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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 29 30 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Contract jobs citing Perl 24 23 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.11% 5.01% 9.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.96% 8.91% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 31
Median daily rate £436 £454 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.90% +0.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £478 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
219 258 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 46.60% 56.21% 49.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 167 105
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 18
Median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £34.75 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.25 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Cheltenham -5 7 £425 -6.38% 1
Gloucester - 3 £435 - 4
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 34 (89.47%) Security Cleared
2 33 (86.84%) DV Cleared
3 30 (78.95%) Java
4 23 (60.53%) Bash Shell
5 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
5 22 (57.89%) Python
6 21 (55.26%) Oracle
7 19 (50.00%) Unix
8 16 (42.11%) C
8 16 (42.11%) Hadoop
9 13 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (34.21%) C++
10 11 (28.95%) Linux
11 10 (26.32%) Oracle Database
12 9 (23.68%) DevOps
12 9 (23.68%) OO
13 8 (21.05%) JBoss
13 8 (21.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 8 (21.05%) ClearCase
13 8 (21.05%) Subversion
13 8 (21.05%) jQuery
13 8 (21.05%) Software Testing
13 8 (21.05%) Ruby
13 8 (21.05%) JIRA
14 7 (18.42%) Lua
14 7 (18.42%) Release Management
14 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
14 7 (18.42%) PHP
15 6 (15.79%) Windows

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 8 (21.05%) JBoss
2 5 (13.16%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.89%) Node.js
4 2 (5.26%) Confluence
4 2 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (2.63%) Apache
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.63%) CMS
5 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) DHCP
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) Hadoop
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.89%) Big Data
5 2 (5.26%) DB2
6 1 (2.63%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.63%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.63%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) ClearCase
1 8 (21.05%) JIRA
1 8 (21.05%) Subversion
1 8 (21.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
3 6 (15.79%) Ant
3 6 (15.79%) Apache Ivy
3 6 (15.79%) Maven
4 5 (13.16%) Hudson
4 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
4 5 (13.16%) LoadRunner
4 5 (13.16%) Rational Functional Tester
5 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
5 4 (10.53%) Selenium
6 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Developer
2 22 (57.89%) Java Developer
3 16 (42.11%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Test Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Test Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.63%) FPGA Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Software Test Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) jQuery
2 5 (13.16%) Hibernate
2 5 (13.16%) HTML
2 5 (13.16%) JSON
2 5 (13.16%) Spring
3 2 (5.26%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.63%) Kafka
4 1 (2.63%) Middleware
4 1 (2.63%) OpenCL
4 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.63%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.26%) DataPower
1 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.26%) VHDL
2 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Cybercrime
2 1 (2.63%) Ergonomics
2 1 (2.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Unix
2 11 (28.95%) Linux
3 6 (15.79%) Windows
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (23.68%) DevOps
3 9 (23.68%) OO
4 8 (21.05%) Software Testing
5 7 (18.42%) Release Management
6 6 (15.79%) Integration Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 6 (15.79%) Test Management
7 5 (13.16%) Functional Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (13.16%) TDD
7 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
8 4 (10.53%) Automation Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 4 (10.53%) Defect Tracking
8 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (10.53%) SDLC
8 4 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) Java
2 23 (60.53%) Bash Shell
3 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 22 (57.89%) Python
4 16 (42.11%) C
5 13 (34.21%) C++
6 8 (21.05%) Ruby
7 7 (18.42%) Lua
7 7 (18.42%) PHP
8 5 (13.16%) C#
8 5 (13.16%) PL/SQL
8 5 (13.16%) SQL
9 1 (2.63%) Scala
9 1 (2.63%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 34 (89.47%) Security Cleared
2 33 (86.84%) DV Cleared
3 5 (13.16%) ISEB
3 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
4 4 (10.53%) Sun Certification
5 2 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.63%) RHCE
6 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (2.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (13.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.53%) Sun
4 3 (7.89%) IBM
5 2 (5.26%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.63%) Altera
6 1 (2.63%) VMware
6 1 (2.63%) Xilinx