%) RDBMS
9 17 (32.08%) Performance Tuning
10 16 (30.19%) OO
11 14 (26.42%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (26.42%) Database Tuning
12 13 (24.53%) Shell Script
12 13 (24.53%) C#
12 13 (24.53%) Front Office
13 12 (22.64%) Software Engineering
13 12 (22.64%) C++
14 10 (18.87%) OOD
15 9 (16.98%) Equity Derivative
16 8 (15.09%) Derivative
16 8 (15.09%) Equities
16 8 (15.09%) JavaScript

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (9.43%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.77%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.89%) JBoss
3 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Loan IQ
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Network Security
1 3 (5.66%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.89%) SAN
3 1 (1.89%) IPv4
3 1 (1.89%) IPv6
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (43.40%) DB2
2 21 (39.62%) Relational Database
3 17 (32.08%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.66%) KDB
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.89%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) JUnit
2 4 (7.55%) Selenium
2 4 (7.55%) CruiseControl
General
1 24 (45.28%) Finance
2 19 (35.85%) Banking
3 13 (24.53%) Front Office
4 7 (13.21%) Investment Banking
5 4 (7.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (62.26%) Developer
2 25 (47.17%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.21%) Integration Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.66%) AWS Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Linux Specialist
7 2 (3.77%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (3.77%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Monitoring Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Integration Specialist
8 1 (1.89%) Middleware Administrator
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (43.40%) Spring
2 17 (32.08%) J2SE
2 17 (32.08%) JMS
3 5 (9.43%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (9.43%) Web Services
3 5 (9.43%) XML
4 4 (7.55%) Middleware
4 4 (7.55%) J2EE
4 4 (7.55%) CSS
4 4 (7.55%) JDBC
4 4 (7.55%) JSP
4 4 (7.55%) Struts
4 4 (7.55%) XSLT
4 4 (7.55%) Spring MVC
4 4 (7.55%) Spring Web Flow
4 4 (7.55%) GWT
4 4 (7.55%) Ajax
4 4 (7.55%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (7.55%) iBATIS
5 3 (5.66%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.98%) Equity Derivative
3 8 (15.09%) Derivative
3 8 (15.09%) Equities
4 4 (7.55%) Fixed Income
5 3 (5.66%) DTCC
6 2 (3.77%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.89%) iPad
7 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 44 (83.02%) Linux
2 42 (79.25%) UNIX
3 7 (13.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.43%) Windows
5 2 (3.77%) Solaris
6 1 (1.89%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.08%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (30.19%) OO
4 14 (26.42%) Database Tuning
5 12 (22.64%) Software Engineering
6 10 (18.87%) OOD
7 6 (11.32%) Unit Testing
8 5 (9.43%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.55%) MVC
9 4 (7.55%) Web Application Development
10 3 (5.66%) OWASP
10 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.66%) Electronic Trading
10 3 (5.66%) Investment Management
10 3 (5.66%) TDD
10 3 (5.66%) Data Management
10 3 (5.66%) Wealth Management
10 3 (5.66%) SOA
11 2 (3.77%) CRM
11 2 (3.77%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 40 (75.47%) Java
2 39 (73.58%) SQL
3 17 (32.08%) Python
4 13 (24.53%) Shell Script
4 13 (24.53%) C#
5 12 (22.64%) C++
6 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
7 5 (9.43%) PL/SQL
8 4 (7.55%) Ruby
8 4 (7.55%) Korn
8 4 (7.55%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.66%) C
10 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) CISSP
2 2 (3.77%) PMP
2 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.77%) GCIA
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (3.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Tivoli
1 2 (3.77%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 2 (3.77%) Netcool
1 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (1.89%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (1.89%) logstash
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) Sybase
2 7 (13.21%) Oracle
3 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.77%) IBM
4 2 (3.77%) VMware
4 2 (3.77%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.89%) BMC
5 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.89%) Sun
5 1 (1.89%) Misys
5 1 (1.89%) HP