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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 32 42 26
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Contract jobs citing Perl 20 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.26% 3.56% 5.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.77% 6.07% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 15
Average daily rate £500 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £474 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.20 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
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
228 280 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 48.51% 58.70% 43.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 181 90
Average daily rate £400 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 17
Average hourly rate £44.10 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.76% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.50 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.25 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 3 £650 +44.44% 8
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 30 (96.77%) Security Cleared
2 29 (93.55%) DV Cleared
3 25 (80.65%) Java
4 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
4 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (54.84%) Python
5 17 (54.84%) Bash Shell
6 16 (51.61%) Oracle
7 14 (45.16%) C
7 14 (45.16%) Unix
8 11 (35.48%) Hadoop
9 10 (32.26%) Oracle Database
9 10 (32.26%) OO
10 9 (29.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 9 (29.03%) ClearCase
10 9 (29.03%) Subversion
10 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (25.81%) Lua
11 8 (25.81%) Release Management
11 8 (25.81%) PHP
12 7 (22.58%) C++
12 7 (22.58%) Ant
12 7 (22.58%) Ruby
12 7 (22.58%) Maven
12 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
12 7 (22.58%) Apache Ivy
13 6 (19.35%) Integration Testing
13 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
13 6 (19.35%) Windows
13 6 (19.35%) Linux

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (9.68%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) DHCP
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) Hadoop
2 10 (32.26%) Oracle Database
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.68%) Big Data
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.23%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.23%) Neo4j
5 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) ClearCase
1 9 (29.03%) Subversion
1 9 (29.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 7 (22.58%) Ant
2 7 (22.58%) Apache Ivy
2 7 (22.58%) Maven
3 4 (12.90%) Cucumber
3 4 (12.90%) LoadRunner
3 4 (12.90%) Rational Functional Tester
3 4 (12.90%) Selenium
4 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.45%) JIRA
5 1 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Developer
2 18 (58.06%) Java Developer
3 13 (41.94%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Test Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) C++ Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Data Scientist
6 1 (3.23%) FPGA Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Software Test Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) jQuery
2 1 (3.23%) Kafka
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) OpenCL
2 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.23%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
1 2 (6.45%) VHDL
2 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Cybercrime
2 1 (3.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Unix
2 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) OO
3 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (25.81%) Release Management
5 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Integration Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
7 5 (16.13%) Test Management
7 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
8 4 (12.90%) Automation Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.90%) DevOps
8 4 (12.90%) Functional Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Manual Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Performance Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (12.90%) System Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
8 4 (12.90%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
3 17 (54.84%) Bash Shell
3 17 (54.84%) Python
4 14 (45.16%) C
5 8 (25.81%) Lua
5 8 (25.81%) PHP
6 7 (22.58%) C++
6 7 (22.58%) Ruby
7 1 (3.23%) Scala
7 1 (3.23%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 30 (96.77%) Security Cleared
2 29 (93.55%) DV Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) Sun Certification
4 4 (12.90%) ISEB
4 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
5 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (3.23%) RHCE
6 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) Sun
3 1 (3.23%) Altera
3 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.23%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.23%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) Xilinx
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