The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 23 36 8
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -28
Contract jobs citing Perl 29 13 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.07% 2.91% 11.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.93% 5.56% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 39
Median daily rate £436 £405 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.71% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £377 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £483 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £365 £373
% change year-on-year
+7.53% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Perl
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
243 234 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 50.84% 52.35% 51.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 144 112
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 18
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £34.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +6 7 £435 +6.09% 9
Cheltenham -3 6 £425 +6.25%
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 36 (83.72%) Security Cleared
2 33 (76.74%) DV Cleared
3 32 (74.42%) Java
4 26 (60.47%) JavaScript
4 26 (60.47%) Python
5 24 (55.81%) Bash Shell
6 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (51.16%) Oracle
7 22 (51.16%) Unix
8 17 (39.53%) Hadoop
9 16 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (34.88%) C
11 14 (32.56%) C++
11 14 (32.56%) Linux
12 12 (27.91%) DevOps
13 11 (25.58%) JBoss
13 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
13 11 (25.58%) jQuery
13 11 (25.58%) Spring
13 11 (25.58%) JSON
13 11 (25.58%) JIRA
14 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
15 9 (20.93%) Ruby
15 9 (20.93%) OO
15 9 (20.93%) Red Hat
16 8 (18.60%) Hibernate
16 8 (18.60%) ClearCase
16 8 (18.60%) HTML
16 8 (18.60%) C#
16 8 (18.60%) PL/SQL

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (25.58%) JBoss
1 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.30%) Apache
3 3 (6.98%) Alfresco
3 3 (6.98%) Apache Solr
4 2 (4.65%) Confluence
4 2 (4.65%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.33%) CMS
5 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Intranet
2 2 (4.65%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) DHCP
3 1 (2.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (39.53%) Hadoop
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.98%) Big Data
4 3 (6.98%) MySQL
5 2 (4.65%) DB2
6 1 (2.33%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.33%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.33%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) JIRA
2 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
3 8 (18.60%) ClearCase
3 8 (18.60%) Hudson
3 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
3 8 (18.60%) Subversion
3 8 (18.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (13.95%) Ant
4 6 (13.95%) Apache Ivy
4 6 (13.95%) Maven
5 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
5 4 (9.30%) Selenium
6 3 (6.98%) LoadRunner
6 3 (6.98%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Developer
2 23 (53.49%) Java Developer
3 17 (39.53%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Test Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Test Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Support Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Support Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Specialist
8 1 (2.33%) Data Scientist
8 1 (2.33%) Web Applications Specialist
8 1 (2.33%) Web Applications Support
8 1 (2.33%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) jQuery
1 11 (25.58%) JSON
1 11 (25.58%) Spring
2 8 (18.60%) Hibernate
2 8 (18.60%) HTML
3 5 (11.63%) Node.js
4 3 (6.98%) Java EE
4 3 (6.98%) XML
5 2 (4.65%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (4.65%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (2.33%) Kafka
6 1 (2.33%) Middleware
6 1 (2.33%) OpenCL
6 1 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.33%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Clustering
2 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) DataPower
2 2 (4.65%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) VHDL
3 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Cybercrime
3 1 (2.33%) Ergonomics
3 1 (2.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (51.16%) Unix
2 14 (32.56%) Linux
3 6 (13.95%) Windows
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (27.91%) DevOps
4 9 (20.93%) OO
5 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 8 (18.60%) TDD
6 7 (16.28%) Release Management
7 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
7 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
7 6 (13.95%) Test Management
8 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
9 4 (9.30%) Integration Testing
9 4 (9.30%) Manual Testing
9 4 (9.30%) Performance Testing
9 4 (9.30%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
9 4 (9.30%) System Testing
9 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
9 4 (9.30%) Validation
9 4 (9.30%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 32 (74.42%) Java
2 26 (60.47%) JavaScript
2 26 (60.47%) Python
3 24 (55.81%) Bash Shell
4 15 (34.88%) C
5 14 (32.56%) C++
6 9 (20.93%) Ruby
7 8 (18.60%) C#
7 8 (18.60%) PL/SQL
7 8 (18.60%) SQL
8 7 (16.28%) Lua
8 7 (16.28%) PHP
9 1 (2.33%) Scala
9 1 (2.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 36 (83.72%) Security Cleared
2 33 (76.74%) DV Cleared
3 4 (9.30%) Sun Certification
4 3 (6.98%) ISEB
4 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.33%) RHCE
5 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (2.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (18.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Oracle
2 9 (20.93%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.30%) Sun
4 3 (6.98%) IBM
5 2 (4.65%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.65%) HP
6 1 (2.33%) Altera
6 1 (2.33%) VMware
6 1 (2.33%) Xilinx