The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Glasgow region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 29 11 49
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +38
Contract jobs citing Perl 45 89 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.58% 11.34% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.95% 22.08% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 4
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£425 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
411 403 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 50.93% 51.34% 32.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 183 128
Average daily rate £375 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £11.84 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Perl
Scotland

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 25 July 2014, 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 62 (75.61%) Java
2 57 (69.51%) UNIX
3 45 (54.88%) SQL
4 44 (53.66%) Linux
5 43 (52.44%) OO
6 36 (43.90%) Relational Database
7 30 (36.59%) Finance
8 29 (35.37%) Spring
9 28 (34.15%) Banking
10 26 (31.71%) JavaScript
10 26 (31.71%) Sybase
10 26 (31.71%) Shell Script
11 25 (30.49%) JMS
11 25 (30.49%) DB2
11 25 (30.49%) C++
12 23 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (26.83%) XML
14 20 (24.39%) Oracle
14 20 (24.39%) Performance Tuning
15 19 (23.17%) RDBMS
15 19 (23.17%) Front Office
16 18 (21.95%) KDB
16 18 (21.95%) Multithreading
16 18 (21.95%) Python
16 18 (21.95%) C#
16 18 (21.95%) J2EE
17 16 (19.51%) OOD
17 16 (19.51%) Unit Testing
18 15 (18.29%) WebSphere
18 15 (18.29%) Equities

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 15 (18.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.44%) GemFire
3 1 (1.22%) Mule
3 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) DNS
1 2 (2.44%) Firewall
2 1 (1.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (43.90%) Relational Database
2 25 (30.49%) DB2
3 19 (23.17%) RDBMS
4 18 (21.95%) KDB
5 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (17.07%) CruiseControl
1 14 (17.07%) Selenium
2 10 (12.20%) JUnit
3 4 (4.88%) Ant
3 4 (4.88%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (2.44%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 30 (36.59%) Finance
2 28 (34.15%) Banking
3 19 (23.17%) Front Office
4 3 (3.66%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 67 (81.71%) Developer
2 37 (45.12%) Java Developer
3 13 (15.85%) C++ Developer
4 8 (9.76%) Database Developer
5 7 (8.54%) WPF Developer
5 7 (8.54%) C# Developer
6 4 (4.88%) DB2 Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (3.66%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.44%) Tester
8 2 (2.44%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.44%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (2.44%) Applications Support
8 2 (2.44%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (2.44%) Technical Leader
8 2 (2.44%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 2 (2.44%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (35.37%) Spring
2 25 (30.49%) JMS
3 22 (26.83%) XML
4 18 (21.95%) J2EE
5 14 (17.07%) CSS
5 14 (17.07%) JDBC
5 14 (17.07%) JSP
5 14 (17.07%) XSLT
5 14 (17.07%) Ajax
5 14 (17.07%) iBATIS
5 14 (17.07%) Spring MVC
5 14 (17.07%) Struts
5 14 (17.07%) Spring Web Flow
5 14 (17.07%) GWT
6 12 (14.63%) .NET
7 10 (12.20%) FIX Protocol
7 10 (12.20%) J2SE
8 9 (10.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 8 (9.76%) HTML
9 8 (9.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) Equities
2 10 (12.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (9.76%) Derivative
4 6 (7.32%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (4.88%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.88%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.44%) CMDB
7 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.22%) Physics
7 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 57 (69.51%) UNIX
2 44 (53.66%) Linux
3 4 (4.88%) Windows
4 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (52.44%) OO
2 23 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (24.39%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (21.95%) Multithreading
5 16 (19.51%) Unit Testing
5 16 (19.51%) OOD
6 14 (17.07%) MVC
6 14 (17.07%) Web Application Development
7 8 (9.76%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.54%) Data Analysis
9 6 (7.32%) Database Tuning
10 5 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.88%) Analytics
11 4 (4.88%) Automated Testing
11 4 (4.88%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.88%) Performance Analysis
12 3 (3.66%) Memory Management
12 3 (3.66%) Web Development
13 2 (2.44%) Wealth Management
13 2 (2.44%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 62 (75.61%) Java
2 45 (54.88%) SQL
3 26 (31.71%) JavaScript
3 26 (31.71%) Shell Script
4 25 (30.49%) C++
5 18 (21.95%) C#
5 18 (21.95%) Python
6 14 (17.07%) PL/SQL
7 6 (7.32%) Korn
8 5 (6.10%) VBScript
9 4 (4.88%) C
10 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.66%) AWK
11 1 (1.22%) sed
11 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) Tivoli
1 2 (2.44%) SCOM
1 2 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (31.71%) Sybase
2 20 (24.39%) Oracle
3 6 (7.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.10%) Informatica
5 4 (4.88%) Perforce
6 3 (3.66%) IBM
6 3 (3.66%) SAP
7 2 (2.44%) HP
7 2 (2.44%) BMC
7 2 (2.44%) ION Trading
7 2 (2.44%) ArcSight
7 2 (2.44%) StreamBase
8 1 (1.22%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.22%) JBoss
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago