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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 48 36 33
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing Perl 19 31 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.23% 5.04% 4.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.23% 10.62% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 13
Average daily rate
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£406 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £350 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
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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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
305 292 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.80% 47.48% 57.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 168 259
Average daily rate £388 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Average hourly rate £21.50 £24.69 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -34.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.87 £15.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 33 (100.00%) UNIX
2 26 (78.79%) Linux
3 25 (75.76%) Java
3 25 (75.76%) SQL
4 20 (60.61%) Spring
5 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (54.55%) Relational Database
7 17 (51.52%) JMS
8 15 (45.45%) OO
8 15 (45.45%) DB2
9 14 (42.42%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (42.42%) Banking
10 13 (39.39%) JUnit
10 13 (39.39%) Sybase
10 13 (39.39%) J2SE
10 13 (39.39%) RDBMS
11 12 (36.36%) Database Tuning
12 11 (33.33%) Finance
13 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
14 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
15 8 (24.24%) Python
15 8 (24.24%) OOD
15 8 (24.24%) Front Office
16 7 (21.21%) Oracle
16 7 (21.21%) Equity Derivative
16 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
17 6 (18.18%) WebSphere
17 6 (18.18%) PL/SQL
17 6 (18.18%) Shell Script

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Firewall
1 4 (12.12%) Network Security
2 2 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) IPv4
3 1 (3.03%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (54.55%) Relational Database
2 15 (45.45%) DB2
3 13 (39.39%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) JUnit
2 5 (15.15%) CruiseControl
2 5 (15.15%) Selenium
General
1 14 (42.42%) Banking
2 11 (33.33%) Finance
3 8 (24.24%) Front Office
4 5 (15.15%) Investment Banking
5 4 (12.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Developer
2 21 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planner
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) UNIX Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.03%) DBA
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) Spring
2 17 (51.52%) JMS
3 13 (39.39%) J2SE
4 5 (15.15%) XML
4 5 (15.15%) XSLT
4 5 (15.15%) J2EE
4 5 (15.15%) CSS
4 5 (15.15%) JDBC
4 5 (15.15%) JSP
4 5 (15.15%) Struts
4 5 (15.15%) Ajax
4 5 (15.15%) iBATIS
4 5 (15.15%) Spring MVC
4 5 (15.15%) Spring Web Flow
4 5 (15.15%) GWT
5 4 (12.12%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (12.12%) Web Services
5 4 (12.12%) Middleware
6 3 (9.09%) .NET
7 2 (6.06%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.21%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (12.12%) Fixed Income
3 4 (12.12%) Equities
4 2 (6.06%) Cryptography
4 2 (6.06%) Derivative
5 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) UNIX
2 26 (78.79%) Linux
3 5 (15.15%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) OO
3 14 (42.42%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (36.36%) Database Tuning
5 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
6 8 (24.24%) OOD
7 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
8 5 (15.15%) Web Application Development
8 5 (15.15%) MVC
9 3 (9.09%) ITIL
9 3 (9.09%) Wealth Management
9 3 (9.09%) Investment Management
9 3 (9.09%) OWASP
10 2 (6.06%) Electronic Trading
10 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
10 2 (6.06%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (6.06%) SIEM
10 2 (6.06%) Market Making
10 2 (6.06%) Algorithmic Trading
10 2 (6.06%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) Java
1 25 (75.76%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 8 (24.24%) Python
4 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 6 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 4 (12.12%) Ruby
5 4 (12.12%) C++
6 3 (9.09%) C
7 2 (6.06%) Korn
7 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) CISSP
2 2 (6.06%) PMP
2 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.06%) GCIA
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Sybase
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) ArcSight
3 2 (6.06%) BMC
4 1 (3.03%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
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