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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 54 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing Perl 4 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.65% 2.85% 2.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.01% 6.94% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 10
Average daily rate £420 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.08% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+20.54% -8.75%
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
199 317 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 32.25% 41.01% 43.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 193 142
Average daily rate £338 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £24.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 15 (57.69%) Unix
3 14 (53.85%) Java
3 14 (53.85%) Finance
4 12 (46.15%) Sybase
5 11 (42.31%) Python
5 11 (42.31%) SDLC
6 10 (38.46%) Banking
6 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
7 9 (34.62%) C++
8 8 (30.77%) IBM
8 8 (30.77%) SQL
8 8 (30.77%) Use Case
9 7 (26.92%) TDD
9 7 (26.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 7 (26.92%) Tivoli
9 7 (26.92%) Market Making
10 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
10 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (19.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 5 (19.23%) Netcool
11 5 (19.23%) OO
12 4 (15.38%) DB2
12 4 (15.38%) .NET
12 4 (15.38%) Oracle
12 4 (15.38%) Windows
12 4 (15.38%) Front Office
12 4 (15.38%) Derivative
12 4 (15.38%) Equity Derivative

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 4 (15.38%) DB2
3 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (7.69%) Data Mart
3 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (7.69%) QlikView
3 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.85%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) ClearCase
1 2 (7.69%) JUnit
1 2 (7.69%) NUnit
2 1 (3.85%) ERwin
2 1 (3.85%) FishEye
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
2 1 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) Toad
General
1 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Banking
3 4 (15.38%) Front Office
4 3 (11.54%) Investment Banking
4 3 (11.54%) Legal
5 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) C++ Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Tivoli Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Monitoring Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Tivoli Monitoring Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
4 2 (7.69%) Tivoli Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Unix Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Perl Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) Ext JS
3 2 (7.69%) J2SE
3 2 (7.69%) JMS
3 2 (7.69%) RESTful
3 2 (7.69%) SOAP
3 2 (7.69%) Spring
3 2 (7.69%) WCF
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) WinForms
3 2 (7.69%) WPF
4 1 (3.85%) Moose
4 1 (3.85%) Regular Expression
4 1 (3.85%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Derivative
1 4 (15.38%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Equities
2 3 (11.54%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 15 (57.69%) Unix
3 4 (15.38%) Windows
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.69%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.85%) Debian
6 1 (3.85%) Solaris
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) SDLC
2 8 (30.77%) Use Case
3 7 (26.92%) Market Making
3 7 (26.92%) TDD
4 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (19.23%) OO
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.54%) Open Source
7 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
7 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.69%) Database Optimisation
7 2 (7.69%) ETL
7 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.69%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (7.69%) OOD
7 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Java
2 11 (42.31%) Python
3 9 (34.62%) C++
4 8 (30.77%) SQL
5 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
6 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
6 3 (11.54%) C#
6 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
7 2 (7.69%) AWK
7 2 (7.69%) C-shell
7 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 2 (7.69%) sed
8 1 (3.85%) C
8 1 (3.85%) Korn
8 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CCNA
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.85%) CISSP
1 1 (3.85%) MCITP
1 1 (3.85%) MCP
1 1 (3.85%) MCSA
1 1 (3.85%) MCSE
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.85%) SANS
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Tivoli
2 5 (19.23%) Netcool
2 5 (19.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (7.69%) Control-M
4 1 (3.85%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.85%) Puppet
4 1 (3.85%) QRadar
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Sybase
2 8 (30.77%) IBM
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) Cognos
4 2 (7.69%) Informatica
4 2 (7.69%) Perforce
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) ArcSight
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Splunk
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