The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 20 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Perl 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.54% - 7.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.82% - 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate
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£400 - £238
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 - £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
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Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 37.29% 21.74% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 10 17
Average daily rate £388 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.15% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £516 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £48.50 £21.50 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.58% -21.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £21.50 £23.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.30 £21.50 £31.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Perl across the Gloucester region.

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the Gloucester region.

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (76.67%) SMTP
3 18 (60.00%) LDAP
3 18 (60.00%) DNS
3 18 (60.00%) Cisco
3 18 (60.00%) Squid
4 17 (56.67%) Internet
5 14 (46.67%) qmail
5 14 (46.67%) Bash Shell
5 14 (46.67%) Python
6 13 (43.33%) Apache
7 12 (40.00%) HTTP
7 12 (40.00%) SNMP
7 12 (40.00%) Red Hat
7 12 (40.00%) Juniper
7 12 (40.00%) SSL
7 12 (40.00%) F5
7 12 (40.00%) Zenoss
7 12 (40.00%) CCENT
7 12 (40.00%) LPIC
7 12 (40.00%) Load Balancing
8 9 (30.00%) Windows
8 9 (30.00%) DevOps
9 8 (26.67%) ITIL
10 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
10 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
10 7 (23.33%) VMware
10 7 (23.33%) NetApp
10 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (23.33%) CentOS

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 13 (43.33%) Apache
2 6 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (76.67%) SMTP
2 18 (60.00%) DNS
2 18 (60.00%) LDAP
3 17 (56.67%) Internet
4 12 (40.00%) SSL
4 12 (40.00%) HTTP
4 12 (40.00%) SNMP
5 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
6 6 (20.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (20.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 14 (46.67%) Administrator
3 12 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 12 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (36.67%) Developer
4 11 (36.67%) Python Developer
5 6 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) QA Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Build Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Linux Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Designer
8 1 (3.33%) Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Tester
8 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Security Administrator
8 1 (3.33%) Quality Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) QA Tester
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Open Source
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (30.00%) Windows
3 7 (23.33%) CentOS
4 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 9 (30.00%) DevOps
3 8 (26.67%) ITIL
4 6 (20.00%) OO
4 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (13.33%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Python
1 14 (46.67%) Bash Shell
2 7 (23.33%) Ruby
3 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) LPIC
1 12 (40.00%) CCENT
2 6 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) QA
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) Squid
2 14 (46.67%) qmail
3 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (20.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (40.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Cisco
2 12 (40.00%) Juniper
2 12 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (40.00%) F5
3 7 (23.33%) VMware
3 7 (23.33%) NetApp
4 6 (20.00%) Microsoft