The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 26 17 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs citing Perl 28 36 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.85% 7.81% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.16% 17.48% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 31 1
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£405 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £43.75 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-10.85% +23.23%
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
251 206 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 52.40% 44.69% 36.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 104 55
Average daily rate £399 £390 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% +6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 7
Average hourly rate £53.27 £40.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.51% +15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.50 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.53 £42.50 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -1 12 £400 -1.23% 1
Gloucester -9 7 £438 +9.37% 2
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 46 (97.87%) Security Cleared
2 45 (95.74%) DV Cleared
3 44 (93.62%) Python
4 37 (78.72%) Java
5 36 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (63.83%) Ruby
7 29 (61.70%) OO
8 28 (59.57%) C++
8 28 (59.57%) Bash Shell
9 27 (57.45%) ClearCase
10 26 (55.32%) UNIX
10 26 (55.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 26 (55.32%) Subversion
11 24 (51.06%) Release Management
12 23 (48.94%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
14 17 (36.17%) PHP
14 17 (36.17%) Ant
14 17 (36.17%) Maven
14 17 (36.17%) Lua
14 17 (36.17%) Apache Ivy
15 14 (29.79%) Sun
15 14 (29.79%) Sun Certification
16 13 (27.66%) OOD
16 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
17 12 (25.53%) Scrum
18 11 (23.40%) SDH
18 11 (23.40%) TCP/IP
18 11 (23.40%) Oracle
18 11 (23.40%) STL

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (6.38%) JBoss
1 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.13%) Node.js
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) SDH
1 11 (23.40%) TCP/IP
1 11 (23.40%) Wireshark
2 10 (21.28%) 3G
2 10 (21.28%) 2G
2 10 (21.28%) 2.5G
3 9 (19.15%) 4G
4 2 (4.26%) X.509
4 2 (4.26%) IPsec
4 2 (4.26%) VoIP
4 2 (4.26%) HTTP
5 1 (2.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) MySQL
1 5 (10.64%) Hadoop
1 5 (10.64%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.26%) Big Data
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (57.45%) ClearCase
2 26 (55.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 26 (55.32%) Subversion
3 17 (36.17%) Maven
3 17 (36.17%) Ant
3 17 (36.17%) Apache Ivy
4 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
5 6 (12.77%) LoadRunner
5 6 (12.77%) Rational Functional Tester
6 4 (8.51%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (6.38%) JIRA
7 3 (6.38%) Hudson
7 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (74.47%) Developer
2 23 (48.94%) Java Developer
3 11 (23.40%) C++ Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Senior Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) STL
2 9 (19.15%) HTML
3 8 (17.02%) J2EE
4 5 (10.64%) Java EE
5 4 (8.51%) Hibernate
5 4 (8.51%) Spring
5 4 (8.51%) jQuery
5 4 (8.51%) Drools
6 3 (6.38%) JSON
7 2 (4.26%) 802.1X
8 1 (2.13%) HTML5
8 1 (2.13%) CSS3
8 1 (2.13%) Apache Camel
8 1 (2.13%) CSS
8 1 (2.13%) CGI
8 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Client/Server
1 10 (21.28%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.38%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.13%) Ergonomics
3 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.13%) PKI
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) UNIX
2 3 (6.38%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (61.70%) OO
3 24 (51.06%) Release Management
4 23 (48.94%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (27.66%) OOD
6 12 (25.53%) Scrum
7 8 (17.02%) Configuration Management
7 8 (17.02%) Test Scripting
8 7 (14.89%) User Stories
8 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
9 6 (12.77%) Software Testing
9 6 (12.77%) Functional Testing
9 6 (12.77%) ITIL
9 6 (12.77%) Test Management
10 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
11 4 (8.51%) TDD
12 3 (6.38%) Integration Testing
12 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
12 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
13 2 (4.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 44 (93.62%) Python
2 37 (78.72%) Java
3 30 (63.83%) Ruby
4 28 (59.57%) Bash Shell
4 28 (59.57%) C++
5 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
6 17 (36.17%) PHP
6 17 (36.17%) Lua
7 8 (17.02%) SQL
8 7 (14.89%) C#
8 7 (14.89%) PL/SQL
9 6 (12.77%) C
9 6 (12.77%) Shell Script
10 2 (4.26%) Tcl
11 1 (2.13%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 46 (97.87%) Security Cleared
2 45 (95.74%) DV Cleared
3 14 (29.79%) Sun Certification
4 7 (14.89%) OCPJP
5 4 (8.51%) ISTQB
5 4 (8.51%) Degree
5 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.51%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (8.51%) ISEB
6 3 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Puppet
1 3 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Sun
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle
3 5 (10.64%) OpenText
4 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) VMware
Gloucestershire
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