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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 26 22 39
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Contract jobs citing Perl 26 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.62% 2.20% 2.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.94% 5.88% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 0 7
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£405 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 - £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
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
201 85 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 43.41% 37.44% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 43 111
Average daily rate £390 £363 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% -4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 21
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.70 £12.75 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.60 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
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 20 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
Gloucester - 15 £400 - 2
Cheltenham -2 6 £405 - 1
Cirencester - 1 - -
Stroud - - - -
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 44 (73.33%) Linux
2 36 (60.00%) Python
3 27 (45.00%) Bash Shell
4 26 (43.33%) SMTP
5 24 (40.00%) OO
6 23 (38.33%) Apache
7 21 (35.00%) Squid
7 21 (35.00%) LDAP
7 21 (35.00%) SNMP
7 21 (35.00%) DNS
7 21 (35.00%) Cisco
8 19 (31.67%) Internet
8 19 (31.67%) Windows
9 17 (28.33%) qmail
10 16 (26.67%) MySQL
10 16 (26.67%) DevOps
11 14 (23.33%) F5
11 14 (23.33%) Open Source
11 14 (23.33%) HTTP
11 14 (23.33%) Juniper
11 14 (23.33%) SSL
11 14 (23.33%) Zenoss
11 14 (23.33%) CCENT
11 14 (23.33%) Load Balancing
11 14 (23.33%) Problem Management
11 14 (23.33%) Ruby
11 14 (23.33%) LPIC
11 14 (23.33%) SSH
11 14 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (21.67%) Red Hat

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 23 (38.33%) Apache
2 7 (11.67%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (43.33%) SMTP
2 21 (35.00%) LDAP
2 21 (35.00%) SNMP
2 21 (35.00%) DNS
3 19 (31.67%) Internet
4 14 (23.33%) SSH
4 14 (23.33%) SSL
4 14 (23.33%) HTTP
5 8 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.67%) 3GPP
6 1 (1.67%) VSAT
6 1 (1.67%) DVB
6 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) MySQL
2 14 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.00%) Big Data
4 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.33%) DTS
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Subversion
1 9 (15.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 9 (15.00%) ClearCase
2 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.67%) Apache Ivy
2 4 (6.67%) Maven
2 4 (6.67%) Ant
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.67%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.67%) Avionics
2 1 (1.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (55.00%) Developer
2 23 (38.33%) Linux Administrator
3 21 (35.00%) Administrator
4 19 (31.67%) Python Developer
5 14 (23.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 14 (23.33%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (21.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Java Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) QA Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) C++ Developer
10 3 (5.00%) .NET Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Senior Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Build Engineer
11 1 (1.67%) C# .NET Developer
11 1 (1.67%) Linux Consultant
11 1 (1.67%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) .NET
1 3 (5.00%) J2EE
1 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.00%) Struts
1 3 (5.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (5.00%) Spring
1 3 (5.00%) jQuery
2 2 (3.33%) Drools
2 2 (3.33%) Silverlight
3 1 (1.67%) REST
3 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Open Source
2 1 (1.67%) PKI
2 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 44 (73.33%) Linux
2 19 (31.67%) Windows
3 8 (13.33%) CentOS
4 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (11.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) OO
2 16 (26.67%) DevOps
3 14 (23.33%) Load Balancing
3 14 (23.33%) Problem Management
4 12 (20.00%) ITIL
5 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (15.00%) Release Management
7 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.67%) Computer Security
9 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.33%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.33%) Service Management
10 1 (1.67%) Validation
10 1 (1.67%) Software Testing
10 1 (1.67%) Statistical Analysis
10 1 (1.67%) Test Automation
10 1 (1.67%) Performance Testing
10 1 (1.67%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (60.00%) Python
2 27 (45.00%) Bash Shell
3 14 (23.33%) Ruby
4 10 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 10 (16.67%) Java
5 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.67%) SQL
5 7 (11.67%) C++
6 5 (8.33%) PHP
6 5 (8.33%) Lua
7 4 (6.67%) VB
8 3 (5.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (5.00%) VBA
8 3 (5.00%) VB6
8 3 (5.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.00%) C#
9 2 (3.33%) C
9 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) LPIC
1 14 (23.33%) CCENT
2 10 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 10 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 8 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.67%) HND
5 1 (1.67%) ISEB
5 1 (1.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) DO-160
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (35.00%) Squid
2 17 (28.33%) qmail
3 8 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (11.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (23.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) Cisco
2 14 (23.33%) Juniper
2 14 (23.33%) F5
3 13 (21.67%) Red Hat
4 8 (13.33%) VMware
4 8 (13.33%) NetApp
5 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle
7 1 (1.67%) Sun
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