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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 48 29 13
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -16
Contract jobs citing Perl 22 47 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.58% 5.69% 10.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.75% 11.44% 22.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 21
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £372 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £43.75 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-10.85% +23.23%
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
284 411 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 33.29% 49.76% 48.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 168 170
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+214.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Perl Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (78.57%) SQL
1 44 (78.57%) Linux
2 42 (75.00%) Java
3 41 (73.21%) UNIX
4 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (48.21%) Finance
6 24 (42.86%) Spring
6 24 (42.86%) Relational Database
7 23 (41.07%) DB2
8 22 (39.29%) Shell Script
9 20 (35.71%) Sybase
9 20 (35.71%) SDLC
10 19 (33.93%) OO
10 19 (33.93%) RDBMS
11 18 (32.14%) J2SE
11 18 (32.14%) JMS
11 18 (32.14%) JUnit
12 17 (30.36%) C#
12 17 (30.36%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (28.57%) OOD
14 15 (26.79%) Python
14 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
14 15 (26.79%) Banking
15 14 (25.00%) Front Office
16 13 (23.21%) C++
16 13 (23.21%) Performance Tuning
17 11 (19.64%) Database Tuning
18 10 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 9 (16.07%) Equity Derivative
19 9 (16.07%) Oracle

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 4 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.57%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.79%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.79%) JBoss
3 1 (1.79%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Loan IQ
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 23 (41.07%) DB2
3 19 (33.93%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.14%) KDB
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.79%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (1.79%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (32.14%) JUnit
2 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.14%) Selenium
3 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.14%) CruiseControl
3 4 (7.14%) Subversion
4 3 (5.36%) Maven
4 3 (5.36%) JIRA
4 3 (5.36%) FishEye
5 1 (1.79%) Hudson
5 1 (1.79%) Bower
5 1 (1.79%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.79%) Toad
5 1 (1.79%) ERwin
5 1 (1.79%) NUnit
General
1 27 (48.21%) Finance
2 15 (26.79%) Banking
3 14 (25.00%) Front Office
4 5 (8.93%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.36%) Legal
6 2 (3.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 33 (58.93%) Developer
2 24 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Leader
5 5 (8.93%) Lead Java Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Lead Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (5.36%) Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) AWS Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Monitoring Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) DevOps Administrator
8 2 (3.57%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.86%) Spring
2 18 (32.14%) J2SE
2 18 (32.14%) JMS
3 5 (8.93%) XML
3 5 (8.93%) CSS
3 5 (8.93%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (7.14%) Spring MVC
4 4 (7.14%) Spring Web Flow
4 4 (7.14%) GWT
4 4 (7.14%) J2EE
4 4 (7.14%) JDBC
4 4 (7.14%) JSP
4 4 (7.14%) Struts
4 4 (7.14%) Web Services
4 4 (7.14%) XSLT
4 4 (7.14%) Ajax
4 4 (7.14%) iBATIS
5 3 (5.36%) Middleware
5 3 (5.36%) WinForms
5 3 (5.36%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.07%) Equity Derivative
3 8 (14.29%) Derivative
4 6 (10.71%) Equities
5 3 (5.36%) DTCC
6 2 (3.57%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.79%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.79%) iPad
7 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (78.57%) Linux
2 41 (73.21%) UNIX
3 10 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.14%) Windows
5 3 (5.36%) Solaris
6 2 (3.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.71%) SDLC
3 19 (33.93%) OO
4 16 (28.57%) OOD
5 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
6 13 (23.21%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (19.64%) Database Tuning
8 8 (14.29%) TDD
9 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (10.71%) Unit Testing
10 6 (10.71%) Data Modelling
11 4 (7.14%) MVC
11 4 (7.14%) Web Application Development
12 3 (5.36%) DevOps
12 3 (5.36%) Data Management
13 2 (3.57%) Service Management
13 2 (3.57%) Scrum
13 2 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
13 2 (3.57%) BDD
13 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 44 (78.57%) SQL
2 42 (75.00%) Java
3 22 (39.29%) Shell Script
4 17 (30.36%) C#
5 15 (26.79%) Python
6 13 (23.21%) C++
7 7 (12.50%) Korn
7 7 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 7 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) vSphere
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (3.57%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (3.57%) Netcool
3 1 (1.79%) Control-M
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (1.79%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.79%) logstash
Vendors
1 20 (35.71%) Sybase
2 9 (16.07%) Oracle
3 7 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 5 (8.93%) VMware
5 4 (7.14%) Perforce
6 2 (3.57%) HP
6 2 (3.57%) IBM
7 1 (1.79%) Sun
7 1 (1.79%) Misys
7 1 (1.79%) BMC
7 1 (1.79%) Informatica