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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 36 40 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Contract jobs citing Perl 31 40 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.41% 4.59% 7.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.49% 9.24% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
365 433 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.11% 49.66% 41.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 190 135
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £264 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

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 3 September 2015.

Perl Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 48 (76.19%) UNIX
1 48 (76.19%) Linux
2 45 (71.43%) Java
2 45 (71.43%) SQL
3 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (42.86%) Finance
4 27 (42.86%) SDLC
5 24 (38.10%) Relational Database
5 24 (38.10%) Spring
5 24 (38.10%) Shell Script
6 23 (36.51%) DB2
7 21 (33.33%) Python
8 20 (31.75%) OO
8 20 (31.75%) Sybase
9 19 (30.16%) RDBMS
9 19 (30.16%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (28.57%) JMS
10 18 (28.57%) J2SE
10 18 (28.57%) JUnit
11 17 (26.98%) C#
11 17 (26.98%) OOD
12 16 (25.40%) C++
12 16 (25.40%) Software Engineering
13 15 (23.81%) Banking
14 12 (19.05%) Front Office
15 11 (17.46%) Oracle
15 11 (17.46%) Performance Tuning
15 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (15.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 10 (15.87%) TDD

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (6.35%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.17%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.59%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.59%) JBoss
3 1 (1.59%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Loan IQ
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (38.10%) Relational Database
2 23 (36.51%) DB2
3 19 (30.16%) RDBMS
4 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (6.35%) KDB
6 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.76%) Data Mart
7 2 (3.17%) QlikView
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.59%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (28.57%) JUnit
2 8 (12.70%) Git (software)
3 6 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.52%) Subversion
4 5 (7.94%) Maven
4 5 (7.94%) JIRA
4 5 (7.94%) FishEye
5 4 (6.35%) CruiseControl
5 4 (6.35%) Selenium
6 3 (4.76%) ClearCase
7 2 (3.17%) Toad
7 2 (3.17%) ERwin
8 1 (1.59%) NUnit
8 1 (1.59%) Hudson
8 1 (1.59%) Bower
General
1 27 (42.86%) Finance
2 15 (23.81%) Banking
3 12 (19.05%) Front Office
4 4 (6.35%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.35%) Aerospace
5 3 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (55.56%) Developer
2 24 (38.10%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Lead Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Technical Leader
3 8 (12.70%) Lead Java Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Technical Developer
4 7 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Monitoring Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) DevOps Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Linux Specialist
7 4 (6.35%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) AWS Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (3.17%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.10%) Spring
2 18 (28.57%) J2SE
2 18 (28.57%) JMS
3 5 (7.94%) XML
3 5 (7.94%) CSS
3 5 (7.94%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (7.94%) Software Packaging
4 4 (6.35%) Spring MVC
4 4 (6.35%) Spring Web Flow
4 4 (6.35%) GWT
4 4 (6.35%) JDBC
4 4 (6.35%) JSP
4 4 (6.35%) Struts
4 4 (6.35%) Web Services
4 4 (6.35%) XSLT
4 4 (6.35%) Ajax
4 4 (6.35%) iBATIS
4 4 (6.35%) J2EE
5 3 (4.76%) WinForms
5 3 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.70%) Derivative
2 8 (12.70%) Equity Derivative
3 6 (9.52%) Equities
4 3 (4.76%) DTCC
5 2 (3.17%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.59%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.59%) iPad
6 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (76.19%) UNIX
1 48 (76.19%) Linux
2 10 (15.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (9.52%) Windows
4 3 (4.76%) Solaris
5 2 (3.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (42.86%) SDLC
3 20 (31.75%) OO
4 17 (26.98%) OOD
5 16 (25.40%) Software Engineering
6 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (17.46%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (15.87%) TDD
8 8 (12.70%) Data Modelling
8 8 (12.70%) Unit Testing
8 8 (12.70%) Database Tuning
9 5 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.94%) DevOps
10 4 (6.35%) Web Application Development
10 4 (6.35%) MVC
11 3 (4.76%) ETL
11 3 (4.76%) Logical Data Model
11 3 (4.76%) Data Management
11 3 (4.76%) Incident Management
12 2 (3.17%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (71.43%) Java
1 45 (71.43%) SQL
2 24 (38.10%) Shell Script
3 21 (33.33%) Python
4 17 (26.98%) C#
5 16 (25.40%) C++
6 9 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 7 (11.11%) Korn
7 7 (11.11%) Bash Shell
8 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.59%) C
9 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) vSphere
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Tivoli
2 5 (7.94%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 5 (7.94%) Netcool
3 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (4.76%) Control-M
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (1.59%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.59%) logstash
Vendors
1 20 (31.75%) Sybase
2 11 (17.46%) Oracle
3 7 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 6 (9.52%) Perforce
4 6 (9.52%) IBM
5 5 (7.94%) VMware
6 3 (4.76%) HP
6 3 (4.76%) Informatica
7 2 (3.17%) Cognos
8 1 (1.59%) Sun
8 1 (1.59%) Misys